The National Moravian-Silesian Theatre


The National Moravian-Silesian Theatre (based in 1919) is the biggest and oldest professional theatre in Ostrava and in the Moravian-Silesian region. At the same time is the biggest cultural institution established by the statutory city of Ostrava. Theatre perform regularly on two permanent scenes – in the Antonín Dvořák Theatre (seating capacity of 517) and in the Jiří Myron Theatre (seating capacity of 623).

The National Moravian-Silesian Theatre is the only theatre in Moravia, which has four artistic companies:
The theatre presents about 20 premieres per year and plays almost 500 performances. The National Moravian-Silesian Theatre organises the festival of drama theatres OST-RA-VAR and the event European Opera Days in Ostrava. The theatre also participates in biennial NODO/New Opera Days Ostrava

The City of Ostrava, with more than 320 000 inhabitants, is situated in the northeastern part of the Czech Republic which is a landlocked country in Central Europe, member state of the European Union. The capital is Prague, official currency is koruna (CZK). Ostrava is the third largest city in the Czech Republic and the second largest urban agglomeration after Prague. The City of Ostrava as the founder of the National Moravian-Silesian Theatre operates as its most significant donor. In addition, the Moravian-Silesian Region and the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic are two other significant donors of the theatre. 

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK THEATRE

The name Antonín Dvořák Theatre has been held by the Municipal Theatre building since 1990. The theatre is a home scene of opera, drama and ballet ensembles of Moravian-Silesian Theatre. Its auditorium accommodates 517 persons.
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JIŘÍ MYRON THEATRE

Jiří Myron Theatre ranks among the biggest theatres in the Czech republic. It is a home scene of operetta/musical ensemble and drama and ballet ensembles perform there, too. Its auditorium accommodates 623 persons.
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THEATRE „12“

Theatre "12" is a chamber scene of Moravian-Silesian Theatre which is located at Čs. legií Street No. 12 in Ostrava. It is a venue for activities and other experimental theatrical projects at the intersection of genres. Its auditorium accommodates 60 people.
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The operation of Moravian-Silesian Theatre, a semi-budgetary organization, is financed by its founder - THE CITY OF OSTRAVA!!!
Ostrava
The activities of Moravian-Silesian Theatre are financially supported by the MINISTRY OF CULTURE OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC AND MORAVIAN-SILESIAN REGIONAL AUTHORITY.
Ministry of Culture
Moravian-Silesian Regional Authority