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Musical Moments at Ognisko Polskie

Entry price includes concert, buffet and wine. The programme includes a variety of music for voice and for solo piano. Schumann Du bist wie eine Blume – from Myrthen Die Lotosblume – from Myrthe Aus den östlichen rosen – from Myrthe Einsame Blumen – from Waldszenen Op 82 Grieg Våren En Svane Solveig’s Sang No.1…

Julia Secklehner | 30/04/2018
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Exhibition: ‘Layers of Self …how do we really see each other?’

26 April – 30 April Opening Event: 25 April, 6pm Gallery Different 14 Percy Street London, W1T 1DR FREE British artist and architect Mark Dziewulski will showcase a provocative new series of paintings and sculptures at Gallery Different, London from 25th April – 1st May 2018. This work debuted at the Biennale di Venezia 2017,…

Julia Secklehner | 26/04/2018
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Spring Dinner & Dance

Ognisko Polskie, the Polish Hearth Club, invite you to a “A Spring Dinner and Dance” or “ Zabawa Wiosenna”. The evening begins as guests are welcomed into the Ognisko Ballroom with a sparkling glass of prosecco and live music. Following this, guests will be invited to enjoy a delicious three-course meal with half a bottle…

Julia Secklehner | 21/04/2018
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Talk and Concert: The Good Doctor of Warsaw

Elisabeth Gifford explores the writing of her new novel The Good Doctor of Warsaw (Atlantic Books) using oral memories, documents and research in the Library. It evokes something of pre-war Warsaw’s now lost Jewish community and the life of Janusz Korczak, who cared for 200 orphans in the ghetto. The event features live music from…

Julia Secklehner | 17/04/2018
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Polish/English Play: ‘Cantata for Four Wings’ by Robert Brutter

A bilingual production of ‘Cantata for Four Wings’/ „Kantata na cztery skrzydła“, a play by Polish dramatist Robert Brutter about living on the brink of despair, will performed in both Polish and English. Featuring traditional Polish music during the interlude, it will be a celebration of contemporary Polish culture and a fantastic opportunity for the…

Julia Secklehner | 14/04/2018
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Concert: Piotr Anderszewski at Barbican Hall

A solo recital from the exceptional pianist Bach from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2: Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWC 870 Prelude and Fugue in A flat major, BWV 886 Prelude and Fugue in D sharp minor, BWV 877 JS Bach English Suite No 3 in G minor, BWV 808 Beethoven Diabelli Variations Op…

Julia Secklehner | 11/04/2018
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Workshop: Discovering the Joys of Doodling (Polish Bookshelf Project)

Celebrating 250 years of PL – UK Diplomatic Relations and to commemorate 100 years of Poland regaining independence the Polish illustrator and designer, Dominika Lipniewska will give a workshop on doodling for the young and old. Inspired by the use of bold geometric shapes and lines, Dominika will take you on a creative journey of…

Julia Secklehner | 06/04/2018

KINOTEKA REVIEW: ‘The Jester’ (Green and Nowina-Przybylsk, 1937) – a brilliant mixture of imaginative theatre and Yiddish family life

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The Jester, a Polish movie in Yiddish co-directed by Joseph Green and Jan Nowina-Przybylsk in 1937 and restored by the National Center for Jewish Film in 2008, transports us into the world of a vibrant Yiddish culture, values and humour prior to the First World War. The black-and-white movie narrates a romantic tale set against…

Yulia Tosheva | 05/04/2018
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Concert: Explore Polish Underground Music with Żywizna

Żywizna is a collaborative project between two distinct voices in underground Polish music – Genowefa Lenarcik and Raphael Rogiński. With guitar and voice they re-realize traditional Kurpian folk songs within a new experimental context; making music that is as much about the past as it is about the possible future. Raphael Roginski is one of…

Julia Secklehner | 04/04/2018

Theatre: Cantata for Four Wings (Brutter)

A bilingual production of ‘Cantata for Four Wings’/ „Kantata na cztery skrzydła“, a play by Polish dramatist Robert Brutter about living on the brink of despair, will performed in both Polish and English. Featuring traditional Polish music during the interlude, it will be a celebration of contemporary Polish culture and a fantastic opportunity for the…

Julia Secklehner |