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DANCE PERFORMANCE: Bralen theatre performs dances choreographed by American artists Christina Perer, Kezie Penfield, Bruce Taylor and Joe Alegado.
Starts: Mar 19 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk100. Dom kultúry Zrkadlový háj, Rovniankova 3. Tel: 02/6383-6776.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Probes and Parallels I. Concert of compositions recalling Slovak life during the 20th century relate to the uniqueness of Ľudovít Fulla's exhibited works.
Starts: Mar 20 at 17:00. Tickets: Sk40. Slovenská národná galéria - Esterházyho palác, Nám. 1/4. Štúra 4. Tel: 02/5443-2081(2).

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Days of Organ Music - Višegrad 2002. Each of the festival's concerts features organists from the countries grouped in the Visegrad Four: Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland.
Starts: Mar 21 at 19:00. Admission free. Evanjelický kostol (Evangelical Church), Radničné námestie (Prievoz).

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Sunday Matinee. Baroque quartet from Žilina performs international as well as Slovak baroque composers.
Starts: Mar 24 at 10:30. Tickets: Sk40. Hudobné centrum, Michalská 10. Tel: 02/5443-5070.

EXHIBITION: Interior Decorations. Slovak designer Ley Fekete exhibits multifunctional textile decorations for flats and houses with Easter motifs.
Open 11:00-18:00 Mon-Fri until April 5. Admission: free. Design studio in ÚĽUV centre, Dobrovičova 13. Tel: 02/5296-4153.

EXHIBITION: Newly-originated World. Berlin-based photographer and movie director of Jewish-American origin, Edward Serotta, displays photographs capturing life in middle and eastern Europe from 1985-2000.
Open daily 9:00-17:00 except Mon until March 30. Admission: Sk10-20. Slovenské národné múzeum, Vajanského nábr. 2. Tel: 02/5934-9141.

EXHIBITION: Auto-portraits. Young Czech artist Dita Pepe often changes her identity.
Open daily except Mon 13:00-18:00 until March 31. Admission: free. Galéria fotografie Profil, Prepoštská 4. Tel: 02/5443-0459.

EXHIBITION: Auto-salon. The 12th international fair of automobiles and auto-accessories.
Open Mar 20-24, 9:00-18:30. Admission: Sk30-120, Incheba, Viedenská cesta 7. Tel: 02/6727-1111 or 0905/751-283.


MUSICAL: Zorba the Greek. An adaptation of the famous work and an Oscar-winning movie with Anthony Quinn for the Slovak stage. In Slovak.
Starts: Mar 21 at 18:30. Tickets: Sk180-220. Divadlo Andreja Bagara, Svätoplukovo nám. 4, Nitra. Tel: 037/7721-578(9).

LIVE MUSIC: Hard Pan. American band plays folk and rock music.
Starts: Mar 22 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk100. Dom kultúry Družba, Nám. hrdinov 14, Levice. Tel: 036/6312-467.

LIVE MUSIC: Spanish Flamenco. Flamenco guitarist Martin Bies and his Flamenco Clan hold a music and dance evening of Spanish culture.
Starts: March 21 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk60. Centrum kultúry Nábrežie, Nové Zámky. Tel: 035/6410-775.

EXHIBITION: Retrospective. Painter Klára Mičíková portrays her family and relatives in the natural settings of Nitra region.
Open daily 10:00-17:00 except Mon until April 30. Admission: Sk10-40. Galéria - Výskumný ústav živočíšnej výroby, Hlohovská 2, Nitra (Lužianky). Tel: 037/7721-754.


LIVE MUSIC: Nyiabinghi Warriors. After a concert by a Czech band playing the rhythm of Jamaican reggae, Gambia DJ comes to mix traditional music.
Starts: Mar 22 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk60. Guru Clubland, Kuzmányho 6. Žilina. Tel: 041/5626-465.

LIVE MUSIC: Evening of traditional Slovak music. Július Bartoš-Šuka and his singers come from Čierny Balog, the village famous for preserving authentic Slovak folklore.
Starts: Mar 22 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk40. Stredoslovenské osvetové stredisko, Horná 21, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4153-591.

LIVE MUSIC: Pop-rock legend Vidiek (Countryside) and freshly formed band 220ë Celsius in the Shade share the stage.
Starts: Mar 23 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk130-170. Rondel club 23, Závodská 6, Žilina. Tel: 041/7641-929 or 7003-173.

EXHIBITION: Tinker's Easter. The exhibition presents original Easter eggs decorated in fine wire nets of various patterns. Exhibited artworks are also for sale.
Opens Mar 24 at 15:00, then open daily except Mon 8:00-16:00. Admission: 15-30. Budatínsky zámok, Žilina. Tel: 041/5620-033 or 5001-511.


LIVE MUSIC: Chiki Liki Tua. Popular local rock band takes stage at the Culture and Leisure Park.
Starts: Mar 21 at 19:30. Tickets: Sk120. Park kultúry a oddychu, Hlavná 50, Prešov. Tel: 051/7723-741(2).

CLASSIC MUSIC: Organ Concert. French soloist singer Catherine Dagois and organist Edgar Teufel perform works by international composers.
Starts: Mar 22 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50. Štátna filharmónia, Moyzesova ul. 66 (Dom umenia), Košice. Tel: 055/6227-216.

EXHIBITION: Etsuko Obata. The Japanese artist's graphic works show the current state of art in her homeland.
Open Tue-Sat 10:00-18:00, Sun 10:00-14:00 until May 5. Admission: Sk10-20. Východoslovenská galéria, Hlavná 27, Košice. Tel: 055/6221-187(8).

EXHIBITION: Expedition Beyond the Arctic Circle. Michal Hudák's photographs portray the Slovak expedition to the North Pole in 2001.
Opens Mar 19 at 16:00, then open daily except Sun 9:00-20:00 until April 15. Admission: free. Kultúrne centrum, Francisciho 19, Poprad. Tel: 052/7722-255.

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