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The UNITER 2023 Awards Gala returns, after six years, to Timișoara and presents the productions nominated in the best show of 2022. A thought that finally takes shape in the context of Timișoara – European Capital of Culture in 2023.


During the period June 7-10 2023, the public in Timișoara will have the opportunity to watch three of the best rated theater performances of 2022, nominated for the UNITER awards. The performances will be followed by Q&A sessions with the audience.


The program of the best theatrical productions of 2022, in Timișoara:

Ø June 7, 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., Hall 2 of the "Mihai Eminescu" National Theater Timișoara - Civic Park:

 „Oedip Rege” by Sophocles, directed by Declan Donnellan, scenography by Nick Ormerod, produced by the "Marin Sorescu" National Theater Craiova


Ø June 8, 7:00 p.m. & June 9, 4:00 p.m., the National Theater Set Factory, (str. Paul Morand no. 9, in the Freidorf Industrial Park), opened for the first time as a performance space, on this occasion:

Antonin Artaud. The Cenci Family", after Shelley and Stendhal, directed by Silviu Purcărete, scenography by Dragoș Buhagiar, produced by the National Theater "Vasile Alecsandri" Iasi


ØJune 9 & June 10 at 7 p.m., Hall 2 a National Theater – Civic Park:

"Seaside Stories" by Marius Chivu, Lavinica Mitu, Dan Alexe, Simona Goșu, Tudor Ganea, Nicoleta Dabija, director, script, sound universe Radu Afrim, scenography Theodor Cristian Niculae , producer Constanța State Theatre


Details about the shows can be found on the website www.uniter.ro (https://www.uniter.ro/gala-premiilor-uniter-2023-spectacolele-nominalizate-la-categoria-cel-mai-bun-spectacol-al-anului- 2022/) and on the website of the "Mihai Eminescu" National Theater in Timișoara, https://www.tntm.ro/.


Tickets can be purchased online, at www.tntm.ro or physically at the Theater National "Mihai Eminescu" from Timișoara - Agency "Mărășești", str. Mărășești no. 2, Tuesday-Sunday, 11.00-19.00, tel. 0256 201 117



The UNITER Awards Gala show will take place at the Great Hall of the "Mihai Eminescu" National Theater in Timișoara on Monday, June 12, at 8 p.m. The event will be broadcast live on www.uniter.rowww.tvr.ro, TVR Cultural and Radio Romania Cultural.

From 19.00 we surprise the arrival of the guests on the RED CARPET,

event broadcast LIVE on UNITER's YouTube account

and on UNITER's Facebook page.


THE UNITER AWARDS GALA 2023 is a project financed by the national cultural program Timișoara – European Capital of Culture in 2023.