Below we publish a text by Professor Tadeusz Sławek on the concept of “interpretation”, which was included in the festival catalog. The catalog will be available during the 19 th “Interpretations” Festival. We invite you to read.
We will present “Martyrs” directed by Grzegorz Jarzyna from TR Warszawa to the final of the festival. After the performance we will know the winners.
We will open the festival INTERPRETATIONS officially with the master performance “Wyjeżdżamy” (“We are leaving”) from Nowy Teatr in Warsaw. The show is directed by Krzysztof Warlikowski.
Why do we even want to talk about the ‘art of directing’? What is the ‘art of directing’? This issue being the central theme of the nationwide festival held for 20 years now would imply that there might be a definition one can rely on. After all, both jury members and the audience, making judgements […]
Ewa Braun A stage designer, interior decorator and costume designer, she began to work on film and TV productions while still studying at the Warsaw University. She was responsible for the visual setting and costumes for the major Polish directors, including Wojciech Jerzy Has (“Nieciekawa historia” and “Pismak”), Janusz Majewski (“Zazdrość i medycyna”, “Zaklęte rewiry”, […]
1998 Anna Augustynowicz for directing the play “Moja wątroba jest bez sensu” by Werner Schwab at Teatr Współczesny in Szczecin 1999 Grzegorz Jarzyna for staging Witold Gombrowicz’s dramas: “Iwona, księżniczka Burgunda” at the National Stary Theatre in Kraków and “Historia” at Teatr Telewizji 2001 Remigiusz Brzyk for directing the play “Czarownice z Salem” by Arthur […]
The first edition of the Interpretations came with high hopes and just as much concern. However, the idea had been appreciated, the audience had showed great interest and the festival had been well organized. The Interpretations were supported with the funds of the City of Katowice (which always comes with the obvious trouble), which believed […]
Returning to its original programming formula, the 19th edition of the Interpretations Festival of the Art of Directing 2018 in Katowice is going to present the works by the youngest generation of Polish theatre directors, who will compete for the Laurel of Conrad Swinarski, the patron of the Interpretations Festival. We wanted the Interpretations to […]