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Author whose work sparked hit movies remembered

Friends recall writer Petr Šabach, whose stories became the basis for some of the best-loved Czech films of recent years and who died at the weekend.

 
 
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Restorer: Black Peter was funnier with…

As a restored version of Miloš Forman’s 1964 classic Black Peter enters cinemas, the head of the digitalisation team…

 
 
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Competition for public’s attention…

Nearly ten years ago, the Bohemian National Hall on the Upper East Side of Manhattan reopened its doors to the public…

 
 
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British Stuckist artist Joe Machine…

British Stuckist artist Joe Machine is best known for his raw paintings depicting violence, sex and crime; all images…

 
 
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Kintera: I like when visitors are part…

A major Prague show by Czech sculptor Krištof Kintera features both large-scale, technically challenging pieces and…

 
 
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Met stars to launch Dvořák Prague music…

Stars from the Metropolitan Opera will open the ninth annual Dvořák Prague international music festival, which gets…

 
 
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My Prague – Jan Kasl

Former Prague mayor Jan Kasl takes us to his Bubeneč ‘hood and Malá Strana, where he lived at an exciting time.

 
 
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Muchow: It’s all about the film – not…

Soundtrack composer Jan P. Muchow has a new compilation of his film work and is about to play a special one-off concert…

 
 
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Shapely Czech Venus reveals secrets

First results from a scan of the famous Venus of Dolní Věstonice show it was made from one piece of clay from the local…

 
 
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For me, playing the bad guy is the most…

Since moving to Prague in 2002, American actor Brian Caspe has had parts in numerous big productions, everything from…

 
 
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2017 Letní Letná festival of new circus…

What can visitors look forward to at the 14th edition of Letní Letná, which gets underway on Thursday night?

 
 
 
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