Lithuanian Culture Institute

Theatre

  • Theatre

    Theatre

    Theatre has been known in Lithuania since the 16th century, when plays started to be staged in manor houses and at Vilnius University. However, Lithuanian drama appeared only at the end of the 19th century...

  • Dramaturgy

    Dramaturgy

    There should be no distinction between the literary and theatrical value of contemporary Lithuanian drama written by playwrights who have selected these roles, but changes in the playwright’s role have been influenced by many factors...