Tomas rodovich — actor, Director, musician, lecturer at the łódź University, the kraków theatre Academy, Creator of the theatre “chorea” and the Centre of theatrical practices “Gardzienice”, artistic Director of the Factory of art in Lodz. For five years he worked with an outstanding Polish Director and theatre theorist Jerzy Grotowski personally, whose performances have become a rite, demanded from the actor the incredible impact. Later Tomas rodovich founded Poland’s first social therapy centre for young people.
From 1 to 3 June at the Polish cultural center in Moscow will give everyone an opportunity to get acquainted with the legacy of Jerzy Grotowski, and to see the performances of the plays of contemporary Polish playwrights.
1 June in the foyer of the Stanislavsky Electrotheatre Tomas rodovich will give a lecture on “Jerzy Grotowski in Polish theatre”, which will take place after the video screening of the play “Grotowski — the attempt to return.” The next day will be spectator marathon “Theatre on the screen” and show videospictures “Suitcase”, “Secret client”, “Vanvanvan”, “Dolce Vita”. In the latest of a play written by drama Tadeusz Różewicz “File” and Federico Fellini’s film “Sweet life”. The authors asked the question: who could be the hero of the film Marcello, if the action took place in contemporary Poland? In a portrait of the current generation of thirty years.
All of these screenings organized by the Festival of Polish films “Visla”, which finishes in Moscow, presenting to the public all of the most important films of the last two years, as well as classics and separately — the program of films by Andrzej Wajda.
June 3 you can see a fragment of intensive acting training in the method of Grotowski, which Tomas rodovich will hold with the Moscow actors within three days of his stay in Moscow. Its goal is the overcoming of restrictions, the awakening of human creativity, full of awareness of my body and its capabilities. This can be useful actors, musicians, dancers, anyone interested in theatre, music and dance.
Key concepts in the methodology of Rodovich — intensity and risk. She awakens in the participants which they did not even think. Participation in the master class is free of charge.