Nika Švab fluctuates between the world of theatre and literature. Indeed, she moderated discussions and cooperated as a board member in student literary conference. Nika also wrote several articles for different publications on the field of literature and theatre. Lately, she has been working as a producer and co-author of projects and researching new forms and socially aware topics.
Currently Nika Švab mainly works in the theatre, but still keeping touch with literature.
Her bachelor thesis on studies of comparative literature was comparison and analysis about George Danton in history, literature and theatre, based on Danton’s Death by Georg Buchner. As part of her masters studies in Academy for theatre, radio, film and television she did a one year long exchange programme in DAMU, Prague.
On 47. week of Slovenian drama she received an award for best young playwright (2017).
Keeping up with this year’s changes, the 2020 edition of the Mladi Levi International Festival was adapted. Thus, it focuses on promoting exceptional local artists. A wide diversity of artists presents their work: young Slovene artists, women artists from different disciplines. Also, guest international artists are coming from Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Austria, Bosnia, Croatia, Macedonia, among others.