27. 7. 2011
Lávka River Stage Festival Is Coming Back to Charles Bridge
For the second time this summer, Prague will host the Lávka River Stage 2011 Festival. Club Lávka under Charles Bridge and the nearby lagoon will present mingle of classical ballet, opera, street theatre and light show between 31st July and 30th August.
27. 7. 2011
Let’s Dance Prague International Festival
The international dance festival Let’s Dance 2011 starts in a few days. Despite its six-year-old tradition, the festival will present a number of innovations, one for each year.
19. 7. 2011
Czech Premier of Kings of the Sun Gala Ballet
Project coming to the National Theatre 4th August
14. 7. 2011
Shakespeare Open Air in the Piazzeta of the National Theatre
From 17th to 22nd July 2011, Prague will host an important international event: The 9th World Shakespeare Congress. One of the co-organizers of the event is the National Theatre, which will host a number of lectures and festival meetings in its historical building as well as in the Estates Theatre.
16. 6. 2011
Theatre in Public Places
Last Prague Quadrennial (PQ) counted some 40 thousand visitors, which suggests that this year’s 12th edition will be record-breaking. It can already boast about being the biggest in history.
10. 6. 2011
Baroque Theatre Comes to Prague
Prague Baroque Festival, which emphasises the return of Baroque to the city, is one of the cultural highlights of Prague this summer.
9. 6. 2011
Romantic Ballet Onegin Celebrates Comeback
The most successful ballet of the 20th century Onegin celebrates comeback to the stage of the National Theatre. Motifs from the novel in verse Eugene Onegin were made into poetry of movement and dance by world-renowned choreograph John Cranko. The National Theatre Orchestra will interpret Tchaikovsky’s music under the baton of Sergey Poluektov.
7. 6. 2011
Prague Dance Festival with Shaolin Monks
The 23rd edition of the Prague Dance Festival (Tanec Praha), which will be held from 6th to 29th June in Prague and another nine towns in the CR, presents a great number of world-famous artists of the dancing scene, many of whom have never performed here before.
20. 4. 2011
Summer Shakespeare Festival Advance Sale Starts
This year will see the premiere of The Taming of the Shrew with Tatiana Vilhelmová and Roman Zach in the leading roles. The festival will be held from 23rd June to 4th September at Prague Castle.
7. 4. 2011
Best Dance Performances Will Enchant Prague
For five days, Prague will change into a big dance floor. Prague theatres Ponec, Teatr NoD and Studio ALT host the 17th edition of Czech Dance Platform Festival which features the best from the Czech contemporary dance and movement theatre. “We chose 14 of the best choreographies out of 40 dance projects that enrolled this year,” revealed the festival’s organizer Yvona Kreuzmannová.