A press conference disclosing details of the La Folle Journée Festival “Passions of the Heart and Soul”was held on 15 September 2015 at 10:30 in Teatr Wielki – the National Opera.
Invited guests and organisers of the Festival spoke about its guiding principles: the Festival’s Artistic Director René Martin, Director of the Culture Dept. in Warsaw City Hall Tomasz Thun-Janowski, Ambassador of France Pierre Buhler, Director of Artistic Schooling and Cultural Education Dept. in the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage Wiktor Jędrzejec, Violetta Łabanow of the Music is for Everyone Foundation, Ryszard Kubiak of the Musical Gardens Foundation, Janusz Marynowski Director of the Sinfonia Varsovia Orchestra and Waldemar Dąbrowski General Director of Teatr Wielki – the National Opera.
The conference was also attended by Mr Stanislas Pierret – Director of the French Institute and cultural attache of the French Embassy, Zdzisław Bujanowski – Director of the Centre for Artistic Education and Ewa Żebrowska of the Centre for Artistic Education.