“Film as a medium for staging Chamber Opera”

Jiri Nekvasil & Daniel Dvorak

Jiri Nekvasil ( former Head of Opera  the National Theatre  of Prague) is a creative artist in many media.    His many experiments with film have paved the way for staging opera, created especially for the medium. rather than simply filming a stage production.   He uses film as an expressive medium  to reveal the essence of the piece.  Daniel Dvorak has been as long time collaborator as well as an independent artist in his own right, exploring the parameters of visual post-modernism “