Presentation of the Shakespeare Festival

Yesterday, the presentation of the first Ukrainian Shakespeare Festival in Ivano-Frankivsk and the European Network of Shakespeare Festivals took place in the Bastion gallery and in the restaurant "Corassini by Roberto".

The presentation was attended by:

University of Worcester Professor Nicoletta Chinpoesch;

Director of the European Network of Shakespeare Festivals Philip Parr;

 Natalia Torkut, Head of the Ukrainian Interuniversity Shakespeare Center;

 Director of the University of Birmingham's Shakespeare Institute in Stratford-upon-Avon, Michael Dobson;

 Program director of the festival Iryna Chuzhinova;

 General Director of the festival Rostyslav Derzypilskyi;

 Shakespeare expert from Dublin Emma Vyrubalova;

 Co-curator of the International Shakespeare Festival in Gdańsk and vice-president of the Polish Shakespeare Society, Anna Kowalczyk-Pawlik;

 Secretary of the European Shakespeare Network, Joanna Śnieżko.

 Scientists from different countries of the world emphasized the significance of the event for the development of cultural connection and international cooperation in the field of Shakespeare studies.

 We are proud that we had such respectable guests.