Marta Gornicka

Marta Górnicka

Marta Górnicka is a director and singer. With support from the Zbigniew Raszewski Theater Institute in Warsaw, she founded the »Chorus of Women«. It's first production, This is the Chorus Speaking, was premiered in Warsaw in 2010. Her pieces Magnificat and Requiemachine were presented at festivals such as »Foreign Affairs« in Berlin (2014), SPRING in the Netherlands and the »Mess« Festival in Sarajevo. Magnificat won several awards, including first prize at »Fast Forward«, the European festival for young directors at the state theatre in Braunschweig, where Górnicka then created her first work in German: M(other) Courage. In 2017 Marta Górnicka's Hyme an die Liebe (Hymn to love) made its debut in Germany at the Maxim Gorki Theatre. On 3 October 2018 she presents a production of the libretto that she adapted from the Grundgesetz (Constitional Law) in front of the Brandenburg Gate, with a chorus of 50 professional and amateur actors from different spectra of civil society.