Opening Night: 13 April 2024
Author: August Strindberg
Title: A Dream Play
Original Title: Ett drömspel
Translator: Zygmunt Łanowski
Director:
 Sławomir Narloch

Auditorium: Wierzbowa Street Hall
Running time: 2 hours 30 min inculding one interval


Ticket prices:

full-price ticket:
140 PLN

concession ticket:
95 PLN

rush ticket:
45 PLN  more info →

students of state theatre and art schools: 
15 PLN more info →

A Dream Play

After the well-received Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Sławomir Narloch returns to the National Theatre with another premiere.

A Dream Play was written by Swedish playwright August Strindberg at the beginning of the last century. In this drama, hope intertwines with pain, sadness mingles with ridicule, and the pursuit of happiness seems like an interminable dream. The daughter of the god Indra descends to earth to learn about all the different aspects of people’s lots in life. This story – full of songs and striking images – is told by a travelling theatre troupe and takes place in the dreamlike depths of human consciousness.

script, ballad lyrics, direction: Sławomir Narloch
set and costume design: Martyna Kander
music: Jakub Gawlik
lighting design: Karolina Gębska
vocal preparation: Magdalena Czuba

The play contains the Introit from Requiem op. 48 by Gabriel Fauré.


Please mind that in some scenes during the show appears smoke effects.

Cast

Musicians:

Anna Bojara-Czarnecka  musical saw
Anton Korolov  bagpipe, hurdy-gurdy, shawm, flute, fiddle
Wojciech Lubertowicz / Daniel Moński  drums
oraz Jakub Gawlik – accordion, Anna Lobedan – double bass, Kacper Matula – guitaleles, sitar, Hubert Paszkiewicz – trumpet


Production team:

  • director's assistant: Magdalena Czuba
  • lighting technicians: Łukasz Obuch-Woszczatyński, Tomasz Księżak
  • sound technicians: Marcin Kotwa, Maciej Rybicki
  • stage manager: Adam Borkowski
  • prompter: Anna Leszczyńska
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Licence for this stage production was granted by the Society of Authors – ZAiKS.

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