PLAY and PLAY ON!

Where
Cyprus
When
2017
Who
Cyprus Theatre Organisation
Cyprus Centre of the International Theatre Institute
Key objectives of the measure:

The programme was launched in 2012 with the aim to encourage the creation of new theatre plays by young or less known playwrights and enable them to eventually produce their work.  

Scope of the measure:
National
Nature of the measure:
financial, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

Programme PLAY encourages the creation of new theatre plays by young or less known playwrights and enables them to eventually produce their work. Therefore, this programme fosters creation, production and dissemination of artistic work. It is worth mentioning that the works selected in this context have been staged by the National Theatre Organization. The programme was designed in cooperation with the Cyprus Centre of the International Theatre Institute.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Through this structured initiative, the programme “PLAY” aims at strengthening links between the different actors in the value chain of creation, production and access in the theatre sector. More specifically, the expected outcome of this initiative relates to the promotion of domestic productions and the enrichment of the domestic contemporary theatrical repertory in Cyprus. 

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

€30000

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Publishing
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution