- Romeo and Juliet staged in SND
WILLIAM Shakespeare is an unfailing inspiration for many artists, including opera composers. His Romeo and Juliet was the basis for several, including one by Frenchmen Charles Gounod. The Slovak National Theatre (SND) is set to produce it for the first time in its 95-year history.
- Martin Srb, Covered Piano exhibition, Typo & Ars gallery, until March 29, 2015
Peter Čepec and Martin Srb, both celebrating their 60th anniversary, exhibit a selection of their works in a selection called Covered Piano, with Viera Čepcová also presenting her jewels and bijouterie. Open: Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00, until March 29. Admission: free. Typo & Ars Gallery, Roľnícka 349, Bratislava
- JAZZ: Baritone saxophone player Erik Rothenstein will launch his new album, March 14, 2015
Baritone saxophone player Erik Rothenstein who plays Latino-jazz combined with mainstream jazz will launch his new album, with a concert also involving M. Motýľ, O. Juraši, P. Bereza, Ľ. Šrámek, V. Máčaj, E. Portela, M. Ševčík. Starts: March 14, 19:30; Štúdio 12, Jakubovo Sqaure Divadelný ústav, Jakubovo nám. 12.
- Disco meets classics, March 12, 2015
WHEN hearing “Boney M”, most people recall one of the popular bands of 1970s and 1980s with their staple hits like Ma Baker, Rivers of Babylon, Daddy Cool or Rasputin. It may seem that only those who can remember them in their heyday fall for the “vintage nostalgia”.
- Buddhas, thangkas seize SNM
The Slovak National Museum has opened its space at the residential building in Bratislava to almost 200 Buddhist artworks, within the exhibition called Space and Joy. Now, it has been prolonged until March 22, due to enormous interest of visitors.
- Bratislava Goes Classical, March 10, 2015
Bratislava Goes Classical is a series that brings top perfromers to the Slovak capital, this time offering Piano Quintets featuring Collegium Wartberg.
- A Sunday organ concert brings Hungarian virtuoso János Pálúr
A Sunday organ concert brings Hungarian virtuoso János Pálúr, playing his own compositions as well as the works of Mendelssohn-Bartholdy; Dezsö Antalffy-Zsiross; Maurice Duruflé and Zoltán Kodály (transcribed for the organ by János Pálúr). Starts: March 1, 16:00; Reduta, E. Suchoňa Square 1, Bratislava
- Eifman ballet swings Fitzgerald to Bratislava
BRATISLAVA will be the second city in Europe (after
Paris; and after the premiere in its home, St Petersburg) to see the new production of Eifman
ballet, Up & Down.
- Romantic Valentine´s weekend stay
Enjoy a luxurious romantic stay with breakfast, Spa access, romantic welcome treatment, memorable candle-lit dinner accompanied by live musicand sweet take-away.
- Cirque de Soleil comes to town
After two previous stints in Bratislava, with the shows Saltimbanco and Alegria, Canada’s Cirque du Soleil is back in the capital city with its Quidam performance.
- Bratislava Christmas markets
21.11.2014 - 23.12.2014
Plunging temperatures, earlier sunsets, cold winds, children being extra well behaved, all signs that, alas, the year is drawing to a close. The good news is that with it comes the excitement of the holiday season. Probably no other time of year sparkles with traditions and good cheer like the Christmas season.
Still, as the days shorten, the traditional Christmas stalls make their presence known in all of Bratislava’s central squares, continuing a tradition that stretches back into the middle ages.
- POVAŽIE – an Exhibition until 15th of February 2015
Discover the beauty of Slovak Folk Art Production held in our “Front Room” on SNP Square num. 12. Some of the Gallery’s exhibits are also saleable, so that you can bring a serious piece of Slovakia back home then. Other pieces from the exhibition are from the historical collection of our Museum ĽUV (FolkArtProduction).
Open from Monday to Friday between 10.30 AM and 6 PM and on Saturday between 10 AM and 2 PM.
- Vinocentrum in Svätý Jur
On every Thursday from 19:00, one of the local wine makers will offer a taste of his wine and speak about it at Vinocenter in Svätý Jur. Admission is 9 euros, which in addition to wine tasting also pays for some food.
- New Year´s Eve Bratislava
A night to remember - spend the most anticipated party night of the year at the Kempinski Hotel River Park Bratislava in style!
- Waves Bratislava 2014
October 3.-5. 2014 on stages in a very heart of Bratislava city
This Slovakia-unique event connects under one roof the concept of showcase music festival and conference aimed to supporting the best from local and foreign music. Its aim is to offer it to broader public, music professionals, labels and media.
- Courtyards of the Kapitulská Street
Following the success of the “Courtyards of the Kapitulská Street” spring event, the KAPITULSKÁ STREET REVIVAL civic association in cooperation with BKIS and BTB has decided to organize the “Courtyards of the Kapitulská Street” autumn event. Unlike the spring event, which took place only in the courtyards, the autumn event will also include the Kapitulská street itself and the adjacent streets. In terms of the civic association programme, the main idea of the upcoming is the focus on history - art and culture.
- MOBILIZATION at the bunker
Czechoslovak fortification museum invite you to a public event MOBILIZATION at the bunker B-S 4 on Saturday 20th september in Bratislava.
We are preparing this year, two fight shows, using expansion ammunition and pyrotechnics. Presented will be uniformed soldiers of WWII, accompanied by veteran cars, period army camps, guided tours through museum B-S 4, performances of B-Swing, Miss Yesterday, and others.
- Mucha Quartet plays Dvorak - Mucha Quartet hrá Dvořáka
7.9. 2014 Gallery Mirbach Palace, Bratislava in the project forum for young talent
Mucha Quartet String Quartet in collaboration with cultural organizations selected cities in Slovakia and the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic began his concert series titled: „Mucha Quartet plays Dvorak" – slovak: „ Mucha Quartet hrá Dvořáka“
- Sunday Brunch
Savor every bite from a wide range of international and local cuisines, using only the freshest and best ingredients. Enjoy precious moments with your family and stunning
Please note that during the summer Friday BBQ: American style - will substitute for Sunday Brunch.
The Brunch season will start again on 14th September 2014.
- Cognac Discovery
The Best of France – Maxime Trijol
Maxime Trijol is a family-run business operating since 1859. Taste a selection of their exclusive cognacs together with a degustation dinner.
- Exclusive Opera Package
Discover the contemporary and strikingly impassioned interpretations of some of the best pieces of Opera at the Slovak National Theatre. Includes one-night accommodation, Category 1 ticket to the Opera, tour through the back-stage area, transfer from the hotel to the Opera, access to the rooftop Spa and buffet breakfast.
Valid until 30.06.2015
- ORIGINAL BEER SALON - The 1st Beer Salon, a beer tasting of breweries
September 11- 13, 2014., Stará tržnica (Old Market Hall)
The Beer Salon in the Stará tržnica (Old Market Hall) will present breweries from Slovakia, the Czech Republic and other parts of the world by means of tasting.
The aim of the Beer Salon in the Stará tržnica is to present traditionally brewed beer as a beverage having its story, value and exceptionality, and to point out its specific features and different types. At the same time, the intention is to help the exhibition visitors understand the ways of serving and consuming beer, combining beer with various kinds of meals etc.. In addition, the goal is also to raise the value of traditionally brewed beer to the level it deserves. Last but not least, the Beer Salon wants to highlight beneficial effects of beer on human body and general improvements of life quality.
- Uprising Reggae Festival 2014
21.-23.8.2014, Zlaté piesky Bratislava
At the end of the summer, from 21st to 23rd of August, Bratislava’s Zlate piesky will host a huge multinational musical uprising for the seventh time in a row. Instead of violence, Uprising will fight in the form of the best music from the world of reggae, dancehall, ska, hip-hop, dubstep, drum&bass, balkan or electro-swing. The latest information is that Uprising Festival is entirely ready and armed with the strongest line-up in its history.
- SLOVAK GEOAWARDS 2014
6.September 2014, 9am - 7pm; Area Divoka Voda, Cunovo water project, Bratislava
- Gala evening with an announcement and awarding of winners of "GeoAwards 2014"
- Exhibition of Slovak Wood Geocoin with FLASH MOB exchange subevents
- amazing water attractions
- event LAB caches
- a number of subevents
- interesting additional program
- Slovak Mega-event geocoin
- Area for kids with competitions and workshops
- Art Mondays at the Gallery Nedbalka and ÚĽUV
The Gallery Nedbalka and the Centre for Folk Art Production (ÚĽUV) welcome tourists on Mondays, as well. On Mondays, the project Art Mondays will interactively connect professional art and creative workshops, where you can not just watch but also try your hands at unique manufacturing methods. Art Mondays will run until September 8.