5 centers of the Region will enter the contest phase |
The VIII Theater Festival of the IES Antonio Hellín Costa will be held from June 14 to 27.
This Friday has presented a new edition of a contest that will have the participation of 12 theatrical groups of 12 centers, 5 of them from different points of the Region of Murcia that will enter the contest phase.
It is a classic event in the municipality with the performing arts organized by the teachers Isabel Ballesta and M. Carmen Marín in collaboration with the City of Mazarrón and the center's AMPA, as well as a team of volunteers from the Marabunta Teatro group, students and members of the faculty.
Pedro Martinez, Councilor of Culture in functions, has highlighted the quality of the works that are shown on stage each year.
The event, which also includes an important group of sponsors, runs from June 14 to 27 and this year has a poster of primary and secondary school groups from various points in the Region of Murcia: Águilas, Lorca , Los Garres, Cieza, Yecla, Mazarrón and Puerto de Mazarrón.
This exhibition of school theater, unique in the Region of Murcia, has plays for children who attend the exhibition phase and works of youth groups of Secondary Education institutes both in the contest phase and in the exhibition phase.
Nearly 300 actors will stage works for almost two weeks that range from the most hilarious comedy to the Greek tragedy in capital letters.
Feminism, climate change, honor and destiny or the dependence that our young people have on the mobile phone are some of the topics that will be discussed in the works exhibited this year.
The works for and for Pre-school and Primary Education will begin at 8:00 pm and two will be performed each night.
The works of Secondary schools, for their part, will begin at 9.30.
After eleven nights of performances, on June 27 will be the closing ceremony in which, in addition to raffle a variety of gifts to reward the public who has attended the performances on a regular basis, the jury will award a first prize of 500 to the winner of the contest as well as a second prize of 200 euros and a third prize of 100 euros.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón