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Frailty, Thy Name is Woman

420PEOPLE, Daniela Špinar

Women portrayed by magnificent women!

The New Stage

Basic information


The New Stage

Approximate running time

1 hour 15 minutes, no intermission


In Czech


May 11, 2017

Woman as object, woman as subject, woman as woman. The production is the fruit of the collaboration between the National Theatre Drama and the first-class Czech dance ensemble 420PEOPLE, who have been permanent guests of the New Stage.


  • 2023-2024



Out of the numerous options possible, we have taken the one exploring the “situation of women” over the course of time and in theatre. A superlative Czech actress amidst the universe of movement and, at the same time, the universe of men – this too is a manner of trying out at the New Stage genre crossovers and exposing our actors to new challenges. 

Official photos: Petr Neubert

WARNING: We use tobacco products during the performance.

General media partner of the performance is Czech Television.

Photo and video gallery


Practical information

Where to buy tickets

The National Theatre sells tickets up to 6 months in advance. On 1 October at 9am we selling tickets for performances of Drama, Ballet, Opera and Laterna magika until the end of March 2024.

When purchasing online, you can get an e-ticket. You can pick up printed tickets in person at the box offices of the National Theatre.

What to wear?

By their appearance, attire and behaviour, the audience is obliged to adhere to the accustomed practice expected from them when attending a theatre performance.

Parking at the National Theater

While visiting The National Theatre and the New Stage you can use again the underground car park of the National Theatre. Information and a parking fee.


Buffets on the New Stage

Use Café Nona for refreshments on the New Stage.