Contact

Contact

The Helena Modrzejewska National Stary Theatre
5 Jagiellońska Street, 31-010 Kraków

NIP: 675-02-00-060
REGON: 000278764
BGK: 93 1130 1150 0012 1267 2520 0001

Telephone Exchange

+48 12 422 80 20
+48 12 422 85 66
+48 12 292 75 11
+48 12 422 87 63

SECRETARY

tel. 12 421 29 77
fax. 12 421 33 53
e-mail: sekretariat@stary.pl

CUSTOMER SERVICE OFFICE

pl. Szczepański 1, 31-011 Kraków
tel. +48 12 422 40 40
e-mail: rezerwacja@stary.pl
Open from Monday to Friday, 9.00 a.m.-5.00 p.m. and Saturday 10.00 a.m.-1.00 p.m.

BOX OFFICE

ul. Jagiellońska 1
tel. + 48 12 422 90 80
The box office is open from Tuesday to Saturday, 11.00 a.m.-7.00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. and an hour before performances

ul. Starowiślna 21
tel. + 48 12 428 47 00
The box office is open an hour before performances

 

DEPARTMENT OF PROMOTION, ADVERTISING, PR

tel. 12 292 75 12
e-mail: promocja@stary.pl

Director

Marek Mikos

Marek
Mikos

Director

Contact:
tel. 12 421 29 77 (the office)

Born in 1959 in Krakow, he graduated from the Jagiellonian University. He is a cultural manager, a literary and theatre theorist, a media studies scholar, theatre and literary critic, author of scripts, animator of cultural events, and an academic lecturer. He has been tied to theatre for all his life, publishing in Gazeta Wyborcza, Czas Krakowski, Notatnik Teatralny, Foyer, and Gazeta Teatralna. His books include a long interview with Jerzy Stuhr, Pretending for Real, The Theatre of Passion, With Shoes to Heaven: Piotr Szczerski’s Theatre of Life and Death, and chapters on theatre for school textbooks. In 2010-2011 he was the literary director of the Ludowy Theatre in Krakow. In 1990-2004 he attended all of Krakow’s theatre premieres, including those at the Stary Theatre, as a critic. Since 1993 he has served as head of the culture section of Krakow’s Gazeta Wyborcza, from 2000 to 2005 he was editor of the Poland-wide Gazeta Wyborcza in Warsaw. In 2005-2009 and 2012-2016 he was the director and editor-in-chief of TVP Kielce. He has been the organizer and head director or program director of theatre festivals – Walls in Krakow, a festival for handicapped people in Kielce, Polish iTeatr organized by TVP, and the expert theatre college of TVP. His work on a several-hundred-page publication on the mission of media and communications was interrupted and delayed by his winning the competition for director of the H. Modrzejewska National Stary Theatre in May 2017.

He has served as director of the national stage in Krakow since 1 September 2017.

He was given a National Education Commission Medal for popularizing theatre and literature in 2014.

Deputy Director of Art Matters

Jan Polewka

Jan
Polewka

Deputy Director of Art Matters

Contact:
tel. 12 421 29 77 (the office)

A set designer, painter, director, author, translator of works for stage, and theatre poster designer, he was born in Krakow in 1945, and graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts (taking his diploma from the set design chair under Professor Andrzej Stopka).

He has designed sets for drama, opera, and puppet theatres – 140 works in Poland and twenty-one abroad. He has also directed sixteen productions of his own, including ones for TV Theatre. He has written plays, adaptations, and new translations of classics (Molière, Goldoni, and Jarry) that have been staged in many theatres in Poland.

In 1990–1998 he was head and artistic director of the Groteska Theatre in Krakow. As a set designer, he has worked with outstanding directors, including Bogdan Hussakowski, Jerzy Kreczmar, Jerzy Goliński, Andrzej Dziuk, and Wiesław Ochman. He worked for the longest period with Kazimierz Dejmek, for whom he rendered over a dozen set designs in Poland and abroad. At the Stary Theatre in Krakow he was a full-time set designer and member of the Art Council in the 1980s and 90s. During this period he also worked with Teatr and Didaskalia magazines as a columnist.

He has been art director at the National Stary Theatre in Krakow since October 2017.

Deputy Director of Technical and Administration Affairs

Aleksander Nowak

Aleksander
Nowak

Deputy Director of Technical and Administration Affairs

Contact:
tel. 12 421 29 77 (the office)
Born 22 December 1952 in Krakow. In 1978 he graduated from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics, and Electronics at the AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow. He has worked as an engineer at the Physics and Atomic Technologies Institute of AGH, in the Modern Experimental Technologies in Physics Workshop, in 1985-1990 at the Krakow Opera and Operetta House as technical director, in 1990-1991 as director and council vice-chairman at the Building Committee Office of the Krakow Opera, and at the Krakow Opera Foundation Office. In 1991-1995 he was deputy head director of the Opera and Operetta House in Krakow, and from 1997 to 2003 he was head director at Stu Theater in Krakow. At the Stary Theater he occupied the position of Deputy Head and Artistic Director from 2003 to December 2012. Since January 2013 he has been Deputy Director of Technical and Administration Affairs.

Head Accountant

Alina Nowak

Alina
Nowak

Head Accountant

Contact:
tel. 12 421 29 77 (the office)
mail: alina.nowak@stary.pl

 

Alina Nowak has been an employee of the National Stary Theater since 1987. In the years following her graduation from the Krakow University of Economics in Organization and Management, she was employed at Krakow Press Publishers. On 02.01.1987 she was employed at the Stary Theater. In 1987–1991 she served as deputy accountant, and for twenty-three years she has been head accountant of the institution. She has worked with directors Stanisław Radwan, Tadeusz Bradecki, Krystyna Meissner, Jerzy Bińczycki, Jerzy Koenig, Mikołaj Grabowski, and presently, Jan Klata. Over her twenty-seven years of work she has received many awards from the various directors. In 2014 she received the Merit to Polish Culture honorary award from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.

Office

Office

Monika Chyla – Assistant
tel. 12 421 29 77 ; tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 110
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: sekretariat@stary.pl

Dramaturgs

Dramaturgs

Agnieszka Fryz–Więcek – Literary Secretary
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 131
e-mail: sekretarz.literacki@stary.pl

Agata Dąbek – Acting Head of Department, Dramaturg
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 131
e-mail: adabek@stary.pl

Daria Będkowska – Dramaturg

 

Coordination of Artistic Work and Management

Coordination of Artistic Work and Management

Urszula Wać – Head of Department
tel. 12 421 88 48;  12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 114, 115
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: koordynacja@stary.pl

Małgorzata Sobieraj
tel. 12 421 88 48;  12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 114, 115
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: koordynacja@stary.pl

Alicja Żok 
tel. 12 421 88 48;  12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 114, 115
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: koordynacja@stary.pl

Janusz Jarecki – impresario
tel. 12 421 88 48;  12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 143
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: impresariat@stary.pl

Promotions and PR

Promotions and PR

Anna Hruszka – Head of the Department
tel. +48 12 292 75 12; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 153
e-mail: a.hruszka@stary.pl

Barbara Kwiatkowska – Vice Head of the Department
tel. 604 20 18 19; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 105
e-mail: promocja@stary.pl

Aleksandra Stawarska-Kolasa – Promotion and Marketing Specialist
tel. +48 12 422 40 40; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 164
e-mail: rezerwacja@stary.pl

Paulina Włodarczyk – Promotion nad PR Specialist
tel. +48 12 292 75 12; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 153
e-mail: p.wlodarczyk@stary.pl

Krystyna Ziarkowska – Audience Manager
tel. +48 12 422 40 40; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 164
e-mail: rezerwacja@stary.pl

Piotr Kołodziej – Editions
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 105
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: wydawnictwa@stary.pl

Box Office ul. Jagiellońska 1
Halina Malik, Magdalena Ładosz, Krystyna Ziarkowska
tel. +48 12 422 90 80; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 159

Box Office ul. Starowiślna 21
Aleksandra Stawarska-Kolasa
tel. +48 12 428 47 00; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 6,6 wew. 165

Financial/Bookkeeping Department

Financial/Bookkeeping Department

Krystyna Ciesielska – Deputy for the Main Accountant
tel. 12 421 77 33; tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 121
fax. 12 421 33 53
e-mail: krystyna.ciesielska@stary.pl

Magdalena Smolak – Accountant
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 116

Grażyna Rogoż – Main Cash Desk
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 116
e-mail: kasa@stary.pl

Elżbieta Kurcz, Lidia Wanat – Payroll
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 126
e-mail: rachuba@stary.pl

Museum (MICET)

Museum (MICET)

Anna Litak
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 134
e-mail: alitak@micet.pl

 

Educators:

Karolina Kwak
kkwak@micet.pl

Bianka Kurylczyk
bianka@micet.pl

Piotr Majewski
piotr@micet.pl

Musical Director

Musical Director

Mieczysław Mejza
tel. 12 422 80 20; 12 422 85 66, wew. 171
fax 12 421 33 53

Stage Managers

Stage Managers

Katarzyna Gaweł
Iwona Gołębiowska

Zbigniew Kaleta
Hanna Nowak
Ewa Wrześniak


Contact trough Coordination of Artistic Work and Management
tel. 12 421 29 77, 12 421 88 48, 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66 wew. 114, 115
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: koordynacja@stary.pl

Archive

Archive

Elżbieta Wrzesińska
tel. 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66 wew. 142
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: archiwum@stary.pl

The collections include documentation of the Stary Theater’s work since 1954: posters, programs, photographs, press clippings, stage designs, sheet music, copies, and audiovisual documentation of performances. We also have a small library of theater books. The collections are only available on site. The archive is open: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Interested parties from outside of Krakow are requested to arrange their visit in advance.

HR

HR

Renata Małucha
tel. 12 426 14 00; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 145
fax. 12 421 33 53
e-mail: kadry@stary.pl

Computer Specialist, Work and Fire Safety

Computer Specialist, Work and Fire Safety

Jerzy Starobrański – administrator systemu komputerowego
tel. 12 421 36 45; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 147
fax. 12 421 33 53
e-mail: jerzy@stary.pl

Technical Division

Technical Division

Tadeusz Kulawski – Head of the Department
tel. 12 430 20 20, 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 136
fax 12 421 33 53
e-mail: techniczny@stary.pl

Staff:
Aleksandra Bałuszek, Mira Bloch, Elżbieta Busz, Maria Czyżyńska, Bogdan Długosz, Tomasz Dzierwa, Mariusz Federowicz, Marcin Fedorów, Adam Gądek, Mikołaj Głowacki, Marek Golonek, Marta Gonczarko, Marek Górecki, Roman Górka, Mateusz Herian, Janusz Z. Jarecki, Wiesław Kogut, Marek Kos, Tadeusz Kruczek, Paweł Kulawski, Anna Litwin, Małgorzata Maderak, Jarosław Majzel, Ryszard Ogiegło, Jan Pacia, Robert Panasiuk, Paweł Papiernik, Urszula Piątek, Adam Piwowar, Jacek Puzia, Janusz Rojek, Grażyna Ryłko, Anna Samińska-Medoń, Marzena Smolska, Grzegorz Sterliński, Wojciech Szczygieł, Krzysztof Szczygieł, Mariusz Środa, Agata Tarnawska, Mirosław Wiśniewski, Sławomir Wojciechowski, Piotr Ziarkowski

Production Division

Production Division

Krzysztof Fedorów – Head of the Department
tel. 12 430 20 20; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 152
fax. 12 421 33 53
e-mail: techniczny@stary.pl

 

Jacek Ochal – Vice Head of the Department
Dekoratornia: +48 12 644 77 91 (ul. Ujastek 7)
tel: +48 664 958 236
email: dekoratornia@stary.pl

Joanna Folfasińska
– Vice Head of the Department, Costumes
tel: +48 606 137 770; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 167
folfasinska@wp.pl
Staff:
Maria Ciepiela, Jerzy Cieślicki, Mariusz Hodur, Barbara Jeleń, Fryderyk Kałkus, Wojciech Knurowski, Wiesława Kulawska, Konrad Kulawski, Kordian Langkammer, Elżbieta Rachwał, Jan Regulski, Adam Rojek, Maria Rusek, Jarosław Snopek, Robert Skarżyński, Mariola Szczepanik, Małgorzata Talaga, Maria Trzupek, Zbigniew Wąsik, Izabela Wojcieszek

Administration Department

Administration Department

Rafał Kierc – Head of the Department
tel:  502 582 738; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 140
e-mail: administracja@stary.pl

Wojciech Tyka – Renovations
tel. 12 421 36 45; 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 140
e-mail: remonty@stary.pl

Staff:
Małgorzata Michalik
tel: 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66 wew. 140
e-mail: michalik@stary.pl
Małgorzata Nowak
tel: 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 140

Zofia Panek
tel: 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 146
e-mail: panek@stary.pl

Sylwia Sochacka-Gądek
tel: 12 422 80 20 lub 12 422 85 66, wew. 148

Economical Division:
Ryszard Folfasiński, Anna Kałkus, Roman Karch, Helena Kotnis, Józefa Kwiecińska, Marzenna Musiałek, Piotr Nicoś, Maria Rączka, Anna Skubaja, Jan Sochacki, Zofia Szwejser