25 January 2013

   adrian tibu

The colors of a Festival: SITF 2012

The Romanian TV channel, TVR 2, will broadcast on Sunday, 27th of January, at 13:00, the second part of the documentary about Sibiu International Theatre Festival’s XIX edition.

The documantary by Sanda Vişan and directed by TVR steps into the backstages of last year’s edition of Sibiu International Theatre Festival and invites the viewers to discover the event’s atmosphere by watching fragments from the productions presented by the some of the best performing arts companies in Europe, Asia an America. The most important European theatre people could be seen and heard in Sibiu: Eugenio Barba returned for the third year in Sibiu, and Peter Stein came for the first time in the heart of Transilvania. “The colors of a Festival: SITF 2012” manages to capture the diversity of Sibiu’s programme and includes short interviews with different artists and the audience.

The XIX edition of the Festival took place last year May 25th – June 3rd and gathered over 2500 artists and directors coming from all around the world, who staged in Sibiu, for ten days, more than 350 events. The 20th anniversary editions of Sibiu International Theatre Festival will take place this year 7th – 16th of June.


      © Sebastian Marcovici