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Alliance for New Music-Theatre

Alliance for New Music-TheaterThe Alliance for New Music-Theatre fosters the collaboration of artists from diverse forms, cultures, and disciplines; nurtures the creation, development and performance of new works, and engages audiences in dialogue towards a deeper understanding of the transformative power of music-theatre.


American Friends of the Czech Republic

American Friends of the Czech Republic

American Friends of the Czech Republic (AFoCR) is an independent American non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening the relationship between the United States and Czech Republic. AFoCR fosters communication, encourages understanding, invites friendship, and promotes mutual respect between the two countries and their peoples, governments, economic enterprises, civic and cultural institutions. Nationwide in scope, AFoCR is the voice of the American constituency that supports close and strong relations with the Czech Republic and its people.


Bell states in its mission statement: “We're more than aviation experts. We're pioneers who have challenged what's possible for sound barriers, lunar missions, tiltrotor systems and commercial helicopters. We’ve been reimagining the experience of flight for more than 80 years—and today we're redefining where it can take us.”
Bistro Bohem

Bistro Bohem

Bistro Bohem is Washington, DC’s newest and most lively hangout, which is located in the historic U Street / Shaw Neighborhood, just a mile north of the White House. It is unique to the area, offering flavorful Eastern European cuisine in a relaxed and vibrant atmosphere. 

City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties

City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties rescues adoptable dogs and cats in overcrowded and high-kill shelters, where resources are severely limited. It offers a lifeline to as many of these wonderful animals before they are euthanized due to lack of space by finding these animals permanent and loving homes in the DC metropolitan area. City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is a "rescue" not a "shelter." It consists of a network of volunteers who foster cats and dogs in their homes. The organization welcomes help in any capacity, through volunteering, fostering, adopting, sponsoring and/or donating.


Formed in 1998 as the exclusive US importer for Ceska Zbrojovka, today CZ-USA imports rifles and handguns from Ceska Zbrojovka in Uhersky Brod, Czech Republic, and the CZ-USA line of shotguns from Huglu and Akkar of Turkey. CZ-USA also owns Dan Wesson Firearms, a premium handgun manufacturer based in Norwich, New York, and the Safari Classics line of custom sporting rifles. Business, warranty and distribution functions are conducted from CZ-USA’s offices in Kansas City, KS.

Czech Center

Czech Center

The Czech Center New York (CC NY) is a meeting place for Czech and local culture, a place where artists and professionals, Czech and non-Czech alike, can get to know each other and talk about their work, and produce work together, when the chance presents itself. Though of course our focus is on contemporary Czech artists, we are open to any idea that addresses current cultural or social themes, and are committed to the support of new international projects.

Dupont Underground

Dupont Underground is non-profit a community arts organization run almost entirely by volunteers. Its goal is to be committed to developing a multidisciplinary platform for creative expression. It strives to reflect the diversity of its community – both artists and audiences. It endeavors to host projects and work that might not be an easy fit in more conventional venues.

EU Delegation

The European Union (EU) is represented in the United States by the Washington, DC Delegation of the European Union, which works in close coordination with the Embassies and Consulates of the 28 EU Member States. It promotes EU policies in the United States, which includes presenting and explaining EU actions to the U.S. Administration and Congress.  By engaging with political actors, the media, academia, business, and civil society, it raises awareness of EU issues and concerns, and promotes the importance of the EU-U.S. relationship among the American public.  It also analyzes and reports on the political, social, and economic situation in the U.S. to its headquarters in Brussels.
Georgetown University

Georgetown University

Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. It is a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of its research, scholarship, faith and service.

Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin states in its mission statement: “We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.”
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

In 1923, the Czechoslovak government decided that Czernin Palace would be alloted to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, offices of which were dispersed in several places in Prague. State rooms of Czernin Palace host many significant negotiations, and serve for the purposes of multiple conferences and sessions. It is not by accident that it was here where the Warsaw Treaty was dissolved at the beginning of 1990s.

Click here for a virtual tour of the Czernin Palace.

National Film Archive (NFA) in Prague

NFAThe National Film Archive (NFA) is one of the ten oldest  film archives in the world. The NFA's function is collection, preservation, scientific processing, and using of audiovisual archival materials which document national film production, genesis and development of film art, life of the Czech nation and important world events. At present, the NFA takes care of more tha 150 million film meters, 600 thousand photographs, 30 thousand posters, and 100 thousand advert materials.

National Gallery of Art

National Gallery of Art

The mission of the National Gallery of Art is to serve the United States of America in a national role by preserving, collecting, exhibiting, and fostering the understanding of works of art, at the highest possible museum and scholarly standards.

The Avalon Theatre

The Avalon Theatre

The Avalon Theatre has been a cornerstone of northwest Washington DC since the theater opened in February 1923. In April 2003, the Avalon became a nonprofit theater operated by The Avalon Theatre Project. As an independent, nonprofit theater, the Avalon offers exciting and diverse programming that includes outstanding first-run commercial films, independent and foreign films, documentaries, film festivals, and special programs for families and seniors. The Avalon Café opened in April 2009 in one of the theater’s retail spaces and will enhance the movie-going experience with outstanding food and beverages.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts continues its efforts to fulfill President Kennedy's vision by producing and presenting an unmatched variety of theater and musicals, dance and ballet, orchestral, chamber, jazz, popular, world, and folk music, and multi-media performances for all ages. Every year the institution that bears President Kennedy's name brings his dream to fruition, touching the lives of millions of people through thousands of performances by the greatest artists from across America and around the world. The Center also nurtures new works and young artists, creating performances, broadcasts, and touring productions while serving the nation as a leader in arts education.

University of West Bohemia

Statistical evidence proves that the University of West Bohemia is one of the most successful universities in the Czech Republic. It does, however, have a more visible criterion: the admirable successes of its students in many technical fields, humanities, arts, and the field of health care.  Since it was founded in 1991, it does its best to nurture its students’ talents and abilities through nine faculties, sixty-two departments, and 130 study programs.

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. It operates a manufacturing plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee and houses the U.S. operations of a worldwide family of distinguished and exciting brands including Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini and Volkswagen, as well as VW Credit, Inc.

Founded in 1955, the company's headquarters are in Herndon, Va., Volkswagen Group of America brings vehicles to the U.S. that marry the science of engineering and the art of styling, with the goal of offering attractive, safe, and eco-conscious automobiles that are competitive and set world standards in their respective classes. The company has approximately 6,000 employees in the United States and sells its vehicles through a 1,000-strong dealer network.

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