International theatre festival “Golden lion-2019”

(28.09 – 06.10)
International theatre festival “Golden Lion” will be held from September 28 to October 6, 2019, under the patronage of the Minister of Culture of Ukraine Yevhen Nyshchuk. Since the festival celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, a lot of famous, interesting stage and street performances will be presented.

This year we will present some successful, powerful, experimental theatrical productions from around the world. Everyone who still wants to take part in the festival can download and fill in the application form.

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International Theater Festival “Golden Lion-2019”
In 2019, the International Golden Lion Theater Festival will be held from September 28 to October 6 under the auspices of the Minister of Culture of Ukraine Yevhen Nishchuk. This year the festival turns 30, and you will see many new, vibrant, artistic stage and street performances from around the world. Traditionally, the festival will open with a solemn carnival procession. For the first time, the festival will be united by street and stage genres, and the latest premieres of well-known directors, whose formation as artists took place at our festival, will be brought. In particular, Jerzy Zony (Poland), Atila Vidniansky (Hungary), Avtandil Varsimashvili (Georgia), Stanislav Moiseyev (Ukraine), Dmitry Bogomazov (Ukraine) and others.

Information support
  • Lviv Academic Theater «Voskresinnia»
  • 79007, Grigorenko pl., 5, Lviv, Ukraine
Partners and sponsors

Our festival is supported by the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine, Department of Culture Regional State Administration, Lviv Regional Council and the Department of Culture, Lviv City Council.

However, in addition to official support from the pro-government structures help us and a simple art lovers. We are very grateful to everyone who supported our festival financially, information or a differently in any way. Among the organizations that help us are: