Theatres Night is part of the European Theatre Night platform, which happened for the first time in Bulgaria in September 2013. The initiative had to be communicated as a modern and emotional cause that combined the institutional and the independent scene and allowed the talented and cosmopolitan people to express themselves.
A classic Shakespearean works read through the nigh tlife of the theater – iconic scenes from “Hamlet“ were selected for the first edition.
THEATRES NIGHT 2013
Director: Martin Markov
DoP: Zlatimir Arakliev
Location: Youth Theatre „Nikolay Binev”, Sofia
Talent: Ivo Arakov, Actor
Idea: The night life of the theatre
The initiative has become one of the largest and meaningful cultural events in Sofia with its very first edition and 20-hour program, with more than 80 contents and over 30 000 spectators and visitors in theaters, halls, clubs, galleries, and outdoor locations. The following year the Theatres Night turned into a national campaign that was celebrated in 11 Bulgarian cities.