Theatre Company Momo – Association for alternative contemporary art


Theatre Company Momo – Association for alternative contemporary art was established in 2008 in Sofia as a non-profit organization (NPO). 

Founder: Veselin Dimov - Theatre Director

Theatre Company Momo acts in the area of theatre and performing arts by creating its own productions and organising workshops, seminars and educational models.

The aims of the organisation are:

  • to promote in the Bulgarian culture the good practices and tendencies of the world stage 
  • enriching and developing the language of contemporary Bulgarian theatre
  • finding a synthesis between art and spiritual values, art and science, bringing to light the global essential issues concerning man and his environment
  • creating artistic productions of a new type, unleashing the discoveries of Quantum Theory and the ideas and practices of eastern traditions for awareness expansion and meditation
  • creating artistic events on important topics, exploring new and alternative spaces
  • distribution of artistic products on festivals around the country and abroad
  • organisation of workshops enhancing personal and professional growth as well as the quality of life
  • practical exploration of the multimedia in the context of theatre performance 
  • promoting new or not well-established genres to the Bulgarian stage such as: documentary drama, site specifics, science-fiction drama, talk-show, live installations, audio drama, etc.

Theatre Company Momo is a co-founder and member of ACT Association for Independent Theatre in Bulgaria, a member of the biggest international network for performing arts IETM (Brussels).

2011 PROPHECY metaphysical newsletter - multimedia theatre performance

talk-show based on texts by Peter Handke and Veselin Dimov

Sfumato Theatre Laboratory Sofia

the performance was selected on the first АСТ Independent Theatre Festival in Sofia, 2011

 

2011 EMBALMED WITH LOVE (a short record of a breaking up)

by Ivan Dimitrov

Sfumato Theatre Laboratory, Sofia 

 

2010 DON JUAN OR THE LOVE OF GEOMETRY 

by Max Frisch

Drama theatre of Stara Zagora

 

2010 FRIDA

by Sanja Domazet

multimedia theatre performance 

State theatre of Youth, Sofia

 

2010 SIBERIA

by Felix Mitterer

one man show of Ivan Nestorov 

Sfumato Theatre Laboratory, Sofia

Ivan Vazov National Theatre, Sofia 

 

2009 ELISAVETA BAM (radio-play)

by Daniil Harms

Bulgarian National Radio 

 

2008 UNDERGROUND BLUES (a station play)

by Peter Handke

traveling multimedia theatre performance

Czech Cultural Centre Sofia; Sofia City Art Galery; National Academy of Fine Arts Galery; Red House Sofia; State theatre of Youth Sofia

 

2008 PLUTO (radio-play)

by Raina Markova

Bulgarian National Radio

presented on PRIX EUROPA 2008 BERLIN 

 

2007 THE DEATH AND THE MAIDEN

by Elfriede Jelinek

multimedia theatre performance

State theatre of Youth, Sofia

 

2006 A DUEL

based on texts by Chekhov

Vazrazhdane theatre, Sofia

 

2005 OFFENDING THE AUDIENCE

by Peter Handke

Red House, Sofia

 

2005 MISHIN'S TRIUMPH

based on texts by Daniil Harms

State Theatre of Satire, Sofia

 

2004 FEW STEPS SILENCE

based on three short plays by Samuel Beckett

Yellow House, Sofia

 

2003 МОМО

based on the novel by Michael Ende

multime dia theatre performance

Drama Theatre of Varna

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