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CULTURAL SUMMER AND CASTLE FESTIVAL – PROGRAM JULY/AUGUST

Fairy tales at the Cathedral

04.07.  | 17.30 Cirkus – kus: Stories told by the Moon

11.07. | 17:30 ZkuFraVon Theater: Pinocchio

18.07.  | 17:30  Piki Theater: Elá Hop

25.7.    | 17:30 Hotel Mária Theater: Guliver on the road

 

01.08.  | 17:30 Theater Pod balkónom: Spinster and the King

08.08.  | 17:30  Piki Theater: Rozkrávka

22.08.  | 17:30 Teatro Neline: Samko the Menace!

29.08.  | 17:30 Portál Theater: The Proud Princess

Music of the Old Bridge

| 5., 12., 19., 26.7.| 18:00 – 21:00

| 2., 9., 16., 23., 30.8.| 18:00 – 21:00

 A new cycle of Cultural Summer! The evening walk through the Old Bridge is now a bit special! Immerse yourself in the music of BJ Piggo who sends out positive vibes from 18:00 to 21:00.

The fountains come alive

The aim of the cycle is to draw attention to selected fountains through musical productions, expressive dances and fountains’ own visual appeal and present the historical background and stories associated with these fountains.

| 8.7.  |  18:00 – 19:00 | The Woman with a Jug Fountain  

Franciscan Square

| 20.7. | 18:00 – 19:00 | Ganymede Fountain

Hviezdoslav Square

| 8.8.   | 18:00 – 19:00 | Maximilian’s Fountain

Main Square

| 19.8.  | 18:00 – 19:00 | Lion Figure Fountain

 SNP Square (in front of the Old Market Hall)

| 31.8.  | 18:00 – 19:00 |Bird Fountain

the corner of the streets Ventúrska and Panská

Trumpets from the Tower

| 12.7 – 6.9. |

 12.7. |  20:00 Works of Johann Nepomuk Hummel

The balcony of the Primate’s Palace

26.7. | 20:00 Works of Pavol Zelenay

Michael’s Tower

9.8.  | 20:00 Works of František Krištof Veselý

The balcony of the Primate’s Palace

23.8. | 20:00 Works of Johann Nepomuk Hummel

Michael’s Tower

Cast: Swing Society Orchestra – Brass quintet

The Festival Music Square

Enjoy hot summer evenings on the Main Square in the company of exceptional classical, jazz, folk, world music and other musicians.

4.7.   | 20:00 Summer Jazz Workshop

18.7. |  20:00  Woodpack Brothers

31.7. |  20:00   Lucia Lužinská & Boris Čellár Quintessence

3.8.   | 20:00 Pressburger Klezmer Band

9.8.   | 20:00 Anna Hortová & friends

15.8. | 19:00 Slovak Tango

16.8. | 19:00 Peter Lipa

Eurovea Festival

In cooperation with OC Eurovea

| 6.7 – 25.8. |

  1. R. Štefánik Square, OC Eurovea area

Multi-genre festival full of concerts, dance and presentations on travelling.

6.7.   | 20:00 The Grand Buffet – Peter Lipa jr.

11.7. | 19:00 Peter Pecha and Puppet POV

13.7. | 18:00 100 years of CZ/SK JAZZ

18.7. | 19:00 Jana Gavačová Trio

20.7. | 20:00 Vlado Vizár jazz quintet

21.7. | 18:00 We love dancing – a dance party

25.7. | 19:00 Lady Jane

1.8.   | 19:00  DJ Matthew Sax

3.8.   | 20:00  King Shaolin

8.8.   |  19:00 Ficture

10.8. | 20:00  Natália Hatalová and guests

18.8. | 19:00  Fats Jazz Band

19.8. | 14:00  Gypsy party   

22.8. | 19:00  Gonsofus

24.8. | 20:00  Creedence revival band

25.8. | 18:00  Disco Jarka

Balans yoga – August

In cooperation with the magazine Balans

| 3.7., 10.7., 17.7., 24.7. 31.7 | 7:30 |

| 7.7., 14.7., 21.7., 28.7. | 7:30 |

Traveler’s cinema

11.7. | 20:30 Iceland in summer and winter

18.7. | 20:30 Wild South Africa

25.7. | 20:30 China – Many faces of the Chinese dragon

1.8.   | 20:30 Ireland – Emerald Island

8.8.   | 20:30 Iran – Persia’s scent

22.8. | 20:30 Uzbekistan – the pearl of the Silk Road

18th Summer Shakespeare Festival

In cooperation with JAY production

| 4. – 26.7. |

Bratislava Castle

 The festival is the oldest and largest open-air theater in Europe. It focuses on works by William Shakespeare.

Hamlet

| 5. – 8.7. | 20:30 |

Tickets: VIP: 33 €, zone I: 22 €, zone II: 11 €

The Merry Wives of Windsor

| 10. – 11.7.| 20:30 |

Tickets: VIP: 40 €, zone I: 25 €, zone II: 15 €

A Comedy of Errors

| 13. – 26.7. | 20:30 |

Tickets: VIP: 33 €, zone I: 22 €, zone II: 11 €

Fairy tales with Shakespeare

8.7.   | 16:00 The Emperor’s New Clothes

15.7.  | 16:00 The Brave Bunny

22.7.  | 16:00 The Little Red Riding Hood

10th International Youth Music Festival I & Slovakia folk

In cooperation with Bratislava Music Agency

| 5. – 8.7.2018 |

International festival for children and youth choirs and orchestras.

 

| 5. 7. | 18:00 |                         Concert of Orchestras

                                   Hviezdoslav Square

| 19.00 |           The opening concert of the Festival

                                   St. Martin’s Cathedral

| 6. 7. |

| 9:00 |                                     Competition – choirs and chamber orchestras                                                                The Hall of Mirrors

| 18:30 |                      Performance of the dance ensemble (competition) Imago Tijl, Belgium

Main Square

| 19:00 |                      Concert of orchestras

                                   Cast: Youth chamber orchestra “Youth of Odessa” /UA/,                                      Jeugdharmonie Kunst & Vreugd /BE/, Gárdonyi Zoltán Youth Chamber                         Orchestra /HU/, Hudson High School Chamber Orchestra /US/

Main Square

 

| 7. 7. |

| 10:30 |                       Competition – orchestras

The large studio, Slovak Radio

| 15:00 |                       Festival concert

                                    Klarisky concert hall

| 16:30 |                       Festival concert

                                    Klarisky concert hall

| 18:00 |                       Festival concert

                                   Hviezdoslav Square

| 19:00 |                       Announcement of results

                                   Hviezdoslav Square

10th International Youth Music Festival II. & Bratislava Cantat

In cooperation with Bratislava Music Agency 

| 23. – 26.7.2018 |

  1. 7. | 17.30 Concert of orchestras

                                   Hviezdoslav Square

|19.00  |            The opening concert of the Festival

                                   St. Martin‘s Cathedral

| 24.7. |

| 9:30 | Competition – choirs and chamber orchestras

                                   The Hall of Mirrors of the Primate’s Palace

| 15:00 |                       The concert of orchestras                                  

| 25.7. |

| 10:30 |           Competition – orchestras

The large studio, Slovak Radio

| 17:00 |                       The concert of choirs and orchestras

                                   Klarisky Concert Hall

| 18:00 |                       The concert of choirs and orchestras

                                   Hviezdoslav Square

| 19:30 |                       Announcement of results

                                   Hviezdoslav Square

  9th Cathedral Organ Festival

In cooperation with Tribus Musicae and Bratislava Archdiocese under the auspices of

the Archbishop of Bratislava Mons. Stanislav Zvolenský

 The organ festival regularly welcomes top world organists. 

| 26. 7  – 6. 9. |

St. Martin’s Cathedral

Johannes Skudlik/DE

  1. 7. | 19.30

Goran Končar, violin / HR

Edmund Andler – Borič, organ/HR

2.8. | 19:30

Helmut Hauskeller, pan flute / DE

Stanislava Šurin, organ / SK

  1. 8. | 19.30

Kamil Mikulčík, recitation / SK

David di Fiore, organ  / USA

16.8. | 19.30

Jaroslav Pehal, singing / SK

Mário Sedlár, organ / SK

23.8. | 19.30

Donato Cuzzato | IT

  1. 8. |19.30

Tickets:   Ticketportal: 8 €, disabled: €

Hummel festival

On the occasion of the 240th anniversary of the birth of the Bratislava’s native, Johann Nepomuk Hummel.

The event takes place under the auspices of the Mayor of Bratislava, Ivo Nesrovnal.

Opening concert of the festival

11.8. |  18:00

The Hall of Mirrors of the Primate’s Palace

Cast: Cappella Istropolitana – Bratislava Chamber Orchestra, Kristína Gyopos – piano, Róbert Mareček – violin, Sophie-Magdalena Reuter – singing /Germany/

Open – air concert

12.8. |  18:00

Main Square

Cast: Cappella Istropolitana – Bratislava Chamber Orchestra,

Sophie-Magdalena Reuter – singing / Germany /, Stanislav Masaryk – trumpet

Ballet – music – lecture

18.8. |  17:00

Cast: Dance group of ZUŠ J. Albrechta – dance, Zuzana    Godárová – lecture

150 years of the Bratislava City Museum

Talks from the Old Town Hall

150 Years of Remembering the Future – programs to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Bratislava City Museum

The courtyard of the Old Town Hall (in case of bad weather – The Faust Hall)

 Art and Culture in inter-war Bratislava (the First Czechoslovak Republic)

11.7. | 18:00

Urbanism of Bratislava                  

  1. 7. | 18:00

Multilingual Bratislava
22. 8. | 18:00

Knights at Devín

In cooperation with the Bratislava City Museum and the Guild of Old Martial Arts and Crafts

Devín Castle

7.7. | 10.00 – 18.00

Topic: the Renaissance period

4.8. | 10.00 – 18.00

Topic: the Middle Ages

International Bratislava

In cooperation with embassies and cultural centers of individual countries

| 7.7. – 12.9. |

Japanese Day 2018                         

7.7. | 14:00 – 18:00

Old Town Hall’s courtyard

14:00   Japanese tea ceremony

14:45   Specialties of Japanese cuisine

15:30   Ikebana

16:15   Workshop – Kyōgen

17:15   Kitsuke

Main Square

17:30 – 22:00

17:30   Kagamiwari – ceremonial opening of the festival

17:50   Concert – Japanese Songs

18:15   Japanese martial arts – karate, aikido, kendo

19:45  Japanese traditional dance “kamigatamai”

20:45   Kyōgen : Kaki Yamabushi – the mountain ascetic priest is a thieve of ebony trees (Bo-Shibari – Tied to a Pole)

French day

13.7. | 17.00

Main Square / the courtyard of the Primate’s Palace

Landless – Ireland

in cooperation with the Irish Embassy

15.7. | 20:00

Main Square

Northamptonshire youth orchestra and choir

in cooperation with Ars Ante Portas

| 25.7. | 19:00

Small concert hall, Slovak Rad

Asia weekend

In cooperation with the embassies of individual countries

27.7. | 16:00

Main Square

Culture, art and culinary specialties of China, India, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea and Vietnam.

Coille – Ireland                     

in cooperation with the Irish Embassy

2.8. | 20:00

Main Square                          

Heeresmusikkorps Koblenz – Germany

In cooperation with the German Embassy

| 13.8. |

Main Square

Concert of Military Music

National youth orchestra of Northern Ireland         

in cooperation with Ars Ante Portas

22.8. | 20:00

Large concert hall, Slovak Radio

National and regional dances by “Żędowianie” from Poland               

23.8. | 16:00

Main Square

Touch´n go/ USA

In cooperation with the US Embassy

28.8. | 19:00               

Main Square

City Theater at the Old Market Hall

In cooperation with the civic association Stará tržnica

Theater performances for children in the Old Market Hall always from 11.00 to 12.00.

7.7.             Spozavoza Theater – Ivan and Cats

14.7.           Teatro Neline– About a Meadow, a Butterfly and a Flower Fairy

21.7.           KaSia Theater – About a Sunny Fairy and a Rainy Fairy

28.7.           MaKiLe Theater – Ladybird Kikilienka and the Cursed Summer Flower

4.8.             Pod Hríbikom Theater – Little Red Riding Hood

11.8.           KaSia Theater – Pirate School

18.8.           Na hojdačke Theater – Scarecrow Tomáš

25.8.           Dunajka Theater – Singing Ship

Cultural summer in the Summer Reading Room at the Red Crayfish

In cooperation with the Bratislava City Library

Jana Hubinská sings chansons

2.7. | 18:00

Peter Krištúfek: Lady Xanax, Mr. Snow White and I

3.7. | 18:00

Nina Rosa. Concert

4.7. | 18:00

Literature quiz with Dado Nagy

12.7. | 18:00

Martin Jurík: 2084 (The world wakes up to a gloomy everyday life)

21.8. | 18:00

24.8. | 18:00
Polajka. Concert


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| 13.7., 27.7., 10.08., 24.08 |

Days of handicraft masters at ÚĽUV

In cooperation with ÚĽUV

| 25.8. – 26.8. | Streets and squares of the Old Town

Traditional handicrafts and home-made products of skilled masters will take you to a long-forgotten yet rich past of Slovak handicrafts.

Days of handicraft masters at ÚĽUV

25.8.  | 19:00

P.O. Hviezdoslav City Theatre

 The gala at which the title the Master of Folk Art Production, 2018 will be awarded.

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