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9 May 2019 - 12 May 2019

Rehearsal for Truth Theater Festival: Spring Weekend

We are pleased to invite you to SPRING WEEKEND - a showcase of emerging Czech, Hungarian, Polish, and Slovak playwrights whose work reflects on current social and political issues. The plays have been translated into English, and feature local New York performers and directors who will have the opportunity to try out the works onstage as part of the European Month of Culture. The program also includes a full Romanian production.

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Thursday, May 9, 7:00 PM
Spring Weekend Soiree
(benefit party)

Friday, May 10, 7:00 PM
Audience by Vaclav Havel, translated by Jan Novak
The Meeting by Edward Einhorn, and
Infiltration by Petr Erbes, translated by Paul Wilson
Directed by Edward Einhorn.
(stage readings, Czech Republic)

Saturday, May 11, 4:00 PM
Sunflower by Andrea Pass, translated by Patrick Mullowney, directed by Adrian Alea
(stage reading, Hungary)

Saturday, May 11, 8:00 PM
Hoped I Wouldn't Meet Myself Today by Herta Muller, translated, performed, and directed by Simona Maicanescu
(full production, Romania)

Sunday, May 12, 3:00 PM
Urn on an Empty Stage by Martin Cicvak, translated by Katarina Briggler, directed by Michael Piatkowski
(stage reading, Slovakia)

Sunday, May 12, 7:00 PM
Puppenhaus. Treatment by Magda Fertacz, translated by Artur Zapalowski, directed by Zishan Ugurlu
(stage reading, Poland)



Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States


From: 9 May 2019
To: 12 May 2019


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