40th Anniversary Festival

Poster of festival 40 - years

Official Celebrations of 40th Anniversary of “Gardzienice” Theatre

29th of September, 2017



12:30 Guests’ Address

18:00 Official Opening of the Festiwal of 40th Anniversary of Centre for Theatre Practices Gardzienice

18:00 Announcment of the Schedule of the Event by the Anchorman – Concert Hall

18:05 Welcoming Speech – Włodzimierz Staniewski, Director of Gardzienice Theatre

18:10 Reading of the Letter of the President of the Republic of Poland, Mr Andrzej Duda

 – Mr Wojciech Kolarski, Undersecretary of State In the Chancellery of the President of the Republic of Poland

18.18 Film Projection “A short history of Gardzienice Theatre” – 12 min

18.30[1] Address of Ms Wanda Zwinogrodzka, Vice-Minister of Culture and National Heritage

18:40 Address of  Prof. Jerzy Axer, Director of College Artes Liberales (University of Warsaw), Founder of Inter-Facoulty Individual Studies in Humanities and the Facoulty Artes Liberales.

18.45 Address of Mr Krzysztof Grabczuk, Vice-Marshall of Lublin Voivodship

18:50 Presenting the Decoration of Merita to Polish Culture for Ms Alison Hodge (Great Britain) and Mr Philip Arnoult (USA)

            – Ms Wanda Zwinogrodzka, Vice-Minister of Culture and National Heritage

18:55 Short Speach of Gratitude by the Awarded – Alison Hodge; Philip Arnoult

19:05 Włodzimierz Staniewski – Adress and Occasional Speech

19:15 The Anchormen’s invitation to the exhibition halls of the Palace

           Opening of the Exhibition of 40th Anniversary of Gardzienice Theatre (with a glass of wine)

19:45 Passing (with guides) to the Theatre Hall in the Granary


20:00-21:00 “THE WEDDING Wyspiański – Malczewski – Konieczny” – Performance by Włodzimierz Staniewski


21:00-22:00 Supper Prepared by the Hostesses’ Club from Gardzienice – Palace

22:00 Concert by the Hutsuls’ Music Band (from Verkhovyna) –Concert Hall – Palace

23:15 Films about Gardzienice Theatre

Day 2 - 29.09.2017

Day 3 - 30.01.2017

Day 4 - 01.10.2017

Zgromadzenie w Pałacu - 30.09.2017