Major division of performing arts tradition into old-school and modern are characteristic of Ukraine. Kyiv, Lviv, Kharkiv, Donetsk, and Odessa are centres of both kinds of performing arts. The presentation will focus on a few Ukrainian theatres which stage performances based on modern scripts using contemporary elements of music and dance, as well as on projects, events and festivals which familiarize the audience with modern theatre, music and dance trends.
About the artists
Olha Kik is a cultural manager in the NGO Art Workshop Drabyna. A coordinator of theatre and drama projects at the festivals held in Lviv and partner with major Ukrainian and international cultural institutions. She is in Cluj for Temps d’Images Festival as part of the residency granted by Eastern European Performing Arts Platform and Colectiv A.