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FEST-END: American Dream/Czech Nightmare

Švanda Theatre Event

Project that unites students from Academy of Performing Arts (DAMU) in Prague and students from Georgetown University in Washington

Show Length: 40 min without intermission
Director: Kateřina Humhalová, Eliza Palter, Marie-Luisa Purkrábková, Alice Škrlantová, Josef Doležal, Vít Kořínek, Mattan Sutton
Premiere Date: 14. 6. 2019
Derniere Date: 14. 6. 2019

If I was born in USA, I could study at one of the world’s most prestigious universities.
If I was born in Czechia, I could study at university without becoming indepted for the rest of my life.

Ones come from a country that has 327 milions of citizens, others come from a country that has only 10 milions of citizens. Ones know only vaguely that the other country is somewhere in Europe, others know the other side of the world from films and tv that they have been watching since their childhood.

Project unites students from Academy of Performing Arts (DAMU) in Prague and students from Georgetown University in Washington.

 

Outline:
I. National pride 
II. Healthcare
III. Eating 
IV. Personalities
V. Religion
VI. Weapons
VII. Geography/Family
VIII. Fear
IX. Party life

Directors: Kateřina Humhalová, Eliza Palter, Marie-Luisa Purkrábková, Alice Škrlantová, Josef Doležal, Vít Kořínek, Mattan Sutton

Performers: 
Students of Academy of Performing Arts - DAMU: Nikola Heinzlová, Zuzana Holéczyová, Marie-Luisa Purkrábková, Sára Rychlíková Barbora Váchová, Barbora Vágnerová, Romana Widenková, Martin Bednár, Petr Matyáš Cibulka, Marek Frňka, Jan Staněk, Tomáš Čapek

Students of Georgetown University: Eliza Palter, Emma Stern, Martha Winslow, Jonathan Compo, Mattan Sutton, Charles Trepany, Christopher Warren

Pedagogical supervision: Natsu Onoda Power, Daniel Hrbek, David Košťák

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