Heidelberger Stückemarkt is a platform for contemporary German-speaking and international drama and innovative artistic approaches. Founded in 1984, the festival takes place annually at the Heidelberg theater and orchestra, and presents a comprehensive guest performance program consisting of premieres of theaters from the entire German-speaking world. Since 2001, the festival has also focused on the theater scene of another countries – the guests of past editions were from Greece, Finland, Mexico and Belgium.
The Bavarian Theater Days was founded in 1983 and today it is the largest theater festival in Bavaria .This year, in addition to the drama, the music and dance classes are also represented. The extensive supporting program and audience discussions provide for a two-week inspiring theatrical release.