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BRATISLAVA

BALLET: Prague Chamber Ballet - Czech ensemble dances to music by Pablo Sarasate, Johannes Brahms, Camille Saint-Saens and Cesare Pugni.
Starts: June 5 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk100. Dom kultúry Zrkadlový háj, Rovniakova 3. Tel: 02/6383-6776.

LIVE MUSIC: Martin Bies & Flamenco Clan - Slovak flamenco guitarist plays traditional Spanish music and his own works.
Starts: June 6 at 21:00. Tickets: Sk80-100. Klub za zrkadlom, Rovniakova 3. Tel: 02/6381-1328.

FOLK MUSIC: Evening of Authentic Folklore - Detva Slovak folk ensemble performs traditional songs and dances.
Starts: June 7 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk120. Dom kultúry Zrkadlový háj, Rovniakova 3. Tel: 02/6383-6776.

OPERA: Werther - Tragedy by French composer Jules Massenet was inspired by Goethe's Sorrows.
Starts: June 8 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk90-170. Slovak National Theatre (Slovenské Národné divadlo), Hviezdoslavovo nám. 1. Tel: 02/5443-3083.

DANCE SHOW: Latino Party -Slovak Latino ensemble performs a new show.
Starts: June 8 at 21:00. Tickets: Sk100. Dom kultúry Zrkadlový háj, Rovniakova 3. Tel: 02/6383-6776

CLASSICAL CONCERT: German Mass - Sacral works performed by Munchen Symphonic Orchestra and Bratislava City Choir.
Starts: June 9 at 9:00. St. Martin's Cathedral, Rudnayovo nám. Tel: 02/5443-1359.

EXHIBITION: Transformations - Slovak Joseph Jankovič displays sculptures.
Open Mon-Sat 12:00-18:00 until June 23. Admission: free. Zichyho palác, Ventúrska 9. Tel: 0903/468-776.

EXHIBITION: Civitates Orbis Terrarum - Paintings of European towns in the 16th and 17th centuries collected in Italy.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 until June 16. Admission: Sk20-40. Galéria aktualít, Pálffyho palác, Panská 19. Tel: 02/5443-3627(8).

NOTE: British funk band Jamiroquai will play in Bratislava Incheba Hall on June 12 at 20:00.
Tickets (Sk1,290-1,990) are on sale at Fischer Travel Agency on Obchodná 2, Dr. Horák on Medená 18 and PKO office on Hollého 3.


WESTERN SLOVAKIA

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Organ concert - Organist Marek Vrábel and flautist Monika Štreitová-Popelárová play together.
Starts: June 9 at 18:00. Tickets:Sk100. Farský kostol, Trenčín. Tel: 032/7433-505.

EXHIBITION: Martin Pala and Ondrej Zimka - Contemporary Slovak artists display bronze and stone sculptures.
Open daily 14:00-17:00 until June 21. Admission: free. Galéria Merum, Štúrova 108, Modra. Tel: 02/5478-9416.

EXHIBITION: Cut - Slovak Peter Jirmann displays artistic and advertising photographs.
Open Mon-Fri 10:00-19:30 until June 17. Admission: free. Malá galéria - Akcent, Kúpeľná 4, Nitra. Tel: 037/6517-604.

EXHIBITION: Past in Present - Photographs, portraits, drawings and documents of archaeological sites and life in Egypt.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until June 16. Admission: Sk5-10. Galéria slovenského naivného umenia, Mierové nám. 22, Trenčín. Tel: 032/7442-245.


CENTRAL SLOVAKIA

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Haydn and His Contemporaries - Austrian violoncellist accompanied by Žilina State Chamber Orchestra.
Starts: June 7 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50-100. Dom umenia Fatra, Dolný val 47, Žilina. Tel: 041/5620-952.

EXHIBITION: Scaena Pannonia - Paintings by six artists from Austrian Burgenland region of show different approaches to art.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until June 30. Admission: Sk10-20. Oravská galéria, Hviezdoslavovo nám. 11, Dolný Kubín. Tel: 043/5863-212.

EXHIBITION: 50 Years of Photography - In 80 photographs, Austrian Erich Lessing captures face of post-war Europe.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until June 30. Admission: Sk10-20. Oravská galéria, Hviezdoslavovo nám. 11, Dolný Kubín. Tel: 043/5863-212.

EXHIBITION: Expressiveness/Rationality - 80 works by international and local painters.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00 Sat-Sun 10:00-16:00 until June 30. Admission: Sk4-40. Štátna galéria, Dolná 8, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4126-208.


EASTERN SLOVAKIA

EXHIBITION: Ordinary Miracle - Ukraine's Natalya Palotash uses dried plants to create pictures of everyday scenes.
Open Tue-Fri and Sun 8:00-17:00, Sat 9:00-14:00 until June 16. Admission: Sk10. Slovak Technical Museum, Hlavná 88, Košice. Tel: 055/6224-035 (6).

EXHIBITION: Portraits through Lenses - Historical photographs taken from 1850-1930 of portraits from private and state collections.
Open Mon-Fri 10:00-18:00 Sat 10:00-16:00 until June 30. Admission: Sk5-10. Dom fotografie, Nám. sv. Egídia 3633, Poprad. Tel: 052/7723-818.

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