für 2018-2019 frei
Description of the organisation
MULTIMEDIA Center is a non-profit organisation that was established in 2002 in Kosova, with the aim to stimulate and develop visual and performing arts, especially contemporary theatre. MULTIMEDIA Center produces and co-produces theatre productions for all ages; publishes plays and books on contemporary theatre and drama and organizes local and international art projects and exchanges. It cooperates with theatres, theatre schools and art organizations from all around the globe.
What you will work on
theater plays, every year a new one. Helping in production and stage and also troubleshooting. The crew of the play is usually mixed where people from around the world gather together and create the play. Its a possibility to meet new people. (we produce two theater performances every year, one is a local production and one with international cooperation)
German Movie Week
Translation from German to English
Distribution of posters and leaflets
Help in the update of the blogs and Facebook events
Help in organizing the literary event for the writers in residence "Prishtina has no river"
Who the organisation is looking for
It will be good to have a volunteer who have experience on working with theatre and organisation and coordination during our activities as well as preparing reports and applications for Goethe Insitut and Allianz Kulturstiftung. You should be able to coordinate cinema tours and theatre tours through Kosovo and and region. The goal is to work with different institutions and theatres. Main activity so far has been collaborations with Serbian Theater and also theatres in Switzerland and Germany.
Also Qendra perfers volunteers over the age of 20.
What you can learn
Qendra Multimedia is an organization who implements different projects in which the volunteers can benefit.
In polip Literature Festival, the volunteer has the possibility to meet authors from around the world and exchange ideas and contacts.
Theater performances where the volunteer can see how a performance is developing and what are the difficulties during the procedure, they can see how the stage is being set and costumes and rehearsals.
Workshops with young adults where the volunteer can take part by developing games and playing during the workshop. It’s a good opportunity for the volunteer to also get some administrative experience in writing reports and applications for the projects, this way he/she will be ready and experienced in case of an administrative job in the future.
Qendra Multimedia Centre is formed by 6 permanent employees and one other member/volunteer.
Wrking language is Albanian and English. English is the required language.
You are going to live in a (shared) apartment/flat.
The Office of Qendra Multimedia is located in Dardania, a very frequented area in Prishtina, (Rr. Idriz Gjilani 7/9-1 Dardani, Prishtina) The City of Prishtina is not so big, so it will be very easy to travel whenever the volunteer is staying. Since Prishtina is capital there are a lot of places for shopping and the city is very safe.
Prishtina is the capital city of the Republic of Kosovo. Prishtina municipality has a population of 198.214 inhabitants, according to the census of 2011, but the current population is higher than that as many inhabitants of other cities moved to Prishtina just after the war in the year 2000. Albanian coast is just 4 hours away by bus, Skopje is 2 hours away and Belgrade 6 hours away by bus. Labour force participation rate is 36.9%, inactivity rate is 63.1%, unemployment rate is 35.1%, unemployment rate male is 28.1%, unemployment rate female is 40.0%, and youth unemployment rate (15-24 years) is 55.3%. Prishtina has a lot of coffee bars and a very outgoing youth.
Sophia empfiehlt ihre Einsatzstelle