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Det Kongelige Teater
Alexandrinsky Theatre
The National Theatre of Scotland
Národní Divadlo

accompanying event

Denmark / Copenhagen
Boguslawski Hall
October 22 / 19.00
October 23 / 19.00
Original title: Stuepigerne
Director: Staffan Valdemar Holm

A theatre masterpiece by Jean Genet, one of the greatest playwrights of the 20th century, is rarely put on stage. In the refined production by Staffen Valdemar Holm, a successor of Ingmar Bergman, three women, the maids and the aristocrat, engage in their daily rituals, in...

Russia / Saint Petersburg
Boguslawski Hall
October 26 / 19.00
October 27 / 19.00
Original title: Гамлет
Director: Valery Fokin

The latest production by the Russian national theatre is presented in the festival as a part of the continuous artistic exchange between the National Theatre in Warsaw and Alexandrinsky Theatre. Valery Fokin focuses on the political game, which unfolds between the Danish and...

Israel / Tel Aviv
Boguslawski Hall
November 17 / 19.00
November 18 / 19.00
Original title: מוריס שימל
Director: Yael Ronen

Hanoch Levin, one of the most acclaimed contemporary playwrights, completed his tragicomedy shortly before his death. In a fashion typical for him, the play combines flagrant grotesque and lyricism recalling some of the playwright’s favourite themes: the evanescence of...

United Kingdom / Glasgow
Boguslawski Hall
November 23 / 19.00
November 24 / 19.00
Original title: Knives in Hens
Director: Lies Pauwels

The performance marks the first visit of the National Theatre of Scotland in Poland. The Theatre, established in 2006, has no permanent venue and is dedicated to the notion of challenging of what public theatre of the 21st century can be. Knives in Hens by David Harrower, at...

Czech Republic / Prague
Boguslawski Hall
November 27 / 19.00
November 28 / 19.00
Original title: Co se stalo, když Nora opustila manžela
Director: Michal Dočekal

The play by Elfriede Jelinek is a subversive epilogue to the classic play by Henrik Ibsen, and the Nobel Prize-winning Jelinek’s debut in theatre in the late 70s. Having abandoned her house, husband, and children, Nora Helmer sets out to discover in the world designed by men...

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