La Ventana del Teatro. Surge Festival, Madrid
The Regional Government of Madrid launched the new festival Surge Madrid, Muestra de Creación Escénica Madrileña in 2014 to promote the creativeness of Madrid’s performing arts scene at the moment.
Within this festival, the Ventana del Teatro (May 13th – 17th) showcased a selection of the most representative theatrical productions staged in Madrid. Playwright and director Darío Facal was the artistic curator of this showcase that presented 19 full shows from celebrated theatre companies, whose work is marked by their leading artists’ strong personality and vision.
Ventana del teatro gathered representatives from some of the most important theatre festivals and performing centres, such as D-Caf from Egypt, Sundance and Under the Radar from US, Edinburgh Festival from UK, Tempo Festival IN Brazil, Bozar in Belgium or Kennedy Arts Centre in US.