Flora Theatre Festival 2018
The 22nd Flora Theatre Festival will take place in Olomouc from 10 to 20 May.
The eleven-day non-competition festival will feature 29 productions in the main programme (15 of them from abroad) around 80 events altogether. Olomouc will host theatre-makers from 9 countries.
Congratulations to Zábradlí Theatre, Masopust Theatre Company as well as Divadlo v Dlouhé Theatre
The festival pieces Macbeth – Too Much Blood (Divadlo Na zábradlí, directed by David Jařab) and The Thief's Journal (Divadlo Masopust, directed by Jan Nebeský) – together with The Lantern by Divadlo v Dlouhé theatre, directed by Hana Burešová – received the same amount of votes in the survey of Czech Theatre Critics and were named the Productions of 2017.
Against the Wall!
The emblem and characteristic trait of the Flora Theatre Festival is its clear dramaturgical definition. This year's festival motto is “Against the Wall” (“Gegen die Wand” in German and “Proti zdi” in Czech).
Make Macbeth Great Again!
Make Macbeth Great Again! Divadlo Na zábradlí theatre apparently succeeded in this, as their production of Macbeth – Too Much Blood, was nominated for the Theatre Critics; Award in the Production of the Year category!