24th - 29th July 2017

REAR SYNAGOGUE, SUBAKOVA 1/44, TŘEBÍČ

14th YEAR OF JEWISH CULTURE FESTIVAL IN TŘEBÍČ

Dedicated to Antonín Kalina - Righteous Among the Nations,
Antonín Kalina, a man from Třebíč - saviour of Jewish boys

Under the auspices of the Embassy of Israel in the Czech Republic

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PROGRAM

* Lectures and theatre performances are in Czech.

MONDAY 24/7/2017

  • 16.00   
    OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 14TH YEAR OF THE FESTIVAL
    Introduction of the new book Antonín Kalina by Aneta Chytková
    The performance of dance group Yocheved
    Krav Maga - a demonstration of Israel self-defence system

    Naches Trio (Prague, Berlin)

  • 18.00  
    KASCHAUER KLEZMER BAND (Košice, Slovakia) – concert
    Klezmer music inspired by folklore music traditions of Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Slovak and gypsy folklore with elements of the classical and modern music. Admission: 90 CZK


TUESDAY 25/7/2017

  • 16.30  
    DETECTIVE INVESTIGATION OF FORGOTTEN LIFE STORIES
    Discussion with journalist Judita Matyášová working for Czech newspapapers Lidové noviny and Vlasta magazine. Her work is focused on the testimonies of contemporary witnesses, who emigrated in the first half of the 20th century, e. g. Sir Winton´s children. In Czech language. Admission: 40 CZK.

  • 19.00  
    STRAVINSKY´S WEDDING DANCE
    – concert
    Stylized Klezmer with jazz elements and contemporary classical music, and also traditional Klezmer music: by Igor Stravinsky. Project by Austrian musicians Georg Winkler (clarinet, bass clarinet) and Hubert Kellerer (accordion). Admission: 90 CZK.


WEDNESDAY 26/7/2017

  • 16.30   
    RITUAL OBJECTS AND JEWISH SYMBOLS
     - lecture by Eva Kalousová
    What are mezuzah, mizrah, tefillin or tallit? What do bar mitzvah and bat mitzvah mean for a life of a Jew? Lecture by Eva Kalousová from Palacký University in Olomouc. In Czech language. Admission: 40 CZK.

  • 19.00  
    CIMBÁLOVÁ MUZIKA CAPELLA
    – concert
    Jewish and folk songs and melodies with the tradional instruments, performed by CM Capella from Moravian Slovakia. Admission: 90 CZK.


THURSDAY 27/7/2017

  • 16.30  
    AFTERNOON TEA AT LOOS´S
    – One-act play
    Theatre performance about the life of architect Adolf Loos and his third wife Claire Beck Loos. The play leads you to the house of this couple and it makes you think how difficult was the then time. In Czech language. Performed by Poetické divadlo. Admission: 50 CZK.

  • 18.00  
    ALFRÉD JUSTITZ
    – lecture by Marie Dohnalová

    Czech Jewish landscape painter Alfréd Justitz (1879, Nová Cerekev - 1934, Bratislava) was a leading figure of Czech Modernism. His ashes were buried in the Jewish cemetery in Nová Cerekev. In Czech language. Admission: 40 CZK.

  • 20.00  
    MR. ROUBÍČEK TELLS STORIES…
    – show full of Jewish jokes and songs

    Nice and wise humour of Jewish jokes mixed with Hebrew, Yiddish and Latino melodies. In Czech language. Admission: 90 CZK.


FRIDAY 28/7/2017

  • 14.00  
    “TANCEVA“ - ALL SECRETS OF THE JEWISH CEMETERY
    - guided tour

    Presentation of the new project - an educative trail, which reveals a bit from the planned brochure, dedicated to the place of rest of Jews from Třebíč. In Czech language. Admission: 50 CZK.

  • 16.00  
    THE OLD TESTAMENT ACCORDING TO RUT KOHN
    Vernissage of the exhibiton by painter Rut Kohn. Admission: free of charge.

  • 16.30
    HOW MANY TIMES A CLOUD CROSSED THE SKY - POETRY BY PAVEL KOHN

    Pavel Kohn, a Jewish author, was one of the children rescued by Antonín Kalina in Buchenwald concentration camp. Poetry reading: Hana Palková. In Czech language. Admission: free of charge.

  • 18.30  
    VOUSY
    – concert of Prague acoustic band playing Jewish music in various forms.
    Admission: 90 CZK. 

  • 21.00  
    FRIGO NA MAŠINĚ / THE GENERAL
    - silent comedy film (1926) to the accompaniment of Klezmer melodies by cymbalo band Rabi Gabi a G.
     
    Backyard of Kocour Hotel, Žerotínovo nám. 19/17. Admission: 90 CZK.


SATURDAY 29/7/2017

  • 9.00 - 10.30
    BOKER TOV - Good morning with Israeli delights 
    in the backyard of the House of Seligmann Bauer.
    Reservation needed - till 27. 7. 2017 (13:00), tel. 568 610 023.

  • 10.30  
    NEW LIFE, NEW BEGINNING –
    discussion with Naftali Ďuro Fürst, one of the children rescued by Antonín Kalina.
    He came back to Třebíč after one year to speak about his life after the war and his beginnings in Israel, about his meeting with publicist Stanislav Motl and also about Antonín Kalina. In Czech language. Admission: free of charge.

  • 13.30  
    JOURNEY THROUGH THE JEWISH HISTORY
    – tour in the Jewish quarter
    Learn about the Jewish quarter with archivist Jitka Padrnosová. Meeting point: Rear Synagogue. Reservation needed, tel. 568 610 023. In Czech language. Admission: 110 / 90 CZK.
     
      
  • 16.00  
    CHLAPEC A HVĚZDY / BOY AND STARS -
    document and discussion with its author Stanislav Motl.

    In Czech language. Admission: 40 CZK.

  • 18.00  
    NEW WORLD - JEWISH CUISINE IN THE USA (beigel, pastrami, kreplach)
    In Czech language. Show by Michal Hromas. Reservation needed till 27. 7. 2017 (13:00), tel. 568 610 023. Admission: 130 CZK.

  • 21.00   “ DOZEN“, 12 SHORT STORIES CHOSEN BY VISITORS, AND SONGS MI MARTEF BAND
    In Czech language. Unique theatre performance by Ukrainian actor Vladimir Bendersky connected with live music. Visitors of the show choose 12 of 36 short stories. Each performance is remarkable, always for the first time, and always for the last time. Admission: 90 CZK.

FOR RESERVATIONS CALL 00420 568 610 023


 

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Kontakt

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Subakova 1/44 - Třebíč
568 610 023 / 568 823 005