It is the first flight of the company Seagull Airlines ®. Before boarding, Trigorin, the company director is making an inauguration speech, followed by the pilot Treplev, who is at his first flight. Arkadina, senior attendant, interrupts the speech, calling the pilot inside. There is a problem: a seagull is stuck inside the aeroplane and it doesn’t want to fly out. The flight departure of Seagull airlines is 1 hour delayed. Nina, the young hostess is going to entertain the passengers with a new play written by the pilot, who is by the way also an amateur playwright…


idea and direction
Giuseppe L. Bonifati

adaptation and dramaturgy
Giuseppe L. Bonifati, Linda Sugataghy

original music
Claudio Passilongo

Julius Chavez, Johanna Valle, Fanny Paananen (FI), Emil Houlind (DK)

supported by
Den Jyske Kunstfond, Billund Municipality, Bornholms Kulturuge, DAT A/S,
and Region Syddanmark, Augustinus Fonden

in cooperation with
Billund Airport, JoinJet A/S and Bornholm Airport, Bornholm AirService

thanks to
BIRCA – Bækkelund International Recidency Center for Artists, Bornholms Teater

3-4 september 2022 – JoinJet hangar at Billund Airport (Trekantområdets Festuge)
22 september 2022 – hangar at Bornholm Airport (Bornholms Kulturuge)
27-28 may 2023 – Aerodrom Cioca (Teszt – Euroregional Theatre Festival Timișoara)
26-29 june 2023 – HCA Airport, Lolland-Falster Airport, Ærø Airport (Denmark)
6-7 october 2023 – Hyvinkää Airport and Turku Airport (Finland)

TV2 Bornholm