TODAY: The Kidnappers of Nonexistent Time


September 20, 2018, 7:00 PM

[3rd Floor] “The Kidnappers of Nonexistent Time, Czech Surrealism in the 1930s and its Influence” features illustrated presentations by an art historian Meghan Forbes, Ph.D., and Slovak...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA, Consulate General of Slovakia in New York

Dvorak: The Chamber Music Survey


September 23, 2018, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

[4th Floor] The distinguished Martinu String Quartet from the Czech Republic will present music by master composer Antonin Dvorak in the third edition of DAHA's unprecedented ...
Organized by: DAHA, BBLA

Czech and Slovak New York, 1848-2018


September 24, 2018 - November 5, 2018,

[3rd Floor] There were more than 50,000 Czechs and Slovaks living in New York City in the early 20th century and they continue to have a presence today. The exhibition “Czech and Slovak...
Organized by: BBLA, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council.

The 2018 Rehearsal for Truth Theater Festival

September 25, 2018 - September 29, 2018,

[4th Floor] The second edition of Central European contemporary theater honoring Vaclav Havel, with the best productions and cultural institutions from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland...
Organized by: Vaclav Havel Library Foundation, BBLA

Night Before the Funeral

stage reading, Rehearsal for Truth Theater Festival

September 25, 2018, 7:30 pm

[4th Floor] A stage reading presented by the New York Untitled Theater Company #61 and Prague Svanda Theatre. Night Before the Funeral is a new Czech play, originally produced in 2017 by...
Organized by: Vaclav Havel Library Foundation, BBLA