Discussions on Contemporary Mexican Theatre

On 8 May at the Gobbi Hilda Stage of the National Theatre, invited guests will discuss contemporary Mexican theatre.


  • Luis de Tavira, founder and famous Director of the National Theatre of Mexico
  • Aurora Cano, current Director of the National Theatre of Mexico and founder of the DramaFest Mexican Centre for Contemporary Drama
  • Jesús Hermandez, internationally recognised lighting designer (Moscow)
  • Javier Valdivieslo, Director of the Cervantes Institute

8 May 2023, Monday, 8.30 pm, Gobbi Hilda Stage

További cikkek
A Színházi Olimpia hivatalos megnyitója - fotó: 4K Media Studio
Hungary's stages hosted the world's top theatre artists during the 10th Theatre Olympics from April 2023. The genre-rich programme attracted 200 000 viewers and put the country on the world theatre map.
Kutszegi Csaba
The diverse programme of the 10th Theatre Olympics included dance, a special genre of theatre. Among more than 40 performances were classical ballet, contemporary dance, movement art, and folk dance. We asked critic Csaba Kutszegi for his views on the performances.
The founder of the Theatre Olympics, Teodoros Terzopulos, is currently in Budapest rehearsing with the company of the National Theatre of Hungary for the production of Mother Courage and Her Children. We talked about the 10th Theatre Olympics hosted by Hungary, his relationship with tradition and audiences, and also the upcoming play.