Hungarian literary evening set to take place in Ottawa

2008 szeptember 13 5:29 du.0 comments
Hungarian poet Miklós Radnóti

Hungarian poet Miklós Radnóti

Two young, talented artists from Hungary will delight us with their special multi-media program about Miklós Radnóti, the great Hungarian poet. Miklos Turek, prize-winning actor will perform a dramatized piece about and using the works of Radnoti; Kornel Nagel, visual artist will exhibit 25 graphic works he recently created inspired by Radnoti’s work. This program is the premiere of a North American tour by this team; Ottawa is leading the way!

What: Literary-drama presentation in Hungarian by/about/inspired by Miklos Radnoti, performed by Miklos Turek; accompanied by an exhibition of graphic works by Kornél Nagel. Words of Introduction by our Ottawa friend, Dr Ferenc Andai, historian, writer and fellow prisoner of Radnoti in Bor. Refreshments and conversation with the artists to follow the performance.

When: Thursday, September 25th 2008 at 7 pm

Where: Dominican University College, 96 Empress Ave, Ottawa (There is a car park attached to the building and also parking on the street)

Tickets: $25.00 at the door or $20.00 if reserved in advance at 613 567-5756 or by writing to [email protected]

Please reserve your tickets in advance as seating is limited.

Judy Young Drache

 

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