International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People Association

Mezinárodní asociace divadel Pro děti a mládež

Association Internationale du Theatre pour l´Enfance et la Jeunesse


Financing Czech Theatre

Title: Financing of Czech Theatre

Individual themes:
Cultural politics
Theatre system
Tradition of Czech Theatre
40 Years of the State Monopoly
Liberalism versus the Open Arms of the State
Theatre as a Subsidiary Organization
Non-Profits and Private Theatres
Transformation in Prague
Perspective – Towards the Future

A study about the transformation of Czech theatre as contemporary society´s cross-over to democracy and market economy – written by American researcher Stepan S. Simek

Originally published in: Slavic and East European Performance (July, September 2005, abridged version) Theatre Institute Prague – August 2005 (complete text)
Key words: transformation, subsidiary organization, non-profit theatre, private theatre, public service, financing
Date: August 2005
Author of text: Stepan S. Simek, Professor of Theatre Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Click here for complete word document