Helena Modjeska Society

Helena Modjeska Society is dedicated to preserving the memory of the most famous Polish and American Actress, Helena Modjeska. The Society will also promote current and future events related to keeping her memory alive and educating the public on the life of such an amazing person.

The main goal of the Society is to open Helena Modjeska Museum in Southern California.

"Indeed it may be said that the great Polish actress was not only the pioneer in the field of realism, but that she was ahead of her time here in America..."

Dramatic Mirror, 1898

Kris Cieply

Kris Cieply is the founder of Helena Modjeska Society. Through his Polish Stars Marketing Group POL*MAR he is helping Polish artist's to achieve successes similar to the one of Helena Modjeska's - "Poland's Brightest Star". Kris Cieply is a long time enthusiast of the actress. For years he has been preserving her memory by collecting much of her memorabilia: pictures, reviews, books, publications, paintings, her personal objects, etc. and sponsored research on this subject.