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Sep 5, 2019    |    Oct 20, 2019

EXHIBITION: VÁCLAV HAVEL - Citizen and Dramatist

The unique exhibition Václav Havel - Citizen and Dramatist focuses on premieres of Václav Havel's plays from the beginning of the 1960s to the present both on Czech and foreign stages. The exhibition also includes photographs and documents from Václav Havel's life.

Oct 24, 2019

Book Presentation: The Slav Epic of Alphonse Mucha + Q&A with Jan W. Drnek

True-to-life colors of the canvases together with unique printing technology helped produce a one-of-a-kind book. The large-format picture publication “Epopej” in a limited edition offers a view of the smallest details of Mucha’s work and presents the spectacular Slav Epic in a yet unseen form.

Oct 30, 2019    |    Jan 12, 2020

Exhibition: The Velvet Revolution 1989

Joining the celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in the Czech and Slovak Republic, Czech Center New York will present an exhibition curated by the National Museum of the Czech Republic.

Nov 3, 2019

Puppet show: Daddy is a hero

This is a story about love between parents and their children who stick together against the odds. Love helps kill evil dragons, overcome illnesses, and more. Performed live to music.

Nov 4, 2019

Mannes Sounds Festival: 30 years of freedom

Mannes School of Music at the New School presents a concert in collaboration with the Czech Center as part of the Mannes Sounds Festival.

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18. 10. 2019

Film Screening & Book: The Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968: The Russian Perspective + Q&A

The documentary film and book of the same name offer unique view of the August events of 1968 from the point of view of Soviet dissidents and intelligence. Followed by a Q&A with author and director Josef Pazderka and Prof. Milan Babík.

17. 10. 2019

Czech Science Café: Physics for Our Future: Czech and American Scientific Collaboration

The second edition of Science Café, lecture and discussion with Ivo Svejkovský, the Head of International Cooperation at the Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, will discuss how our society can benefit from the results of its scientific research. Photographed by Adéla Svejkovská

11. 10. 2019

Rock Music Concert: GARAGE BAND & Tribute to Bohumil Krčil

Legendary Prague rock underground band Garage. October 11, 2019.

04. 10. 2019

AUDIENCE + Q&A WITH ACTORS

Václav Havel's play Audience. Followed by Q&A with the actors Jan Potměšil and Tomáš Karger. October 4, 2019.

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