The 11th international festival of contemporary theatre "Homo Novus" will be held in Riga from September 4 to September 10. The festival marks its 20th anniversary this year, and that is why "20" is the central theme of the festival this year - performances about growing up, targeted at young people and their parents.
The most acclaimed recent documentary films will be screened at the Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries. The forum will be taking place at the "K.Suns" cinema in Riga and in the regions of Latvia September 2 to 6.
The 18th International Sacred Music Festival will be held in Riga and Liepāja August 8 to September 5. The five concerts of the festival will feature Israeli and Orthodox sacred music and premieres for new compositions by Jānis Aišpurs, Rihards Zaļupe and Jēkabs Jančevskis, written specifically for the festival.