A party with the personificated death, based on Lithuanian mythology and folklore. It's a game-ritual, which brings us back from the existence of Facebook to the nature. It‘s a fascinating combination of ancient ritual and today's casual life, folk and modern humor, spooky impressions grounded with centuries-old mythical experience.
This is modern and performative play where creators and spectators act together by traveling among 7 colours, 7 qualities, 7 sounds and 7 rituals. This is a journey through 7 human energy centers, otherwise known as circles. Authentic sounding ancient instrumental and vocal music from various regions of Lithuania is combined with modern dance, animated symbols, where live music of national instruments and multipart songs is accompanied by symbolic, ritual actions.
"And what's next?" We ask expecting a specific answer. However, you soon realize that there is no answer to this question. This contradiction becomes the starting point of the play "bowel".
Director Naubertas JASINSKAS for the performance "bowel" in 2022 was awarded the Golden Cross of the Stage, most important and honorable performing arts award in Lithuania as the best young artist.
Warm, intimate storytelling about the loss of the closest person, yet sarcastic critics of contemporary Western pseudo-spirituality. From contemporary Russian dramatist and Lithuanian director – both with budistic perseption and non-conformist approach to theatre.
The inscenisation of the legendary Marguerite Duras script "Hiroshima, mon amour". It's a sensitive story about two persons in love and the only one blink of their life, when all other days wannish. It's a story about impossible love, about love in a presence of war.
Interactive educational performance for children 5-8 years old
The child is curious: "Where did I come from?", and you don't dare or don't know how to talk about it? The Kaunas City Chamber Theater offers a way out that makes it easier for parents and educators to talk about this "uncomfortable" topic. Bring your child to the cognitive education performance WHERE AM I FROM? and let him find out the whole truth about his origin through the magic of theatrical wonder!
Do you often think about the importance of considering climate change when planning a family? A couple is trying to make the most important decision in their lives - to have a child. They are educated, they sort waste, and care about the world's problems. They care about the future of humanity. And suddenly their family issue becomes particularly complicated. If you think too much, you will never make up your mind. If you rush, it can become a disaster. Conceiving a child requires good reasons. But what reasons are appropriate? And which will be destroyed first, the world or the relationship?
"Every story has a hero and a villain. In your story, you are both.", - C. Jung.
"ŽANA" is a physical theater play with an intense plot that examines the state of a person stuck between two options: to take responsibility for his actions and beliefs or to abandon them.
Haven't you got bored? There always something somehow doesn't fit. Nothing ever changes..? After all, isn't it just a time to make a decision, for what in your life you do the bet?
The performance presented in non-traditional spaces - libraries and bookstores tells about 32-year-old character who‘s suffering from a tragic accident in his teenage years. For half a decade, desperately seeking redemption, he tries to cope with pain and alienation.
Neo-gothic thriller tells a story about Katurian, a writer of short stories that often depict violence against children. He has been arrested by two detectives, Ariel and Tupolski, because some of his stories resemble recent child murders.
Combining realistic, macabric and puppet theatre, one of the most prominent Lithuanian theatre directors Gintaras Varnas asks us, is an artist responsible for murders, if they are committed according to his works?
Space can be breathing room and create release and wellness in these times of dreadful inflation of words. But space may be intolerably screaming, if it means absence of communication, distance from friendship, love ones and emotional deficit.
The idea of the PinoKeys movement is based on a two-way approach to the character of Pinocchio: himself as a growing personality, striving to meet the concept of a "good person", trying to fit in and please, and society's attitude towards each of us who do not conform to the "norms". The aim of the project is to manifest a social position, to offer a new model of behavior, a new relationship with the group of "different", "fake". Aim to create a precedent for crowd empathy – one that evokes not destructive, divisive, but unifying, communal crowd sentiments.
COSMOLOGICAL OPERA S‘ANATOMIA
Who, constructing the house of himself or herself, not for a day but for all time.
-Walt Whitman, KOSMOS
Cosmological opera S‘ANATOMIA is a 12-part interactive act built on drone music. Such form is chosen due to contemporary research of acoustics and physics, as well as the newest tendencies of visual theatre.
A painful biographical conversation with three superwomen: Irma, Ernesta and Aistė. These women will reveal to us- uninteresting people, what does it mean to live without vision, to move in wheelchair, why dancing is easier than walking.
The performance space is adapted for people with reduced mobility.
Based on real stories of teenagers
Are superheroes born or do you can become one? How to be hero to yourself? What authorities to follow? How to become the better version of yourself? How to survive bullying? What is friendship and love? How to not be afraid of dreaming and always be yourself? These and other questions are posed by performance “Superheroes.“
Father and son story on generational differences and paternal influence on our decisions. How we choose our goals - according to our own ideals or those which are formed by our parents?