Silent Night

5. říjen 2022

Christmas as a time of togetherness, peace and goodwill - or a sequence of empty rituals, tragicomic misunderstandings and disappointments?

Playwright Paul Plamper’s play offers a quirky probe into the heart of Christmas Eve celebrations in the middle of a family circle. Three years, three festive evenings that have little in common with the feast of the Nativity and revolve around recurring comic misunderstandings, empty phrases and disappearing rituals. Of these, only one survives - the playing of the carol Silent Night together. But even the flutes aren’t in tune...

Listen the Drama at the Prix Bohemia Radio festival!

When: Wednesday 12th October 2022 | 16:20 – 17:40
Where: Film hall, Arts Centre UP
Entrance: Free admission with accreditation

Look at the detailed program of the listening session.

Cast: Iris (Vilma Cibulková), Jasmína (Ivana Uhlířová), Štefan (Jakub Žáček), Karel (Petr Čtvrtníček) and Arthur (Antonín Kracík)
Dramaturgy: Klára Novotná
Director: Aleš Vrzák
Premiere: Decembre 21 2021

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