Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Life

Will Mucha's Slav Epic be shown in Japan?

Radio Prague |
5 March 2010

Japanese promoters have expressed interest in bringing to Japan one of the most grandiose pieces in the history of Czech art, Alphonse Mucha's Slav Epic. But both the city of Prague, which owns the work, and Mucha's grandson are hesitant to let it travel so far.

The Black Dogs Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club – not your typical bikers' club

Radio Prague |
5 March 2010

Most days, Aleksi Šedo is an experimental oncologist at Charles University's Faculty of Medicine. But when he meets with his brothers from the Black Dogs motorcycle club, Šedo no longer goes by his real name.

Beach volleyball fans enjoy eternal summer in sand

Prague Post |
5 March 2010

Far from the shore, indoor program in Prague targets expats.

Olympic Diary: Neighborly love, bitter Russians

Prague Post |
5 March 2010

With the cheers for the Canadian gold medal-winning men's hockey team still resounding through the streets of Vancouver, I sit down to write my concluding impressions from this Olympic City.

Cultural center unveiled after four-year renovation

Prague Post |
5 March 2010

Malostranská beseda adds café, restaurant, pub, theater, gallery.

French twist

Prague Post |
5 March 2010

Even for the conductor, the opera Tales of Hoffmann poses some knotty problems.

Cosmas of Prague and the Chronicle of the Bohemians

Radio Prague |
4 March 2010

Cosmas of Prague set the foundation on which Czech historiography was built when he recorded all he knew about his nation in its first annals, the Chronicle of the Bohemians.

More services than ever on offer for families with young children

Radio Prague |
3 March 2010

Not that long ago in the Czech Republic, parents with young children - babies or toddlers - were often hard-pressed to find venues catering specifically to their needs, but more and more that situation has changed.

Sáblíková's success reopens debate on building speed skating arena

Radio Prague |
2 March 2010

The historic success of Martina Sáblíková at the Winter Olympics has revived a debate on whether a dedicated speed skating arena should be built in the Czech Republic.

President Klaus' new book looks back at eventful year 2009

Radio Prague |
2 March 2010

On Monday, Václav Klaus launched a new book entitled Year Seven, reflecting his views of the events of that year.

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