Press conference of international premiere of the world-famous director R. Wilson’s “Dorian“
Press conference of the National Kaunas Drama Theatre dedicated to the international premiere of the world-famous director R. Wilson’s “Dorian“.
Robert Wilson: “I have been doing the same thing for 55 years and when meeting an actor the first thing I do is ask him if he can stand on stage. It’s the most difficult thing to do. I just look at the actor standing and it’s all there“.
Participants included: the author of the concept, director, set and lighting designer Robert Wilson, assistant director Aivaras Micius, director of „Kaunas 2022“ Virginija Vitkienė, general director of the National Theatre of Drama Egidijus Stancikas, artistic director of the National Theatre of Drama, theatre historian Edgaras Klivis.
The premiere will take place on 1st of October 2022.
Lucie Jansch photos
The performance is part of the “Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022” programme, created in collaboration with the German D’haus Theatre in Düsseldorf (Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus). The production is produced by EDM. Supported by the Goethes Institute and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Lithuania.