American jazz superstar Melody Gardot heads the line-up at the Ladies’ Jazz festival
While some of the pieces draw on ancient forms and techniques, their themes – ranging from the legacy of colonialism to economic exploitation of workers – feel fresh and contemporary.
Two hundred people from 30 countries will learn the basics of the Polish language and culture during courses at the Summer School of Polish Language, which will be held by the Silesian University in Cieszyn (southern Poland).
The Ringelblum Archive survived the destruction of Warsaw where after the war it was found buried under the rubble in 10 metal cases and two metal milk bottles.
St. Luke Passion by a renowned Polish contemporary composer, Krzysztof Penderecki, will open the 98th Salzburg Festival, one of Europe's most important summer music festivals, to be held on July 20 - August 30.
Julie Engelbrecht stars in Pasikowski’s film about Jan Nowak Jeziorański
Polish war hero Jan Nowak Jeziorański hits the big screen in new James Bond-style action film.
When asked by Francis Ford Coppola to compose the music for his new film Dracula, Kilar said: “To quote ‘The Godfather’ it was an offer I couldn't refuse.”
Each year the festival is given a different theme, with this year’s theme - ‘Close to culture, close to nature’ – looking to teach visitors about the natural world.
Painter and creator of comic strip and press illustrations, Maciejowski’s art is best defined as ‘narrative realism’.