The European Theatre Festival 2016

This year’s programme includes some of the most important European theatre companies like SHE SHE POP, RIMINI APPARAT, MAXIM GORKI THEATRE from Germany, MATARILE TEATRO from Spain, DOLLAR DADDY’S from Hungary, as well as performances created by innovative artists like DAVID ESPINOSA, MAJA KLECZEWSKA, GISÈLE VIENNE. At the same time, the spectators will get a chance to watch some of the German State Theatres most aprreciated productions.

The programme can be downloaded here.

The European Theatre Festival "Eurothalia" 2015

The fifth edition of the European Theatre Festival “Eurothalia” will be organized by the German State Theatre Timişoara between 8 and 15 October 2015. The festival will be reuniting artworks under this form for the first time, representations from important European creators such as OSKARAS KORŠUNOVASSILVIU PURCĂRETEJAN LAUWERS or WIM VANDEKEYBUS, as well as shows that explore new theatrical aesthetics, like the ones produced by the „Anton Pann” Theatre in Râmnicu-Vâlcea, the Spălătorie Theatre from Chișinău (Republic of Moldova) or the Hungarian State Theater „Csiky Gergely” from Timisoara. At the same time, the spectators will get a chance to watch some of the German State Theatres most aprreciated productions.

The program for the “Eurothalia” Festival 2015 can be accessed here.

The European Theatre Festival "Eurothalia" 2014

The fourth edition of the European Theatre Festival “Eurothalia” will be organized by the German State Theatre Timişoara between 8 and 17 November 2014. With a programme focused on quality and diversity, the festival intends to be a selection of European performances, through which language and cultural barriers are overcome.

The festival is also one of the few opportunities to present in Timișoara some of the most valued and original theatrical works in Romania, signed by prominent theatre creators. This year's programme brings fourteen companies from four different countries: Germany, Austria, the Netherlands and Romania. This year’s edition aims, as it did before, at exploring various trends and currents in European theatre, such as classical theatre or contemporary drama, socio-political theatre or contemporary dance.

The program of "Eurothalia" Festival 2014.

Europäisches Get-together vom 9. bis 17. November 2013

  Das Deutsche Staatstheater Temeswar veranstaltet das 3. EUROTHALIA-Festival

Zum dritten Mal seit 2009 findet dieses Jahr das Europäische Theaterfestival EUROTHALIA im Zeitraum 9. bis 17. November 2013 in der Veranstaltung des Deutschen Staatstheaters Temeswar statt. 

Das diesjährige Programm bietet mit seinen Inszenierungen aus den Niederlanden, Deutschland, der Schweiz, Polen, Kroatien und Rumänien eine Reise quer durch die europäische Theaterlandschaft und lotet unterschiedliche Strömungen des zeitgenössischen Theaters aus – hier stehen Tanz und Improvisation, Regiedebüt und Arbeiten mehrfach ausgezeichneter erfahrener Regisseure nebeneinander.  

Eingebettet in den dichten Spielplan ist eine Sonderveranstaltung, ein Galaabend, mit dem das 60-jährige Jubiläum des Deutschen Staatstheaters Temeswar feierlich begangen wird.

Gefördert wird die Veranstaltung durch die Stadt Temeswar. Als Partner agieren der Temescher Kreisrat und das Polnische Institut Bukarest. 

Das Deutsche Staatstheater Temeswar unterstützt das Projekt „Temeswar Europäische Kulturhaupstsadt 2021“. 

Das Programm des Festivals finden Sie hier  

Karten sind in Kürze wie folgt erhältlich:

-  an der Theaterkasse des DSTT in der Alba-Iulia-Str. 2, 


  Dienstag bis Freitag: 10-15 und 17-19 Uhr; 

  Samstag: 10-15 Uhr 

  sowie eine Stunde vor dem jeweiligen Vorstellungsbeginn

- online auf den Seiten und


Eurothalia 2011 cancelled

This year’s edition of the EUROTHALIA European Theatre Festival, scheduled for November 2011, will not be taking place due to financial setbacks.

Thank you for your understanding. 

The German State Theatre Team


Eurothalia 2010

Eurothalia, a relatively new concept for Timisoara and Romania, is a European theatre festival organized by the German State Theatre in Timisoara. Eurothalia is therefore a space for encounters, meant to stimulate quality productions, where linguistic and cultural barriers are set aside, in order to outline the background for inspirational tales about essential subjects in the life of the contemporary man.

All these are evidence of not only the ambitious objective of the festival, but also of the valuable schedule of past editions, which brought to scene only creations of top Romanian theatre artists, such as the directors Radu Afrim, Gianina Cărbunariu, Alexandru Dabija, Alexander Hausvater, Mihai Măniuţiu, Radu-Alexandru Nica, Andrei Şerban, actors like Maia Morgenstern, Dorina Lazăr, Coca Bloos, and scenographs Adriana Grand and Dragoş Buhagiar, to name just a few. They have also been joined by famous national and international theatre troupes, such as Münchner Kammerspiele, Schauspielhaus Graz, Theatre „Jan Kochanowski“ of Opole, Odeon Theatre and the State Jewish Theater of Bucharest, the National Theatre and The Hungarian Theatre of Cluj, and many others.
In conclusion, the week-long last edition of the Festival presented a selection of good, interesting and modern shows. Eurothalia 2010 brought together 2200 spectators, artists from 3 countries and 12 theatre ensembles who have joined to create unforgettable evenings. 

Information on the past editions of the festival can be found at and


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