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Theatre Letí  (Prague)

Theatre Letí originated in September 2005. Its main artistic program is production and active support and development of contemporary drama. Contemporary plays are an essential part of live art that reflects current needs of its viewers. Letí focuses on cooperation with young Czech playwrights, actors, directors etc – many of them are considered to be significant talents of their generation. Letí currently produces stagings, it provides artistic residencies for Czech and foreign playwrights, it initiates the origin of stagings of contemporary plays, it organizes a showcase of stagings of contemporary plays from the Czech Republic and abroad and it also deals with professional reflection and active work with audience. Amongst the most important activities: Centre for contemporary drama. In 2010 Theatre Letí began working on a new project that was later entitled Centre for Contemporary Drama. The main goal of this Centre is to broadly support contemporary dramatic development in the Czech Republic and to present new Czech and foreign plays to the widest audiences.