What is forbidden? About political theatre and politicisation of theatre in Poland at Dialog-Wrocław International Theatre Festival, Poland
The Dialog-Wrocław International Theatre Festival in Poland presented the debate What is forbidden? About political theatre and politicisation of theatre in Poland livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv Friday 20 October at 16:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC +2) / 17:00 EEST (Beirut, UTC +3) / 3 p.m. BST (London, UTC +1) / 14:00 UTC +0 / 10 a.m. EDT (New York, UTC -4). In Twitter, follow @howlround for updates and use #howlround.
During this debate, we discussed the dangers to artistic freedom. We considered the mechanisms that transform some plays from artistic events into public ones, which then become a subject of heated social and political debate, as well as dangerous topics and themes in contemporary Polish theatre and why they should be considered by artists anyway.
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Dorota Buchwald (Instytut Teatralny im. Zbigniewa Raszewskiego)
Anna R. Burzyńska (newpaper Gazeta Teatralna Didaskalia)
Marta Górnicka (director)
Jacek Kopciński (newspaper Teatr)
Paweł Łysak (Teatr Powszechny im. Zygmunta Hübnera w Warszawie)
Jacek Sieradzki (newspaper Dialog)
Jacek Żakowski (newspaper Polityka)
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