On Saturday 23rd Sept 2018 , in presence of Polish and French government delegates, the grand opening of Villa Alexandrine and Space of Witold Gombrowicz Museum in Vence, France will take place.

Two Polish bands (Janusz Prusinowski Kompania and Tęgie Chłopy) were invited to celebrate this special occasion. Bands will perform concert and conduct dance workshops.

Vence Place Godeau, 14:00 and 16:00.
Events are free to participate.

Programme of the event:

15th Sept – 30th Nov – ‘Me, Gombrowicz’ Photo exhibition by Bohdan Paczowski (city walls of Vence)
22nd Sept – 31st Oct – Exhibition of leavins after Witold Gombrowicz from Rita Gombrowicz’s collecion (media library of city Vence)
22nd Sept, 16:00 – ‘Interview with Witold Gombrowicz’ – reading in two parts performed by Yves Ughes (poet and academic professor); (media library of city Vence)
22nd Sept, 21:00 – ‘Cosmos’ by Andrzej Żuławski (Cinema Casino, Vence)

23rd Sept:
11:00 – Grand opening of Space of Witold Gombrowicz Muzeum and renovated Willa Alexandrine with Polish and French government delegates and government of city Vence

14:00 – Polish traditional dance workshops, playing: Janusz Prusinowski Kompania and Tęgie Chłopy (place Godeau, Vence)

16:00 – Tęgie Chłopy and Janusz Prusinowski Kompania concert (place Godeau, Vence)

21:15 – piano recital by Piotr Anderszewski (Cathedral Notre Dame de la Nativite)