After its editions in Germany, France, India, Taiwan, Canada, Sweden, Korea, Cambodia, Romania and Bosnia, A Museum of (Theatre) opens its doors from Friday 1 July to Sunday 3 July 2022 at the Kandy City Center, Kandy, Sri Lanka in the framework of the Spring Festival in partnership with the French Embassy, the Alliance Française, the Goethe Institute and the University of Peradeniya
The 21st edition of the Museum (of Theatre) closed its doors in Kandy, Sri Lanka on Sunday 3 July.
A few days later, the president was chased out of his presidential palace by a crowd.
This project, inspired by Heiner Müller’s Hamlet-Machine, has been reactivated since 2003 on different continents. In Asia, America and Europe, it is at one with the country’s history and political current events, and its divisions. It allows the inhabitants to write their own history, to bear witness as citizens, to be part of the movement of the world instead of being only disillusioned viewers behind a screen.