Preseren Theatre Kranj (Presernovo Gledalisce Kranj) is one of 13 professional, nationally funded repertory theatres in Slovenia. They are the publishers for the Cankar Project.
Cankar is regarded as the greatest writer in the Slovene language and yet is unknown in most of the world. The plays will be translated from Slovene into English by professional expert translators to allow for many more people to experience his genius.
Tina Mahkota is a translator working on the first time English Translation of Ivan Cankar’s works from Slovene. They have completed the translation of the play Beautiful Vida (Lepa Vida) and Lackeys (Hlapci). Read more about them below.