The drama based on a true story was written in 1901 and was first played in the same year in Słowacki Theater in Krakow
The story starts after the marriage ceremony in St. Marys Church in Krakow. The company celebrates in the bridegrooms home. They dance, discuss, laugh or make love. In additional to normal guests ghosts of well known personas of the Polish society are present.
In 1972 it was adaptated by Andrzej Wajda There played famous polish actors for example Daniel Olbrychski, Ewa Ziętek and Marek Perepeczko It was filmed in a house Called Rydlówka in Krakows district Bronowice