East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
"Komornicka. The Ostensible Biography" [PHOTOS]
“Komornicka. The Ostensible Biography” is a “theatrical investigation” of Maria Komornicka's bio. Maria Komornicka (1876-1949) was a Polish modernist writer, who has lived over half of her life as a mannamed: Piotr Włast.
After many years of the oblivion, Maria Komornicka was redescoverd, and automatically has become an icon of the Polish feminist criticism. Once more, the authors of the performance, try to solve the mystery of her life, beyond the dichotomy of the “mad woman” and the “saint.