From Visegrad to Visegrad

Rehearsal For Truth Theater Festival / exhibition

September 27, 2017 - October 1, 2017,

[3rd Floor]

The exhibition From Visegrad to Visegrad drawn from the collection of Polish Archive Society presents the history of relations between Polish, Slovak, Hungarian and Czech nations - from the 14th century to present day. It shows friendship and cooperation taking place on various levels: political, religious, cultural, artistic, scientific and economic. Part of Rehearsal for Truth, a unique festival presenting the best in Central European theater, organized under the auspices of Gale A. Brewer, Manhattan Borough President, and Daniel Herman, Minister of Culture of the Czech Republic.

Free and open to the public. For more information, please visit

Rehearsal for Truth is organized by Vaclav Havel Library Foundation and BBLA, in partnership with Czech, Hungarian, Polish and Slovak performing arts institutions to highlight Havel’s legacy as a playwright through live performances, panel discussions, exhibitions and an award ceremony. It seeks to establish exchanges between U.S. and Central European theater professionals. The festival reflects not only Havel’s contribution to 20th century theater but also his belief in the potential of Central European cultural traditions to enrich human existence in the modern age.

Organized by: VHLF, BBLA