“High Fest” International Theatre Festival


It was established in 2003 by the Armenian Actors Union. Since 2006 the HIGH FEST has presented productions in all genres of performing arts including theatre (drama, comedy, mime, movement, circus, street performances, puppet/marionette, fingers and visual theatre), dance (modern, folk, classic etc.), music (opera, classical, musical, contemporary, jazz, folk etc) and other forms of performing arts.
During these years over 1200 participants (150 foreign theatre companies, presidents of well- known international theatre festivals, representatives of international networks, producers) from 65 countries participated in the Festival. Besides the main program of the Festival, other events such as seminars, master classes were organized to create a favorable atmosphere of exchange of ideas and experience.
In the framework of the Festival, Iranian Theatre Program was performed.
It was the first Iranian Showcase organized in Armenia.

Niveau d’intervention géographique

  • International
  • Local
  • National
  • Régional
  • Sous-régional


  • Construire un cadre de valeurs communes
  • Promouvoir une connaissance mutuelle de la diversité culturelle, ethnique, linguistique, religieuse

Principaux partenaires

With the support of the Armenian Permanent Delegation to UNESCO

01/10/2010 - 08/10/2010