:::: MJR XX programma ::::

Pilna festivāla programma, norise, dalībnieki un cita informācija

 

Here comes the preliminary programme of the MJR XX! Take Your drum along and lets thunder!
Because of weather conditions some parts of the MJR XX programme may be relocated or rescheduled. There are also some unexpected extra projects happening, user Your intuition to find those and join in with Your creation. No matter, sun on show – LETS THUNDER!

:::: August 24 – THURSDAY ::::

10.00 – Opening of the Festival Gate.


:::: Info Centre ::::
From 16.00 • Registration for sports contests, quizzes, and fishing

:::: FILM AND LECTURE TENT ::::

18.00 – Introduction to the lecture programme
18.10 – 5,000 years of religious evolution. Why is the Lightning holy? – Kevin Gründel (in English)
20.30– Brewing in Lithuanian families – Vidmantas Laurinavičius
21.30 – Film Alė Rūta. Ilgesys – directed by A. Tarvydas, 2016
22.30 – Documentary The Songs Of Old Europe - Ancient Belarusian Folk Songs – directed by V. Dzemka, 2013,
Belorussia
23.30 – Film Shadows of Our Forgotten Ancestors – directed by S. Parayanov, 1965, Ukraine
01.10 – Documentary Tesla: Master of Lightning – directed by R. Uth, 2000, U.S.A.
02.10 – Weird animation for adults
03.50 – End of the programme


:::: CRAFTS YARD ::::
18.00 – Ancient pottery from the New Stone Age to the 13th century – Valery Zinkevich. Braslaw Museum Association.
19.00 – Fire starting with the giant bow drill – Valery Zinkevich

:::: Bathhouse ::::
22.00 – Come and bathe once you’ve arrived!

:::: Juodaragis House ::::
22.22 – Concerto for a Tesla coil

• Stargazer Camp
Saulius Lovčikas and his team from Molėtai Observatory
23.00 –A walk across the night sky

:::: By the Oak ::::

20.00 – Opening Rite

:::: FIR STAGE ::::

21.00 – DRUM INTRO
21.45 – UNDOJA
22.45 – NIEL MITRA /Ger
23.45 – DRIEZHAS
00.45 – VRIL JÄGER /Den/UK
01.35 – McKARAS
02.30 – DJ Grįžulo Ratai

:::: Near the Crafts Yard ::::

21.30 – Folk gathering. TRYS KETURIOSE

:::: August 25 – FRIDAY ::::

08.30 – Morning exercise. Near the hill

:::: Info Centre ::::
• Registration for sports contests, quizzes, and fishing
15.00 – Bike tour around the monuments of the Antazavė region. Tour guide:Reda Gruzdaitė. Duration: 3.5hrs

:::: FILM AND LECTURE TENT ::::
09.00 – Film programme for kids
10.00 – Symbols of Perkūnas in Lithuanian ornamentationAušra Mačiulytė
11.10 – Blue glass beads and necklaces Daiva Tarailienė, Glass workshop Ūta
12.20 – Lithuanian folk music instrumentsLithuanian Folk Music History Museum
13.30 – The axe as the weapon of PerkūnasDarius Sutkus
14.40 – Latvian place names and artifacts related to PerkūnasIvars Logins, Latgale
15.50 – Common snipe and other messengers of gods from the ornithological point of viewDr. Gintarė Grašytė
18.00 – Repercussions of the work of the interwar educator Domas Šidlauskas-Visuomis Gytis Gruzdas
19.10 – Deities of thunder in mythology – Alfredas Buiko
21.00 – A musical family ethno-action “Gift from a Stork” (directed by Saulė Degutytė) – Table Theatre
--- Thunder rock films ---
22.30 – Documentary Rockin Down the Curtain. Sixties. The Begining – directed by K. Luhaers, M. Bērents, I. Linga,
2016, Latvia
23.30 – Documentary How We Played the Revolution – directed by G. Žickytė, 2011, Lithuania
00.50 – Documentary Is it Easy to be Young?– directed by J. Podnieks, 1986, Latvia
02.20 – Documentary Three Days" – directed by D. Pupkevičiūtė, 2011
--- Late night (Thund)erotic films 18+ ---
03.30 – Filma The Inner Scar – directed by P. Garrel, 1972, France
04.30 – End of the programme

* Lectures are mainly in Lithuanian languange.

:::: CRAFTS YARD ::::
14.00 – Black pottery workshop – Eugenijus Paukštė. Studio Molio laumė
15.00 – Ancient traditional clog-making – Vytautas Šemelis. Utena Museum of Regional Studies
16.00–Panpipe and reed-pipe workshop – Dr. Laura Lukenskienė, Daiva Morkūnienė. Lithuanian Folk Music History Museum
17.00 – Folk Pertusin from wild herbs – medicine woman and herbalist Almira Didžiokienė
18.00 – Symbols of Perkūnas: cross-stitching on clothes – Justė Lipinskienė. Juostė
19.00 – Nine fields, nine meadows – night tour around Dūburysmeadows with the herbalist Dalia Petraitienė.Žolinčių akademija
20.00 – Ancient pottery: From the New Stone Age to the 13th century –firing – Valery Zinkevich. Breslaw Museum Association
20.30 – Tales of the Old Oak: A night at the fire with the storyteller Algirdas Breidokasfrom Švenčionys region
21.00 – Dances to the music of kanklės – Skalmantas Barkauskas
21.30 – Film Alė Rūta. Ilgesys – directed by A. Tarvydas, 2016
22.30 – Documentary The Songs Of Old Europe - Ancient Belarusian Folk Songs – directed by V. Dzemka, 2013,
Belorussia
23.30 – Film Shadows of Our Forgotten Ancestors – directed by S. Parayanov, 1965, Ukraine
01.10 – Documentary Tesla: Master of Lightning – directed by R. Uth, 2000, U.S.A.
02.10 – Weird animation for adults
03.50 – End of the programme


• Perkūnas Warrior Camp
17.00 – Curoniansas Baltic Vikings: Introduction to the clothing, jewellery and weaponry –Curonian warriors Pilsots
Living history club Leitgiris

:::: Kids’ Yard ::::
13.00 – Musical stories of Perkūnas with the participation of all
15.00 – Works
16.00 – Making of Perkūnas dolls– Rasa Pavilionienė
17.00 – Clay boys and other toys– Virginija Rimkutė, Dvaro meistrai
18.00 – Table game “Chest of Tales” with music– Skaistė Gorobeckaitė
19.00 – Decoration and drawing with the seaside naturalist Valentinas Dilginas



• Under the Crooked Oak
14.00 – Introduction of ancient rites for the young generation – Lietuvos Jaunimo Ramuva

:::: Bathinghouse (Easter side) ::::
20.00 – Bathhouse tradition and fun until midnight
(sauna, in Lithuanian – pirtis)

:::: Hill ::::
00.00 – THUNDER BRIDGES
Fire sculpture by Mantas Maziliauskas

:::: FOLK STAGE ::::

14.30 – RUMBUČIAI
15.15 – LAIMINGUO
16.10 – AUŠRELA
22.00 – Folk party. AIDI-ATAIDI and SITA /Blr

:::: The Oak ::::

16.00 – Chanting for gods and goddesses with Gediminas Žilys
17.00 – The Great Rite of Perkūnas. KŪLGRINDA
21.00 – Ceremonial candle-making–in a circle of polyphonic chants


:::: PERKŪNAS STAGE ::::

18.00 – UGNIAVIJAS
19.00 – DABA SAN /Lat
20.00 – MARGA MUZIKA
21.05 – DÓNIS and Rasa SERRA
22.20 – G&G SINDIKATAS
23.35 – DRYMBA DA DZYGA /Ukr
01.10 – AULI & TAUTUMEITAS /Lat


:::: DŪBURYS STAGE ::::

18.35 – GYVATA /album presentation
19.40 – STRESAS
20.55 – SPANXTI
22.00 – Karolina CICHA & Bart PALYGA /Pol
23.15 – DEATH IN ROME /Eur
00.25 – SELVANS /Ita
01.30 – NAHASH
02.30 – DJs BALTIC BALKAN


:::: FIR STAGE ::::


21.00 – VRIL JÄGER /Den/UK
22.00 – k984 AntimatterCyclone
23.00 – SALA
00.00 – WEJDAS
01.00 – NEST /Fin
02.00 – GIRNŲ GIESMĖS
02.50 – OORCHACH
03.35 – DJ 23suspect



:::: August 26 – SATURnDAY ::::

05.00 – Fishing. (Fishers gather by the Info Centre)
08.00 – Morning exercise


From the Info Centre:
09.30 – Bus tour around the points of interest of Antazavė and Antalieptė. Duration: 3 hrs. Fee: €3. Tour guide: medicine man Gytis Gruzdas. Pre-registration at the Info Centre
10.00 – Hike tour with Tadas Šidiškis.Duration: 2 hrs
12.00 – Orienteering competition


:::: Sports Meadow ::::

10.00–17.00 – MJR XX Anniversary Horn Football Cup
12.00 – Rugby.Learn and play!

:::: FILM AND LECTURE TENT ::::
09.00 – Animation for kids
10.00 – Thunder take you! – Lijana Šarkaitė-Viluma
11:10 – Perkūnas and money – Jonas Vaiškūnas, Romuva
12:20 – About the god Indra and his vajra – Prof. Audrius Beinorius
13:30 – The spiritual essence of Perkūnas – Dr. Dainius Razauskas
14:40 – Goats in the Baltic world-view: from sacrifices to Perkūnasto the beast of the Devil – Prof. Rimantas Balsys
15:50 – Lord of Thunder, Cosmic Tree, Man – Prof. Saulius Kanišauskas
17:00 – Civil resistance – Lt Col Valerijus Šerelis
19:20 – Evolution of the Lithuanian state in authentic testimonies of centenarians
– Kęstutis Drazdauskas, project “100 Years Together”
FILM PROGRAMME
21.00 – Meeting with the director Ernestas Samsonas and his films – Semme (2014) and Land of Winds (2016)
00.00 – Got a light?
01.00 – Restored classical Lithuanian documentaries – Meno Avilys
02.00 – Programme of short films and animations
-- - Late night (Thund)erotic 18+ -- -
03.20 – Film White on Blue – directed by R. Greičius, 2004
03.40 – Film Spider – directed by V. Mass, 1991, Latvia
05.10 – End of the programme


:::: CRAFTS YARD ::::
10.00 – Perkūnas.Oak.Bread – Bread making. Edita Grigaliūnaitė, Gintaras Ruzgys. Pirmapradė duona
11.00 – Making of a brass axe of Perkūnas: From a mould to casting – Karolina Buivydaitė, Deividas Zaikovskis. Dvaro meistrai
12.00 – Perkūnas’tools of thunder: contest of blacksmiths with the participation of Martynas Stankus, Maksimas Mickevičius, Evaldas Kapčius, Tomas Pacaitis
13.00 – Making of stone axes – Tomas Sutkaitis
13.30 – Ancient Lithuanian flint artifacts– archaeologist Dr. Vygandas Juodagalvis
14.00 – Subtleties of making Baltic and Lithuanian kanklės. Playing stone kanklės – Skalmantas Barkauskas
14.30 – Prepare for the drum gathering! Making of ancient drums – Eduards Klints. Līgatne, Latvia
15.00 – Making of a Perkūnaschair – Vygirdas Narkus. Samogitia
16.00 – Firing of black pottery – Eugenijus Paukštė. Studio Molio laumė
18.00 – Baltic knife-making tradition; starting a fire with flint – Vykintas Motuza. Dvaro meistrai
19.00 – Making of sleeping pillows and birds – Almira Didžiokienė
20.00 – What’s that knocking from the folk chest? – a night of tales and stories with the ethnologist Gražina Kadžytė

Tat-a-too shed:
Signs, symbolism and the most ancient tattooing methods –Angis Tatoo
Decorate yourself with Baltic symbols – temporary henna tattoos – Eglė Puodžiūnaitė.


Perkūnas Warrior Camp (by the Crafts Yard):
11.00–14.00 –Workshop and contest of traditional Lithuanian wrestling –Lithuanian Wrestling Federation
14.00 – Masculine games of ancient Lithuanians:Log wrestling – Living history club Leitgiris
16.00 – Warrior duels for the Axe of Perkūnas. Show fights


Archery Camp:
17.00 – Archery contest“Perkūnas Arrow Duels”for the Arrow of Perkūnas

:::: Kids’ Yard ::::
10.00 – Ancient games of marksmanship and agility
11.00 – Training of the armies of little devils and thunderers!
12.00 – Thundery ice magic and delicacies
13.00 – Musicians for children
14.00 – Outdoor folk games for kids and grown-ups
15.00 – Eco-pottery workshop
16.00 – The great assault of the Perkūnas Castle!
18.00 – The Great Book of Beasts– presentation by the author Kotryna Zylė
19.00 – Games, dances and songs with Kukumbalis, Merkinė Youth Ethnology Club



Under the Crooked Oak
14.00 – Open the fountain of Baltic rites!By youth for youth – Lietuvos Jaunimo Ramuva

:::: Juodaragis lodge ::::
15.00 – “OPEN SKIN. Ritual of the Theatre of Senses” (directed by Karolina Žernytė) – Theatre of Senses and Kaunas Chamber Theatre


:::: Bathhouse (Pirtis) ::::

16.00 – 01.00 – Educational programme – Baltic bathhouse tradition


:::: Middle Meadow ::::
23.30 – Fire sculpture “Gate of Perkūnas”– Sigitas Juknevičius


:::: The Oak
::::

10.30 – Lessons of playing kanklės
11.30 – School of polyphonic chants
16.00 – Einar SELVIK. The thoughts and tools behind Wardruna


:::: IN THE ISLAND
::::

17.00 – THE THUNDER OF DRUMS. The great gathering and ritual of the Juodaragis Festival.
Everyone is welcome with their small and big drums


:::: FOLK STAGE
::::

12.30 – VADAUJA
13.05 – RAMTATŪRIS
13.45 – GIRJAUKIS
14.15 – DAINAVA /Blr
15.05 – REGĖJIMAI
16.10 – Algirdas KLOVA
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20.30 – Virginija (Pievos)
21.30 – Party. CLUB OF TRADITIONAL DANCES


:::: DŪBURYS STAGE ::::


18.00 – KŪLGRINDA
18.45 – MIGLAUKAS
19.45 – Domantas RAZAUSKAS and VOS VOS
20.55 – ELLE MÁRJÁ EIRA /Nor
22.00 – OF THE WAND AND THE MOON /Den
23.20 – DER BLUTHARSCH And The Infinite Church Of The Leading Hand /Aut
00.30 – KAMANIŲ ŠILELIS
01.30 – SOLO ANSAMBLIS


:::: PERKŪNAS STAGE
::::

18.00 – BALTOS VARNOS
18.55 – ATALYJA
20.00 – IRDORATH /Blr
21.10 – LEMON JOY
22.30 – Aistė SMILGEVIČIŪTĖ ir SKYLĖ
00.00 – WARDRUNA /Nor


:::: FIR STAGE ::::

13.00 – Direktorius selecter
15.10 – DELČIA
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19.10 – WorldMuzik with Stavaris
21.30 – AURINKOPYÖRÄ /Fin
22.30 – HIPSTOKRāTIJA /Lat
23.30 – DONIS
00.55 – KARKASAS
01.50 – VĖJOPATIS /album presentation
03.00 – DJ Nowotny /Pol

06.00 – Miške ("In the Forest") M.K.Č.

:::: August 27 - SUNDAY ::::

08.00 – Greeting of the Sun. Morning exercise with Vytenis Jankauskas, Fizinės gerovės meistrai

:::: FILM AND LECTURE TENT ::::
08.30 – Films for kids
10:00 – Nervous system. Experiencing the environment through the body – Vytenis Jankauskas, Fizinės gerovės meistrai
11:10 – Electricity:The revival of spiritual and physical resources of the modern man – Mija Džeinara Ubartienė
12:20 – Silent Steps on the Moss: presentation of the book– Ernestas Kuckailis
13:30 – Thunder from clear sky – Kazimieras Daugėla


:::: CRAFTS YARD ::::
10.00 – Secrets of the Baltic cuisine
– Austėja Luchtanaitė, Ieva Luckutė, Mindaugas Rožėnas, Marius Mališauskas. Pajauta
11.00 – Traditional brewing in Zarasai region. The use of stonecrops in beer making
– brewerRamūnas Čižas, Dusetos
11.30 – Making and colouring of wooden birds – Erikas Čypas,Dusetos Crafts Centre
12.00 – Jew harp playing workshop – Simas Janulis
13.00 – A gathering of masculine table songs!
14.00 – Secrets of fulling – Ramunė Butrimaitė, Gabija Mauliūtė, Andrius Tumosa. Pajauta


:::: Kids’ Yard ::::
10.00 – Orienteering for children across the Dūburys island! Find a sign – recognise a deity
11.00 – Panevėžys Puppet Wagon Theatre play: A. Schmidt “Princess Freckle” (directed by Ivan Čiabanov)

Archery Camp:
12.00 – Archery contest for kids. Club Strėlė


On the road behind the Perkūnas Stage:
12.00 – A game of Lithuanian ripka.

 

:::: DŪBURYS STAGE ::::

12.15 – Awards and prizes
12.30 – KUKUMBALIS
13.20 – KORYS
14.20 – PETREIKIS TRIO
15.20 – DUO MALVA & PRIKS /Est
16.25 – THUNDERTALE


:::: The Oak ::::

11.00 – Vedic chants for the Fire. VADA-PATHA-SAMMELANA
17.30 – Festival closing rite




 

:::: August 28 - MONDAY ::::

 MJR XX AFTERPARTY in Vilnius – Artistai (Šv. Kazimiero str.3)

 


Lectures


Crafts


Cinema


For children


Hiking


Fishing

Sports

Eko-arts

Special projects

 


Music / Groups:

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MJR XX Bičiuliai