In the crowded hall of the puppet theater “Pinocchio”, the 43rd Festival of Monodrama and Mime officially began. A tango dance contributed to the grandeur of the opening ceremony. The host, Biljana Djurovic, greeted the audience, asked the president of the “Mime organization” Marko Stojanovic to address the audience and ceremoniously present a plaque to Ivica Klemenc. Following this, the president of the council of the festival Predrag Miletic, joined on stage by the representative of the Zemun county, received the keys to the city of Zemun as an important part of the ceremony. Finally, the host called on Marko Nikolic, who gave a short speech in which he revealed that he is not indifferent to everything that is going on around him, that he is shaking are shaking and nervous and that the festival is officially open.