There are a couple of opera or ballet performances every night in Prague. The best known performances are held by Prague State Opera and by the Prague National Theatre Opera at three beautiful opera houses. Opera performances are usually sung in the original language with subtitles (English ones with Czech operas and Czech ones with all the others). English program brochures are always available. Get the schedule and the tickets online.
Prague is gorgeous place for classical music lovers. You can enjoy a half dozen concerts every evening there. They are held either in the historic concert halls or in churches. Get the schedule and the tickets online. You can also find the schedule at any visitor center or get the invitation from the concert agent on the street (do not worry they will hunt you up :-) You should not miss to visit some of the most famous concert places listed below.
This traditional Classical Music Festival is the best known annual cultural event. It begins every year on May 12, the anniversary of Smetana's death, and it runs till June 3. If you are classical music fan you really should not miss it!
This young Classical Music Festival is held in Prague's concert halls in the second part of September. You can enjoy there the most famous orchestras from the whole world. Get the tickets from any ticket counter listed below or in the Rudolfinum Concert Hall.
It could be interesting to listen the world famous musical in the Czech language, don't you think? Musicals are usually held at the following theatres.
There are a lot of music clubs in Prague. Find the one which you can fit in.
In Prague you can enjoy excellent jazz. The most famous jazz clubs are listed below.
There are a lot of local disco places in Prague. The most famous are:
English Speaking Clubs
If you feel lonely, these places are good for finding somebody for dating.
There are a lot of local rock clubs in Prague. The most famous are three of them, located just in the city center.
There are about 50 theaters in Prague with performances mostly in Czech language. Foreigners can enjoy black light theater or marionette theater performances every evening. Get the schedule and the tickets from any visitor center or ticket agency.
Black Light Theater
The black light theater originated in Prague in 1961 and spread through the whole world. It could be nice experience to visit the black light theater performance in its hometown.
Marionette Theater (Puppet Show)
You can buy some marionette and puppet in the shops around the city center and you can even enjoy the marionette theater at the following theaters.
There are about 30 movie theaters in Prague. They usually present American movies in English with Czech subtitles. You will get the ticket for 100-200 Kc there. Our favorite movie theaters are:
There are two special movie theaters. Ponrepo-Bio Konvikt at Bartolomejska 11 presents non commercial and old movies from the whole world. Also you can see there old Czech movies with English subtitles. Another special cinema Aero located at Biskupcova 31 presents the profiles of the famous directors and the festival movies. So if you are the film expert, these places are for you :-)
Of course there are multi screen movie theaters in Prague. They are very modern with comfortable chairs, big screens and excellent sound. Four of them are located in the city center, two of them in the suburbs next to the hyper markets. The ticket price is usually from 140 to 160 Kc there.
You can buy the ticket from the ticket counter right in a theater or a concert hall. Sometimes they are sold out so we recommend you to buy the tickets in advance online. Or you can visit some of ticket agencies which are located in the city center.
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