The Global Exchange Program: Balkan Region is the first in LPAC’s newly established five-year initiative intended to create new, collaborative theatre pieces with resident directors based in NYC and already established international theatre partners in Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria, Albania and Serbia. These collaborations will allow LPAC and partners to enrich their current artist development initiatives and support for emerging, international work, through the sharing of ideas and practices, and the exposure to new audiences both in New York City and abroad.

"Home", In Collaboration with Ikincikat (istanbul), Artistic Director: Handan Ozbilgin, Written by Sami Berat Marcali Two siblings on a search for home. Drawing from our current refugee crisis in the Middle East, as well as images of isolation, violence and innocence, the show will ask us to investigate our own personal relationship to freedom, security and love. March 2016 @Rough Draft Festival, NY Workshop with ikincikat and Built For Collapse (NY) company members *Video May 2016, Istanbul. Workshop(s) with ikincikat. Director Elena Heyman