Research in preparation for this project was possible through the Global Connections–ON the ROAD program, funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by Theatre Communications Group, the national organization for
professional not-for-profit American theatre.
Promenade performance collaboration with street performers, musicians, dancers, actors, and circus artists from across Bulgaria. Adaptation of the show to four different cities and festivals, integrating local paths and roads into the performances.
Sofia, Bulgaria - "Day of Sofia" Festival
Sliven, Bugaria - State Puppet Theatre of Sliven Fourth International Arts Festival
Starra Zagora, Bulgaria - International Puppet Theatre Festival “PIERROT”
Creation workshop, part 1: Workshop with ten performers, living and working in "konaka" in Smolyan, Bulgaria.
Host: Pro Rodopi Art Centre
Performers: Ivan Durev, Luiza Dushkova, Teodora Georgieva, Pencho Gudzherov, Filip Haralanov, Elena Ivanava, Gabriela Petrova, Nikolai Raichev, Ivan Tsenkov, Kristina Vladamirova
Creation workshop, part 2: Creation phase 2 in Sofia, Bulgaria at Krasno Selo Cultural Centre.
Performers: Luiza Dushkova, Pencho Gudzherov, Filip Haralanov, Elena Ivanava, Kristina Vladamirova
Concept and direction: Anna Vigeland and Peter Balov
Costumes: Viktorya Fillipova
Extra thanks: Veselina Babadjankova
Support: Art Office, Pro Rodopi Art Centre, Theatre Communications Group Global Connections (support for research phase), Canada Council for the Arts
Press: Smolyan News