58th Golden Prague International Television Festival starts Wednesday

The 58th Golden Prague festival begins on Wednesday with a gala concert at its traditional venue, the New Stage of the National Theatre, and runs through September 25.

Headliners include Czech violin virtuoso Václav Hudeček, accompanied by the Czech Sinfonietta Orchestra, and mezzo-soprano Štěpánka Pučálková.

The concert is broadcast live by Czech Television on the cultural channel ČT Art.

Among the film premieres will be Jakub Sommer's documentary 'My Life with Bohuslav Martinů', and Patrik Ulrich’s documentary about the co-founder of the legendary Jára Cimrman Theatre, Miloň Čepelka.

Author: Brian Kenety