The International festival of high school theatre Juventafest 2018.

The 6th International festival of high school theatre Juventafest  will be held in Sarajevo from 13-17th September 2018, organized by the Association for development and improving of multimedia arts and culture „Medija-Art“.

Aplication is opened to all theatre groups whose performers are age 14 – 19. All the participants on the scene (actors, choirs, dance groups, musicians), to be the age of a high school student. It is desirable, but it is not stipulated that supporting sections (scenografers, music, ligthings, costume makers, make-up artists and others) consist of high school students. Submitted performance should not be shorter than 30 minutes, while maximum duration of the performance is not set. All the groups are obligated to deliver quality made recording of the performace as locked/private Vimeo or Youtube link. Recording should be made in total of one shot and from one place without editing. If a play is not in English or any of the official languages in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the video of the play has to be subtitled in English.

Selector of the Festival will select maximum eight theatre plays for the main festival program.

The duration of the Festival is five days. Except for the competition program, the educational program of the Festival is also of great importance. Four performing art workshops will be organized for the festival participants.  All of the festival participants are obligated to attend all the festival programs. Any non-compliance with the above mentioned (cooperation with the hosts, other participants and groups, overall behavior, general impression and similar) could affect individulas or groups when it comes to discqualification and other forms of sanction.

Festival Jury is composed of three members, including  theatrologists, playwrighters, theatre actors, directors…

The jury will decide about the winners of the following awards:
1.Grand Prix for the best theatre performance at the Festival
2.Special Jury Award

All rights to add and change mentioned rules are reserved by the Organizer.

The Organizer of the festival will provide accomodation and food during the Festival for all the festival participants.

Theatre groups and the participants independently cover their transport cost to Sarajevo and back.

The Association „Medija – Art“  is the only valid organizer of the International Festival of high school theatre Juventafest.

Application form can be found on the official Juventafest web page For any questions please contact

The deadline for applications and delivering the recordings of performaces is  1st May 2018.

Festival director
Mrs. Jasna Diklić

While submitting, please attach four photos of the performance in high resolution as separate files

I agree with rules and regulations that can be read on this link



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