Happiness and Misery


An interactive musical performance urging the viewers to take part in a game of what it takes to be a citizen of the European Union. The Portuguese choreographer Márcia Lança’s project involves people of various backgrounds who meet in an unusual place, and all kinds of misunderstandings these meetings lead to. Cast: Lolita Cauka, Daiga Gaismiņa, Marta Ančevska, Katrīna Albuže, Kaspars Aniņš, Artis Drozdovs, Kristaps Ķeselis, Voldemārs Šoriņš.

The plays will be performed on the 8th, 17th, 22nd of October and the 1st of November at 4 p.m.

Thematic division: Freedom Street

Begins : 07.10.2014 21:00

Ends: 31.10.2014 22:00


  • White Hall of the Latvian National Theatre

Form of event:

  • Show

Category of event:

  • Theatre

Audience of event:

  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

“The Splendours and Miseries of the Schengen Zone” will be a series of performances in October 2014. The series will include performances staged by four European theatre artists, which look into problems stemming from the fact, which has still not sunk in, that there are no more borders within Europe.

Web address: http://riga2014.org/SengenasZona



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