Eva Čechová


Eva is a founding member of Boršč theater company (since 2004, together with Hana Malaníková), an authorial performance-series based on a narrative approach to theatre, clown, and storytelling. She is authorial actor, director and teacher.

She has an MA from Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Education (field of study – Social sciences and French). In 2006 she received her MFA from the Department of Authorial Acting KATaP, DAMU (Prague) and she has been a doctoral student there since 2014. She regularly teach Inter(acting) with the Inner Partner (IwIP) for internal and external students of the Department.

 She has performed with a variety of at improvisation companies in Prague and led many workshops on group improvisation in Prague and throughout the Czech Republic. She worked with Theatre de l´Utopie de La Rochelle in France. She performed in a Franco-Czech clown theatre project in Prague and Paris with Theatre de la Villette Paris. She work professionally with theatre colleagues from DAMU (Alexander Komlosi, Hana Malaníková, Irena Feithová, Tereza Durdilová). She created courses for a variety of Prague high schools (Na Pražačce, PORG Libeň) and Universities (Faculty of Education at University J.E. Purkyně Ústí nad Labem, Faculty of Philosophy at Charles University Prague) and she has taught speech and drama, open improvisation, psycho-somatic training and IwIP there.

She is director – coordinator (together with Hana Malaníková) of the Course of Creative Learning and Pedagogical Condition 2015/16 at KATaP DAMU for external students and she teaches IwIP and the Authorial Performance there.