Magdalena Mądra - graduate in Polish philology and in culture studies at the Wroclaw University. From 2007 to 2009 she was a PhD student at the Wroclaw University, working under the supervision of Prof. Janusz Degler on the paratheatrical period of the Laboratory Theatre. Currently a PhD student in the Department of Performance Studies at the Faculty of Polish Philology, Jagiellonian University. She is preparing her thesis on Jerzy Grotowski’s work from the perspective of gender studies under the supervision of prof. Dariusz Kosiński. She co-ordinates the administrative activities at the Grotowski Institute. A manager and a member of Teatr ZAR. A photographer. Graduate from the International School of Photography Kwadrat in Wrocław. She posts a photoblog: www.eyetoiandback.blogspot.com.