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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: 
Neil Burger's "Divergent" with Shallene Woodley, Theo James, and Ashley Judd. James Franco's "As I Lay Dying" with James Franco, Tim Blake Nelson, and Jim Parrack. Daniel Stamm's "13 Sins" with Mark Webber, Rutina Wesley, and Devon Grey. Randall Wallace's "Heaven Is for Real" with Greg Kinnear, Connor Corum, and Kelly Reilly. Christopher Specer's "Son of God" with Diogo Morgado, Greg Hicks, and Adrian Schiller. Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel" with Ralph Fiennes, Tony Revolori, and Adrien Brody. Anthony and Joe Russo's "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" with Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, and Scaerlett Jophansson. Darren Aronofsky's "Noah" with Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, and Ray Winstone. Chris Mason Johnson's "Test" with Scott Marlowe and Matthew Ritch. James Bobin's "Muppets Most Wanted" with Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, and TY Burrell. 
British: Steve Knight's "Locke" with Tim Hardy.
Korean/American/Czech
/French: 
Bong Joon-Ho's "Snowpiercer" with Jamie Bell, Kang-ho Song, and John Hurt.
Polish: Krzysztof Skonieczny's "Hardkor Disco" with Marcin Kowalczyk, Jasmina Polak, and Agnieszka Wlosinska. Mikolaj Haremski's "Gabriel" with Jan Rotowski, Natan Czyzewski, and Jowita Chwalek.   

Krakow events

Krakow Events in April 2014.

/Further below please find Krakow's selected events in May 2014/

See other Krakow events in 2014

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

April 25th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Poland’s guitarist Pawel Kwasny play Emmanuel Chabrier’s Espana, Joaquin Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez, Enrique Granados’s 3 Danzas Espagnolas (1912), Izaak Albeniz’s Suite espanola op. 47 nos 3, 7, and 8 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 p.m. (admission 25 PLN).
UK’s Ealing Benedictine Abbey Choir sings music by Pawel Kukaszewski and Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki in Kosciol Mariacki church (St. Mary's basilica), Rynek Glowny central square, at 7:15 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s Ara Ensemble and iAmadrums ensemble perform contemporary classical music in Akademia Muzyczna conservatoire, 43 Sw. Tomasza street at Planty gardens, at 7 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Sergei Prokofiev’s ‘Love of Three Oranges’ {premiere) in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m. (admission 120 PLN).
Poland's jazz quartet of saxophonist Piotr Baron, pianist Pawel Kaczmarczyk, bassist Maciej Adamczak, and drummer Lukasz Zyta play bebop and hard bop in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Poland’s pop jazz quintet, Stela Squat, perform in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
Jazz concert features Krakow’s Jakub Plamitzer and Jarema Pogwizd in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 8 pm (free admission).
Poland's blues band, Aeroblus, performs in Stary Port club, 27 Straszewskiego street and Jablonowskich street, at 8 pm. (free admission).
Poland’s rock band, Riverside, performs in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 8 pm (admission 55 PLN).
Poland’s rock band, Clock Machine, performs in Lizard King, 11a Sw. Tomasza street, at 8 pm (admission 15 PLN).
Poland’s alt pop acts Armando Suzette and Rycerzyki perform in Cheder Cafe, 36 Jozefa street, at 8 pm.
Poland's pop singer Elzbieta Czyz gives recital in Srodmiejski Osrodek Kultury culture center, 2 Mikolajska street at Maly Rynek square (upstairs), at 7 p.m. (admission 20 PLN).
Poland's folk band, Zywiolak, gives a concert in Piekny Pies club, 9 Bozego Ciala street, at 8 pm (admission 25 PLN).
UK’s Matt Cantor of Freestylers and Teddy Killerz spin dnb in Fabryka club, 23 Zablocie street, at 9 pm.
April 26th, Saturday:
Concert commemorating John Paul II features Poland’s sopranos Danuta Dudzinska and Ewelina Hanska plus baritone Wieslaw Bednarek and tenor Andrzej Kalinin in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7 pm (admission 90 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Sergei Prokofiev’s ‘Love of Three Oranges’ in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m. (admission 120 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).
Krakow’s soprano Bozena Kielbinska and baritone Andrzej Biegun sing opera and operetta music in Pod Gruszka club, 1 Szczepanska street and Slawkowska street, at 6 p.m. (admission 25 PLN).
Metropolitan Opera's production of Mozart’s 'Cosi fan tutte' is screened live in Kijow.Centrum playhouse, 34 Krasinskiego street, at 6:45 pm (admission 57 PLN).
Poland’s Sliwa, Palka, Wszolek, Palka Quartet play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
Poland's Latin jazz vocalist Marita Alban Juarez, pianist Pawel Kaczmarczyk, bassist Andrzej Swies, percussionist Tomas Celis Sanchez, and drummer Jose Manuel Alban Juarez perform bossa nova in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Open-air concert commemorating John Paul II features Poland’s pop acts Golec uOrkiestra, Edyta Geppert, Halina Frackowiak, Natalia Kukulska, Monika Kuszynska, Alicja Majewska, Ryszard Rynkowski, Anna Wyszkoni, Zygmunt Staszczyk, Mieczyslaw Szczesniak, and others on meadows next to John Paul II Sactuary, 3 Marcika street, at 7 pm (free admission).
UK’s hiphop act Virus Syndicate perform in Fabryka club, 23 Zablocie street, at 9 pm (admission 45 PLN).
UK’s pop act Daddy G of Massive Attack band performs trip-hop in Rotunda club, 1 Oleandry street, at 10 pm (admission 70 PLN).
Poland’s rock band, Lebowski, performs in Zascianek club 4 Rostafinskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Polish-Israeli band, Lemon Trio, performs blues rock in Stary Port club, 27 Straszewskiego street and Jablonowskich street, at 8 pm (free admission).
The Netherlands’ Black Sun Empire duo of DJs spin D'n'B in Forty Kleparz club, 2 Kamienna street, at 10 pm.
April 27th, Sunday:
Concert of classical music features Krakow's organist Jan Baciak and Psalmodia choir in Kosciol Sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 p.m. (free admission).
UK’s Ealing Benedictine Abbey Choir sings music by Pawel Kukaszewski and Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki in Tyniec Abbey, 37 Benedyktynska street, at 4 pm (free admission).
Georgia’s Anchiskhati choir sings traditional Georgian music in Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Open-air concert commemorating St. John Paul II features Krakow’s singers Marek Balata, Marta Bizon, Przemyslaw Branny, Lidia Jazgar, Renata Przemyk, Anna Radwan, Beata Rybotycka, Joanna Slowinska, Magda Steczkowska, Anna Szalapak, Anna Treter, Zbigniew Wodecki, Andrzej and Jacek Zielinski, Kroke trio, and Italy’s Amedeo Manghi plus Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra and Krakow Young Philharmonics Choir - on Maly Rynek square at 6 pm. (free admission).
Poland’s Pedro y Mari duo plus saxophonist Wojciech Lichtanski perform bossa nova in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
Poland's trio of pianist Kuba Pluzek, bassist Maciej Adamczak, and drummer Grzegorz Maslowski play jazz standards in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland's alt pop band, Bielizna, gives a concert in Piekny Pies club, 9 Bozego Ciala street, at 8 pm (admission 25 PLN).
April 28th, Monday: Krakow's mezzo-soprano Aleksandra Sotnicka and tenor Dariusz Palonek sing popular operetta arias and duets in DK Podgorze culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s trio of violinist Dominika Rusinowska, pianist Mateusz Gaweda, and bassist Kuba Dworak play jazzy imrovised music in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
Krakow’s young jazzmen perform in Lizard King club, 11a sw. Tomasza street, at 8 pm.
Traditional jazz and swing jam takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
April 29th, Tuesday: Krakow Opera Company produces Sergei Prokofiev’s ‘Love of Three Oranges’ in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m. (admission 120 PLN).
China’s soprano Sandra Ng, pianist Shing Wai Leung, and The UIC Orchestra perform in the Jagiellonian University's Auditorium Maximum, 35 Krupnicza street, at 7 p.m. (free admission).
USA’s jazz guitarist Mark Whitfield and Slovakia’s AMC Trio perform in Rotunda club, 1 Oleandry street, at 7 pm.
Poland’s J.T.Quartet of saxophonist Jakub Tybulczuk, pianist Mateusz Sobiechowski, bassist Dawid Czernik, and drummer Grzegorz Palka play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
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).
April Polish and American blues band, Grey Zone American Blues, perfoms in Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
April 30th, Wednesday: Krakow Opera Company produces Sergei Prokofiev’s ‘Love of Three Oranges’ in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m. (admission 120 PLN).
Poland’s Marcin Banaszek Trio play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
Jazz jam takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
Sweden's rock band, Cult of Luna, performs post metal in Fabryka club, 23 Zablocie street, at 7 pm (admission 80 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. 

May 2014 entertainment events in Krakow.

May 1st, Thursday, Labor Day: Poland’s Marcin Banaszek Trio play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 2nd, Friday:
Poland’s Silberman Trio play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 3rd, Saturday,
Constitution Day: Concert of Polish patriotic songs features Krakow’s Young Philharmonics youth orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic Choir, and baritone Marcin Wolak in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Poland's jazz pianist Pawel Kaczmarczyk, saxophonist Olaf Wegier, guitarist Lukasz Belcyr, bassist Michal Baranski, percussionist Tomas Celis Sanchez, and drummer Pawel Dobrowolski play funk and groove in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Poland’s Silberman Trio play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 4th, Sunday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Verdi's 'La Traviata' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m. (admission 120 PLN).
Poland’s jazz trio, Confusion Project, of pianist Michal Ciesielski, bassist Piotr Gierszewski, and drummer Adam Golicki play fusion in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 5th, Monday:
Poland’s jazz trio, Confusion Project, of pianist Michal Ciesielski, bassist Piotr Gierszewski, and drummer Adam Golicki play fusion in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 6th, Tuesday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Verdi's 'La Traviata' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m. (admission 120 PLN).
Poland’s J.T.Quartet of saxophonist Jakub Tybulczuk, pianist Mateusz Sobiechowski, bassist Dawid Czernik, and drummer Grzegorz Palka play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 7th, Wednesday:
Poland’s top jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stanko and pianist Marcin Masecki play in Alchemia club, 5 Estery street at Plac Nowy square, at 7 pm and again at 9 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Krakow’s pianist Wojciech Groborz plays in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 8th, Thursday:
Poland’s Duo Granat of pianists Tamara Granat and Bartłomiej Kominek plus violinist Janusz Wawrowski and cellist Rafal Kwiatkowski tangos by Piazzolla i Cortazar in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Poland’s Gabriel Niedziela Quintet play mainstream jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
May 9th, Friday:
Singers David Hansen as Paris, Raffaella Milanesi as Helen, Paolo Lopez as Amor, and Yetzabel Arias Fernandez as Pallas plus Krakow's Capella Cracoviensis ensemble perform Christoph Willibald Gluck's “Paride ed Elena” opera in Teatr Slowackiego theater, 1 Plac Sw. Ducha square and Szpitalna street, at at 7 p.m.
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra, Choir, and Boys Choir, Jagiellonian University Choir, Germany’s Nuremberg Music Academy Choir, and Poland’s Don Diri Don children choir plus soprano Elzbieta Towarnicka, tenor Alfons Brandl, and bass-baritone Marcin Wolak perform Stanisław Moniuszko’s mazurka of The Haunted Manor opera, Giuseppe Verdi’s Va pensiero of Nabucco opera, and Carl Orff’s Carmina burana  in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 p.m. (admission 50 PLN).
Poland’s Gabriel Niedziela Quintet play mainstream jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces its children's show, 'The Secrets of the Forest Book', in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 10 am and again at noon (admission 25 PLN).
May 10th, Saturday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra, Choir, and Boys Choir, Jagiellonian University Choir, Germany’s Nuremberg Music Academy Choir, and Poland’s Don Diri Don children choir plus soprano Elzbieta Towarnicka, tenor Alfons Brandl, and bass-baritone Marcin Wolak perform Stanisław Moniuszko’s mazurka of The Haunted Manor opera, Giuseppe Verdi’s Va pensiero of Nabucco opera, and Carl Orff’s Carmina burana  in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 p.m. (admission 50 PLN).
Metropolitan Opera's production of Rossini’s 'Cinderella' is screened live in Kijow.Centrum playhouse, 34 Krasinskiego street, at 6:45 pm (admission 57 PLN).
Poland’s Miedzy Udami trio of guitarist Jacek Dlugosz, pianist Ignacy Matuszewski, and bassist Mateusz Frankiewicz play jazz standards in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 11th, Sunday:
Poland’s Adam Jarzmik Trio play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
May 12th, Monday:
Poland’s Mateusz Gawęda Trio play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
May 13th, Tuesday:
Poland’s Palka/Mika Quartet play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 14th, Wednesday:
Poland’s Palka/Mika Quartet play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 15th, Thursday:
Jazz concert features Poland’s Marcelina Gawron Quintet in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 16th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with Italy’s conductor Massimiliano Caldi plus Poland’s violinist Wieslaw Kwasny, cellist Marcin Zdunik, and pianist Aleksandra Swigut play Paolo Boggio’s The Stained Glass Island II, Ludwig van Beethoven’s concerto for piano, violin, and cello in C major op. 56, and Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 4 in f minor op. 36 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Gaetano Donizetti's opera L’elisir d’amore in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m (admission 120 PLN).
Italy’s jazz quintet, ACB aka Alex Carpani Band, perform in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 40 PLN).
May 17th, Saturday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with Italy’s conductor Massimiliano Caldi plus Poland’s violinist Wieslaw Kwasny, cellist Marcin Zdunik, and pianist Aleksandra Swigut play Paolo Boggio’s The Stained Glass Island II, Ludwig van Beethoven’s concerto for piano, violin, and cello in C major op. 56, and Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 4 in f minor op. 36 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 p.m. (admission 50 PLN).
Concert of operatic choral music takes place at the Aviation Museum, 17 Jana Pawla II avenue, at 7 pm.
Poland’s Pedro y Mari duo plus saxophonist Wojciech Lichtanski perform bossa nova in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 18th, Sunday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Gaetano Donizetti's opera L’elisir d’amore in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m (admission 120 PLN).
Poland’s jazz quartet of pianist Sebastian Zawadzki, saxophonist Jacek Pietrzak, drummer Albert Karch, and bassist Pawel Wszolek play in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 19th, Monday:
Jazz concert features Afropean Project in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
May 20th, Tuesday:
Poland’s jazz quartet, Enigmatic Band, play in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 21st, Wednesday:
Poland’s Atom String Quartet play its music from albums "Fade In" and "Places" in the Jagiellonian University's Collegium Novum, 24 Golebia street at Planty gardens, at 7 p.m. (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow’s pianist Wojtek Groborz plays jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm.
May 22nd, Thursday:
Poland’s pop jazz quintet, Stela Squat, perform in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 23rd, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Choir sings Anton Bruckner’s motets Locus Iste, Os Justi, Ave Maria, Pange Lingua, Vexilla Regis, Virga Jesse, and Christus Factus Est, Stanislaw Moniuszko’s Offertorium in D major, Tadeusz Szeligowski’s Regina Coeli Laetare, Tadeusz Zygfryd Kassern’s Copernican Motets op. 19, and Pawel Lukaszewski’s Nunc Dimittis in Kosciol Dominikanow church, 12 Stolarska street and Plac Dominikanski square, at 8:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's musical show "Teresica", based on Spanish Renaissance songs, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 8 pm.
Poland’s Dominika Rusinowska Quartet of violinist Dominika Rusinowska, pianist Mateusz Sobiechowski, bassist Adam Tadel, and drummer Jozef Rusinowski play jazz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 p.m. (admission 15 PLN).
May 24th, Saturday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with Poland’s conductor-violinist Piotr Plawner render Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Divertimento in F -major KV 138, Joseph Haydn’s violin concerto in G major Hob. VIIa:4, and Franz Schubert’s Rondo in A major D. 438 and symphony no. 5 in B major D. 485 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 p.m. (admission 50 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Rossini’s ‘Cinderella’ in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 p.m. (admission 60 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).
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's musical show "Teresica", based on Spanish Renaissance songs, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 8 pm.
Jazz concert features Poland’s cellist Agata Kurzyk playing solo  in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 25th, Sunday:
Concert of classical music features organist Renate Stivrina and Fresco Sonare Chamber Orchestra in Kosciol Sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 p.m. (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Rossini’s ‘Cinderella’ in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 p.m. (admission 60 PLN).
Jazz concert features Italy's Zingaros trio of guitarist Alejandro Montero, violist David Macchione, and accordionist Alexander Garate playing tangos and gypsy music in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
May 26th, Monday: Jazz concert features Norway’s MOPTI quintet in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Charity concert takes place in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 p.m.
May 27th, Tuesday:
Jazz concert features Norway’s MOPTI quintet in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN). 
May 28th, Wednesday: Krakow Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra, violinist Pawel Wajrak, flutist Wieslaw Surulo, French horn player Adam Kozlowski, cellist Franciszek Pall, violinists Marta Gidaszewska and Antoni Ingielewicz plus Cracovia Danza Court Ballet and Releve Children Ballet perform fragments of Antonio Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Johann Sebastian Bach’s concerto for two violins BWV 1043 plus Coffee Ballet based on Bach’s Coffee Cantata in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 5 p.m. (admission 25 PLN).
Jazz concert features MikolajGruszecki Trio in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 29th, Thursday: Jazz concert features MikolajGruszecki Trio in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 15 PLN).
May 30th, Friday: Poland’s organist Roman Perucki and pianist Janusz Olejniczak play music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Marcel Dupre, Cesar Franck, Alexandre Guilmant, and Julius Reubke in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's musical show "Teresica", based on Spanish Renaissance songs, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm.
Israel’s guitarist Ori Dakar plays jazzy world music in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Steven Markwick's 'The Little Lord', in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 11 am (admission 50 PLN).
May 31st, Saturday: Poland’s top singer-songwriter Grzegorz Turnau plus Krakow Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra, oboist Mariusz Pedzialek, keyboardist Michal Jurkiewicz, bassist Robert Kubiszyn, and percussionist Cezary Konrad perform Grzegorz Turnau’s music in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 p.m. (admission 60 PLN).
Israel’s guitarist Ori Dakar plays jazzy world music in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Steven Markwick's 'The Little Lord', in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).

Events in Krakow in June 2014 and beyond

Some Worthwhile Temporary Exhibitions in Krakow

Maksymilian Gierymski.

The exhibition shows paintings by Maksymilian Gierymski (born 1846, died 1874), one the finest Polish artist of the 19th century. Vivid genre scenes among poetic landscapes.
National Museum in Krakow, the Main Hall at 1, 3 Maja street, April 25th through August 10th, 2014.


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


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