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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:
Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" with Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller. Sam Taylor-Johnson’s "Fifty Shades of Grey” with Jamie Doman, Dakota Johnson, and Jennifer Ehle. Rob Marshall’s "Into the Woods” with Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, and James Corden. Andy and Lana Wachowski’s "Jupiter: Ascending" with Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum, and Eddie Redmayne. Corbin Bernsen’s "Christian Mingle” with Lacey Chabert and Jonathan Patrick Moore. Jean-Marc Vallee’s "Wild" with Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, and Gaby Hoffman. Steven Brill’s "Walk of Shame" with Elizabeth Banks and James Marsden. Alejandro Gonzales Inarritu's "Birdman, or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" with Michael Keaton, Edward Norton, and Emma Stone.  
American/British: Morten Tyldum's "The Imitation Game" with Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, and Matthew Goode.
American/German: Marjane Satrapi's "The Voices" with Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, and Anna Kendrick.
British: Matthew Vaughn’s "The Secret Service” with Collin Firth, Taron Egerton, Michael Caine, and Samuel L. Jackson. James Marsh’s "The Theory of Everything” with Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, and Charlie Cox.
Danish/Swedish: Susanne Bier’s "En chance til” with Nikolai Coster-Waldau, Maria Bonnevie, and Nikolai Lie Kaas.
French: Oliver Nakache's and Eric Toledano's "Samba" with Omar Sy, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Tahar Rahim.
French/Belgian/Italian: Jean Pierre Dardanne's and Luc Dardanne's "Deux Jours, une nuit" with Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongionne, and Catherine Salee.
Polish: Maciej Bochniak’s "Disco Polo" with Joanna Kulig, Alksandra Hamkalo, and Dawid Ogrodnik.    

Krakow events

Krakow Events in March 2015.

/Further below please find Krakow's selected events in April 2015/

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

March 4th, Wednesday: Poland's reggae and dancehall band, Natural Dread Killaz, performs in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 8 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Krakow’s Iglika Balkan Song and Dance Company perform Balkan music Dom Kultury Podgorze culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm (admission 10 PLN).
March 5th, Thursday:
Poland's pianist Antoni Cedro plays C. Debussy's "Suite bergamasque" and S. Rachmaninoff's "Etudes-tableaux" plus F. Chopin's nocturne in C minor, etude op. 10 no. 3 in E major, etude op. 10 no.4 in C minor, and ballade no. 3 in A flat major op. 47 in II Klinika Chorob Wewnetrznych Collegium Medicum UJ im. prof. Andrzeja Szczeklika hospital, 8 Skawinska street, at 5 pm.
Jazz trio of USA’s bassist Mike Parker and drummer Frank Parker plus Poland’s guitarist Szymon Mika play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
France’s singer Anne Carrere performs Edith Piaf songs in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 7:30 pm (admission 165 PLN).
Poland’s alt pop band Hatbreakers performs in Forty Kleparz, 2-4 Kamienna street, at 8 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Poland's Kamea choir sings in Dom Kultury Podgorze culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm (free admission).
March 6th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and USA’s pianist Kevin Kenner render Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 1 in g minor op. 13 and Rachmaninoff’s piano concerto no. 2 in c minor op. 18 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7.30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Jacques Offenbach's 'La belle Helene' operetta in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Jazz concert features Krakow’s Pawel Dudzik Duo in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 8 pm (free admission).
UK's rock band, UFO, performs heavy metal and hard rock in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 100 PLN).
Poland's vocalist Magdalena Lechowska gives a recital in Piwnica Pod Baranami club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 8 pm (admission 30 PLN).
March 7th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus USA’s pianist Kevin Kenner play Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 1 in g minor op. 13 and Rachmaninoff’s piano concerto no. 2 in c minor op. 18 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Jazz concert DECONSTRUCTION OF RAY CHARLES MUSIC features Krakow’s vocalist Jorgos Skolias, pianist Pawel Kaczmarczyk, bassist Maciej Adamczak, and drummer Dawid Fortuna in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 40 PLN).
Jazz concert features Poland’s Justyna Baran and Janusz Baran plus their band in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
Poland's heavy metal band, Hunter, performs in Studio club, Budryka street, at 8 pm (admission 45 PLN).
Poland's punk rock bands, Sedes, Sex Bomba, Bunkier, Profanacja, Karcer, Psy Wojny, Tzn Xenna, The Bill, Moskwa, and Uliczny Opryszek, perform in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 4 pm (admission 70 PLN).
March 8th, Sunday: Krakow’s Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra and Austria’s cellist Robert Nagy play Mozart’s Don Giovanni overture KV527, Haydn’s cello concerto no. 2 in D major, Danzi’s variations on the themes of Mozart’s Don Giovanni opera, and Dankowski’s symphony in E sharp major in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Poland's sopranos Danuta Dudzinska and Ewelina Hanska, baritone Wieslaw Bednarek and tenor Krzysztof Marciniak sing the greatest opera, operetta and musical arias and duets in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 5 pm (admission 95 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Jacques Offenbach's 'La belle Helene' operetta in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
USA's guitarist Al Di Meola plays The Beatles' songs in Auditorium Maximum UJ, 35 Krupnicza street, at 6:30 pm (admission 159 PLN).
Poland’s Jarek Kaczmarczyk Quartet plays jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
Italy's legend pop singer Al Bano Carrisi, once Al Bano & Romina Power, performs in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 6 pm (admission 250 PLN).
Poland's folk pop band, Enej, and Ukraine's rock band, Kozak System, perform in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 7 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Krakow's pop singer Kamila Klimczak gives a recital in Piwnica Pod Baranami club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 6 pm.
Krakow's singer-songwriter Aleksander Kobylinski, aka Makino, gives a recital in Scena Ata, 93 Czarnowiejska street, at 7 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Poland's singing actress Kamila Klimczak gives a recital in Piwnica Pod Baranami club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 6 pm.
March 9th, Monday: Poland's viola da gamba player Justyna Krusz, organist Marcin Szelest, harpsichordist Jan Baciak, violinists Zbigniew Pilch and Teresa Piech play M. Markowicz's "O Lamm Gottes unschuldig" triptych, M. Reger's "Chaconne" in G minor op. 117 no. 4, H. Vieuxtemps' Introduction and Fugue op. 55 no. 6, F. W. Rust's sonata in D-minor, J. J. Schmelzer's sonata no. 4 of "Sonatae unarum fidium", P. Westhoff's suite for solo violin, D. Buxtehude's sonata in D minor op. 1 no. 6, and J. J. Walther's sonata no. 28 of "Hortulus chelicus" in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Poland's pop band, Czeslaw Spiewa, performs in Alchemia club, 5 Estery street, at 8 pm (admission 60 PLN).
Poland's Krakowska Grupa Biesiadna band performs in Dom Kultury Podgorze culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm (admission 10 PLN).
March 10th, Tuesday: Poland's pianist Katarzyna Drogosz, cellist Teresa Kaminska and the Czech Republic’s pianist Petra Matejova play J.Ch.F. Bach's sonata for cello and basso continuo in G major, sonata for cello and piano in A major, four-handed sonata in C major, J. Ch. Bach's sonata for solo piano in C minor, op. 17, no. 2, four-handed sonata in A major, op. 18, no. 5, and C.P.E. Bach's fantasia C major for solo piano, Wq 59/6, in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Poland's Just Jazz quartet play Dixieland jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
Poland's pop band, Czeslaw Spiewa, performs in Alchemia club, 5 Estery street, at 8 pm (admission 60 PLN).
March 11th, Wednesday: Poland’s clarinetist Michal Poniznik, cellist Michal Dabek, and pianist Iwona Poplawska play Johannes Brahms’s trio in a minor op. 114 and Alexander Zemlinsky’s trio in d minor op. 3 in the Jagiellonian University's Collegium Novum, 24 Golebia street at Planty gardens, at 7 p.m.
Krakow’s young musicians play Bach’s music in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Blues jam session takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (free admission).
March 12th, Thursday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus Poland’s harpsichordist Andrzej Zawisza, harpist Irena Czubek-Davidson, Scittish bagpipe player Lindsay Davidson, guitarist Michal Nagy, and bandoneon player Klaudiusz Baran render Johann Sebastian Bach’s harpsichord concerto in d minor BWV 1052, Lindsay Davidson’s double concerto for harp and bagpipe, and Astor Piazzolla’s double concerto for bandoneon, guitar, and strings, Oblivion, Adios Nonino, and Libertango in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Poland's viola da gamba players Justyna Krusz, Mateusz Kowalski and Krzysztof Firlus play Th. Schwartzkopff's "Pieces a tre Viola di Gamba", M. Marais' "Suite a trois violes en re majeur", Jean-Baptiste-Antoine Forqueray's "Pieces a trois violes" and some parts of J.-Ph. Rameau's "Castor and Pollux" opera in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Poland's Groborz Trio play jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9.30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
March 13th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus Poland’s harpsichordist Andrzej Zawisza, harpist Irena Czubek-Davidson, Scittish bagpipe player Lindsay Davidson, guitarist Michal Nagy, and bandoneon player Klaudiusz Baran render Johann Sebastian Bach’s harpsichord concerto in d minor BWV 1052, Lindsay Davidson’s double concerto for harp and bagpipe, and Astor Piazzolla’s double concerto for bandoneon, guitar, and strings, Oblivion, Adios Nonino, and Libertango in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Poland's viola da gamba player Karolina Koslacz and lutenist Jerzy Zak play J.S. Bach's partita in C minor for lute solo, BWV 997, sonata E flat major for viola da gamba and obligato lute, BWV 1031, S.L. Weiss / J.S. Bach's sonata in A major for obligato lute and viola da gamba, SC 47 / BWV 1025, in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Stanislaw Moniuszko's 'Halka' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Evergreen rock stars, UK’s Sting and USA’s Paul Simon, on the European leg of their Paul Simon & Sting: On Stage Together tour perform in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street (admission from 250 PLN to 1,100 PLN).
Poland's blues band, Levi, performs in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
March 14th, Saturday: Chamber concert features Krakow Philharmonic Wind Instruments Ensemble playing Johannes Brahms’s Serenade no. 2 in A major op. 16 and Antonin Dvorak’s Serenade for wind instruments op. 44 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Dutch harpsichordist Jacques Ogg plays J.S. Bach's Prelude & Fugue in F major, BWV 858, Prelude & Fugue in F minor, BWV 859, W.F. Bach's sonata in A major, BR A 15/Fk 8, J.Ch. Bach's minuet & trio in F-major, andante flebile in F minor, J. Ch. F. Bach's sonata no. 6 in E major, C.Ph.E. Bach's sonata in G minor, Wq.65/17 H.47, "La Buchholz", Wq.117/24, "La Stahl", Wq.117/25, "La Boehmer", Wq.117/26, and Fantasia in E flat major, H.348, in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
New York’s Metropolitan Opera’s production of Gioacchino Rossini's "La donna del lago" is transmitted live in Kijow.Centrum playhouse, 34 al. Krasinskiego, at 5:45 pm.
Krakow’s Boba Jazz Band performs swing music in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
March 15th, Sunday: Poland's flautist Malgorzata Wojciechowska, violinist Judyta Tupczynska, oboist Katarzyna Sokolowska, harpsichordist Marek Toporowski and UK's cellist Mark Caudle play two polonaises by W.F. Bach, C.F. Abel's sonata in E minor, op. 6, no. 3, and trio in G major, op 3, no. 1, C.P.E. Bach's trio D minor Wq 145, J.P. Kirnberger's "The Fugue", J.L. Krebs' "Sonata da Camera" in E minor, no. 4, J.C. Bach's quintet in D major, op. 22, no. 1, in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at noon (free admission).
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis with Italy’s conductor Alessandro Moccia render Haydn’s Die sieben letzten Worte oratorio in the Krakow National Museum's Galeria Sztuki Polskiej XIX wieku in the Cloth Hall amid Rynek Glowny entral square at 6 pm (admission 80 PLN).
Krakow's Academy of Music Baroque Orchestra plays Georg Philipp Telemann's "Ouverture Alla Francese" in D major, TWV 40:8, "Ouverture des Nations anciens et modernes" in G major,  TWV 55:G4, "Ouverture a 2 Violons/Taille/& la Chaconne 2 Flutes (a bec)/avec Basse)" in F minor,  TWV 55:f1, and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's Sinfonia no. 5 in B minor (for baron Gottfried van Swieten), Wq.182/5, in Aula Florianka, 8 Basztowa street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Stanislaw Moniuszko's 'Halka' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Poland's QFERAU sextet perform ethno jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
March 17th, Tuesday: Krakow’s Beethoven Academy Orchestra with conductor Massimiliano Caldi plus Russia’s pianist Yulianna Avdeeva render Ludwig van Beethoven’s Coriolan overture op. 62, Edvard Grieg’s piano concerto in A minor op. 16, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s piano concerto in A major K. 488, and Johannes Brahms symphony no. 3 in  F op. 90 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
Krakow’s pianist Julia Kociuban plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s sonata in E sharp major op. 27 no. 1 “Quasi una fantasia” plus Frederic Chopin’s sonata in H minor op. 58 in the Jagiellonian Library, 22 Mickiewicza street, at noon.
Krakow's jazz quintet, Hi-Five, performs standards in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
March 18th, Wednesday: USA’s renowned Alexander String Quartet play Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s string quartet in F major K. 590, Dmitri Shostakovich’s string quartet no. 4 in D major op. 83, and Ludwig van Beethoven’s string quartet in A minor op. 132 in the Krakow National Museum’s Galeria Sztuki Polskiej XIX wieku in the Cloth Hall amid Rynek Glowny entral square at 7:30 pm.
March 19th, Thursday: USA’s renowned Alexander String Quartet play Ludwig van Beethoven’s string quartets in G major op. 18 no. 2 and C flat minor op. 131 plus Johannes Brahms’s string quartet in C minor op. 51 no. 1 in the Krakow National Museum’s Galeria Sztuki Polskiej XIX wieku in the Cloth Hall amid Rynek Glowny entral square at 7:30 pm.
Poland’s pianist Mariusz Klimsiak and Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis play Chopin’s piano concerto and Schubert’s Unfinished symphony in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow’s Beethoven Academy Orchestra and the Wawel Cathedral Mixed Choir plus singers Anna Witczak and Katarzyna Nowicka perform Abel Korzeniowski’s contemporary music accompanying the screening of Fritz Lang’s Metropolis classic silent film of 1927 in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission 150 PLN).
Poland's band, Balkanscream, perform music jazzy inspired by Balkan tunes in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
Jazz concert features Art-Kapella ALEXANDER in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 8 pm (admission 25 PLN).
March 20th, Friday: Krakow Opera Company produces Richard Strauss's 'Ariadne auf Naxos' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Jazz concert features Krakow’s Elokwencja duo in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 8 p.m. (free admission).
Poland’s singer Anna Gertner performs Pollish pop songs of the late 20th century in Srodmiejski Osrodek Kultury culture center, 2 Mikolajska street at Maly Rynek square (upstairs), at 7 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
March 21st, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Daniel Smith plus Poland’s pianists Anna Boczar and Bartlomiej Kominek render Ludwig van Beethoven’s The Creatures of Prometheus overture, Max Bruch’s concerto for two pianos in A sharp major op. 88a, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s symphony in E sharp major KV 543 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s singers Mariusz Godlewski and Szymon Fecica with instrumentalists and the Polish Radio Choir perform Arvo Part’s St. John’s Passion in Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 7 pm.
Jazz concert features Ed Cherry Special Trio of New York’s guitarist Ed Cherry plus Poland’s bassist Adam „Szabas” Kowalewski and drummer Arek Skolik in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Poland’s band, Diplomatik Groove, performs funky music in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
March 22nd, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces Richard Strauss's 'Ariadne auf Naxos' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Krakow's pop singer Agnieszka Chrzanowska gives a recital in Piwnica Pod Baranami club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 7 pm.
March 23rd, Monday: Krakow’s sopranos Bozena Kielbinska, Malgorzata Hyzy, and Aleksandra Sotnicka sing operetta music in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 6 p.m. (admission 25 PLN).
Traditional jazz and swing jam takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
March 24th, Tuesday: Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis plays music by Gabrieli, Lassus, and Zielenski in the Krakow National Museum’s Galeria Sztuki Polskiej XIX wieku in the Cloth Hall amid Rynek Glowny entral square at 6 pm.
Poland’s pianist Mikolaj Piotr Alochna gives a recital in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 8 pm.
Poland's Just Jazz quartet play Dixieland jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
Concert of operatic music takes place in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm.
March 25th, Wednesday: Groove jam takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (free admission).
March 26th, Thursday: Czech Republic’s violinist Josef Spacek and the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Jiri Belohlavek render Bohuslav Martinu’s Memorial to Lidice H. 296, Josef Suk’s fantasia in G minor op. 24, and Antonin Dvorak’s symphony no. 7 in D minor op. 70 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
March 27th, Friday: Krakow Opera Company produces Giuseppe Verdi's 'Il Trovatore' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Poland’s band, Kontrabanda, performs blues with singer-guitarist Jacek Dewodzki in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow's veteran crooner Mieczyslaw Swiecicki sings in Piwnica Pod Baranami club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 7 pm
March 28th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe plus Poland’s soprano Katarzyna Holysz and baritone Adam Kruszewski perform Richard Strauss’s Death and Transfiguration op. 24 and Vier letzte Lieder plus Gabriel Faure’s Requiem in d minor op. 47 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow’s quintet, Orkiestra Miasta Krakowa, play Corelli’s Concerto grosso op. 6 no. 9, Morricone’s Once Upon a Time in America, Bach’s Brandenburg concerto no. 3, Arlen’s Over the Rainbow, Piazzolla’s Oblivion, Mozart’s Divertimento no. 3, Morricone’s The Mission, Gardel’s Por una cabeza, Schnittke’s Polka, Williams’s Schindler’s List theme, and Vivaldi’s Winter - in the Old Synagogue, 24 Szeroka street, at 6 pm (admission 60 PLN).
Canada’s pop star Garou performs in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission 349 PLN).
Poland’s jazz singer Joanna Slusarczyk, Quattrofonia string quartet, and Niteline Jazz combo perform standards in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
March 29th, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces Giuseppe Verdi's 'Il Trovatore' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Poland's Malgorzata Zuber Quintet perform jazz standards in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 8 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
Poland's pop singer Justyna Panfilewicz gives recital in Srodmiejski Osrodek Kultury culture center, 2 Mikolajska street at Maly Rynek square (upstairs), at 7 pm (admission 35 PLN).
March 30th, Monday: Italy’s I Barocchisti ensemble and Krakow’s Capelli Cracoviensis Chamber Choir with conductor Diego Fasolis plus soloist singers Yuriy Minenko as Isacco, Edgardo Rocha as Abramo, Carlo Lepore as Gamari, Lucia Cirillo as Sara, and Roberta Mameli as Angelo render Niccolo Jommelli’s oratorio “Isacco, figura del Redentore” in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 160 PLN).
March 31st, Tuesday: Belgium’s Huelgas Ensemble with conductor Paul van Nevel perform Cipriano de Rore’s Passio Domini nostri Jesu Christi secundum Johannem in Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm (admission 160 PLN).

  • Concerts of classical music for tourists take place every day in Kosciol Sw. Wojciecha church on the Rynek Glowny central square and Kosciol Sw. Sw. Piotra i Pawla church, 52 Grodzka street, at 7 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. respectively. 

  • Concerts of Chopin's music for tourists take place in Dom Polonii at 15 Grodzka street on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. 

April 2015 entertainment events in Krakow.

April 1st, Wednesday: Spain’s ensembles, La Capella Reial de Catalunya and Hesperion XXI, with conductor Jordi Savall perform Le Llibre Vermell de Montserrat by various composers in Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm (admission 160 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's 'Teresica - una pasion' show based on Spanish Renaissance love songs, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
April 2nd,
Maundy Thursday: Soprano Sunhae Im, alto Christophe Dumaux, tenor Sebastian Kohlhepp, and bass Johannes Weisser plus Germany‘s Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin and RIAS Kammerchor with conductor Rene Jacobs render Johann Sebastian Bach’s Johannes-Passion BWV 245 in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm (admission 160 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's 'Teresica - una pasion' show based on Spanish Renaissance love songs, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
April 3rd,
Good Friday: Italy’s Academia Montis Regalis orchestra with conductor Alessandro de Marchi plus singers Jose Maria Lo Monaco as La Vergine, Anicio Zorzi Giustiniani as S. Giovanni, Carlo Vincenzo Allemano as Gioseffo, and Luigi De Donato as Nicodemo perform Bernardo Pasquini’s oratorio La sete di Cristo in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 160 PLN).
April 4th, Saturday:
France’s Les Talens Lyriques ensemble with conductor Christophe Rousset perform Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s and Francois Couperin’s Lecons de tenebres  in the Wieliczka Salt Mine’s Kaplica Sw. Kingi chapel (underground), at 7 pm (admission 160 PLN).
Krakow’s quintet, Orkiestra Miasta Krakowa, play Corelli’s Concerto grosso op. 6 no. 9, Morricone’s Once Upon a Time in America, Bach’s Brandenburg concerto no. 3, Arlen’s Over the Rainbow, Piazzolla’s Oblivion, Mozart’s Divertimento no. 3, Morricone’s The Mission, Gardel’s Por una cabeza, Schnittke’s Polka, Williams’s Schindler’s List theme, and Vivaldi’s Winter - in the Old Synagogue, 24 Szeroka street, at 6 pm (admission 60 PLN).
April 5th,
Easter Sunday: Italy’s Accademia Bizantina ensemble and Capella Cracoviensis chamber choir with conductor Ottavio Dantone plus singers Berit Solset as Iphis, Martin Vanberg as Jephta, Delphine Galou as Storge, Andrew Ashwin as Zebula, and Rupert Enticknap as Hamor perform George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Jephtha HWV 70 in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm (admission 160 PLN).
April 10th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus Poland’s flutist Magdalena di Blasio render Stanislaw Moniuszko’s Fairytale, Jacques Ibert’s concerto for flute and orchestra, and Modest Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7.30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN)
April 11th, Saturday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus Poland’s Magdalena di Blasio render Stanislaw Moniuszko’s Fairytale, Jacques Ibert’s concerto for flute and orchestra, and Modest Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN) 
Poland’s band, Futurethno, performs ethno jazz in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
April 12th, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
April 14th, Tuesday: Krakow Opera Company produces its children's show, 'The Forest Book', in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 10 am and again at noon.
April 15th, Wednesday: Concert of classical music for piano and trumpet takes place in the Franciscan monastery, Franciszkanska street and Planty gardens, at 11 am.
April 16th, Thursday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus Poland’s percussionist Ryszard Haba play Joseph Schwantner’s concerto for percussion and orchestra and Benjamin Britten’s variations and fugue on Purcell theme op. 34 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
April 17th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra plus Poland’s percussionist Ryszard Haba play Joseph Schwantner’s concerto for percussion and orchestra and Benjamin Britten’s variations and fugue on Purcell theme op. 34 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Bizet's 'Carmen' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
UK’s pop star Robbie Williams performs his Let Me Entertain You Tour in Krakow Arena at Lema street (admission 249 PLN).
April 18th, Saturday: Krakow Horn Quartet play music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Nikolai Rimski-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Astor Piazzolla, Henry Mancini, Carlos Gardel, Ennio Morricone, Klaus Badelt, Nacio Herb Brown, Louis Armstrong, and John Williams in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow’s jazz duo of vocalist Marek Balata and guitarist Krzysztof Scieranski perform in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
April 19th, Sunday: Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis and soloist singers render Handel’s Sosarme opera in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 6 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Bizet's 'Carmen' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Ukraine’s Lviv Opera and Ballet produces Ludwig Minkus’s “Don Quixote” ballet in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 3 pm (admission 140 PLN).
April 21st, Tuesday: Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis and soloist singers render Handel’s Sosarme opera in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 7 pm.
April 22nd, Wednesday: Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis and soloist singers render highlights of Handel’s Sosarme opera in the Franciscan monastery, Franciszkanska street and Planty gardens, at 11 am.
April 24th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Tatsuya Shimono render Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 6 in h minor op. 74 Pathetique in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7.30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Sergei Prokofiev's 'The Love for Three Oranges' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
April 25th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Tatsuya Shimono render Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 6 in h minor op. 74 Pathetique in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
New York’s Metropolitan Opera’s production of Pietro Mascagni's "Cavalleria rusticana" is transmitted live in Kijow.Centrum playhouse, 34 al. Krasinskiego, at 6:15 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Sergei Prokofiev's 'The Love for Three Oranges' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Krakow’s acts perform blues in Dali restaurant, 21 Mazowiecka street (entry at Cieszynska street), at 8.30 pm (admission 29 PLN).
April 29th, Wednesday: Krakow Philharmonic Choir with conductor Gary Graden render Johann Sebastian Bach’s Der Geist hilft unser Schwachehit auf, Anders Hillborg’s Muoaiyioum, Michael Waldenby’s Hominis dies, Hans Schanderl’sTraumtanze, Einojuhani Rautavaara’s Die erste Elegie, Ingvar Lidholm’s a riveder le stelle, Bo Hansson’s Lighten mine eyes in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7.30 pm.
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis  plays  Beethoven’s septet in E sharp major in the Franciscan monastery, Franciszkanska street and Planty gardens, at 11 am.

Events in Krakow in May 2015 and beyond

Some Worthwhile Temporary Exhibitions in Krakow

In the Space of the Dragon. Chinese Art from the Collections of the National Museum in Krakow.

Some 400 exhibits showing China's art and handcrafts from the Han Dynasty, year 200 BC to the Quing Dynasty (from 1644 to 1911).
National Museum in Krakow, the Main Hall at 1, 3 Maja street, from February 19th, 2015.


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 in 2012

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In the proximity of Krakow

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


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