Logo The Grotowski Year 2009
The Grotowski Institute
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City of Wroclaw

Wroclaw European Capital of Culture 2016

the Ministry of Science and Higher Education

16th March (Monday),  8:45 pm
Aula Magna, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy

Jerzy Grotowski The Constant Prince

Centro Teatro Ateneo from Sapienza University and the Polish Institute in Rome are organizing a film screening of a digitally-improved DVD documenting this performance from the Laboratory Theatre, through a project ‘The Constant Prince’ of Jerzy Grotowski. Reconstruction [Il Principe Costante di Jerzy Grotowski-Ricostruzione] directed by Prof. Ferruccio Marotti of Centro Teatro Ateneo. Università di Roma ‘La Sapienza’, Roma 2005, 48 min.

Before the screening, it will be shown an interview with Peter Brook on Jerzy Grotowski, Wroclaw, January 15th 2009, created by Elzbieta Sitek and produced by the TVP S.A. Department in Wroclaw.

After the screening, there will be a public conversation with Ludwik Flaszen and Maja Komorowska. Moderated by Ferruccio Marotti.

This evening is the first event of The Grotowski Year 2009 in Rome organized by The Centro Teatro Ateneo from Sapienza University and the Polish Institute under the patronage of Comune di Roma.


In the first half of November there also will be:
  • a series of films dedicated to Jerzy Grotowski and  Laboratorium Theatre
  • an exhibition of works by Krzysztof M. Bednarski titled Polish Thanatos – hommage à Jerzy Grotowski, organized by the Polish Institute in Rome
  • an international scientific session dedicated to Jerzy Grotowski, organized by Centro Teatro Ateneo – La Sapienza. 

The detailed programme will be made available soon.