Bergman’s Theatre Week

“They’ll have to carry me feet-first from the theatre!
Ingmar Bergman

Theatre Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in cooperation with Kolowrat-Krakowský family, the Embassy of Sweden, the Czech Radio, the Scandinavian House and Film Europe Media Company are joining Bergman100 to commemorate the 100th birthday of this celebrated director – this time with a small theatre festival dedicated to his theatre production.

From the 15th until the 19th of October in The Kolowrat palace, this festival is going to offer two new theatre plays, a non-stop reading of Bergman’s plays, short stories and memories and, last but not least, seminars and discussions about his works.


Monday 15th of October
17.30 Bergman and literature (discussion)
19.30 Ingmar Bergman: Summer with Monika (theatre)

Tuesday 16th of October
11.00 Ingmar Bergman: Summer with Monika (theatre)
18.00 Bergman and Sweden (lecture, discussion)

Wednesday 17th of October
14.00 – 24.00 Bergman non-stop (reading)

Thursday 18th of October
17.00 Bergman and theatre (lecture, discussion)
19.30 Ingmar Bergman: From the Life of Puppets (theatre)

Friday 19th of October
17.00 Trespassing Bergman (documentary movie)
19.30 Ingmar Bergman: From the Life of Puppets (theatre)

Tickets available at, for direct links see PROGRAMME.

Events Bergman and literature, Bergman and theatre and Trespassing Bergman are held in cooperation with The Scandinavian House.