Valentinas Masalskis – one of the most famous Lithuanian theatre and cinema actors, and since 1992 – also one of the most famous directors, professor of Klaipėda University, founder and director Klaipeda Youth Theatre.

During almost 30 years of his creative work, he made about 100 roles in theatre and cinema, has filmed in Lithuanian and foreign countries’ (France, Poland, Russia, etc.) movies. He had worked with almost every famous Lithuanian cinema director: Arūnas Žebriūnas, Gytis Lukšas, Algimantas Puipa, Šarūnas Bartas, and others. Valentinas Masalskis has earned many awards among which are the Lithuanian National Prize for Culture and Arts (1996) and Golden Scene Cross award (2015).

Kaunas and I

Kaunas was the capital city once, during a difficult period for the country, so I wish it to become a significant city, a European Capital of Culture, in the era of Postmodernist culture transformation again.

Born, raised and having worked in Kaunas – Yours, Valentinas Masalskis