This Week


DANCE PERFORMANCE: Faust. An adaptation of the German legend by Bratislava Dance Theatre.
Tickets: 75-150 Sk. Starts at 20:00. Dom Kultúry (Culture House) Zrkadlový Háj, Rovniankova 3. Tel: 6383 6776.


EXHIBITION: Stories Written By Different Pen. The exhibition of Czech artist Olina Francová, featuring metal sculptures of naked men.
Admission free. Open daily except Mon 13:00-18:00. Galéria Michalský Dvor, Michalská 3. Tel: 5441 1079. Exhibition runs till April 1.


BALLET: Swan Lake by Tchaikovsky. The Russian composer's masterpiece tells the fairy-tale story of pure love, where good wins over evil.
Tickets: 60-120 Sk. Starts at 19:00. Slovenské Národné Divadlo (Slovak National Theatre), Hviezdoslavovo námestie 1. Tel: 5443 3890, 5443 3764.


CLASSICAL CONCERT: The Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra led by Italian conductor Roberto Paternostro and featuring Israeli violinist Hagai Shaham will perform works by Sibelius, Bloch, Bartók and Strauss.
Tickets: 150-195 Sk or 320 ATS. Starts at 19:00. Concert hall of Slovak Philharmonic (Reduta) on Palackého 2. Tel: 5443 3351.


METAL CONCERT: Bizzare Fest 7. Slovak death and grind metal groups Dementor, Sanatorium and Goreopsy will be joined by the Czech group Death Sentence.
Tickets: 50 Sk. Starts at 18:00. DK Dúbravka (Dúbravka house of culture) on Saratovská 2/A. Tel: 6436 5640.


EXHIBITION: Petrified Sea. The exhibition features petrified sea animals which lived millions years ago in the Tertiary Period on the modern-day soil of Morava and Slovakia.
Admission 10-20 Sk. Open daily except Mon 9:00-17:00. Prírodné Múzeum at the Slovenské národné múzeum (Slovak National museum) on Vajanského nábrežie 2. Tel: 5934 9141. The exhibition runs till May 20.


CLASSICAL MUSIC: Boris Lenko on accordion, Daniel Buranovský on piano, Stanislav Palúch on violin, Eugen Prochác on cello and Ján Krigovský on contrabass will perform works of Astor Piazzolla.
Tickets: 20-40 Sk. Starts at 10:30. Galéria Mesta Bratislavy (Bratislava Town Gallery) - Mirbachov Palác, Františkánske námestie 11. Tel: 5443 0331

Top stories

The interactive exhibition Elements of Art is dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Žilina Music Conservatory on November 18, 2021.

Weekend: US basketball players score big in Slovakia

A potential Christmas present, one hike, nice sports stories, and more. Dive into reading this week's roundup.

26. nov

News digest: Employers finally get manual for employee Covid testing

Bratislava starts the Christmas season online and the refurbishment of one of the biggest fountains in Slovakia. Tatra ski resorts have switched on their snow-making machines.

26. nov
Christmas trees began appearing in the squares during the First Czechoslovak Republic and there is a touching Christmas story behind it.

Lockdown for just two weeks? Forget it, say experts

The experts advising the government expect some rules may lift before Christmas, but only for the vaccinated.

26. nov
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marián Hossa prepares for a face off against the Florida Panthers during an NHL hockey game in March 2017.

The (in)conspicuous superstar that had to suffer to achieve great things: Marián Hossa

The Slovak hockey player has been inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame.

25. nov
Skryť Close ad