Friday 03 July 2015 - 16:56 to Saturday 12 September 2015 - 16:56

Les Kurbas Lviv academic theatre and Art workshop "Drabyna” with the support of the British Council in Ukraine invite young directors to participate in the competition to create stage readings of plays by modern British authors:

- David Harrower "Knives in hens"

- Caryl Churchill "There in the distance"

- Duncan Macmillan's "Lungs"

To participate, the directors should:

- send their CV and request the text of one of the pieces at and

- send explication of the received play and ideas to realize it by 00:00 August 4, 2015 to and

The results of the first stage of selection will be announced on 7 August 2015.

Key dates of the project:

3 July – 4 August 2015 – accepting applications

August 7, 2015 – announcement of the results of the first stage of the competition

15 August 2015 – II stage of the competition – analysis of the drama under the supervision of Vladimir Kuchinsky (artistic director of the Lviv Les Kurbas academic theatre) and the selection of three winners

16 August — 09 September 2015 – rehearsal period

10,11,12 September 2015 - public readings within the theatre program of the Lviv Publishers' Forum 2015

To participate in the readings Directors will be able to invite actors of the Les Kurbas theatre and other theatres of Lviv.