Árpád Schilling (Hungary) is a theatre maker and the founder of Krétakör, an internationally acclaimed theatre group. The group uses dramaturgy as a means to bring different perspectives into debate and conversation. Since 2008 Krétakör has made a determined shift from theatre as a stage-based experience to theatre as a social forum. They work as a collective that enters into direct dialogue with different communities and settings in regional Hungary. In 2016 he received the ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture 2016.