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MONDAY - 26

EXHIBITION: Inspirations From Folk Depositor. The exhibition features hand-died eggs and hand-made embroideries of Easter traditions celebrated across Slovakia.
Admission free. Open Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00 and Sat 10:00-13:00. M Club, Gessayova 10. Tel: 6231 5765. Exhibition lasts till April 10.


TUESDAY - 27

OPERA: L' Elisir D' Amore. A boy wins a beautiful girl's heart in Italian composer Gaetano Donizette's comedy opera Love Potion.
Tickets: 50-180 Sk. Starts at 19:00. Slovenské Národné Divadlo (Slovak National Theatre), Hviezdoslavovo námestie 1. Tel: 5443 3890, 5443 3764.


WEDNESDAY - 28

LIVE MUSIC: First Spring Party. Slovak groups Transglobal, Underground and Korai Banditos will hold a concert followed by a DJ party afterwards.
Tickets: 300-360 Sk. Starts at 20:00 in Petržalka. Klub za zrkadlom, Rovniankova 3. Tel: 6381 1328.


THURSDAY - 29

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Slovak Philharmonic. Conductor Ondrej Lenárd and Slovak cellist Camela Cattarino will perform compositions of Tchaikovsky and Brahms.
Tickets: 110-130 Sk. Starts at 19:00. Concert hall of the Slovak Philharmonic (Reduta), Palackého 2. Tel: 5443 3351-3.


FRIDAY - 30

MUSICAL: Nunsense. Nuns sing, dance, and make mobile phone calls in this Slovak version of the American musical comedy about the sisterhood.
Tickets: 290 Sk. Starts at 19:00. Teátro Gedur, Istropolis cinema, Trnavské Mýto 1. Tel: 5022 8740.


SATURDAY - 31

EXHIBITION: Country Changes. Internationally famous Slovak painter Emília Čisáriková exhibits pastel paintings of Slovak landmarks, many of the picturesque Orava region.
Admission free. Open Tue-Sat 16:00-19:00. Galéria Ardan, Lermontovova 14. Tel: 5249 1197. Exhibition runs till April 20 and some of the paintings are for sale.


SUNDAY - 1

SHOW: Soloists - Folk Dancers. Bratislava district folk groups will compete in Slovak folk dances.
Tickets: 15-20 Sk. Starts at 15:00. Dom Kultúry Dúbravka, Saratovská 2/A. Tel: 6436 5640

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