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Master Classes

Lectures by noted Polish and international artists and scholars invited to Wrocaw by the Grotowski Institute, sometimes in collaboration with other centres and institutions. Held occasionally but regularly, master lectures are on topics suggested by the guest lecturers.


22 June 2015
María Isabel González Múñoz: Desarraigo

9 May 2015
Gabriele Vacis: Awareness. Ten Days with Grotowski

23 March 2015
Prof Octavian Saiu: The Performative Body in Contemporary Romanian Theatre

4 December 2014
Theodoros Terzopoulos: The method of Theodoros Terzopoulos in approaching classic texts


9 December 2013
Prof Georges Banu: An Independent Actor: The power and freedom of the artist


13 April 2013
Prof Erika Fischer-Lichte: Teatrologia – czym jest i po co j studiowa? [Theatre Studies: What Is It and Why Study It?]


27 March 2012
Prof Jana Pilátová: Anamneza „wita”  [The Anamnesis of Holiday]


Lecture I / 6 October 2010
Prof Freddie Rokem: What makes poetry/theatre/performance more philosophical then history?

Lecture II / 23 October 2010
Phillip Zarrilli – lecture and work presentation

Lecture III / 14 January 2011
Prof Grzegorz Nizioek: Grotowski wobec Zagady. Poza dialektyk apoteozy i omieszenia

Lecture IV / 16 September 2011
Prof Ian Watson: Performance as a Paradigm of Cultural Analysis

Lecture V / September 2011
Prof Maria Shevtsova:
Directors Invent ‘Theatricality’: Focus on Vsevolod Meyerhold and Ariane Mnouchkine