Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Zuzana Vilikovská

About author

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.

List of authors articles

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.

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

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.

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

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

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 27 and March 5, including folklore, traditional Carnival events, visual theatre, exhibition/art performance, a Nordic cultural festival,…23. Feb 2017, at 18:47

Ken Garrett will perform in &the Blue Note jazz club, Nové Mesto nad Váhom

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 17 and February 26, including a race on old wooden sleighs, an operetta premiere, a lot of jazz, classical and rock music, and more.16. Feb 2017, at 12:23

Rce in krňačky sleighing, Turecká 2017

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 10 and February 19, including opera, many concerts, film music, a multi-genre festival, a snow festival, championship in male striptease…9. Feb 2017, at 18:58

Mushing is popular also among public.

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 3 and February 12, including an ice-hockey match, concerts, theatre, a gastronomy festival, a film screening, an ice cathedral in the…2. Feb 2017, at 20:02

Tatra Ice Cathedral 2017 at Hrebienok

National gallery offers free admission, ancient and modern exhibitionsPhoto

It seems that the proverb saying that quality is more crucial than quantity is true also for the Slovak National Gallery.31. Jan 2017, at 14:05

Parade of the Hlinka Youth in Trenčín; president Jozef Tiso addressing folks. Unknown photographer. Dream vs. Reality exhibition

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia

Tips for for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between January 27 and February 5, including concerts, opera dernieres, an architecture exhibition, and more.26. Jan 2017, at 17:08

It Is All Vainness, dance performance in the Štúdio Tanca Theatre, DŠT.

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia

Tips for for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between January 20 and January 29, including various concerts, parties, modern dance performances, opera and more.19. Jan 2017, at 18:32

Funny Fellows will perform in Hlohovec.

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between January 13 and January 22, including a planetarium visit, an Indian evening, a lot of classical, rock and folk music, exhibitions and more.12. Jan 2017, at 16:40

DŠT: The Purification

Next articles