Jeton Neziraj is a playwright from Kosovo. He was the Artistic Director of the National Theatre of Kosovo and now he is the Director of Qendra Multimedia (www.qendra.org), a theater production company based in Prishtina. He has written over 20 plays that have been staged (over 40 productions) and performed in Europe as well as in the USA.
His plays have been translated and published in more than 15 languages, such as: German, English, French, Italian, Polish, Macedonian, Slovenian, Croat, Rumanian, Bosnian, Spanish, Turkish, Bulgarian, Serbian etc... continue reading
His writings […] attempt to build bridges in a world traumatized by conflict and to bring nuanced communication to a world under the deadly grip of Manichaeism. (American Theatre, theatre magazine, USA)
One of the most charismatic, creative and energetic playwrights of the young generation in Kosovo is the playwright Jeton Neziraj, whose plays have been staged and translated in many languages (Bekim Lumi, theatre director, Kosovo)
Last year he wrote The Bridge, which he describes as a story about reconciliation. The play was performed by two groups, one Albanian and one Serbian. (The Guardian, UK)