“Men’s search for meaning”

„I mentioned art before. Can art even exist in a concentration camp? It depends of course on what we call art. From time to time improvised cabaret performances took place in the camp. At that time, one of the barracks was emptied, wooden benches were slid together - or nailed down [...]

By |2020-04-21T21:49:29+00:00January 19th, 2020|Culture, Improv|0 Comments

How to build a local improv community, based on a Polish festival

We just finished the fifth edition of a local Gdańsk Improvisers’ festival Podaj Padaj. Thanks to Inkubator Kultury Kulmiasto, Weronika Uziak and Wojtek Tremiszewski for the organization. I will tell you about our local community – and it doesn’t matter, that it’s Polish Tricity (Gdańsk, Gdynia, Sopot), because maybe you’ll find [...]

By |2020-05-20T13:59:57+00:00October 29th, 2019|Culture, Improv|0 Comments

12 steps to survive improv festival in Polish style

There’s one month left to Mt. Olymprov Festival in Athens, Greece, and you can expect pretty big crowd of Polish improvisers. It’s not the first time, when we’re going somewhere with such a big group. I’ve heard several times positive things starting with “You, Polish people in festivals…” so I decided [...]

By |2020-05-20T14:00:24+00:00May 6th, 2018|Culture, Improv|1 Comment

Ohana means (improv) family.

I came back from the best improv week of my life. A few days after returning from Slovenia, I’m still thinking about it, and celebrating this fire in my heart. People ask me – what exactly is Ohana? And I think, and see images and feelings, trying to answer in one sentence. [...]

By |2020-04-21T22:02:44+00:00September 7th, 2016|Culture, Improv, Ohana|0 Comments