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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 April 28 and May 7, including the ceremonial opening of the tourist season at a castle, a golf tournament, a charity run, and a lot of…27. Apr 2017, at 16:12

Music resounds in the Piarist Church of St Ladislaus in Nitra

Slovak films prove so successful that film awards become annualPhoto

The most condensed overview of Slovak cinematography is the Week of Slovak Film that takes place in April.25. Apr 2017, at 11:27

Rudolf Urc recevies the Sun in the Net 2017 for special contribution to cinematography went to Rudolf Urc.

(W)Rapping up two worlds in one music

The Fjúžn festival annually presents interesting musical projects from people who cross borders, literally or symbolically. This year, the headliner of the main festival concert on April 22 will be the French-Iraqi…20. Apr 2017, at 19:25

The Iraqi-French band Aiwa

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between April 21 and April 30, including a benefit fashion bazaar, modern dance, multi-media performances, several simultaneous historical train rides,…20. Apr 2017, at 19:11

King of the Gypsy Dance will perform with Gipsy Devils in a tour around Slovakia, starting in Humenné on April 30.

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between April 14 and April 23, including an Easter concert, Easter fairy-tale scenes, a martial arts evening, a city bike tour, operas, dance performances…13. Apr 2017, at 17:29

La Farándula

Dreaming in Brunovský's gardenPhoto

Famous Slovak visual artist – graphic artist, illustrator, even designer of banknotes – Albín Brunovský (1935-1997) reveals his rich imagination and playful fantasies not just in his works, but also in their…10. Apr 2017, at 14:22

Albín Brunovský: Labyrinth of the World, Paardise of the Heart, War V

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between April 7 and April 16, including a ballet in film, modern dance and modern theatre performances, a photo-exhibition about theatre, Easter concerts,…6. Apr 2017, at 16:43

Home, Eros, Faith / Domov, Eros, Viera performance of Med a Prach troupe will be played in Stanica Žilina-Záriečie

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between March 31 and April 9, including a softball/baseball open day, modern-dance performances, a musical, a skiing/golf combined tournament, a tattoo…30. Mar 2017, at 15:06

Conductor Kerem Hasan will open, with Slovak Sinfonietta (ŠKO Žilina), the Allegretta Žilina music festival.
UPDATED: March 27, 20:30

Jan Masaryk comes triumphant from Berlin and PraguePhoto

The film Masaryk that tells the story of Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk, rather than that of his more famous father-president, comes to Slovak cinemas after festive premiere at Berlinale film festival and after having…27. Mar 2017, at 19:07

Karel Roden as Jan Masaryk

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between March 24 and April 2, including spring festivals of classical music, jazz concerts, a classical ballet performance, a historical train ride to…23. Mar 2017, at 18:49

Lotz Trio will perform in the Trnava theatre of J. Palárik.

A newspaper story’s journey into block-busterPhoto

A Slovak movie that enchanted the children’s jury at Berlinale, garnering the Crystal Bear, now makes it into domestic cinemas after the premiere at Febiofest, with some screenings slated with English subtitles.21. Mar 2017, at 15:52

The Little Harbour

Febiofest brings festival movies, premieres of Slovak films and special guestsPhoto

Film festivals are meant to celebrate films for curious and eager souls who cannot wait to see films before they go to through common distribution and are screened everywhere or televised. Some of them, however, are…17. Mar 2017, at 19:15

Ice Mother is a Czehco-Slovak film about ice swimmers.

Puccini’s Three-in-One, Slovak premierePhoto

In its efforts to introduce musical pieces never performed before, the Slovak National Theatre (SND) has recently offered the Triptych by Giaccomo Puccini.14. Mar 2017, at 7:10

Life on a boat in Il Tabarro / Triptych. L-R: Martin Gyimesi-Tinca, Miroslav Dvorský-Luigi, Adriana Kohútková-Giorgetta.

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Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between March 10 and 19, including an opera premiere, illustration and glass exhibitions, a community market, and a lot of classical, rock, punk, dance,…9. Mar 2017, at 15:22

Drahomíra Matznerová will play French works with ŠKO Žilina.

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Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between March 3 and 12, including a live opera broadcast from New York, a community gastronomy event, a Scandinavian culture festival, an attempt at a…2. Mar 2017, at 18:34

Icelandic band Árstíðir will perform within the Moonride Scandi festival in Tabačka KulturFabrik in Košice.

Slovak drama of the early 20th century goes English

Visual art, dance and music are universal means of expression; drama, on the other hand, is determined and limited by the language it is performed in. To offer the world at least a taste of Slovak drama, the Theatre…28. Feb 2017, at 14:08

L-R: Diana Mórová (Eva), Kamila Magálová (Matka), Ján Koleník (Bača Ondrej) in Ivan Stodola's play Shpeherd's Wife in the Slovak National Theatre

Febiofest is a chance to see festival winners and foreign guestsPhoto

Febiofest, in its 24th year, shows mostly Slovak films, of which nine, including the Cristal Bear winner from Berlinale, The Little Harbour, will be premiered here. All the 11 films shown in the Slovak Film Country…27. Feb 2017, at 15:15

Drive Your Plough Over the Bones of the Dead by Agnieszka Holland

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