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11. Skupi international theatre festival begins

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The 11. international theatre festival Skupi, held under motto “For a Healthy Spirit” and including seven plays from the same number of countries, begins on Thursday.

The festival opens with play “The House of Bernarda Alba” by Federico Garcia Lorca, directed by Qendrim Rijani, and produced by “Andon Zako Cajupi” theatre from Korce, Albania, in Skopje-based Suli An.

The festival, which runs through October 18, also includes plays from Serbia, Bulgaria, Kosovo, Russia, Israel and Iran.

The traditional Grand Prix award for the best play will be presented at the closing of Skupi 2017.