33 performances and events are rejoining at the 8th edition of the UNDERCLOUD International Independent Theater Festival during August 22-31. The festival is taking places at the National Romanian Peasant Museum.
The edition of this year is running under EFFE 2015-2016 – Europe for Festivals’ logo. Actually, UNDERCLOUD is the only international independent theater festival in Romania that has been awarded the Festivals for Europe international certificate given by the European Commission and the Association of the Festivals in Europe.
12 performances signed by young artists are racing for the Contest section.
Guests from Romania section comprises shows starring experienced, famous Romanian actors such as Oana Pellea, Marian Ralea, Florin Piersic jr, Marius Manole, Vlad Zamfirescu, Claudiu Bleont, etc.
Guest from abroad section focuses on theater in Republic of Moldova. The Foosbook theatre Lab in Chisinau is presenting three performances: Sex &Perestroika, Bash and Nekrotitanium by Mitos Micleusanu.
Israel is represented by The Fall by Albert Camus played by Niko Nitai, who will be awarded the UNDERCLOUD 2015 Excellence Prize. The setting of the show has been performed for 45 years and is also included in the Record Guinness Book.
Italy is bringing Occident Express by Matei Visniec having its premiere at Turin Book Fair. Ashes Afar, a Fringe co-production is coming from the Edinburgh Theater Festival.
Tickets are available at bilete.ro/undercloud. The price of a ticket is RON 35.