Mindaugas Nastaravicius is a Lithuanian poet and playwright. His poetry collection Stained Eyes received the Zigmas Gele prize for best literary debut. In 2014 he published his second poetry collection, Mo, which was selected one of the “top five poetry books of the year” and listed as one of the “twelve most creative books of the year” by the Institute of Lithuanian Literature and Folklore. He has worked with four Lithuanian theaters to stage four of his plays: The Dormitory of Poultry, The Other School, Democracy, and Your Suit Does Not Fit Me. In 2015, Nastaravicius was awarded the Golden Stage Cross, the most prestigious Lithuanian theater prize.
Mindaugas Nastaravicius’s trip is brought to you with the kind support of the Lithuanian Culture Attache in China, the Lithuanian Culture Institute, and Lithuanian Council for Culture.