Karel Pippich Theatre

East Bohemia Film Office

The Karel Pippich Theater in Chrudim is an architecturally significant Constructivist-style building designed by J. Freiwald and J. Böhm and built between 1931 and 1934. So who was Karel Pippich? He was a Doctor of Laws, a famous citizen of Chrudim, a writer, a musician and a poet. During Pippich’s active period, Chrudim was rightly called the “Athens of Eastern Bohemia”. Read article>