Saturday, 22 September 2018

Life

Václav Havel awarded Bonn International Democracy Prize

Deutsche Welle |
27 April 2009

The 72-year-old former Czech president was chosen as recipient for the inaugural award in recognition of his work promoting democracy in former communist Europe.

Beseda Volnost: bringing Czech expatriates in Belgium together for over a century

Radio Prague |
24 April 2009

The Czech expatriate organization Beseda Volnost has provided Czechs living in Belgium with a means of keeping their culture alive, and has raised funds for a number of good causes such as the Prague floods in 2002.

Fresh steps for spring

Prague Post |
24 April 2009

The largest dance event of the spring, the 15th edition of the annual Czech Dance Platform festival, gets under way this weekend.

Theater from cruelty

Prague Post |
24 April 2009

A rediscovered play from Terezín receives its English premiere.

Rockin' into the Golden City

Prague Post |
24 April 2009

The Hard Rock Café chain set up shop in Prague in the V.J. Rott building, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the heart of Old Town.

Walking a mile in his shoes

Prague Post |
24 April 2009

The exhibition "The Baťa Phenomenon: Zlín Architecture 1910-1960" at Veletržní palác shows how Baťa transformed the Moravian town into a Functionalist showcase.

Life in the other Czech capital

Prague Post |
24 April 2009

Lower living costs and 'authentic' local culture lure expats to Brno.

Patience with God by Tomáš Halík hits bookshelves worldwide

Radio Prague |
20 April 2009

A new book by Tomáš Halík, a Catholic priest and a renowned Czech theologian, has been put out by the US publisher Doubleday and hit the bookshelves in English-speaking countries around the world.

A boffo night of Baroque

Prague Post |
17 April 2009

Georg Friedrich Händel himself could not ask for a more loving, faithful and spirited re-creation of Rinaldo, his 1711 opera that the National Theater has magically brought back to life.

Catch of the day

Prague Post |
17 April 2009

Prague's most renowned chefs squared off in the Czech Republic's eighth annual Oyster Opening Championship.

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