Małgorzata is a director, teacher at the Łódź Film School, director of the Ludowy Theatre in Kraków’s Nowa Huta district. She has directed over 40 plays, including Vladimir Zuev’s Osaczeni / Trapped, Ingmar Bergman’s Jajo węża / Serpent’s Egg, and Gabriela Zapolska’s Ich czworo / Four of Them at the Stefan Jaracz Theatre in Łódź, Amanita Muskaria’s Daily Soupat the Narodowy Theatre, Marek Modzelewski’s Dotyk / The Touch at the Powszechny Theatre in Warsaw, Artur Pałyga’s Tato / Dad at the Bagatela Theatre in Kraków, Anton Tchekhov’s Trzy siostry / Three Sisters at the Dramatic Theatre in Warsaw, and Artur Pałyga’s Rewizor. Będzie wojna / The Government Inspector. There is Going to be a War and Paweł Wolak and Katarzyna Dworak’s Gdy przyjdzie sen / When Sleep has Come at the Ludowy Theatre. Winner of numerous awards for direction, notably recipient of three prizes at the National Competition for the Staging of Polish Contemporary Plays, and a further three prizes (including the 2019 Grand Prix for directing When Sleep has Come) at the Portrayed Reality Contemporary Drama Festival in Zabrze, and at the Live Classics Competition for the Staging of Historical Works of Polish Literature.
Jerzy was born in Krakow in 1975, I studied at the University of Silesia in Katowice, I am a master of film and television production organization. I also completed postgraduate studies in Culture Management at the Jagiellonian University.
Since 1998 I have been working for Teatr Ludowy on a permanent basis. Initially, I worked as an stage manager and prompter on the Stage Pod Ratuszem, and since January 2002, as a full-time employee, initially as a specialist in advertising and sales of performances, as a manager of the Promotion and Audience Service Department, and from 1 January 2015 – to this day I am the deputy director of the Teatr Ludowy .
I also have local government experience. In the years 2002-2014 I was a councillor of the City of Krakow, I was the chairman of the Committee on Culture, Promotion and Monuments Protection. From 2014 until today, I have been the councillor of the Małopolska Region.