malá inventura  |  development of new art
 
 
100 WOUNDED TEARS, CZ

100 WOUNDED TEARS, CZ

The story of seven characters, born from fourteen images. Of fourteen hands, getting rid of sixty-six kilos of unhappy meat and of the whiteness of two hundred and six bones. Of fourteen funny images searching for ten thousand lost dreams and of one meaningful reason to exist....

 
4 MONTHS OF OSLO

4 MONTHS OF OSLO

European centre for Roma music in Prague in cooperation with set designer and designer Tereza Sléhová are introducing a scenic piece at the interface of authorial puppet performance, visual artperformance and musical video clip. The work was based on experience, drawings and thoughtscollected during...

 
Albert´s Fear, CZ
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Albert´s Fear, CZ

scary pantomime

"I’m here, I’m behind you, I’m in your eyes, in your voice, in your heart. You can’t see me, but I can see you." Can Albert manage to outstep his shadow? Can he do it alone? A fantastic imagination versus dwarfish courage. Fear comes to the theatre. Vojta Svejda again places a dramatic bet on pa...

 
ARTEMIS

ARTEMIS

Face to the Mirror /18min or 50min/

Artemis is Nikola‘s first solo performance as a result of the collaboration with Amador Artiga. Through Nikola's and Amador's conversations and their dreams they have tried to find the essence of things: in this process, decision-making and action were based on human instinct and instinct was as i...

 
BA_ZEN

BA_ZEN

A man on the edge, (im)permeably locked inside his own time and space, WhoWhatWhichWhose, has become orphaned within the safety of his home. Nobody comes. He does not leave. He perseveres … only to return to the night of his heart. Questions emerge. Is WhoWhatWhichWhose sane? WhoWhatWhichWhose is no...

 
Barin Our Souls
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Barin Our Souls

A sprightly performance full of life, colours, women laughter but humour above all. The dancer – mostly women, has set the objective to entertain not only tehemselves but also the spectators without using any special technical devices. All riches are drawn from the dancerś personalities, from the ze...

 
BATHROOM: PART I. SOAP

BATHROOM: PART I. SOAP

A different kind of a soap opera – performance behind a closed bathroom door /45min/ no language barrier

Water from the tap drips onto the surface while steam fogs up the mirrors, tiny bits of soap are starting to crack. You are the only one here and time has stood still. Too closed into yourself, you lose your grip on reality. The imagination swells, the soap comes to life and masses of foam prepare a...

 
BY EARS OF AUTUMN
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BY EARS OF AUTUMN

an intimate theatre show

A Finnish tango on male and female sides of ourselves. This is a gender ruthless performance with two chairs and two actors, one of whom, to the surprise of the others, open an envelope marked NEVER OPEN THIS. He does so to the benefit of all and, luckily, only once....

 
CASABLANCA THERAPY

CASABLANCA THERAPY

The stories about being a victim of consumerism´s love ideology, scenes about searching for new though more and more ridiculous ways to satisfy the need to love and to be loved. Casablanca is a performance about love as a misunderstanding, packed with cheesy romantic songs and love cliches. A perfor...

 
CONTEMPORARY DANCE
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CONTEMPORARY DANCE

Led by Vera Ondrasikova This workshop is designed for professional as well as amateur dancers, actors and everyone interested in contemporary dance. The workshop is available in two levels: pre-intermediate and professional. A programme for theatre groups can also be prepared. The lectures of Vera O...

 
Conversation on Melodrama Mexicano, CZ

Conversation on Melodrama Mexicano, CZ

Conversation on Melodrama Mexicano is a performance that reflects on the fact of feeling as a cultural phenomena. It is based on the belief that we learn to feel in a particular way depending on our family and media environment heritage. It analyses Mexican melodrama through clichés of movie stereot...

 
Creative Work with Theatre Equipment
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Creative Work with Theatre Equipment

The workshop is lead by members of  Lighting Design InstituteThis workshop is designed for a wide range of professionals in the field of the performance arts and presentation design – scenographers, directors, choreographers and dancers, lighting designers, sound designers, production managers etc....

 
D.I.S.Harmonie, CZ
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D.I.S.Harmonie, CZ

free improvisations

What will happen on the stage this time? Not even the members of D.I.S.HARMONIE know the answer as they feed the spectators improvised sketches which evolve on stage without any preparation. Four actors and one musician entertain and surprise everyone who is willing to share the adrenalin rush of...

 
Da Capo

Da Capo

A performance awarded jarmila Jeřábková second price at the New Europe 2008 festival nad the Sazka Award 2009. The decision is just a beginning of something. When a person makes a decision, they get to a strong stream and the stream takes them where they did not intend to be....

 
DANCE OF THE MAGNETIC BALLERINA

DANCE OF THE MAGNETIC BALLERINA

Retroexpression in Movement

Movement in the context of image and sound - image and sound in motion. The magnetic ballerina flutters inside a minimalist yet multi-dimensional space created to expand our perception and experience of dance. Intense movement sequences fuse with a collage of sound and a unique, interactive lighting...

 
DANCE OF THE PAPER DANCERS

DANCE OF THE PAPER DANCERS

Dance of the Paper Dancers is a unique event for 23 dancers, performers and musicians. Some dances and studies - which comprises a series of group and solo dance pieces - have the character of a `sudden decision\', others have been worked to the smallest detail. The drama and singularity of the happ...

 
DANCE THROUGH THE FENCE

DANCE THROUGH THE FENCE

Everyone has a different story

Dance Through the Fence is the result of a collaboration between professional artists, asylum seekers and foreigners who have found a new home in the Czech Republic. This theatrical mosaic tells the real stories of refugees from Chechnya, Burma, Georgia and Kurdistan....

 
DAY OF IRE, CZ

DAY OF IRE, CZ

"Day of Ire" consists of three parts created and performed by Vojta Švejda, playing the electric guitar, Pierr Nadaud in motion and Frédérique Griot, who writes and declaims texts. The origin of this project was inspired by the biblical Book of Job....

 
Don’t touch at my Fidel!
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Don’t touch at my Fidel!

With you because you are killing me, without you because I am dying.

The performance is based on a simple model – a group of young Cubans – sometime in near future – play a Fidel game at a beach to fight boredom. The players involved in this game are able to meet the heroes of their revolution, i.e. Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, Arnald Ochoa – these three public figur...

 
DRAGONFLY
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DRAGONFLY

dance which everyone knows but not everyone dances it …

Friday has enclosed himself in a bird cage and Robinson has probably gone mad. He grows chrysanthemums, gladioli and memories. Small flags flutter above the island and music is everywhere. A feast is being prepared, even a sailboat may arrive! The crocodile has finally found his lost upper jaw a...

 
EASY tOlk, CZ

EASY tOlk, CZ

Audiovisual Performance

Dominance and submission - a study of two antagonistic principles. Electronic language (sound) in EASY tOlk means the transmission of video "score" through animation of horizontal straight lines into a stereo sound (video OUT > audio IN). A range of frequencies emerges, which may, arranged in certai...

 
EMILY, CZ

EMILY, CZ

solo concert

One woman, one voice, one body, one self-service performance. What can one woman actually do alone, to be able to eventually create something, to make a performance? Loneliness as the point of departure of creativity. This performance has been inspired by how the American poet Emily Dickinson and ma...

 
EUROPEANS, CZ

EUROPEANS, CZ

O Joy, You Divine Spark!

Spilling from the mouths of characters, memories, associations and images do not easily connect into a logical whole. Their speech awakens memories of today’s Europe, where the essential connections are laking. Can contemporary Europeans still believe in something?...

 
EVERYDAY LIVES, CZ

EVERYDAY LIVES, CZ

From coffee to coffee

A bizarre look at lives overflowing with the everyday. Major events happen without us noticing as because we are preoccupied with daily routines. Until one day we realize that making coffee takes longer than giving someone a hug......

 
EXCURSIONS WITH HELGA

EXCURSIONS WITH HELGA

A dance and theatre excursion about a world where beauty is born and dies.Everything lying at our feet and everything we tread on.We are able to identify the quality of subjective pleasure, why we depend on conventions, and whether to be in or not to be out.Helga may give you a hint. Supported by:...

 
EXIT 89 – A TRAGIC OPERETTA, CZ

EXIT 89 – A TRAGIC OPERETTA, CZ

Horror with a Human Face

EXIT 89 takes place at a service station on the 89th kilometre of the D1 motorway. In 1992, the former Czechoslovak leader Alexander Dubček was killed here in a road accident. On the anniversary of the tragedy, six people from different walks of life meet here....

 
EXIT, CZ

EXIT, CZ

a story about people who refused to stay

Communist period. Four people of four different nations in one asylum camp. Who will go to the U.S.A., the dream land? Why are they leaving and why they do not want to come back? Will they find a common language? We also want to promote communication within the Visegrad region to prove that there ar...

 
Fairy Tale In Drops

Fairy Tale In Drops

What is good and what is evil? Is joy stronger than sorrow? A performance with interactive programme aims at bringing contemporary dance closer to children and at enabling them to conceive dance as a possibility of creative self-fulfilment. During interactive parts that intermingle with parts of the...

 
Fg=Gm1m2/r2, CZ

Fg=Gm1m2/r2, CZ

moving back and forth in the gravitational field

I recently opened my old physics exercise book and it said: "A coil is coil, nothing to be done about it! Without colils no radio can play." For many physics is an abstract and difficult field of science. Likewise dance can seem abstract and incomprehensible to many. That’s why I have achosen a simp...

 
FIG. 41: IIRIS, CZ

FIG. 41: IIRIS, CZ

The i i r i s case was examined by the specialized team KREPSKO

Figure 41 presents a rare specimen of i i r i s  d e m i - f o l i e. This species is not poisonous, but considering the fact that it only blossoms in solitude, one is unlikely to encounter it. It also remains a mystery whether it is a predator or prey. Its scent is described as a "Houdini hallucina...

 
Foreigners in Bohemia, CZ

Foreigners in Bohemia, CZ

presenting, cataloguing and supporting non-commercial work by foreign artists residing in Bohemia

“Cizinci v Čechách” (Foreigners in Bohemia) – a project systematically presenting, cataloguing and supporting non-commercial work by foreign artists residing in Bohemia since 2002. The aim is to foster long term creative collaboration between them and Czech artists. This illustrates the phenomenon o...

 
Found & Lost

Found & Lost

VerTeDance + Charlotta Öfverholm (SWE)

The duet was created by the Swedish choreographer and performer Charlotta Öfverholm for VerTeDance company. In her work, Charlotta Öfverholm combines dance and theatre and is not afraid to experiment. Found & Lost is physical, poetic and humoristic work for two strong women. Charlotta Öfverholm rep...

 
Fractured

Fractured

Andrea Miltnerová

With her expressive, creatively minimalistic and technically precise composition, Andrea Miltnerová takes us to a mysterious, at times 'Kafkaesque' world. To the fragmented sounds of a Bach concerto, animal instinct merges with a distinctive, pure esthetic. A voyage to a world beneath the skin, a wo...

 
Frosty techno thus lapp tales
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Frosty techno thus lapp tales

Frostily technologised stories from undefiled Nordic nature. Indulgence in listening to the Suomi internet radio got DNO theatre company to Lapland. Gnarl brought from Lapland as a puppet, Japanese technology as a principle. Did you also took Lapp for Jap when you were a kid?...

 
Garden

Garden

Don\'t you sometimes wish you could go back to the enchanted garden of childhood? Well, here it is: a garden where you can meet a loud-mouthed hockey-playing tom-cat, a wise whale, and a dwarf who\'s been there so long he\'s lost all his paint....

 
GOG
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GOG

GoG is a performance loosely based upon a novel also called GoG (Giovanni Papini). Should the only undisputable property be my own self? The core. Me. Am I unique? I need. Constantly. We need each other. Constantly. We consume ourselves. Once. We are the people. Without compromises. We hear, see, th...

 
HIDDEN LANDSCAPE, CZ
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HIDDEN LANDSCAPE, CZ

Hidden Landscape is a surrealistic fairy tale where five characters project their hidden cravings, sexual fantasies and fears to a fictitious mind of one person. It tells a story of dualism, of our hidden faces we show in various situations. It tells a story how we ourselves are often victims of pos...

 
HISTORY OF CZECHS IN 68 MINUTES, CZ

HISTORY OF CZECHS IN 68 MINUTES, CZ

The performance is a quick excursion into the history of the Czech nation. The simplicity and the sincerity of story-telling take priority ahead over the common phrasing of the text. The actors use their puppets skills. The music in performance is live and played by the actors. The stage is simple,...

 
Holdin´ Fast, CZ

Holdin´ Fast, CZ

A Dreamy Ballad on Sexual Dependency

"In the world of eternal return the weight of unbearable responsibility lies heavy on every move we make. The heaviest of burdens crushes us, we sink beneath it… But in the love poetry of every age, woman longs to be weighted down by the man\'s body… The heavier the burden, the closer our lives come...

 
IN - FINITO, CZ
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IN - FINITO, CZ

Hurry up slowly and you can get more things done than you thought. A dance project touches upon being in a rush as a way of life, in which speed and effectiveness prevails over quality. The hurry which makes us shorten or postpone every seemingly unimportant thing to the END or perhaps INDEFINITELY?...

 
INSPIRED BY LOVE

INSPIRED BY LOVE

Peformance balancing on the edge of stand up comedy and theatre confession. P. S. Cry baby!...

 
INTERLACING – EXPLOITING COMPOSITION

INTERLACING – EXPLOITING COMPOSITION

dance calligraphy

A unique experiment which connects choral chanting, calligraphy, motion and video screening. The spectator is a witness to several layers of the composition, self-inspiring and merging into a unique shape: The minimalist motion of the vocalists, the dynamic motion of the performer and their visual a...

 
INTO THE WORLD VOL. TWO, CZ

INTO THE WORLD VOL. TWO, CZ

This performance originated during the residency of Dora Hoštová and Lenka Bartůňková in New York in 2007. Inspired by the different culture, they created two parts of the choreography in New York. The final version was concluded with the young actors Jakub Tvrdík and Jakub Gottwald. In 2008 the pro...

 
Joshkalipnikisadivine personanddoesnotknow howtolie!, CZ

Joshkalipnikisadivine personanddoesnotknow howtolie!, CZ

no. 7 or Beware of eared walls, Mr. Joshka

The reconstruction of one of the legendary meetings of two men: the famous German writer and publisher Hermann Schlechtfreund with his admirer, journalist and beginner poet Joshka Lipnik. This time mister Schlechtfreund seduces and pulls Joshka Lipnik into dangerous game of secret services and spy t...

 
JOSHKALIPNIKISADIVINE- PERSONANDDOESNOT- KNOWHOWTOLIE!, CZ

JOSHKALIPNIKISADIVINE- PERSONANDDOESNOT- KNOWHOWTOLIE!, CZ

no 9: We are not Subhumans!

Another of the audiences of an aspiring poet and journalist Jozhka Lipnik with his idol, a famous German writer and publisher Hermann Schlechtfreund. This time the old man suspects that Jozhka Lipnik is in love. And he is suffering from serious anxiety over the opening of the Schengen zone...The per...

 
KINGDOM, CZ

KINGDOM, CZ

a drama play with songs for children and non-children

A dewdrop served with a lump of summer and the midnight howling of dog roses. Little Ema is on the track of the biggest secret of the Kingdom of Flowers. The first spring buttercup guards the Northern Gate. Grey-Green Excellency is waiting.Make Your Own Little Plane Theatre was founded by Anička Duc...

 
LA CANTINA, CZ
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LA CANTINA, CZ

a mexican cabaret

La Cantina is a stupefying story of a strange love which could only happen in Mexico. A live band plays continuously. The booze is running out in Pulqueria. The heavy evening air has succumbed to the smell of blooming gardenias. The Grim Reaper is painting his nails … The performance is followed by...

 
LA PETITE MORT

LA PETITE MORT

White Crow

Movement theatre with a minimum of text choreographed by Adéla Laštovková Stodolová. Three couples swap in different variations in search of Mr. and Mrs. Right in wanderings on love and loving. Three women, three men. In nature, in between the trees, in a lawn. They can smell their scent, their...

 
Library, CZ
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Library, CZ

All knowledge, thoughts, feeling and our visions are kept between the pages of innumerable books. The need of self-expression and the urge of all individuals to leave something in this world after the end of thein existence have always existed. A book is a representation of humankind; it is a Window...

 
LIFEshow

LIFEshow

Sgt. Tejnorová & the Commando /80min/

Emotion, tension, laughter, manipulation and effects. Modern Hansel and Gretel, lost in media reality inside of a gingerbread cottage, leave the theatre space in order to recover from family trauma. Through the whole range of emotions and modern technologies such as skype call, filmed material and...

 
Little Man, CZ

Little Man, CZ

Work, fatherhood, love and madness of Wilhelm Reich

This one man performance (with Howard Lotker) is inspired by the strange character and fate of Freud’s talented student – leading psychiatrist, scientist and writer Wilhelm Reich – a pioneer in studies on the connection between the mind and body. The style of HoME theatre compels viewers to examin...

 
LOVE ME

LOVE ME

Is love a beautiful, liberating and joyful thing or a psychic disorder – a mental disease? If love is good, why do we feel so bad? A tragic dance comedy directed by one of the founders of the famous DV8 analyzes the myth and the truth of being in love. Dark humour, sweet ´n´ sweating bodies, and...

 
Lyrical Action Poetry, CZ
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Lyrical Action Poetry, CZ

a duel between the body and the word

“…children’s playground: The sandy time dances whirling The future scorpions spread around the playground Through a wide river into a darkened empire Childhood scatters …” Not just a bit of poetry on the television! But a flow, a frequency which is always in the air. Just ditch the logic and...

 
Magnet, CZ

Magnet, CZ

A collective authorial project that deals with the topic of decision-making, direction and navigation. The authors use light, new technologies and sound as a partner for the dancer and reveal new relation between movement, music and light....

 
ME HERE, YOU THERE

ME HERE, YOU THERE

Sound, light and physical action

The “Me Here, You There” project searches for specific forms of theatrical expression, formed of sound, light and physical action. The main characters: a man and a woman playing on the accordion. It’s not a concert, but a conversation. The music creates intangible material, which evokes various mode...

 
METAMORPHÓSIS FAMFULÁRE

METAMORPHÓSIS FAMFULÁRE

Crazy postmodern dumb punk pantomime music impro show. Each evening follows a preset topic that the two protagonists: mime Vojta Švejda and musician Jan Kalivoda try to explore from all possible angles. The technique of the play is based on repetition of gestures that, through rhythmization and...

 
MONEY TRANSFORMANCE

MONEY TRANSFORMANCE

The international theatre group Secondhand women present their newest project Money Transformance. The piece deals with our naive or realistic ideas about how money can solve all our troubles. How does the exchange market work – sex for comfort, money for losing freedom in work.  We jump from one st...

 
MUSHROOMS, CZ

MUSHROOMS, CZ

The performance is a tribute to the beauty and mystery of mushrooms, following the example of John Cage, the composer and mycologist. The stage is a space where live music inspired by the sound of simpl acoustic instruments meets with photographic projection and online microscopy, minimalist motion...

 
Oidipus (Complex)
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Oidipus (Complex)

experimental drama

HoME does not offer run-of-the-mill theatre, it offers theatre as a play. A play which changes and develops with the active involvement of the public, so that every evening it can end in a different way. You might know HoME theatre from their successful residential theatre project DoMA/at ho...

 
Open your eyes when you sleep, close your mouth when you speak

Open your eyes when you sleep, close your mouth when you speak

or nothing about Gyula Berger

All the characters in this piece are women. Women who are driven by the desire for cognition, self-revelation and mutual understanding. The aim of the project was to search for meeting points between two independently existing forms of art, video and dance. We look for answers to how video is able t...

 
ORCHESTRON

ORCHESTRON

musical and dance improvised collage by three dancers and musicians interconnected without using a prearranged script

An experiment that combines a range of musical variations and dance figures in a single project. Each musician or a group controls the dancer on the stage. The dancers dance only to the music they are assigned and thus three alternating and interweaving sections of music and dance are created. The w...

 
PLOŠINA (forgotten sector)

PLOŠINA (forgotten sector)

Visual theater performance. A gender imbalanced performance about the struggles of men who have stopped looking after themselves. Idea - Vojta Švejda Creative team and play -  Jan Dörner, Jan Kalivoda, Vojta Švejda, Michael Vodenka a Patrik Vojtíšek. Light design - Jan Dörner a Michael Vodenka...

 
POLARIS, CZ
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POLARIS, CZ

drifting theatre show

Reality vs. imagination. Unendurable conditions vs. existence. Warmth of memories and the fucking cold. A performance about loneliness, friendship, waiting for help that doesn’t come, about fidelity and hope. A performance about losing things, consciousness, values and the close ones. About lo...

 
Portrait
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Portrait

contemporary dance and movement theatre

He is deaf. He got deaf from being yelled at over the years. Now he watches the others as he would watch a silent movie. The others lost their voice from endless yelling. They keep on yelling mutely. That day he would have explained them everything, but he fainted before he could say a w...

 
PULLCHERIUM FAMFULARE MUNDI

PULLCHERIUM FAMFULARE MUNDI

The Most Beautiful Famfulare in the World

The follow-up to the successful all-year-round project entitled Metamorphosis famfulare - improvised punk pantomime shows which stem from the will to create a crazy show using pantomime, clownery, words and music....

 
Push the Button

Push the Button

mime gamesque

One flat, five roommates, dozens of troubles...                     ESCAPE One city, five killers, dozens of unexpected possibilities...      ENTER What is virtual and what is real?                                           CTRL + ALT + DEL     Performance about five beautiful roommates, escapi...

 
ROBINSON OF THE ARCTIC, CZ
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ROBINSON OF THE ARCTIC, CZ

Or the Unbelievable wanderings of Jan Eskymo Welzl

In the past a lot of people tried to reach the North Pole and many of them returned from the freezing Arctic frozen. However, 140 year ago in Zábřeh the Czech Honza Welzl was born. He reached the North Pole on foot and settled there for thirty years. Come to see how the Eskimos hunted.  And how a na...

 
sartre.exit

sartre.exit

Do not run any suspicious files with an .ism extension: existential.ism, human.ism, natural.ism… Satre\'s No Exit was imported into a text database. The system was attacked by a worm sartre.exit. Sartre worm pretends to be a new version of old benign executables existential.ism, human.ism, natural...

 
SEEN IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT
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SEEN IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT

This is an animation photography project aiming to free us from the routine and rigidly stereotypical perception of reality.

Lecturer: Mgr. Jiří Siostrzonek, PhD. The project is designed for all those who want to perceive the surrounding world differently, to reinterpret events, meetings, landscape, town, symbols etc. The project will result in perhaps a fresher look at the surrounding world, and allow us to poetically an...

 
Simple Tragedy, CZ

Simple Tragedy, CZ

“My heart belongs only to you,” wrote a young poet on the immaculate body of a paper girl. “My heart belongs  only to you,” she wrote on the young man´s paper body marked by several postal voyages. They wanted to stay together forever. But suddenly he had to go. He promised to return… An interna...

 
SOLDATES

SOLDATES

/50min/

Invasion of a three-member army. The commander and his men – two of them in total. Heroes. Liberators. Clowns. They plunge into all battles a soldier’s life brings. Drill, relaxation, hunger and a last cigarette - they know it all. Their muscles may not be made of steel. But they're definitely reinf...

 
SPEAKING CLEARLY
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SPEAKING CLEARLY

Allocution and dialogic skills, public speaking, self-presentation, coordination.

Lecturer: Jan Nepomuk PiskačThis is a course designed to develop public speaking skills and self-confident and clear communication with others. The basic educational approach is learning to speak or express oneself verbally, a process which is inseparable from use of the voice, gestures and movement...

 
TABLE CULTURE
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TABLE CULTURE

An event around the table

A meeting of seven female dancers whose motto is: don’t pretend to be anyone but yourself. Director and choreographer Jan Komárek presents the performers with situations which provoke them to explore their own authorial abilities....

 
TEŠLON AND FRKL

TEŠLON AND FRKL

Physical performance about the life of two beings from the space with different laws. Coexistence of the two characters, Their routine days and mutual learning, mediated by physical images and emotional interactions. In addition to the agreed positions, actors also suprise each other with physical i...

 
Test.Ost.Er.On
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Test.Ost.Er.On

The Voice of the Other Side

Kind, brave, handy, sensitive, clever, handsome, well-built, smart but by no means a softie. The ideal man. Does that make any sense to anyone? What do women really want from us? What do we want form ourselves? Are men really more aggressive, more adventurous, more competitive, more strong-willed,...

 
The Amnesic Days of the Polar Nights

The Amnesic Days of the Polar Nights

Movement-Theatre Perfromance by Ioana Mona Popovici

The action takes place in a forgotten village from a remote valley. It’s been very long since something happened or was heard there. Perfect silence and the impossibility to trace the passing of time. The total lack of noise and information that could create new memories, dramatically affected the d...

 
The Art of Manipulation
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The Art of Manipulation

The theme of this music and dance performance focuses on the contemporary phenomenon of manipulation. It is presented as powerful force affecting peoples‘ lives, as a basic desire for power, as a need to be manipulated.   Premiere: 21. 9. 2014, Divadlo Disk 30 minutes / no language barrier...

 
The Cat, CZ

The Cat, CZ

Last 45 minutes of cat´s life

Myslela si, že dokáže velké věci, ale ve skutečnosti byla dost neohrabaná. Měla ráda mlíko a vrnění ledničky. Poslouchala dýchání rostlin a za závěsem si představovala noční oblohu. Viděla věci, které nikdo jiný neviděl - čajovou konvici, ramínko na šaty, nebo květináč. Aby poznala skutečnost, musel...

 
The Drain

The Drain

A QUASI LIVE EVENT ON THE THEATRICAL BASE

The lead character is saturated with information that hecannot process, analyse and evaluate anymore. He burstswith it. THE DRAIN describes the moment when all of thenews he is exposed to become too much and he needs to let everything flow out, just like a blocked drain.The performance balances betw...

 
THE GOLDEN DIONYSUS

THE GOLDEN DIONYSUS

training for hazardous work

The tragedy was caused by the ungrounded wire. In this tragicomic drama you will see a group of well-grounded actors, a Van de Graaff Generator and lots of scintillating optical fibres. The storm is approaching and the stage is filled with static electricity and anticipation…...

 
THE INCOMPLETE DREAM

THE INCOMPLETE DREAM

And madness is inspiration!

The staging is a free continuation of the Hamlet part II. project performed at the Komedie Theatre in 1998. The authors have now found inspiration in the work of Fernando Pessoa. Pessoa takes us into a world which permanently reminds us of its place in space and time. A world of ever-present res...

 
The Intruder

The Intruder

physical and puppet composition

(no language barrier) A scenic composition oscillating between physical theatre and a puppet show. A performance based on a remarkably precise “score“. A woman dragged into a struggle she can neither win nor lose. Once and forever. Confronting herself - face to face with her second, no less tangi...

 
THE VALLEY

THE VALLEY

A fairy composition of a family dinner during which reality slowly fades away. A mono-debate on the topic of monsters is raised. Is the reflection in a digital mirror scarier than the more authentic recording of our own shapes? And isn’t it safer to become a phantom of our own reflection before...

 
THE VOICE OF ANNE FRANK, CZ

THE VOICE OF ANNE FRANK, CZ

plastic progressive theatre

Anne Frank is dying in Bergen-Belsen concentration camp - neither a symbol of suffering of the prisoners nor a heroine of the unfinished diary but a thirteen year-old girl violently robbed of her life, her dreams and desires. This awareness is crucial for our dramatic story of an adolescent girl and...

 
THE WEEPERS

THE WEEPERS

The weep-songs are traditional Slavic songs for the dead. This tradition is the loose inspiration for the new production, in which SKUTR confront the old world of our great-grandfathers with contemporary central-European life. Do will still carry the roots of our old traditions within us, and can we...

 
THE WORLD OF THE CONDEMNED
Nova sit's project

THE WORLD OF THE CONDEMNED

A dance and art fresco on the feelings of vanity, intolerance and the impossibility of understanding. Physical theatre with the surrealistic flair of a rotting society that has decided to destroy itself. Each performance is an original painting by Jan Miko, made as part of the central character’...

 
THREEJAZZ

THREEJAZZ

Only the Earth, Skies, Myself and the Horizon Line  A solo for an old man, a tree and a dog on the motifs of the novel by Orham Pamuk: My Name is Red.The old man is the centre and the design of the composition. Beauty is realised in limitation, that’s how boundaries are formed. Beauty is found in t...

 
Titan
Nova sit's project

Titan

conductor comedy drama

(no language barrier) Conductorial comedy drama that points out the inimitability of the moment. Him and Her, taking gruel together in their own time-space. They have their intensive dreams and wishes, interfering and clashing. She is obsessed with desire for peace and satisfaction, naive fairy...

 
Trains

Trains

There is a Train Station in my Head

The primary inspiration stems from the squeaking sound of brakes and inscriptions on rusting train wagons. The atmosphere of a different time imprinted on old rural train stations and crumbling rusty iron scrap was remoulded in the Trains project into an abstract industrial picture. A concert for...

 
TRIPTYCH

TRIPTYCH

dance theatre

Two solos verging between dance and physical theatre and one "image duet" constitute an evening of aesthetic and scenic vision of the director and light designer Jan Komárek. The common denominator of both performances is the theme of "parting"....

 
TRUMPETS IN THE SKY

TRUMPETS IN THE SKY

"Trumpets in the Sky" is an atmospheric and sensuous performance, based on the exploration of anticipation of potential apocalypse. It starts as a dark fairy tale which unravel a fragmented line of live images that deal with instinct and emotion of fear. The piece is black box specific so it relates...

 
Twilogy, first chapters - The Twin
Nova sit's project

Twilogy, first chapters - The Twin

Twilogy is a kind of theatrical peek into the theme of twins, of being not quite one. About couples and doubles… about united brothers, sisters andlovers. About advantages and disadvantages of being together. And alsoabout knitting....

 
Twilogy, more chapters - Alma & Amanda
Nova sit's project

Twilogy, more chapters - Alma & Amanda

Alma and Her Sister Amanda. Amanda and Her Cousin Alma. Amanda and Her Terribly Secret Friend Alma. Alma and Her Mirror Amanda. Amanda and Her Beloved Alma. Amanda’s Alma. Alma’s Amanda. Same, similar but different. Best friends, best enemies. Two minds - one secret, two moods - one problem....

 
Umbilicus
Nova sit's project

Umbilicus

Performance about the hilarious troubles of a young enthusiast trying to make friends and remain true to his principles. But is this at all possible while battling against the hustle and bustle of our crazy lives? Supported by: Francouzská aliance v Brně, Divadlo Na cucky v Olomouci, Uffo – spole...

 
Unicorn

Unicorn

Unicorn - an existence based crimi story for one actor - is in a spectre of the Spitfire Company their first play where there is the main part in dramatic text. The direction does not underline physical, motion action. Minimal pieces of expression stress out absurdity of the Jiří Jarkowsky´s text. T...

 
Until I Find It

Until I Find It

White Crow 2010

"Bodies, thoughts, behaviour, everything that happens can change and will change. It is happening inside of us. But we cannot change and will not change." (Eric Bernie)Everyone of us is exposed at least once in their life to a more or less binding decision. If our sense and sensilibility are in acco...

 
VALENTÝN

VALENTÝN

/45min/

So much he loves to rub his face against his mother's wool dress. So gladly he cuddles with her when she wears it. The material. The feeling. He is dressed in her dress and feels her all over his body. The project of independent theatre group Antena Inspired by the play of Carlos Be Chicory The p...

 
VOID AMONGST HUMANS

VOID AMONGST HUMANS

The dance duet by Helena Arenbergerová and Jarek Cemerek leads audiences through many different atmospheres, each of which reflects human feelings in a large anonymous world. No matter how technologies bring us a great deal of benefit in the present society, we still feel lonely in our lives, lost i...

 
Wait Wait Wait

Wait Wait Wait

Life in a once populated community that is presented to the viewer in a time of their decadence when only three people live there. They escaped from a common world and created new, safe surroundings with their own rules they had agreed upon at the beginning. The initial foundation idea has already d...

 
WEST WING Dream of powerlessness

WEST WING Dream of powerlessness

Ondřej Lipovský

Theatre of sensitive layer processing fragments of stories that never happened. That you really can not imagine. Stories in blissful cycle of carrots, in the chalk light on a black back cock, stories in the mainstream eye, in the boneless hand, in friendship to anyone who does not seem interested. T...

 
WINNERS

WINNERS

Three short solo performances - BIO-GRAF, X, HIDDEN ROOMS - by the winners of Jarmila Jerabkova award 2006 and CJJ 2007 award...