Muzika Judaika, Czech Republic
“From the Diary of Countess M.” - theatre play
Performances of “From the Diary of Countess M.,” by Japanese playwright Yasuko Omachi, enjoyed a remarkable success in the Czech Republic and neighboring countries in 2014-15. The play, about the life of Countess Mitsuko Coudenhove-Kalergi (Mitsuko Aoyama 1874-1941), was restaged in 2016 in Prague, Brussels, Vienna and other cities. Mitsuko, the main character, was played in the Czech version by Zora Jandova who captured the demands made by two diverse cultures and worlds with complete authenticity.