Adomas Juška will speak about the making of his production Fictions based on collections of short stories The Book of Sand and Fictions by Jorge Luis Borges. He will discuss his understanding of magical realism and explain how he could bring onto the stage the complex and magical world created by Borges.
Adomas Juška is a young Lithuanian director and actor, former student of Eimuntas Nekrošius. He staged his debut production Švejk based on Jaroslav Hašek's book The Good Soldier Švejk at the State Youth Theatre (Vilnius) when he was a third-year student at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. He presented his second production Fictions at the State Youth Theatre in March 2019. Juška also plays one of the leading parts in Zinc (Zn) by Eimuntas Nekrošius.