Oedipus Rex workshop

in Czech language


Dear spectators,

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Basic information

Approximate running time

2 hours, no intermission


Rehearsal space Anenský areál / Rehearsal space Estates Theatre

Drama rehearsal room at Anenský areál. Participants meet by the staff reception of the facility, 10 minutes before the start of the workshop.

Thematic workshops for school groups, which accompany selected productions in the Drama ensembles’ repertoire and offer deeper insight into their context.


How does it feel to have your life predestined? Can you fight the prophecy? What do Thebans think of their king? Can you rap Sophocles’ texts? Explore these questions in the workshop for Oedipus Rex. You will also learn about the production team – who the director is, how costumes were designed, who composed music scores or what speaking in poetry means for the actors.

The art and literary workshop Oedipus Rex is designed for organized school groups and runs in one of National Theatre Drama’s rehearsal rooms.

Workshop duration: 120 min
Target group: students aged 14+
Minimal occupancy: 16 participants
Maximal capacity: 30 participants
Fee: 100 Kč (free with Oedipus Rex tickets)
Meeting: meeting venue will be specified individually for each workshop

For information about dates and bookings please contact Zuzana Kráľová | z.kralova@narodni-divadlo.cz.