East West Orchestra

Sarajevo plays Hamlet at the beginning of the 21st century The first release of East West Orchestra joins the three acclaimed Bosnian musicians, Dino Šukalo (guitar, keyboards and programming), Attila Aksoy (bass guitar, baglama, cumbus, percussions) and


by Nermin Hamzagić (2009) The boomerang generation Whenever I have doubts about the meaning and purpose of art, I recall the siege of Sarajevo, because in those days, it was that gave us the meaning and

Football, Football

In a suburb of Naples, a group of young people plays football together every night. They dream about better (football) life. Some of them come from the immigrant families from all over the world, some are


Faustian bargain and the democratisation of evil Robots, more conscious than humans, and humans less emotional than machines are the characters of this daring interpretation of FAUST. Set in the foreseeable future and based on texts


Our story Yesterday’s friends have turned into today’s enemies. It happened in Sarajevo in 1992. It happened many times in history. Why would two friends – a professor and his student – two scientists who belong


They are a power couple. Both of them are beautifully looking, with the sophisticated style. They are successful, glamorous and irresistibly sexy. The life of Nora and Torvald Helmer seems to be a model of a


The everyday dynamics of Sarajevo sometimes looks chaotic, sometimes dramatic, and, at times, illuminating. The never-ending streams of daily life, politics, culture, different religions and atheism, sports and of the death that is so ubiquitous in

Ugly Duckling

Andersen’s fairy tale “The Ugly Duckling” reffers to us all, pointing to a ubiquitous problem that arises as a challenge to the youngest members of our society’s most vulnerable period in their development. Non acceptance of

Schaubuehne Berlin

In February 2009, the East West Theatre Company hosted one of the highest-profile theatre companies in Europe, Schaubuhne Berlin, as a central part of the project East West Fest Berlin in Sarajevo. This was one of the events in

Master Class by Mathew Bourne’s New Adventures

Mathew Bourne’s New Adventures is the UK’s premier contemporary dance/theatre touring company. Workshop was held by Steve Kirkham and Madelaine Brennan at the National Theatre Sarajevo. The project Europeans on the Move was supported by the

Master Class by Larisa Lipovac

Master Class and a workshop for East West Theatre company actors and professionals by the artistic director of the contemporary dance center TALA and one of the leading choreographers in the region.