HILT black light theatre

HILT black light theatre Black Light Theatre (in Czech černé divadlo) or simply 'Black Theatre’ is a theatrical performance style that is characterized by the use of black box theatre augmented by black light illusion.

This form of theatre originates from Asia and can be found in many places around the world. It has become a specialty of Prague, where many theatres have adopted this style - from 1970 it is "home of black light theatre" thanks to many important artists starting from Mr. Jiří Srnec. The distinctive characteristics of black theatre' are the use of black curtains, a darkened stage, and 'black lighting' (UV light), paired with fluorescent costumes in order to create intricate visual illusions.