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JoakimInterFest was founded in 2006 (Joakimfest since 2020) on the initiative of the then general manager of the Princely Serbian Theatre, director Dragan Jakovljević, and with great understanding and support from the City of Kragujevac.


Since the founding of the festival until today, over 150 performances from 25 countries of the world have been performed at Joakimfest, in which more than 700 theatre creators have participated.


Joakimfest is a festival of contemporary, modern, aesthetically, thematically and poetically referential theatre, which, throughthe selection of performances, strives to be visible not only in the local community but also in the wider region.

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Program of the 18th Joakimfest:


Oct 10 / 8 pm /


Oct 11 / 8 pm /

A Dream of Homeland

Oct 12 / 5:00 and 8:30 pm /
chamber play



Željko Hubač entered the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade, where he graduated in 1996 at the Department of Dramaturgy. His plays have premiered 51 times in professional theatres in Serbia. For his dramatic texts, Željko Hubač has been awarded 11 times in the country and abroad.

Dušanka Stojanović Glid graduated in acting at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade in the class of Professor Vladimir Jevtović. She is the Principal Drama Artist of  the National Theater in Belgrade.

Jelena Žugić graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Skopje, in the class of Professor Ljubiša Georgievski, in the performance Arsenic and Old Lace in 1995. She is the Principal Drama Artist of the Drama Theatre of Skopje, where she has been working since February 1997. She was the founder and general manager of NU Comedy Theatre – Skopje.

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Originated during the struggle for national independence and in the period when the foundations of cultural life in Serbia were laid, the theater in Kragujevac shared the destiny of its people, maintaining continuity through various groups and theater formations.

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Patron of the 18th Joakimfest:

Ministry of Culture of Serbia

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