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Zuzana Vilikovská

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Zuzana Vilikovská has been with The Slovak Spectator since March 2007, working as a translator, news researcher and coordinator of flash news. Before joining The Slovak Spectator, Ms. Vilikovská worked as a proofreader and editor for a book publishing house and a freelance translator. Since 1997 she has been a translator and editor of foreign-language pages for the Sme daily.Ms. Vilikovská graduated from the School of Liberal Arts of Comenius University in Bratislava.

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Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 23 and July 2, including historical fencing bouts at a castle, shows of traditional crafts, music in an open-air museum, gold-digging in a…22. Jun 2017, at 15:36

Medieval Days 2016 in Hlohovec

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 16 and 25, including an athletic tournament, a concert at a medieval castle, a medieval castle festival, a city art and design festival, a…15. Jun 2017, at 18:52

FUBABY 2016 festival in Banská Bystrica

Easy summer living in BratislavaPhoto

Some things have changed but the core of the Bratislava Cultural Summer remains for 2017 – including a host of music, dance, folklore, historical re-enactment, crafts and other events, as well as more information in…13. Jun 2017, at 14:08

Cultural summer 2016 in Bratislava

Returning to the rootsPhoto

There is a saying that as long as the deceased are present in the hearts of those living they have not really died. The core of the current exhibition in the Jewish Community Museum in Bratislava aims to fulfill…12. Jun 2017, at 19:50

Adolf Frankl: Our Arrest in Bratislava - The Leaders of Evil

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 9 and 18, including events for children (toddlers’ race), open gardens for visitors, a circus festival, a Western-style rodeo, exhibition of…8. Jun 2017, at 20:16

Arboretum Mlyňany will open on June 10 and 11, as will many gardens, parks and botanical gardens around Slovakia.

Eurokontext 2017 offers comparison in contemporary dramaPhoto

For foreigners, drama is a less accessible genre and thus the Eurokontext theatre festival, which brings a selection of Slovak and foreign productions with English subtitles to Bratislava every second year,…6. Jun 2017, at 19:36

National Theatre of Iceland and Vesturport: Othello

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 2 and 9, including gospel music and a rose festival, an international theatre festival, a vegan cooking event, a city art festival, a relay…1. Jun 2017, at 19:17

Feast of roses in Dolná Krupá, Musical mUseum of SNM

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between May 26 and June 4, including a football match with veteran stars, a multi-media festival, a night run, a Slovak cycling championship, two…25. May 2017, at 19:25

Mike Parker's Trio, Slovak stint.

Meet 21st century Romeo and JulietPhoto

Lovers of classical music, ballet and historicised theatre may protest, but the Romeo and Juliet piece recently premiered in the Slovak National Theatre (SND) digresses from Sheakespeare’s love story immortalised in…23. May 2017, at 6:50

Peter Dedinský (Romeo), Klaudia Görözdös (Júlia)

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between May 19 and 28, including a dance show (tribute to Queen), two opera premieres, the first ever Slovak knife-and axe throwing championship, a…18. May 2017, at 18:45

Parasport 24 Tour 2016

The only classically trained solo percussionist plays with Slovak PhilharmonicsPhoto

The woman who decided percussions were her true calling, studied them despite physical difficulties, discovered new horizons for herself and others and has become the first percussionist to play solos with classical…18. May 2017, at 15:25

Dame Evelyn Glennie

Night of Museums and Galleries 2017 around SlovakiaPhoto

The annual event opening museums and art galleries to the public, the Night of Museums and Galleries, has not been limited just to Bratislava – and each time, more and more institutions participate.15. May 2017, at 22:37

Museum of Military History Piešťany

Thousand and one nights – Bratislava museums and galleriesPhoto

The annual event marking International Museum Day takes place on May 20 this year, and in the Slovak capital, the doors of many museums and galleries will stay open until midnight, offering a host of accompanying…15. May 2017, at 22:22

Night of Museums brings exhibits and expositions closer to people.

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between May 12 and 21, including a run, a Roma-empowerment event, opening of a renovated culture hub, of the tourist season on a forest railway, a…12. May 2017, at 11:30

Historical engine at the Orava Forest Railway

New Drama brings God (and Gott) to stagePhoto

Focus Israel and renowned Norwegian playwright Jon Fosse is giving a masterclass on the creation of dramatic text at the festival/competition offering the mélange of the best and most recent stagings around Slovakia…8. May 2017, at 15:12

Andrej Kalinka: Beauty and Filth

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between May 5 and 14, including a festival of ghosts at a castle, a theatre happening, a festival of mascots, opening of season at forest switchback…4. May 2017, at 19:29

The renovation of the New Synagogue in Źilina will be completed, with a festive concert expressing thanks to donor, helpers, supporters and volunteers.

Fashion of communist era exhibitedPhoto

Apart from individual taste, period trends or class, clothing is also connected to economic history, politics and the culture of a specific country, said Zuzana Šidlíková, co-curator of the exhibition recently…2. May 2017, at 17:38

Clothes for a Farmer Woman, Móda – textil magazine, 1955

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