THEATRUM KUKS. Festival of Baroque and Baroque-inspired arts.

25 Aug 2021 - 29 Aug 2021

Kuks, Czechia

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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THEATRUM KUKS is a multigenre festival of Baroque and Baroque-inspired arts located in the formal Baroque spa Kuks in northeastern Bohemia. The festival is returning live arts back to this 300-year-old former cultural hub. The event is reviving the unique architecture, statues and natural wonders all of which possess a strong genius loci.

Artists from all parts of the Czech Republic and abroad come to present their visions and interpretations of Baroque across genres. The festival offers workshops and residencies encouraging young artists to discover the Baroque cultural heritage and to search for connections, resemblances and inspiration for contemporary life and art.

The dramaturgy of the festival focuses on both the big names of the Baroque art history and their interpreters as well as local dramaturgy linked to the Count of Sporck, the founder of Kuks and a prolific cultural promoter and benefactor of the arts.

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Practical info

Pricerange per day
Under 10 euro
Music
Classical Music , Early Music
Accommodation
Camping , Partner hotel , AirBnb
Food
Fast snack , Snack bar , Resto , Star resto
Directions & transport
Car park , Train/tram/bus
Surroundings
Nature , Village
Average attendence per day
500 to 2000 attendees
Art disciplines
Contemporary Dance , Interdisciplinary , Music , Opera , Street Art
Support for disabled people
Yes