Yasen Vasilev is Bulgarian-born, Shanghai-based playwright and performance artist. His debut play THE WALLED IN ONES premiered in Sofia in 2012 and was nominated for Best New Play the following year. A production of his second play BORGESTRIPTYCH was commissioned by Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai and premiered on Halloween night 2014 as an immersive site-specific performance event and a video installation. His third text for theatre ELEVATION 506 debuted with workshops in German and English in Vienna and Sofia in the beginning of 2015. His latest work, NUTRICULA, a solo physical piece for Ghanian performer Philip Boafo, will premiere in Minsheng Museum, Shanghai in July 2015.