Homo Novus

The International Festival of Contemporary Theatre Homo Novus is the leading performing arts festival in Latvia and one of the biggest in the Baltic region. It takes place in Riga and introduces audiences to both new and renowned artists that seek ways of expressing their views and opinions about the world and the society. Festival offers a range of performances as well as seminars, workshops and other activities. Since 1995 there have been 11 festivals, showing more than 100 different guest performances and producing dozens of new work, mainly in collaboration with Latvian artists and international artistic teams.




November 7-13, 2016; September 1-9, 2017; September 6-12, 2018