Program Drama

1.
Saturday

No performances scheduled for this day.

2.
Sunday

No performances scheduled for this day.

3.
Monday

No performances scheduled for this day.

4.
Tuesday

No performances scheduled for this day.

5.
Wednesday

No performances scheduled for this day.

6.
Thursday
Longing for the Enemy
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Thursday 06.09.2018 19.00 h 20.40 h

The world premiere of a play commissioned by the Slovak National Theatre Drama.

7.
Friday
Rivers of Babylon
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio, MO 2017/2018
Canceled
Friday 07.09.2018 19.00 h 21.00 h

The absurd, grotesque, but also cruel story of ordinary boiler man Rácz is a modern parody fairy tale, a mystifying and ironic testimony, especially the distorting mirror of thought and post-revolutionary conditions of the 90s.

KORENE - Poetický večer s hudbou Martina Geišberga
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
Played
Friday 07.09.2018 19.30 h 20.20 h

Hudobný večer s poéziou Elisabeth Wittgruber a hudbou Martina Geišberga.

8.
Saturday
The Hotel Bristol Apartment
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
Played
Saturday 08.09.2018 18.00 h 21.00 h

A black comedy based on Roald Dahl's Skin

Tame
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Saturday 08.09.2018 18.00 h 19.30 h

A play that bears the original psychological potential and powerful theme of the existential status of women, and the conflicting variations of all aspects of a relationship between partners.

9.
Sunday
The Ball
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
Played
Sunday 09.09.2018 19.00 h 22.00 h

Based on short stories by Božena Slančíková – Timrava

Midnight Mass
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Sunday 09.09.2018 19.00 h 20.50 h

A play by one of the most prominent Slovak playwrights of the last century takes place on Christmas Eve 1944. 

Cabaret Normalisation or Prayer for Marta
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
Played
Sunday 09.09.2018 19.30 h 21.10 h

Stage text from the dramaturgical line of plays tailor-made for a particular actor about controversial topics.

10.
Monday

No performances scheduled for this day.

11.
Tuesday
The Natives
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
Played
Tuesday 11.09.2018 19.00 h 20.40 h

The Natives is the second Schulczová – Olekšák play – following Leni – commissioned by the SND Drama.

The Singing House
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Tuesday 11.09.2018 19.00 h 21.20 h

An original Slovak play commissioned by the Slovak National Theatre Drama.

12.
Wednesday
Hedda Gabler
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall, OŽ
Played
Wednesday 12.09.2018 19.00 h 21.30 h

A play about perpetual discontent, about an unquenchable thirst for excitement; excitement that, in the end, leads one to the edge of tragedy, self-destruction and insanity.

Glorious!
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Wednesday 12.09.2018 19.00 h 21.25 h

Comedy about Florence Foster Jenkins - the worst singer in the world.

Artaudia / Autopsy
Drama,
The new SND building - SND stages and facilities
Played
Wednesday 12.09.2018 19.30 h 21.00 h

What role does a piece of art play in contemporary world? Are we able to absorb spiritual, Schillerian role of theatre? Or is theatre, seen as a temple or shrine merely a matter of the past?

13.
Thursday
The Taming Of The Shrew
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
Played
Thursday 13.09.2018 19.00 h 21.45 h

Our take on the famous comedy is a parody on the saying „if you go to a woman, take a whip!“ And what else, if you lack the common sense?

Midnight Mass
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Thursday 13.09.2018 19.00 h 20.50 h

A play by one of the most prominent Slovak playwrights of the last century takes place on Christmas Eve 1944. 

Peace to the shacks! War on the palaces!
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
Canceled
Thursday 13.09.2018 19.30 h 20.45 h

The Hessian Courier 

14.
Friday
Leni
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Friday 14.09.2018 19.00 h 20.30 h

The original Slovak play controversial Leni Riefenstahl, Hitler’s “court director”, but also about an artist’s responsibility for his work.

15.
Saturday

No performances scheduled for this day.

16.
Sunday
The Hotel Bristol Apartment
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
Played
Sunday 16.09.2018 19.00 h 22.00 h

A black comedy based on Roald Dahl's Skin

Irredeemable Saint or Yours Is the Power, Ours is the Truth
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Sunday 16.09.2018 19.00 h 21.30 h

Staged portrait of the Roman Catholic dissident and physician Silvester Krčméry, major figure in Slovakia´s 20th century history.

17.
Monday

No performances scheduled for this day.

18.
Tuesday
Richard III.
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
Played
Tuesday 18.09.2018 19.00 h 22.00 h

The classical tragedy Richard III is part of the cycle of Shakespeare’s historical plays which look back at the history of England in order to achieve a new interpretation of the present.

Revelation (The Gravedigger’s Daughter)
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Tuesday 18.09.2018 19.00 h 21.10 h

This play is the culmination of a project of the SND Drama, in which Slovak scripts are staged by foreign directors.

Slovak Number Eight
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
Played
Tuesday 18.09.2018 19.30 h 21.00 h

New discussion series by the SND Drama Company held in the Blue Salon takes audiences through the key milestones epitomised by the years in the 20th century that ended with number eight, starting with the demise of Austro–Hungary. All the way to the foundation of independent Slovak Republic.

19.
Wednesday
Revelation (The Gravedigger’s Daughter)
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
Played
Wednesday 19.09.2018 19.00 h 21.10 h

This play is the culmination of a project of the SND Drama, in which Slovak scripts are staged by foreign directors.

The Merry Wives of Windsor
Drama,
The historical SND building
Played
Wednesday 19.09.2018 19.00 h 22.00 h

Classical Shakespearean comedy about philandering knight Falstaff.

20.
Thursday
War and Peace
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall, NČ2 2017/2018
Played
Thursday 20.09.2018 19.00 h 22.00 h

One of the greatest and the most famous pieces of world literature.

Beyond Human Power
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio, NČ4 2017/2018
Played
Thursday 20.09.2018 19.00 h 20.45 h

One of the most significant and, in Norway, most frequently staged plays. Directed by Ján Luterán, Beyond Our Power is making a comeback on SND stage after 90 (!) years.

21.
Friday
War and Peace
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Friday 21.09.2018 10.00 h 13.00 h

One of the greatest and the most famous pieces of world literature.

Beyond Human Power
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Friday 21.09.2018 10.00 h 11.45 h

One of the most significant and, in Norway, most frequently staged plays. Directed by Ján Luterán, Beyond Our Power is making a comeback on SND stage after 90 (!) years.

The Silent Whip
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
Canceled
Friday 21.09.2018 19.30 h 21.50 h
22.
Saturday
Embers
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Saturday 22.09.2018 19.00 h 21.30 h

Based on the novel Candles Are Burning Out by Sándor Márai. A riveting reconstruction of betrayal, friendship, chase and passion.

23.
Sunday
Reconciliation or Adventure at Harvest Time
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Sunday 23.09.2018 19.00 h 21.50 h

A comedy about reconciliation, adventure, game of love and luck.

The Shepherd’s Wife
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Sunday 23.09.2018 19.00 h 20.40 h

The powerful story of a woman - a loving mother who through no fault of her own has ended up in a desperate state of mind. Between the two irreconcilable men she chooses loyalty to herself…

 

24.
Monday

No performances scheduled for this day.

25.
Tuesday
How the Woodbreaker Became the King
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Tuesday 25.09.2018 11.00 h 13.00 h

Fantasy fairytale about heroes, dragons, princesses for the whole family.

 

Mercedes Benz
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Tuesday 25.09.2018 19.00 h 22.00 h

(A two-part historical revue) An original play commissioned by the Slovak National Theatre Drama

Irredeemable Saint or Yours Is the Power, Ours is the Truth
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
In sales
Tuesday 25.09.2018 19.30 h 22.00 h

Staged portrait of the Roman Catholic dissident and physician Silvester Krčméry, major figure in Slovakia´s 20th century history.

26.
Wednesday
Antigone
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Wednesday 26.09.2018 19.00 h 20.15 h

A rebel who stops at nothing, even the prospect of her own demise.

The Kindly Ones
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Wednesday 26.09.2018 19.00 h 22.20 h

The fictive memoirs of an SS officer which became a cultural event. How a man of his education and opinions would have behaved during the times of the economic crises in Germany. 

27.
Thursday
Antigone
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Thursday 27.09.2018 19.00 h 20.15 h

A rebel who stops at nothing, even the prospect of her own demise.

Before Sunset
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio, SK
In sales
Thursday 27.09.2018 19.00 h 21.45 h

A powerful family drama by a Nobel Prize-winning author.

28.
Friday
Reconciliation or Adventure at Harvest Time
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Friday 28.09.2018 19.00 h 21.50 h

A comedy about reconciliation, adventure, game of love and luck.

Before Sunset
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Friday 28.09.2018 19.00 h 21.45 h

A powerful family drama by a Nobel Prize-winning author.

29.
Saturday
Cat among the Pigeons
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Saturday 29.09.2018 19.00 h 21.45 h

A crazy comedy about what can happen when a man decides to leave his wife and can’t bring himself to tell her.

Illusion
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Saturday 29.09.2018 19.00 h 20.30 h

Authentic, deep and clever mapping of life flights and falls in acontemporary play by the Russian author.

Časy, časy, mrcha časy / Ó SLÁVA HVIEZD Ó SLÁVA
Drama,
The new SND building - The Blue Salon
In sales
Saturday 29.09.2018 19.30 h 21.05 h

Staged presentation of texts by Hviezdoslav that show the genius and eternal legacy of our national poet.

30.
Sunday
Cat among the Pigeons
Drama,
The new SND building - Drama hall
In sales
Sunday 30.09.2018 19.00 h 21.45 h

A crazy comedy about what can happen when a man decides to leave his wife and can’t bring himself to tell her.

Tame
Drama,
The new SND building - Studio
In sales
Sunday 30.09.2018 19.00 h 20.30 h

A play that bears the original psychological potential and powerful theme of the existential status of women, and the conflicting variations of all aspects of a relationship between partners.