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A Breath of a Life Time

A short film produced by the DAH Theatre, premiered at
the award ceremony
"Jelena Šantic"


Watch video excerpts from the performances

Tender, Tender, Tenderly

The Nastasijević Code

Crossing the Line

In Search of the City

The Story of Tea

In/visible City

Cirque Macabre



“The Power of Remembrance’’

             International cooperation between DAH Theatre from Serbia and Theaterlabor from Germany in collaboration with Belgrade City Museum

As part of the
Night of Theatre in Belgrade

November, 15th 2014
 Belgrade City Museum
   Resavska Street, No

Free entrance!

In/Visible City in Sassari, Sardinia

DAH Theatre in association with Theatre EN VOL is creating a new performance/theater action In/Visible City in Sassari, Sardinia.

At the festival Girovagando (production of Theatre EN VOL) which is held in Sassari from 18th till 21st September 2014 DAH Theatre will, apart from the In/Visible City, present a part from the performance-installation Presence of Absence performed by Maja Vujovic.

DAH Theatre performers:
Actresses:Natalija Vlahović, Maja Vujović
Musicians: Nemanja Ajdačić, Uglješa Majdevac
Script collaborator: Maja Vujović
Translation: Nataša Novaković, Uglješa Majdevac
Scenario and direction: Dijana Milošević




DAH Theatre with the performance Presence of Absence at the 57th La MaMa Spoleto Open/ Festival dei 2 Mondi in Spoleto, Italy (June 27th- July 13th 2014)

Dijana Milošević, director of DAH Theatre, from 1st to 8th of July will hold a workshop on the subject From Personal to Collective History on the 15th Annual International Symposium for Directors within the festival La MaMa Umbria International (Spoleto, Italy)



 Olivera Simić and Dijana Milošević
“Enacting Justice: The Role of Dah Theatre Company in Transitional Justice Processes in Serbia and Beyond”

Olivera Simić, Peter Rush (eds.)
The Arts of Transitional Justice: Culture, Activism and Memory After Atrocity
, (Springer, New York, 2013)
pp. 99-113.


Olivera Simić, “Pillar of Shame“: Civil Society, UN Accountability and Genocide in Srebrenica”, inOliveraSimić, Zala Volčić, (eds.), Transitional Justice and Civil Society in the Balkans, (Springer, New York, 2013),pp. 181-199.

Olivera Simic, “Memorial Culture in the former Yugoslavia: Mothers of Srebrenica and the destruction of artifacts by the ICTY” in Peter Rush and Olivera Simic (eds.), The Art of Transitional Justice: Culture, Activism and Memory after Atrocity (Springer, 2013), pp.155-173.


Presence of Absence

The perfromance is part of the project
The Power of Remembrance




Artists of different  disciplines (including theatre, performing arts, dance, media arts, music, and writing) groups, collectives and single artists and cultural workers from all sectors from all over the world are invited to apply.

We welcome great diversity in our applicants’ nationality, age, and discipline.
Applications are open to individuals or interdisciplinary teams.



Current Projects


DAH Theatre in collaboration with Group 484
is working on a project
FOCUS - For Culture in Serbia

The Power of Remembrance project

The project consists of research, music installation and performance Presence of Absence

Read about...

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre and Cynthia Cohen: First, Peace

... On the international front, she cites Serbia’s DAH Teatar and Peru’s four-decade-old Grupo Cultural Yuyachkani as prime examples of theatrical peace-building....

The new UNESCO book has been published:
Intercultural competences: Conceptual and Operational Framework, UNESCO, Paris, 2013

The editor chose DAH Theatre as one of the illustrative examples of intercultural dialogue -page 34

Read about the performance
Crossing the Line

Media Education CenterCrossing the Line and
about the award
"Jelena Šantić" Dah Theatre received

Daily newspaper DANAS,
author Zlatko Paković

Listen to an interview
with Dijana Milošević, the director of Dah Teatar and Cynthia Cohen on BBC Radio

Listen to an interview
with Dijana Milosevic as a part
of the League of Professional Theatre Women international awards program, New York.

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Books about DAH Theatre

Acting Together: Performance and the Creative Transformation of Conflict: Volume I: Resistance and Reconciliation in Regions of Violence

Acting Together: Performance and the Creative Transformation of Conflict: Volume II: Building Just and Inclusive Communities

Theatre and Performance in Eastern Europe:
The Changing Scene

Art and Upheaval:
Artists on the World's Frontlines





Dah Theatre Research Centre

Marulićeva 8, Beograd