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Program

1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018

1918-100-2018 Czech and Slovak Century

The Czech Centre has prepared and supported a number of wonderful events marking the 100 years’ anniversary of Czechoslovakia. Through music, film, talks, performances and exhibitions, we will show the past and present of the amazingly rich cultural scene.


EVENTS:



CZECH PHILHARMONIC - GREAT BRITAIN
AND IRELENAD TOUR 2018

10 - 18 February 2018
Leeds, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham, Nottingham, Basingstoke, Dublin
MUSIC
TOYEN AND BĚLA KOLÁŘOVÁ
@ TATE ST IVES

10 February - 20 April 2018
Tate St Ives
VISUAL ART





UNEARTHING THE MUSIC
15 - 16 February 2018
Goethe Institut Lisbon
MUSIC

MY ITINERARY HAS BEEN MONOTONOUS 
FOR QUITE A WHILE IN LISBON

15 - 16 February 2018
Goethe Institut Lisbon
LITERATURE




CZECHOSLOVAK FILM WEEK
19 - 24 February 2018
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM

A PROMINENT PATIENT + DISCUSSION WITH HISTORIAN DAGMAR HÁJKOVÁ
10 March 2018, 5.45 pm
Gate Picturehouse, London
FILM




DASH CAFÉ. EUTOPIA: BROADCASTING
LIVE FROM THE PRAGUE SPRING

28 March 2018, 7.30 pm
Richmix, London
HUMANITIES, FILM, MUSIC

TATE TALK: A CLOSER LOOK 
WITH MARTINA PACHMANOVÁ

7 April, 12 noon - 1 pm
VISUAL ART, TALK





IT'S GONNA GET WORSE 
WITH WRITER JAN PELC

27 April 2018, 7 pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM + DEBATE

MAY WE KISS?
1 May 2018
Czech Centre London
TRADITIONS





PRAŽÁK STRING QUARTET
3 May 2018, 7 pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
MUSIC  

LEAMINGTON MUSIC FESTIVAL
4 - 8 May 2018
Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa
MUSIC


IVA BITTOVÁ AND ABRAHAM BRODY
9 May 2018, 7.30 pm
Rich Mix, London
MUSIC

PURITY AND DECADENCE
9 - 27 May 2018
Gallery S O, London
DESIGN / FASHION




GUIDE AT BIRMINGHAM INTERNATIONAL
DANCE FESTIVAL

8 - 9 June 2018
Patrick Studio, Birmingham Hippodrome
DANCE
CONFESSION
17 June 2018, 2 pm
Institut français du Royaume-Uni, London
FILM + DEBATE





THE POWER OF SYMPATHY: 
THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF DAGMAR HOCHOVÁ
20 June - 29 June 2018
12 Star Gallery, Europe House, London
EXHIBITION
CZECHOSLOVAK STATEHOOD 1918 /
PRAGUE SPRING 1968

18 June - 31 December 2018
Vitrínka - Czech Centre Gallery
MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION




MAKE LOVE NOT WAR OR WE’LL KILL YOU; PRAGUE SPRING 1968 IN CARTOONS
30 July - 2 September 2018
Vitrínka - Czech Centre Gallery, 30 Kensington Palace Gardens, W84QY, London
EXHIBITION

THE MURDER OF MR DEVIL
11 August 2018, 3pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow
FILM






OCCUPATION 1968
23 August 2018, 7 pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM
IKARIE XB1
13 September 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow
FILM




MINI WONDERS
CZECH TOYS PAST AND PRESENT

15 September - 14 October 2018
Vitrínka - Czech Centre Gallery, London
DESIGN
TOTAL WORKS OF ARTS:
HOTEL PRAHA AND CZECHOSLOVAK
ARCHITECTURE 1945-1989

19 September 2018, 6.30 pm
The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in London
ARCHITECTURE



LOST IN MUNICH
6 October 2018, 5.45 pm
Gate Cinema, London 
FILM + DEBATE

WE ARE STILL AT WAR AT LICAF 2018
13 October 2018, 2.30 pm
CCT Chamber, Kendal, Cumbria
LITERATURE





EUROPEAN GRAPHIC NOVELS:
DRAWING UNTOLD STORIES

16 October 2018
British Library, London
LITERATURE



 

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CZECH100
 | 28 October - 9 December 2018

A festival of exciting cinema, theatre, visual arts, design and music celebrating the Czech Republic’s centenary | More information and full programme



ST. WENCESLAS + LIVE MUSICAL 
ACCOMPANIMENT BY CAPPELLA MARIANA

Sun 28 Oct 2018, 3.30 pm
Barbican Cinema, London
FILM & MUSIC
OPENING NIGHT GALA
ANNA HULAČOVÁ: GRACEFUL RIDE
29 Sep - 17 Nov 2018
Kunstraum, London
EXHIBITION








BOYSPLAYNICE FOR RÜCKL
22 Oct - 25 Nov 2018
Vitrínka - Czech Centre Gallery, London
EXHIBITION

THE BIRTH OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA:
MYTH AND REALITY

Tue 30 Oct 2018, 7pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM & DISCUSSION






PRESIDENT BLANÍK
Fri 2 Nov 2018, 6.30 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM

BAREFOOT 
+ Q&A WITH ZDENĚK AND JAN SVĚRÁK

Fri 2 Nov 2018, 8.20 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM






THE WHITE WORLD ACCORDING 
TO DALIBOREK

Sat 3 Nov 2018, 4 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM
INSECTS
Sat 3 Nov 2018, 6.30 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM







BEAR WITH US
+ Q&A WITH TOMÁŠ PAVLÍČEK 
AND IVANA CHÝLKOVÁ

Sat 3 Nov 2018, 8.30 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM
ANGEL OF THE LORD 2
+ WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN

Sun 4 Nov 2018, 2 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM






ČERVENÁ
Sun 4 Nov 2018, 4.15 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM
WINTER FLIES
Sun 4 Nov 2018, 6.05 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM






THE INTERPRETER
+ Q&A WITH MARTIN ŠULÍK

Sun 4 Nov 2018, 8 pm
Regent Street Cinema
CZECH100: Made in Prague Festival
FILM
SPOTLIGHTS: MARKÉTA LUSKAČOVÁ
5 Nov 2018 - 14 Apr 2019
Tate Britain
EXHIBITION








THE LIMITS OF WORK
+ Q&A WITH APOLENA RYCHLÍKOVÁ
AND SAŠA UHLOVÁ
Thu 8 Nov 2018, 7 pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM

PROTEST, PERFORMATIVITY, POST-TRUTH - 
THE LEGACY OF 1968

Thu 15 Nov 2018, 10 am - 5 pm
UCL, London
SYMPOSIUM







BOLEK POLÍVKA THEATRE:
THE JESTER AND THE SON

16 & 17 Nov 2018, 7.30 pm
Shaw Theatre, London
THEATRE

THE VELVET REVOLUTION 
+ DISCUSSION WITH 
PAVEL SEIFTER AND JIŘÍ PŘIBÁŇ

Thu 22 Nov 2018, 7 pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM & DISCUSSION







JAN KAPLICKÝ: VISIONS OF THE FUTURE
Tue 27 Nov, 6.30 pm
London Design Museum
DESIGN

FROM YOU TO ME: 
FOUR GENERATIONS OF WOMEN

Fri 30 Nov 2018, 7 pm
Czech Embassy Cinema, London
FILM & DISCUSSION







POWER OF IDENTITY:
MEMORY FASHION MESSAGE II

Fri 7 Dec 2018, 7 pm
Japan House, London
FASHION PERFORMANCE
FROM PRAGUE WITH LOVE: 
YOUNG CZECH FASHION

9 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
Vitrínka - Czech Centre Gallery, London
EXHIBITION






ELECTRO SWING BOHEMI A PARTY
Sun 9 Dec 2018, 8 pm
Stern Hall, West London Synagogue
CZECH100 CLOSING NIGHT GALA


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From: 1 Jan 2018
To: 31 Dec 2018

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