showcase festival draamamaa.weekend 2016

4th Estonian performing arts showcase festival draamamaa.weekend takes place 10.-12. XI 2016 in Tallinn.

It is a special festival for foreign theater managers, curators, programmers and critics. During the three-day long festival our guests can see and experience a concentrated selection of Estonian contemporary performing arts with an international potential. This year’s festival showcases nine performances from Theatre NO99, Kanuti Gildi SAAL, Von Krahl Theatre, Sõltumatu Tantsu Lava, Vaba Lava & R.A.A.A.M, Kinoteater, Tartu New Theatre and Theatrum.

draamamaa.weekend 2016 program:


16.00 Kinoteater “The Lessons of a Young Teacher” (Location: Kanuti Gildi SAAL, Pikk 20)

19.00 Vaba Lava & R.A.A.A.M “I’d Rather Dance With You” (Location: Theatre Centre Vaba Lava, Telliskivi 60a, C1)

21.00 Theatre NO99 “NO42 El Dorado: The Clown’s Raid of Destruction” (Location: Theatre NO99, Sakala 3)


17.00 Theatrum “Popi and Huhuu” (Location: Theatrum, Vene 14)

19.00 Von Krahl Theatre “Paradise” (Location: Von Krahl Theatre, Rataskaevu 10)

21.30 Kanuti Gildi SAAL‘s co-production “State and Design” (Location: Kanuti Gildi SAAL, Pikk 20)


14.00 Sõltumatu Tantsu Lava “GENESIS remix” (Location: Sõltumatu Tantsu Lava, Telliskivi 60a, C1)

16.00 Tartu New Theatre “The Charm of Burnt Fields” (Location: Kanuti Gildi SAAL, Pikk 20)

19.00 Theatre NO99 “NO39 Mother Courage” (Location: Theatre NO99, Sakala 3)

23.30 Ringhold “stories from the wild wild blues” (Location: Theatre NO99, Sakala 3)

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Liisi Aibel,


draamamaa.weekend is organised by Estonian Theater Agency and theatres involved.

draamamaa.weekend is supported by Estonian Ministry of Culture and Cultural Endowment of Estonia.


Liisi Aibel

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Heidi Aadma