The Lost World of Subcarpathian Rus’

talk and photography book presentation

November 24, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

Edward Kasinec, Curator Emeritus, will introduce the Czech ministerial official, translator of Ukrainian literature and amateur photographer Rudolf Hůlka (1887–1961) and his only...
Organized by: Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences

The Play’s the Thing: Václav Havel, Art and Politics

November 23, 2014 - December 11, 2014,

The program focuses on Václav Havel, the dissident and imprisoned dramatist who went on to become a world-renowned statesman as first president of the Czech Republic. This program is based...
Organized by: Czech Center New York

Fragile Freedom

November 22, 2014, 7:00 p.m.

Multi-genre performance dedicated to the life and legacy of Vaclav Havel, celebrating 25 years of freedom and the power of art to change the world.The event will feature 12 contemporary...
Organized by: Czech Center New York

Velvet Revolution - 25 Years in retrospect

November 21, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

The revolution in today's context. Civic activists Pavol Demeš and Šimon Pánek will discuss the events surrounding the Velvet Revolution and its aftermath. Moderated by Consuls...
Organized by: The Consulate General of the Czech Republic and Consulate General of Slovakia in collaboration with Czech Center in New York and Bohemian Benevolent and Literary Association

Dvorak's Manuscript of Antonin Dvorak's From the New World Symphony

November 17, 2014 - November 21, 2014, 1:00 - 9:00 p.m.

The original manuscript of Antonin Dvorak's Symphony No. 9, From the New World returns to New York City, where it was composed in 1892-93.This is the first time the document has left...
Organized by: Czech Center New York