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Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín

A Concert to Benefit the Community Initiative for Holocaust Survivors. A project of UJA-Federation of New York.

The Magic Garden, or, the Princess Who Grew Antlers

For the delight of audiences aged five to 105 (this show is for all ages), Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theater will perform its newest work, "The Magic Garden, or, The Princess Who Grew...

Mozart and Prague

Beginning in 1787 the city of Prague worked its magic on Mozart and deeply influenced his later works. House of Time explores this love affair with a program including a rarely heard setting of Don...

Prague Castle, Communist bunkers and the Rolling Stones

A talk by Prof. arch. Zdeněk Lukeš (NYU Prague).

DVORAK LEGACY CONCERT

The Aaron Copland School of Music Orchestra, under the direction of Maurice Peress, will perform works by Antonín Dvořák and George Gershwin, exploring the Czech composer and his American legacy.

Film Club: Killing the Devil

Killing the Devil (Vražda ing. Čerta), Director: Ester Krumbachová, 1970, 77min.

Film Club: Prague 5

Prague 5 (Pražská pětka), Director: Tomáš Vorel, 1988, 98 min.

Sounds of Serendipity

A concert dedicated to the Czech Dream project as a part of the series curated by NY-based conductor and composer, Peter Breiner featuring new and emerging composers & musicians.

Tuesday Film Club: CZECH DREAM

Short movie, Voted for Myself as an Artist of the Year by Adéla Babanová followed by a comedy about two students that commission a huge campaign for the opening of a new supermarket named Czech...

Thursday Forum: CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY

Eminent art professors from Prague schools, FAMU (Film and TV School of Academy of Performing Arts) and UMPRUM (Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague) will give presentation on some of...

CONCERT by MANNES COLLEGE and HAMU

An extraordinary concert of pieces by well renowned Czech composers, Bedřich Smetana, Antonín Dvořák, Leoš Janáček, and Bohuslav Martinů performed by the students.

STRATEGIES: PERFORMANCES

Multi media program held throughout the Bohemian National Hall containing video screenings and live performances AMU, AVU and UMPRUM students.

Thrursday Forum: FIGHTER

The film follows two men, both survivors of Hitler's invasion of Czechoslovakia: and shows their very different ways of dealing with memories of the Holocaust.

TUESDAY FILM CLUB: DEPARTMENT OF DIRECTION FAMU

Film direction students from Prague FAMU (Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts) will present their movies. The youngest generation of directors and hopes of Czech direction will be...

THURSDAY FORUM: DEPARTMENT OF ANIMATION FILM FAMU and UMPRUM

The Czech animation genre includes artists such as Jiří Trnka, Karel Zeman & Jan Švankmajer. What can we expect from this generation of young animators?

Thursday Forum: Discussion with an Artist

Commented video show by Josef Bolf based on the paradox between childhood in the totalitarian regime and adulthood in the consumer society.

The Country Teacher

Film screening: The Country Teacher (Venkovský učitel), 2007, 121 min. Directed by Bohdan Sláma.

Tuesday Film Club: In the Mirror of Maya Deren

Come and enjoy a documentary In the Mirror of Maya Deren about the life of avant-garde filmmaker Maya Deren, who led the independent film movement of the 1940s. Director: Martina Kudláček, 2002, 103...

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