The “Grodzka Gate – NN Theatre” Centre is a local government cultural institution based in Lublin. It works towards the preservation of cultural heritage and education. Its function is tied to the symbolic and historical meaning of the Centre’s location in the Grodzka Gate, which used to divide Lublin into its respective Christian and Jewish quarters, as well as to Lublin as a meeting place of cultures, traditions and religions.

Part of the Centre are the House of Words and the Lublin Underground Trail.

The “Grodzka Gate – NN Theatre” Centre is a local government cultural institution based in Lublin. It works towards the preservation of cultural heritage and education. Its function is tied to the symbolic and historical meaning of the Centre’s location in the Grodzka Gate, which used to divide Lublin into its respective Christian and Jewish quarters, as well as to Lublin as a meeting place of cultures, traditions and religions.

Part of the Centre are the House of Words and the Lublin Underground Trail.

NN Theatre

Tal Schwartz (Israel)

Period

Tal was on the voluntary service in the Grodzka Gate at the turn of the years 2014/2015.

 

Activities

Tal participated during the voluntary service in the different projects:

  • conducting workshops for young people from Polish and Israel
  • script`s development of the workshops prepared for young Polish people before their meeting with Israelis
  • help in organizing events and meetings, Photoreportsof projects
  • "Following I.B. Singer's traces" Festival - participation in workshops, performances, activities for the local communities, preparing artistic program
  • "One Gate - Two Holidays" - conducting workshops connected to Hanukkah for children from Lublin, conducting workshops for children in Israel, prepared holidays cards for Polish children, conducting the meeting summarizing the project "One Gate - Two Holidays"
  • guided tours of the permanent exhibition in the Centre "Lublin. Memory of the Place", guided tours within walking through the Jewish quarter, creating the exhibition presenting in Israel based on the glass negatives from Grodzka Gate, creating the exhibition "Dolls of Majdanek" in the House of Words, showing the collections of the State Museum at Majdanek
  • research work related to the collection of glass negatives in the "Grodzka Gate - NN Theatre" Centre