Gold coins, gold jewellery, gold watches, and Golden Prague. Synonyms for beauty, value, tradition, refinement and elegance. This festival, held for the fifty-sixth time this year belongs to this prestigious group quite rightfully.
Golden Prague is a unique festival presenting the world's best television musical, theatrical and dance shows and films across musical genres. Besides the Prix Italia and Rose d'Or belongs to one of the oldest television festivals of the European continent. It is the only event of its kind, which has been continuously organized since 1964 by Czechoslovak and later Czech Television.
Besides the connection of high quality music, theatre, dance, and their original capture through the television cameras, the visitors especially appreciate the opportunity to meet the most famous persons of global art scene, either during the film premieres or at the chamber recitals held at prestigious addresses, formerly at the Žofín Palace, or at the New Scene of the National Theatre in the past four years. The outstanding individuality of artists is best seen there and at the same time the audience can experience the majesty and uniqueness of the moment, arising from the majestic space. At the festival, we have already welcomed a number of major international directors, choreographers, and artists, who have personally presented their masterpieces - H. Burton, P. Weigl, B. Monsaingeon, B. Large, Ch. Bruce B. Gavin, N. Duato, H. Hulscher, J. Kylián, M. Ek, Ch. Nupen, A. Preljocaj, J. Neumeier, D. Klimentová, or J. and O. Bubeníček.
Every year, the Golden Prague festival brings to its sophisticated culture fans the best of both world and domestic production. It is stable in its mission, but not in its approach. The festival expands and develops every year, initiating and reflecting cultural events and it is an important national event designated for the general public.
Golden Prague is also a place where filmmakers and producers regularly meet leading experts; it is a place of learning and competitive confrontation, but it is especially an event linking the world's television works with the top Czech culture
Come experience it with us.
We look forward to seeing you from the 25th September.