Movement is a demonstration of human life and dancing is a guide to the cultural development of human society.
Comedy, romance and thrill - all this is offered by the musical Ghost based on the popular 1990 film starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg.
The Bartered Bride since its premiere in 1866 became the Czech national opera that accompanied our nation in both good and bad times.
When Verdi experienced booing during the performance of his comical opera King for a Day, he decided to never write an opera again.
Hypocrisy is eternal
Young writer Louis returns to his family after almost fifteen years to tell them he is dying.
'Who better recipe knows how to tame a shrew, they should tell me! I'd be grateful.'
A spectacular, entertaining musical show for all generations based on the Old Testament legend of Jacob, one of his twelve sons, Joseph, and his amazing technicolour dreamcoat, brings an enlightening and engaging story and great melodies.
Children's book by Josef Čapek I Had a Dog and a Cat probably does not need a long introduction.
The madness of love in the cabaret of an irresistible murderer
The top work of the Spanish playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, The House of Bernarda Alba, completed shortly before the author's violent death in 1936, is the essence of perverse moral principles that necessarily lead to tragedy.
The Merry Widow was the first Lehár’s global success. Without exaggeration, it can be said that every music number in this operetta is a little musical jewel.
Alfred Jarry is a prominent French playwright, considered to be the predecessor of absurd theatre. For revolt against contemporary conventions, the premiere of Ubu The King provoked a scandal in 1896, but the play has remained on the repertory until today. Especially famous were the productions of the Osvobozené divadlo a Divadlo Na zábradlí directed by Jan Grossman.
A legendary jazz buffo-opera of the "golden sixties"
The co-production of the DJKT’s drama company in Pilsen and the Drama Studio in Ústí nad Labem.
Mozart's Idomeneo opens a number of the composer’s masterpieces. Compiled for Munich, it had the world premiere there on 29 January 1781.
The world-renowned leading choreographer Youri Vámos will present at the multifaceted New Theatre stage the story of ambitious Julian Sorel, considering the red colour of a military uniform against the black of a clerical frock and tragically loving two women.
Pietro Mascagni is known to opera lovers mainly for his opera Cavalleria Rusticana. But he wrote fifteen operas and most of them are rarely played today.
The power of Sophocles, the dramatic force of ancient Greece, lies in the wisdom of the approach to life, dramatic constriction and poetic language. Unlike with other giants of their time, the movers of the plot are not gods but man. The theme was taken by Sophocles from the legends of the mythical town of Thebes.
A global musical megahit for the first time in the Czech Republic!
In Antonín Dvořák's opera work, his fifth opera The Cunning Peasant belongs to the wrongly neglected ones today. The libretto for this comic opera, whose plot is set in the Domažlice region in the 18th century, was written by Josef Otakar Veselý.
An entertaining string of songs for the whole family
The famous books by English writer Lewis Carol, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, are inspiring even after one hundred and fifty years by their unrepeatable imagination, poetry, humour and musicality.