Mini International Festival “Europe speaks out”: Seven monologues about Europe


National Theatre of Northern Greece


Friday 10 May - Saturday 11 May
21:00 - 22:10


Theatre of the Society for Macedonian Studies

Mini International Festival “Europe speaks out”: Seven monologues about Europe

National Theatre of Northern Greece

During the mini International Festival “Europe Speaks Out”, organized by the NTNG, seven artists from different countries are presenting seven  one-acts about Europe today. This show is part of a project that was presented – for the first time- at the Staatstheater Stuttgart (Stuttgart State Theatre) in June 2018.

With English and Greek surtitles.


  • Russia: “Russia keeps silent – Zarema Zaudinova

Based on an idea of Elena Gremina.

Composed by Αlina Αnufrienko, Written and directed by Zarema Zaudinova


  • Greece (Athens): Greek freak – Simos Kakalas

Written and directed by Simos Kakalas


  • France: «Res Publica» – Cécile Auxire-Marmouget

From the original text “La chose publique” by Philippe Dujardin

Directed by Cécile Auxire-Marmouget.


  • Turkey: «Sunset at the valley of words» – Elif Urse

Written byTunç Erenkuş, Directed by Elif Urse


  • Italy (Piccolo Teatro di Milano – Teatro d’Europa): «The swordfish» – Mauro Lamantia

Based on the popular song “U pisci spada”.

Composed by Domenico Modugno, Directed by Tindaro Granata


  • Hungary: «Highest Common Multiple» – Janka Kopek*

An idea of Enikő Eszenyi & Janka Kopek, Based on the novels written by Attila Bartis & András Forgách.

Directed by Enikő Eszenyi

*(Only on Friday 10/05)


  • Greece (Thessaloniki) “Diogeneia” – Giannis Tsemperlidis

Based on Diogeneia by Sotiris Dimitriou.

Written and Directed by Michalis Sionas.