Advance sales for all National Theatre performances begin Sat, Aug 1 at 10 am. During the summer the box office is closed, so the easiest way to order tickets is online.
Selected Events You Might Enjoy
Especially landmark, historic, or innovative Czech performances. For a complete list of all Prague events, click on the Events Calendar above.
(Above:) Olympic 8: Beatles=60s Brit rock : Olympic=60s Czech rock. Olympic still hits the high notes, this time with backup band Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orch, Pardubice; (part of Dvorsky Festival), Jaroměřice nad Rokytnou, 8:30 pm. 9:Between Opera & Tango, arias+, (Dvorsky Festival), Jaroměřice nad Rokytnou, 7:30 pm. 14-Sept 6: Opera Barocca, authentic Baroque music, costumes, lighting; at Clam-Gallas Palace. 21-25: Prague Shakuhachi Festival (see Festivals, below). 22: Minimarathon of Electronic Music, Ostrava Gallery of Fine Arts, 3 pm; live broadcast at 7 pm, Czech Radio Vltava (see Ostrava Days in Festivals, below). 26: Prague Symphony Orch (FOK), free, open-air concert, film music, Wallenstein Gardens, 5 pm.
Festivals & Workshops
In Prague unless noted otherwise.
Continuing til August--
-1: Hlasoheld Summer Workshop, Slavonice
(Above:) Jiří Bárta, Festival Mitte Europa - 2: Festival Mitte Europa, Czech-German locations -2: Pro-Art international workshop, festival; dance, singing, art, etc. -6: Letní Slavnosti Staré Hudby, Summer Festival of Early Music -8: Hudba v Zahradách (Music in the Garden), Kroměříž -8: Intl Music Festival, Český Krumlov -30: 9 Weeks of Baroque, concerts, activities, Pilsen area -Sept 10: Intl Summer Music Festival TT-Loučeň, concerts, Loučeň, Rožd'alovice, Lýsa nad Labem - Oct 11: Forfest, contemporary music with a spiritual orientation, Moravia, Slovakia
1-15: Peter Dvorsky (Petra Dvorského) Intl Music Festival, variety of music genres and guest artists, Jaroměřice nad Rokytnou & area 6-Sept 24: 20th Intl Organ Festival (Mezinárodní Varhanní Festival), with live video (watch the feet!) 7-16: Summer School of Baroque Music (Letní Školy Barokní Hudby), concerts, instruction, master classes, Holešov
(Above:) Michal Rataj at Ostrava Days 10-29: Ostrava Days Institute & Festival, working institute (10-29), concerts (21-29) of new & contemp music, Ostrava 13-21: Music Festival Špilberk, Brno 13-23: Chopin Festival, concerts, activities, Mariánské Lázně 14-Sept 6: Opera Barocca, Early music & 'court entertainments,' Clam-Gallas Palace 15-16: 'Listen to Your Voice!', Hlasohled workshop on the natural way to sing, led by Iva Bittová, Litomyšl 21-25: Prague Shakuhachi Festival, conference, Master Classes, concerts with this Japanese flute and contemporary music 21-23: Intl Music Festival, concerts, lecture, Moravské Budějovice
(Above:) 420Peoples' People in Motion 24-26: 420People's People in Motion dance workshop, for pre/intermediate level dancers 27-Sept 22: Emmy Destinn Music Festival, concerts, České Budějovice