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New movies in Krakow playhouses. 

Note: Foreign movies are usually showed in their original language with the Polish subtitles (but dubbing happens). 
American:
Jon Watts's "Spider-Man: Homecoming" with Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, and Robert Downey Jr. Zach Braff's "Going in Style" with Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, and Alan Arkin. Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Last Knight" with Mark Wahlberg and Josh Duhamel. Mark Cullen's "Once upon a Time in Venice" with Bruce Willis and John Goodman. Alex Kurtzman's "The Mummy" with Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, and Russell Crowe.  
British: William Oldroyd's "Lady Macbeth" with Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, and Paul Hilton. 
French: Philippe de Chauveron's "A bras ouverts" with Christian Clavier and Ary Abittan. Guillaume Canet's "Rock'n Roll" with Guillaume Canet, Marion Cotillard, and Gilles Lelouche.  

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Krakow Events in July 2017.

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This month's concerts of music, festivals, opera, ballet, spectacles, shows, and other events in Krakow. 

Krakow Summer Jazz Festival goes on throughout July.

July 21st, Friday: Krakow Chamber Opera produces Giovanni Battista Pergolesi’s La serva padrona in its playhouse, 15 Miodowa street, at 7 pm.
Jazz concert features Charlie Green, Krzysztof Puma Piasecki Quintet in Piwnica pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Krakow’s vocal band, Amusing Companions, performs psychodelic swing in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 8 pm (free admission).
Poland’s singer Magda Bozyk performs with her band in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
Poland’s folk pop bands Orkiestra Sw. Mikolaja and Zmij perform in Apoteka Pub, 24 Meiselsa street, at 8 pm (admission 30 PLN).
July 22nd, Saturday:
Poland’s flutist Lukasz Dlugosz and cellist Marcin Zdunik play music by J. Bauer, J.S. Bach, L. van Beethoven, and H. Villa-Lobos in the Tyniec Abbey, 37 Benedyktynska street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Jazz concert Tribute to Janusz Muniak features Poland’s jazzmen in Piwnica pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Poland’s Straszni Panowie Trzej trio perform pop jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
July 23rd, Sunday:
Krakow’s Kwartet Archi string quartet play music by W.A. Mozart and A. Dvorak plus a suite of Irish dances in Kosciol sw. Jozefa church, 2 Zamoyskiego street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Poland’s soprano Paula Maciolek, tenor Jakub Pawlik, and pianist Pawel Kubica perform Chopin’s music plus operatic duets and arias in Dziedziniec Batorego courtyard of the Wawel Castle next to the Wawel Cathedral at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Krakow’s organist Krzysztof Musial and cellist Agnieszka Oszanca play music by K. Bohm, M. Sawa, M. Tariverdiev, J.S. Bach, and C.M. Widor in the Tyniec Abbey, 37 Benedyktynska street, at 4 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Jazz concert Jacek Kochan - musiConspiracy takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
Krakow’s Jazz Band Ball Orchestra performs traditional jazz in Pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Open-air concert Songs of the World features Poland’s Mariusz Koluch and Andrzej Bonarek next to Zalew Nowohucki reservoir and Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 5 pm (free admission).
Poland’s band, Balkanscream, performs world music in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Poland’s singing actress Marta Honzatko performs Polish pop songs alfresco in Planty gardens next to Teatr Slowackiego playhouse at 3 pm (free admission).
July 24th, Monday:
Poland’s Jan Ptaszyn Wroblewski Quartet play mainstream jazz in Pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Poland’s Heavy Metal Sextet play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
July 25th, Tuesday:
USA’s rock band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, performs in the Cracovia stadium, 1 Kaluzy street, at 5 pm (admission 499 PLN).
Jazz concert Tribute to Henryk Majewski features Poland’s jazzmen in Piwnica pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Poland’s jazz ensemble, Kazimierz Jonkisz Energy, play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
Krakow’s jazz quartet, Fabryka Zabawek, perform funky and soul music in Pracownia Pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 8 pm.
July 26th, Wednesday: Krakow’s bassist Wlodzimierz Gazdeczka and harpsichordist Paulina Tkaczyk render Henry Eccles’s sonata in E minor, Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrac Roye’s Les Marche des Scythes, Attilio Ariosti’s sonata in A major and Le Vertigo for harpsichord, and Johann Sebastian Bach’s sonata in D major BWV 1028 in the Palac Biskupa Erazma Ciolka museum, 17 Kanonicza street, at 6:30 pm.
Krakow's soprano Aleksandra Sotnicka and tenor Dariusz Palonek sing popular operetta and musical arias and duets in the Dom Kultury Podgorze culture centre, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Poland’s jazz ensemble, Schmidt Electric Remix, play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
Poland’s pop jazz singer Ewa Bem and pianist Andrzej Jagodzinski perform in Piwnica pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
July 27th, Thursday:
Sopranos Michalina Bienkiewicz and Joanna Radziszewska, altos Dorota Dwojak-Tlalka and Inga Jager, tenors Karol Kusz and Krzysztof Mrozinski, and basses Jacek Ozimkowski and Sebastian Szumski plus Capella Cracoviensis ensemble render Thomas Stoltzer‘s Erst wird erfreut mein trauriges Herz, Bartlomiej Pekiel Audite mortales, Johann Kuhnau‘s Gott sei mir gnadig nach Deiner Gute, Thomas Stoltzer‘s Laudate Dominum, Johann Kuhnau‘s Ich freue mich im Herrn, Johann Sebastian Bach‘s Christ lag in Todesbanden BWV 4, Heinrich Schutz‘s Herr unser Herrscher aus Psalmen Davids, and Thomas Stoltzer‘s So wunsch ich Ihm ein gute Nacht in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Austria’s organist Florian Pagitsch plays Johann Sebastian Bach‘s Prelude and fudue in C minor BWV 546, Allein Gott in der Hoh' sei Ehr BWV 664, and O Lamm Gottes unschuldig BWV 656, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart‘s Andante in F major KV 616, Ferenc Liszt‘s Prelude and fugue B-A-C-H, Eugene Gigout‘s Scherzo in E major, and Bonaventura Somma‘s Toccata in Bazylika oo. Karmelitow, Karmelicka street and Garbarska street, at 8 pm.
Jazz concert features Poland’s duo of vibraphonist Bernard Maseli and keyboardist Janusz Grzywacz in Pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Poland’s Mateusz Gaweda Trio play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
July 28th, Friday:
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis ensemble plays Arnold Schonberg Verklarte Nacht and Johannes Brahms‘s Sextet in B major in Kosciol Najswietszego Salwatora church, 11a bl. Bronislawy street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Jazz concert features Damiecka & Bertazzo Hart Quartet in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
Poland's jazz rock band, Little Egoists, performs in Pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm. 
Krakow’s indie pop band, Sonbird, performs in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 8 pm (free admission).
July 29th, Saturday:
Poland’s Tomasz Chyla Quintet play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
Krakow's Boba Jazz Band performs swing music in Pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
July 30th, Sunday:
Krakow’s organist Michal Bialko and violinist Marek Polanski play music by J.S. Bach, J. Kaczkowski, T.A. Vitali, and F. Mendelssohn in Kosciol sw. Jozefa church, 2 Zamoyskiego street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Poland’s violinists Daniel Stabrawa and Maria Zofia Stabrawa plus pianist Elzbieta Stabrawaplay music by F. Schubert, M. Moszkowski, and K. Szymanowski in Dziedziniec Batorego courtyard of the Wawel Castle next to the Wawel Cathedral at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Concert Media vita in morte sumus features Poland’s Il Terremoto Consort early music ensemble perfoming the English baroque vocal music in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland’s flutist Adrianna Metel and harpist Amelia Tokarska play music by G. Faure, J.S. Bach, W.A. Mozart, H. Andriessen, G. Donizetti, M. Miyagi, Ch.W. Gluck, L. Spohr, and J. Ibert in the Niepolomice Castle at 6 pm (free admission).
Open-air concert of classical music features Poland’s pianist Wera Krowka and violinist Katarzyna Białowolska next to Zalew Nowohucki reservoir and Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 5 pm (free admission).
Jazz concert features Krakow’s Laboratorium jazz rock band with violinist Krzesimir Debski and singer Rasm Al-Mashan in the courtyard of Palac Pod Baranami, 27 Rynek Glowny, at 8 pm
Poland’s Aga Derlak Trio perform in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9.30 pm.
Poland’s band, Les Deboucheurs, performs in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Poland’s pop singer Agnieszka Grochowicz performs alfresco in Planty gardens next to Teatr Slowackiego playhouse at 3 pm (free admission).
July 31st, Monday:
UK’s Suffolk Youth Orchestra renders John Ireland’s A London Overture, Andrzej Panufnik’s A Procession for Peace, Edward Elgar’s Polonia Symphonic Prelude for Orchestra and Variations on an Original Theme ‘Enigma’ op. 36 in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 7 pm (free admission).

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July 2017 entertainment events in Krakow.

41st Cepelia Folk Art Fair in Krakow goes on in Rynek Glowny central square from August 10th to August 27th.

Music in Old Cracow festival of classical music takes place from August 15th through August 31st.

EuroVolley Poland 2017 European men's volleyball championship takes place in Krakow Tauron Area at Lema street from August 24th thru September 3rd.

August 1st, Tuesday: USA’s brass band, Lucky Chops, performs in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 7 pm (admission 79 PLN).
August 2nd, Wednesday:
Poland’s quartet of bassoonists Wojciech Turek, Zdzislaw Bogacz, Adam Mroz, and Marcin Krakowski render Johann Sebastian Bach’s concerto in A minor BWV 593, Michel Corette’s Concerto – Le Phenix, Geoffrey Keating’s Dance Hall Suite, Helmut Sadler’s Drei Burlesken, and Hector Berlioz’s Marche au suplice in the Palac Biskupa Erazma Ciolka museum, 17 Kanonicza street, at 6:30 pm.
August 3rd, Thursday:
Sopranos Magdalena Lukawska and Antonina Ruda, altos Helena Poczykowska and Lukasz Dulewicz, tenors Piotr Szewczyk and Szczepan Kosior, and bass Marek Opaska plus harpsichordist Yves Bilger render Girolamo Frescobaldi’s Toccata 1a, Canzona 2a, Recercar dopo il Credo, Toccata 10a, and Canzona 1a plus Claudio Monteverdi’s Kyrie – Gloria, Credo, Benedictus, and Agnus (Missa in illo tempore) in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
August 4th, Friday:
Soprano Magdalena Lukawska, alto Helena Poczykowska, tenors Piotr Szewczyk and Szczepan Kosior, and bass Marek Opaska plus harpsichordist Yves Bilger render Heinrich Albert‘s Gott des Himmels, Lob der Konige, Tanz nach Polnischer Art, and Aria Polonica, Melchior Franck‘s Evangelienspurch – Und als er nahe hinzukam and Pavana, Matthaus Apelles von Loewenstern‘s Komm Heliger Geist, Singt dem Herrn ein neues Lied, O Mensch im ganzen Leben, Nun preiset alle, and Christe du Beistand. Heinrich Schutz‘s O Jesu nomen dulce, Hodie Christus naTus est, and Aufer immensam, and Hieronymus Praetorius‘s Nun lob mein Seel in Kosciol Najswietszego Salwatora church, 11a bl. Bronislawy street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Krakow’s percussionist Jakub Fraczek and cellist Magdalena Cymer play in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 8 pm (free admission).
August 5th, Sunday:
Ukraine’s pianist Alexander Gavrylyuk plays music by J.S. Bach, J. Haydn, F. Chopin, and M. Balakiriev in Dziedziniec Arkadowy courtyard of the Wawel at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
August 6th, Sunday:
Slovakia’s Lotz Trio of basset horn players performs fragments of Georg Druschetzky’s Divertissement por trois cor de basset and Mozart’s Stucke fur 3 Bassethorner KV 439b, Don Giovanni, Die Zauberflote, Le Nozze di Figaro in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland’s organists Jakub Woszczalski and Krzysztof Musial play music by J.S. Bach, G. Merkel, and W.A. Mozart in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow’s organist Michal Bialko and violinist Marek Polanski play music by J.S. Bach, N. Milstein, J. G. Rheinberger, and L. Janacek in the Tyniec Abbey, 37 Benedyktynska street, at 4 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Cracow Guitar Quartet play music by M. Praetorius, L. Boccherini, L. Brouwer, M. Musorgski, P. Bellinati, and C. Machado in Kosciol sw. Jozefa church, 2 Zamoyskiego street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Open-air concert features Poland’s pianist Wera Krowka playing classical music next to Zalew Nowohucki reservoir and Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 5 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s vocalist Agnieszka Grochowicz sings Polish pop songs in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s folk pop singer Joanna Slowinska and her band perform alfresco in Planty gardens next to Teatr Slowackiego playhouse at 3 pm (free admission).
August 9th, Wednesday:
Krakow Philharmonic Reed Trio of oboist Mariusz Pedzialek, clarinetist Jan Cielecki, and bassoonist Zdzislaw Bogacz render Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Divertimento in B major KV 229, Aleksander Tansman’s Suite pour Trio d’Anches, Jacques Ibert’s Cinq Pieces en Trio, and Libor Sima’s 5 Miniaturen in the Palac Biskupa Erazma Ciolka museum, 17 Kanonicza street, at 6:30 pm.
August 10th, Thursday:
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis vocalists sopranos Michalina Bienkiewicz, Magda Lukawska, and Antonina Ruda, altos Lukasz Dulewicz, Dorota Dwojak-Tlalka, and Helena Poczykowska, tenors Karol Kusz, Krzysztof Mrozinski, and Piotr Szewczyk, basses Jerzy Butryn, Marek Opaska, and Sebastian Szumski plus violist Mariusz Grochowski render Arvo Part’s Nunc dimittis, Tribute to Caesar, Solfeggio, Triodion, The Deer’s Cry, and Morning Star, Paul Hindemith’s Sonata op. 25 no. 1 and Arvo Part’s Da pacem, Which Was the Son of…, Most Holy Mother of God, and The Woman with the Alabaster Box in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
August 11th, Friday:
Poland’s OPUS Ensemble and Korean Young Artists II pereform music by G. Rossini, Mendelssohn, W.A. Mozart, and E. Grieg in Kosciol Bozego Ciala church, Bozego Ciala street and Plac Wolnica square, at 8 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s soprano Antonina Ruda, alto Lukasz Dulewicz, tenor Piotr Szewczyk, and bass Marek Opaska plus Capella Cracoviensis ensemble render Matthias Weckmann‘s Weine nicht, es hat uberwunden, Der Jungfrauen Abscheidt, Der Cornwallische Auffrug Tanz, Volta, Galliard in G, Der Satyrn, and Kommet her zu mir alle, Johann Schop’s Paduana a 5 in d and Pavan a 6 in F, William Brade’s Paduan in d, Nicolaus Adam Strungk’s Sonata a 6 in a, and Johann Christian Bach‘s Meine Freundin, du bist schon in Kosciol Najswietszego Salwatora church, 11a bl. Bronislawy street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Poland’s rock band, NoName, performs in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 8 pm (free admission).
August 13th, Sunday:
Krakow’s soprano Wiktoria Bisztyga and organist Marek Stefański perform music by M. Weckmann, G.F. Handel, G. Faure, J.S. Bach, C. Franck , T. Maklakiewicz, and M. Stefanski in Kosciol sw. Jozefa church, 2 Zamoyskiego street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Poland’s string quartet of violinists Krzysztof Katana and Anna Gegotek, violist Damian Kulakowski, and cellist Monika Krasicka play music by L. van Beethoven and J. Brahms in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland’s harpsichordist Maciej Swiatkiewicz plays music by D. Buxtehude, G. Muffat, J.J. Froberger, M. Weckmann, J.A. Reincken, and J.Ch. Bach in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow’s soprano Iwona Socha and mezzo-soprano Paula Maciolek plus baritones Michał Kutnik, and Jan Migala sing opera and operetta arias and duets in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Cracow Jazz Quartet play alfresco in Planty gardens next to Teatr Slowackiego playhouse at 3 pm (free admission).
August 15th, Tuesday,
the Assumption Feast: The opening concert of the 42nd Music in Old Krakow Festival features Russia's pianist Grigorij Sokolov playing music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 7:30 pm (admission 90 PLN).
August 16th, Wednesday:
Krakow’s violinists Jadwiga Bialic and Katarzyna Bialowolska, violist Anna Migdal-Chojecka, and cellist Alicja Holewa play Antonin Dvorak’s string quaret in F major op. 96, George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Summertime, and Leonard Bernstein’s America from West Side Story in the Palac Biskupa Erazma Ciolka museum, 17 Kanonicza street, at 6:30 pm.
Poland's Collegium Zielenski ensemble, Gloria choir, and organist Ołena Maceluch perform Polish early classical music by Marcin Leopolita, Jan of Lublin, Bartlomiej Pekiel, Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki, Mikolaj Zielenski, and Mykola Dylecki in the Kosciol sw. Katarzyny Aleksandryjskiej church (the Augustinian Abbey), 7 Augustianska street, at 7:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
August 17th, Thursday:
Poland’s Emes Piano Duo play music by F. Schubert, C. Debussy, J. Zarebski, and J. Brahms in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 5 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Concert of classical music, early to modern, features UK’s London Brass ensemble in the courtyard of the Jagiellonian University’s Collegium Maius, 15 Jagiellonska street and Sw. Anny street, at 7:30 pm - admission 50 PLN (in the case of rain the concert takes place in the Kosciol OO. Karmelitow church, 19 Karmelicka street, at 8 pm).
August 18th, Friday:
USA’s Chanticleer vocal ensemble sing classical music by Orlando di Lasso, Tomas Luis de Victoria, Thomas Morley, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, and Francis Poulenc plus gospel songs in the Wielczka Salt Mine’s subterranean Kaplica sw. Kingi chapel at 9 pm (admission 60 PLN).
Poland’s blues rock band The Missing Part and Cheap Tobacco duo of bluesmen perform in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 8 pm (free admission).
August 19th, Saturday:
Ukraine’s pianist Alina Shevchenko, violinist Olena Maiboroda, and cellist Bohdana Seniura play music by F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, L. van Beethoven, M. Ravel, D. Shostakovich, and M. Skoryk in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 5 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Germany’s Philharmonia Quartett plays music by Joseph Haydn, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Robert Schumann in the Kosciol sw. Bernardyna church (the Bernadine monastery), 2 Bernadynska street, at 8 pm (admission 50 PLN).
USA’s pop singer Lana Del Rey performs in Muzeum Lotnictwa Polskiego (Polish Aviation Museum), Live Festival, 39 Jana Pawla II avenue.
August 20th, Sunday: Krakow’s flutist Wieslaw Surulo, bassoonist Paweł Solecki, and harpsichordist Joanna Solecka perform music by W.F. Bach, C.Ph.E. Bach, J.J. Quantz, and F. Devienne in Kosciol sw. Jozefa church, 2 Zamoyskiego street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Poland’s vocal octet, Octava Ensemble, sings Zoltan Kodaly’s music in the Tyniec Abbey, 37 Benedyktynska street, at 4 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis renders J. Haydn’s string quartets in C major op. 9 no. 1 and D minor op. 9 no. 4 in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Turkey’s Georgia-born violinist Veriko Tchumburidze and Krakow’s Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra play music by Ludwig van Beethoven and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the Kosciol sw. Katarzyny Aleksandryjskiej church (the Augustinian Abbey), 7 Augustianska street, at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Poland’s organist Julian Golosz plays music by J.S. Bach and J. Golosz in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland’s band, Nivel, performs jazzy world music in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
An array of Krakow’s pop singers perform alfresco in Planty gardens next to Teatr Slowackiego playhouse at 3 pm (free admission).
August 21st, Monday: Russia’s cellist Ivan Monighetti  plays Johann Sebastian Bach’s music in the Kosciol sw. Bernardyna church (the Bernadine monastery), 2 Bernadynska street, at 8 pm (admission 50 PLN).
August 22nd, Tuesday:
USA’s bass and lutenist Joel Frederiksen plus lutenists Ziv Braha and Ryosuke Sakamoto perform John Dowland’s music in the Krakow National Museum’s Galeria Sztuki Polskiej XIX Wieku art gallery in the Cloth Hall, 1-3 Rynek Glowny central square, at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
August 23rd, Wednesday:
Croatia’s Hrvatski Barokni Ansambl baroque music ensemble plays music by G. Ph. Telemann, J. G. Janitsch, F. Couperin, J. J. Quantz, and J. Ch. Bach in the Bazylika Bozego Ciala church, 26 Bozego Ciala street and Plac Wolnics square, at 8 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Krakow’s Consort viol quintet play Eustache du Caurroy’s Fantasia no. 6, Michael East’s Fantasia a 3, John Hingestone’s Fantasia, Thomas Tomkins’s In Nomine, Tobias Hume’s A Spanish Humor, Orlando Gibbons’s Fantasia no. 1, Willam Byrd’s In Nomine and Fantasia a 4, Alfonso Ferrabosco’s Fantasia a 4, Michel Corrette’s Concerto "Le Phenix", and David Funck’s Structurae di Viola di Gambicae in the Palac Biskupa Erazma Ciolka museum, 17 Kanonicza street, at 6:30 pm.
August 24th, Thursday:
Ukraine's Lviv Virtuosos Chamber Orchestra with conductor Serhey Burko perform music by Maksym Berezovsky, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, and Antonio Salieri in the Bazylika Najswietszego Serca Pana Jezusa church (the Jesuit monastery), 26 Kopernika street, at 7:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
August 25th, Friday:
Poland’s Kwartet Ostinato quartet play music by W. Barwinski, L. van Beethoven, F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, and M. Skoryk in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 5 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Concert Dialogue of Souls features Spain's Jordi Savall and Greece’s Dimitri Psonis in the Kosciol sw. Katarzyny Aleksandryjskiej church (the Augustinian Abbey), 7 Augustianska street, at 7:30 pm (admission 80 PLN).
Poland’s pop acts Bunga Band, Michal Wojcik, and Joanna Markowska perform in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 8 pm (free admission).
August 26th, Saturday:
Concert Motets, 500 Years of Reformation features Poland’s Octava Ensemble vocal octet in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 5 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Poland’s Trio Krakowskie of violinist Wieslaw Kwasny, cellist Aleksandra Lignar, and pianist Jacek Tosik-Warszawiak play music by Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, and Andrzej Panufnik in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 7:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Poland’s violinist Hanna Pozorska, cellist Krzysztof Michalski, and pianists Andrzej Siarkiewicz and Grzegorz Mania play music by J.S. Bach, D. Shostakovich, A. Khachaturian, J.S. Bach, G. Cassado, P. Tchaikovsky, and D. Popper in Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej (Jewish Cculture Center), 17 Meiselsa street and Plac Nowy square, at 7 pm (free admission).
August 27th, Sunday: Krakow’s Chor Kameralny Parafraza chamber choir sing music by E. Elgar, G. Holst, and B. Britten in Kosciol sw. Jozefa church, 2 Zamoyskiego street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Poland’s mezzo-soprano Ewa Menaszek and soprano Joanna Wojcik plus pianists Karolina Lindert and Aleksandra Dabek perform music by C. Guastavino, A. Ginastera, M. K. Oginski, M. Karlowicz, W. Zelenski, L. Rozycki, and A. Copland in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 5 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Krakow’s organist Marek Stefanski and soprano Elzbieta Towarnicka perform music by D. Buxtehude, J.S. Bach, J.A. Maklakiewicz, T.W. Maklakiewicz, L. Skoczylas, J.G. Rheinberger, and G.A. Merkel in the Tyniec Abbey, 37 Benedyktynska street, at 4 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis renders J. Haydn’s quartet in B major Sunrise, J. Brahms’ quartet in A minor, and A. Webern’s Langsamer Satz in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 6 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland’s flutist Lukasz Dlugosz and Orkiestra Amadeus orchestra play music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Saverio Mercadante, and Antonin Dvorak in Tempel Synagogue, 24 Miodowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Jazz concert features European Art Ensemble of saxophonists Leszek Zadlo and Wilhelm Scheer, pianist Wojtek Groborz, bassist Tolek Lisiecki, and drummer Wieslaw Jamiol in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Poland’s pop band, Pan Srubka i Orkiestra Taneczna, performs alfresco in Planty gardens next to Teatr Slowackiego playhouse at 3 pm (free admission).
August 28th, Monday:
Poland’s harpsichordists Elzbieta Stefanska, Mariko Kato, Anna Huszczo, and Joanna Solecka plus the festival orchestra play Johann Sebastian Bach’s music in the Teatr im. Juliusza Slowackiego theatre, 1 sw. Ducha square, at 7:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
August 29th, Tuesday:
Czech Ensemble Baroque performs Claudio Monteverdi’s music in Kosciol sw. sw. Piotra i Pawla church, 52 Grodzka street, at 7:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
August 30, Wednesday:
Krakow’s pianist Milena Kedra, violinist Katarzyna Bialowolska, violist Janusz Pisarski, cellist Barbara Lypik-Sobaniec, and bassist Grzegorz Frankowski play Zygmunt Noskowski’s piano quartet in D minor op. 8, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s piano quartet in G minor KV 478, and Jozef Nowakowski’s piano quintet in E flat major op. 17 in the Palac Biskupa Erazma Ciolka museum, 17 Kanonicza street, at 6:30 pm.
Concert The Singing of the Ancient Church features Russia’s Optina Pustyn choir in the Kosciol sw. Franciszka z Asyzu church (the Franciscan monastery), 5 Wszystkich Swietych square, at 8:15 (admission 60 PLN).
August 31st, Thursday:
Norway’s Trondheim Baroque Orchestra and Vox Nidrosiensis vocal ensemble perform music by Dietrich Buxtehude, Pierre Verdier, Kaspar Forster, Christian Geist, and Vincenzo Albrici in the Kosciol sw. Katarzyny Aleksandryjskiej church (the Augustinian Abbey), 7 Augustianska street, at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).

Events in Krakow in September 2017 and beyond

Some Worthwhile Temporary Exhibitions in Krakow

Most Valuable. The Princes Czartoryski Collection.

 Roughly 350 exhibits from Krakow’s famed Czartoryski Museum, including some of the most valuable items, e.g. Rembrandt’s ‘Landscape with the Good Samaritan’. A cross-section of the Czartoryski collections, the show contains not only works of art but also antiquities, memorabilia connected with great men and Polish history, documents, and ancient functional art.
The
Arsenal building at 8 Pijarska street, till April 8th, 2018.

#heritage.

 A bold attempt to define the true Polish national identity through works of art, varied memorabilia, artifacts, etc.
Main building of the National Museum in Krakow at 1, 3 Maja street till January 7th, 2018. 


Krakow Festivals
Krakow Lajkonik parade
Hardly a month passes in Krakow without some time-honored occasion for common festivities or colorful ceremony. Krakow residents have their own unique way of celebrating
Christmas, carnival, Easter etc. The city is also famous in Poland for its many spectacular festivals unknown elsewhere, such as the wild Lajkonik parade (see the picture above). 
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Krakow's music 
The city resounds with music of every kind. Its lively club scene is divided between hip-hop, house, funky, techno, traditional rock and still more traditional jazz. And demanding audience may choose among frequent concerts and recitals of classical music. 
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Krakow Theater
Krakow features prominently on the theater map of Europe. Its legendary National Stary Theater counts among the continent’s best companies of players. As the rest of the city's repertory theaters it runs several playhouses of varied capacity. 
 
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Krakow Nightlife 
There is no shortage of places to drink, eat, and stay merry late into the night in Krakow. 
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Sport in Krakow 
You can see the best soccer in the country. Or try paragliding instead.  
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Krakow's Regular Culture Events
There are over fifty culture festivals in Krakow every single year. Some of them have been held for decades, some are relatively fresh calendar entries. Among the most prestigious such events count the
Music in Old Krakow’ International Festival, the International Biennial of Architecture, the International Graphic Art Triennial, and the Krakow Film Festival. 
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Leonardo da Vinci's Lady with an Ermine
Museums in Krakow
Krakow boasts the best collections in Poland, and some of its treasures are the envy of every museum in the world. 

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Opera in Krakow 
The new Krakow Opera House, seat of the Krakow Opera Company, boasts three auditoriums, being the city's most popular venue for opera, operetta, and ballet shows. 
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Krakow Folk Traditions
Krakow region has always been rich in colorful folk traditions, handed down from generation to generation, with almost every village cultivating its own set of time-honored customs. Nowadays, as new lifestyles spread, some ancient practices are dead but many flourish. 
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Krakow Food Festivals

 

 
Selected events and festivals in Krakow this year

Krakow opera program

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Krakow is Poland's tourist Mecca, and also a gateway to many other must-see sites in the region.


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