Talk "Václav Havel Yesterday and Today" by Marta Ljubkova
Tue, March 29, 2011 • 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM • UTC 4.112
The most famous and widely staged Czech playwright Václav Havel has finally presented his latest play: Odcházení(Leaving, 2007). Comparision of this play with previous texts, reports of its perfomances from various Czech theatres (including video extracts) will be the main content of this lecture.
Marta Ljubkova received her M. A.s at the Department of Czech Language and Literature at the Faculty of Arts of Charles University and at the Academy of Performing Arts, Faculty of Alternative and Puppet Theatre. Now she is studying a PhD program of the Department of Czech Literature, specialized on contemporary Czech drama. She lectures and writes about Czech drama, theatre and contemporary Czech fiction. She co-operates on different theatre projects as a director, dramaturge or text author