The 22 edition of

Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival

27.07 – 5.08

The 22th Shakespeare Festival

Programme

Outstanding artists from around the world! Performances from Argentina, Czech Republic, Iran, Germany, Poland and Italy.
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D1 / Friday, 27 July


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Main Programme

Performance


Studio Buffo, Poland

Romeo and Juliet

dir. Janusz Józefowicz
17:30 , 20:30 / Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre / 110 min

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Theater Freiburg, Germany

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

dir. Ewelina Marciniak
20:00 / Gdańsk, Teatr Wybrzeże / 170 min/ 18+

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Divadlo Kontra, Slovakia

Macbeth

15:00 / TwO / 55 min

D2 / Saturday, 28 July


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Performance


AST in Krakow, Poland / pissed-off with Shakespeare

#The Rape of Lucrece

dir. Marcin Liber
17:00, 21:00 / Gdańsk, Teatr Wybrzeże, Czarna Sala / 120 min

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La Fiesta Del Viejo Group, Argentina

La fiesta del viejo

dir. Fernando Ferrer
18:00, 21:10 / Sopot, Scena Kameralna TW/ 90 min

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Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, England

Two Gentlemen of Verona

16:00 / BOTO, Sopot / 90 min

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Divadlo Kontra, Slovakia

Macbeth

19:00 / TwO / 55 min

D3 / Sunday, 29 July


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Golden Yorick

Performance


Teatr Pieśń Kozła, Wrocław / Golden Yorick Competition

Hamlet – a commentary

dir. Grzegorz Bral
19:00 / Gdańsk, Teatr Wybrzeże / 60 min

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Teatr Rozbark, Poland

bless the king_a non-lyrical song

17:00 / Scena Kameralna TW, Sopot / 30 min

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AST Kraków, IV rok WRD, Poland

Hamlet

20:30, 22:00 / TwO / 60 min

D4 / Monday, 30 July


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MOSTAGHEL Theatre, TEHERAN, IRAN

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

dir. Mostafa Koushki
19:00 /Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre/ 80 min

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Sofia Amendolea THEATRE COMPANY, Italy

Riccardo. Long Live The King

17:00 / Scena Kameralna TW, Sopot / 80 min

D5 / Tuesday, 31 July


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Mostaghel Theatre, Teheran, Iran

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

dir. Mostafa Koushki
18:00/ Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre/ 80 min

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Teatr Andersena in Lublin, Polska / pissed-off with Shakespeare

HMLT

dir. Magda Szpecht
20:30 / Gdańsk, Teatr Wybrzeże / 135 min/ 16+

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Piotr Mateusz Wach, Poland

Ritual 23 or images from the death of a leader

PERFORMANCE CANCELLED

D6 / Wednesday, 1 August


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Main Programme

Performance


Teatr Bagatela in Krakow, Poland / pissed-off with Shakespeare

Looking for Romeo

dir. Klaudia Hartung-Wójciak
18:00, 20:00 / Gdańsk, Teatr Wybrzeże, Czarna Sala/ 60 min

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Joanna Chułek, Poland

#Lady JOanna

15:30, 18:00 / TwO / 50 min

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Białołęckie Zagłębie Teatralne, Poland

Shaketherapy. The art of life

19:30 / KFK, Gdańsk / 80 min

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Magdalena Mellin/Monika Wińczyk aka Pink&Yellow, Poland

I stand at the edge of the river

21:30 / GTS plener / 45 min

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Teatr Bakałarz, Poland

Hatred

22:30 / GTS plener / 50 min

D7 / Thursday, 2 August


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Main Programme

Performance


Divadlo pod Palmovkou, Czech Republic

Measure for Measure

dir. Jan Klata
16:00, 20:00 / Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre / 110 min/ 15+

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Main Programme

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Bea Von Malchus, Germany

Queens

19:00 / Sopot, Scena Kameralna TW/ 125 min

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Unteatru, Romania

Hamlet

18:30 i 20:30 / Czarna Sala TW, Gdańsk / 50 min

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Parrabbola, England

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

22:15 / GTS plener / 60 min

D8 / Friday, 3 August


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Main Programme

Performance


Bea Von Malchus, Germany

Queens

19:00 / Sopot, Scena Kameralna TW/ 125 min

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Parrabbola, England

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

14:00 / GTS plener / 60 min

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Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, England

Two Gentlemen of Verona

17:00 / BOTO, Sopot / 90 min

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AST Kraków, IV rok WRD, Poland

Hamlet, i.e. Ophelia

22:00 / KFK Gdańsk / 45 min

D9 / Saturday, 4 August


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Sardegna Teatro and Compagnia Teatropersona, Italy

Macbeth

dir. Alessandro Serra
18:00 / Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre/ 90 min

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Golden Yorick

Performance


Teatr Muzyczny Capitol, Wrocław / GOLDEN YORICK Competition

Macbeth

dir. Agata Duda-Gracz
20:30 / Gdańsk, Teatr Wybrzeże / 210 min/ 18+

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Sofia Amendolea THEATRE COMPANY, Italy

Riccardo. Long Live The King

17:00 / Scena Kameralna TW, Sopot / 80 min

D10 / Sunday, 5 August


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Performance


Sardegna Teatro i Compagnia Teatropersona, Włochy

Macbeth

dir. Alessandro Serra
18:00/ Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre/ 90 min

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Piotr Mateusz Wach, Poland

Ritual 23 or images from the death of a leader

17:00 / TwO / 40 min/ 18+

The 21st Gdansk Shakespeare Festival

About the Festival

The Gdansk Shakespeare Festival is an international platform for artists to interact with the European public. Outstanding new renditions of classic Shakespeare plays, critic debates, workshops, as well as a plethora of other accompanying events such as concerts, exhibitions, performances, street dances, stand-up comedy, meetings with the artists and open rehearsals.



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Venues

The events of the Gdansk Shakespeare Festival will take place in different venues in Tricity. Our map will help you get around and find all the festival’s events.

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