Cyprus Theatre Organisation (THOC)

Cyprus / Nicosia

The Cyprus Theatre Organisation was founded in 1971 and has been operating for almost 50 years. The Cyprus Theatre Organisation emphasises a wide range of activities and has an international orientation. The Cyprus Theatre Organisation also has a dual focus:

Theatre Performances
Distribution on four stages:

  • Main stage: large productions of classical, modern and antique drama
  • New Stage: studio theatre productions to promote creativity
  • 0-18 Level: Plays for children and teenagers
  • Apothikes: specially created projects for diversity and experimental work

Department for Theatre Development

  • Promotion of professional theatre, international cooperation, promotion of dramaturgy
  • Workshops, seminars, lectures and other theatre related events
  • Festivals
  • Support of theatre in education
  • Support of amateur theatre
  • Participation in European programmes for education, outreach, intercultural exchange, multiculturalism
  • Theatre practices and cooperation with the Cyprus Theatre Museum
  • Subsidisation of theatre Groups, Unions and Societies
  • Networking in matters of theatre


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