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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:
Cedric Nicolas-Troyan's "The Huntsman: Winter's War" with Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, and Emily Blunt. Marielle Heller's "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" with Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, and Martin Henderson. Michael Tiddes's "Fifty Shades of Black" with Marlon Wayans and Kali Hawk. Kirk Jones's "My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2" with Nia Vardalos, Michael Constantine, and Lainie Kazan. Harold Cronk's "God Is Not Dead 2" with Melissa Joan Hart, David A.R. White, and Jesse Metcalfe. Zack Snyder's "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" with Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, and Jesse Eisenberg. 
American/Maroccan: Werner Herzog's "Queen of the Desert " with Nicole Kidman, James Franco, and Robert Pattison.
British: Ben Wheatley's "High Rise" with Tom Hiddleston, Sienna Miller, and Jeremy Irons.
Israeli: Natalie Portman's "A Tale of Love and Darkness" with Natalie Portman, Gilad Kahama, and Amir Tessler.
Polish: Radoslaw Markiewicz's "Gejsza" with Konrad Eleryk, Marta Zmuda Trzebiatowska, and Agnieszka Wiedlocha.   

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Krakow Events in May 2016.

/Further below please find Krakow's selected events in June 2016/

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

May 1st, Sunday, Labor Day: Poland's organist Andrzej Bialko plus the Polish Radio Choir with conductor Szymon Wyrzykowski render Marek Jasinski's "Magnificant" for female choir and organ, "Sanctus" for mixed choir and "Kyrie" for mixed and male choirs ("Requiem"), "Gloria" for mixed choir, "Psalm no. 100" for mixed choir, “Alleluia" for mixed choir, "Dona nobis pacem" for mixed choir, and "Lux et veritas" for choir and organ in Skalka's Sanctuary church, 15 Skaleczna street, at 6:30 pm (free admission).
UK’s German-born composer and pianist Max Richter, Norway’s violinist Mari Samuelsen, The UK Ensemble, and Krakow’s Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra play music from albums “Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi - The Four Seasons” and “The Blue Notebooks”  in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm (admission 130 PLN).
May 2nd, Monday:
USA's ambient/trip hop duo, Arms and Sleepers, spin in Szpitalna 1 club, 1 Szpitalna street, at 8 pm.
May 3rd, Tuesday,
Constitution Day: Concert Hans Zimmer Live on Tour features the composer’s blockbuster cinematic music in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7 pm.
May 4th, Wednesday:
Poland’s Kroke trio and jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stanko plus percussionist Slawek Berny play in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission 130 PLN).
May 6th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with Canada’s conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe plus Canada’s cellist Jeremy Findlay render Antonín Dvorak’s cello concerto in H minor and Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 4 op. 36 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow's young pianist Szymon Nehring plays S. Rachmaninoff's etudes op. 39, F. Chopin's mazurkas op. 33 and etudes op. 25 in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Poland’s Motion Trio of accordionists plus Aukso orchestra play in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Poland's rock band, K-essence, performs in Piekny Pies club, 9 Bozego Ciala street, at 8 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Stven Markwick’s “Little Lord” musical in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 11 am (admission 50 PLN).
May 7th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with Canada’s conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe plus Canada’s cellist Jeremy Findlay render Antonín Dvorak’s cello concerto in H minor and Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s symphony no. 4 op. 36 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
A classical concert features soprano Christine Reber, alto Carmen Mammoser, tenor Jorg Aldag, bass-baritone Joachim Kunz and pianist Christian Doring plus the Robert Bosch Choir with conductor Ulrich Waddorfer performing music by F. Mendelssohn and A. Dvorak in the Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street, at 8 pm (admission 30 PLN).
USA's Lucky Chops brass band plays in Rotunda club, 1 Oleandry street, at 6 pm (admission 70 PLN).
Poland's pop acts Cochise, Brodka, Dawid Podsiadlo, Strachy Na Lachy, and Coma perform in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 5 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Stven Markwick’s “Little Lord” musical in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
May 8th, Sunday: Poland's violinist Maciek Motoczynski plus Krakow's Schola Cantorum Cracoviensis choir and Denmark's Faaborgkoret choir with conductor Eva Kongsted Simony perform early and contemporary Scandinavian music in the Kosciol sw. Anny church, 11 sw. Anny street, at 1:30 pm (free admission).
Poland's guitarist Jakub Kosciuszko plays music by J.S. Bach, F. Mendelssohn, L. Zaleski, D. Bogdanovic and A.C. Jobim in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Stven Markwick’s “Little Lord” musical in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
May 9th, Monday: Krakow's Airis Quartet render L. van Beethoven's string quartet in F minor op. 95 and F. Mendelssohn string quartet no. 1 in A minor op. 13 in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
May 10th, Tuesday: Germany's organist Ullrich Bohme plays music by J.S. Bach, F. Mendelssohn, and M. Reger in the Bazylika Trojcy Swietej church (oo. Dominikanow - the Dominikan Abbey), 12 Stolarska street, at 8:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Stven Markwick’s “Little Lord” musical in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 11 am (admission 50 PLN).
May 11th, Wednesday: Poland’s violinists Anna Maria Staskiewicz and Maria Slawek, violist Katarzyna Budnik-Galazka, and cellists Rafal Kwiatkowski and Marcin Zdunik play Luigi Boccherini’s string quintet in D major Fandango and Franciszek Schubert’s string quintet in C major D956 in the Jagiellonian University's Collegium Novum, 24 Golebia street at Planty gardens, at 7 pm.
A classical concert features flautist Anatoly Kogan and pianist Konstanty Wilenski playing music by Ch.W. Gluck, J.S. Bach, W.A. Mozart, W. Popp, K. Wilenski, and A. Alabiew in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
May 12th, Thursday: USA's Phoenix Chamber Ensemble plays music by W.A. Mozart, S. Rachmaninoff, S. Barber, I. Zaretsky, I. Stravinsky, G. Gershwin, A. Schnittke, and A. Lavignac in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces its “Cabaret lunaire” show based on Arnold Schonberg's music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 40 PLN)
May 13th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Ola Rudner plus Czech Republic’s clarinetist Katerina Vachova and bassoonist Pavel Langpaul render Gustav Mahler’s Blumine, Richard Strauss’s Duett-Concertino for clarinet and bassoon, and Robert Schumann’s symphony no. 2 in C major op. 61 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow's young musicians perform music by F. Kreisler, N. Paganini, G. Silvestrini, G. Bacewicz, R. Maxwell, I.J. Paderewski, D. Popper, W. Popp, V. Monti, R. Kvistad, and S. Whibley in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Stanislaw Moniuszko’s “The Haunted Manor”, the Polish national opera, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Krakow Museums Night starts at 6 pm with free entry to all museums and special attractions at some of them.
May 14th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Ola Rudner plus Czech Republic’s clarinetist Katerina Vachova and bassoonist Pavel Langpaul render Gustav Mahler’s Blumine, Richard Strauss’s Duett-Concertino for clarinet and bassoon, and Robert Schumann’s symphony no. 2 in C major op. 61 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Russia's pianist Ruvim Ostrovsky renders W.A. Mozart's fantasy in C minor KV 396, F. Mendelssohn's fantasy in F sharp minor ("Scottish Sonata"), J. Brahms fantasies op. 116, L. van Beethoven's piano sonata no. 13 in E flat major and "The Moonlight Sonata" in C sharp minor in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces its “Cabaret lunaire” show based on Arnold Schonberg's music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 40 PLN)
May 15th, Sunday: A classical concert features Duo Stoica playing music by L. van Beethoven, E. Ysaye, B. Kosak, and N. Paganini in the Centrum Kultury Zydowskiej culture centre, 17 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Stanislaw Moniuszko’s “The Haunted Manor”, the Polish national opera, in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Italy’s veteran pop duo Al Bano and Romina Power perform in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 6 pm (admission 300 PLN).
May 18th, Wednesday: London’s Royal Ballet “Frankenstein” show by Liam Scarlett with Lowell Liebermann’s music is transmitted live in Multikino playhouse, 128 Dobrego Pasterza street, at 8:15 pm (admission 40 PLN).
May 20th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Antoni Wit plus Poland’s harpist Irena Czubek-Davidson and Serbia’s violinist Robert Lakatos render Alberto Ginastera’s harp concerto, Pablo Sarasate’s music for violin and orchestra, and Manuel de Falla‘s The Three-Cornered Hat suite in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Rossini’s “Il turco in Italia” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
May 21st, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Antoni Wit plus Poland’s harpist Irena Czubek-Davidson and Serbia’s violinist Robert Lakatos render Alberto Ginastera’s harp concerto, Pablo Sarasate’s music for violin and orchestra, and Manuel de Falla‘s The Three-Cornered Hat suite in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
May 22nd, Sunday: Krakow's young pianists Piotr Machnik, Mariola Cieniawa and Marian Sobula render, respectively, L. van Beethoven's sonata in E major op. 109, sonata in A flat major op. 110 and sonata in C minor op. 111 in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Rossini’s “Il turco in Italia” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
May 25th, Wednesday: Concert Scoring4Polanski features the Polish Radio National Symphonic Orchestra performing film music by Desplat, Goldsmith, Morricone, Kilar, Sarde. and Komeda in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm.
Belgium’s pop diva Lara Fabian performs in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 8 pm (admission from 199 PLN to 449 PLN).
May 26th, Thursday: Concert Cinematic Piano: Aleksander Debicz features Poland’s pianist Aleksander Debicz playing film music in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 5 pm.
Concert Wars and Kaper: Decomposition features Poland's jazz pianist Pawel Kaczmarczyk and his Audiofeeling Trio playing cinematic scores authored by Henryk Wars and Bronislaw Kaper in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm.
May 27th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Lukasz Borowicz render Krzysztof Meyer’s Sinfonia da Requiem and Joseph Haydn’s symphony no. 102 in B major in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Concert Gala alterFMF: Drone Sounds features Iceland’s bass guitarist Skuli Sverrison, France’s multi-instrumentalist  Thomas Bloch, and Poland’s AUKSO Chamber Orchestra with conductor Anthony Weeden playing cinematic scores authored by Joseph Trapanese, Johann Johannsson, Cliff Martinez, and Lukasz Targosz in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm.
May 28th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Lukasz Borowicz render Krzysztof Meyer’s Sinfonia da Requiem and Joseph Haydn’s symphony no. 102 in B major in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Giorgio Madia's “Cinderella” ballet show based on Gioacchino Rossini operatic music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
Poland’s Polish Radio Choir and Beethoven Academy Orchestra with conductor Frank Strobel play cinematic music by Powell, Gregson and Williams, Navarro, Giacchino, Desplat, and Zimmer in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 5 pm.
May 29th, Sunday: Krakow’s FMF Youth Orchestra plays cinematic scores by Ritmanis, McCuistion, and Carter in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at noon.
Krakow’s Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra with Switzerland’s conductor Ludwig Wicki play live the cinematic score while Raiders of the Lost Ark, the Indiana Jones movie, is screened in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Giorgio Madia's “Cinderella” ballet show based on Gioacchino Rossini operatic music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 5:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
May 30th, Monday: Concert Video Game Show: Wiedzmin 3 features Poland’s Pro Musica Mundi Choir and AUKSO Chamber Orchestra in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7 pm.
May 31st, Tuesday: Il Divo quartet of Spain’s baritone Carlos Marino plus three tenors: Switzerland’s Urs Buhler, USA’s David Miller, and France’s Sebastien Izambard perform in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 6 pm (admission 479 PLN)
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June 2016 entertainment events in Krakow.

June 1st, Wednesday: USA’s pop rock band, Maroon 5, performs in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7 pm (admission from 199 PLN to 419PLN).
June 3rd, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Georg Fritzsch plays Johannes Brahms’s Haydn Variations op. 56 and Max Reger’s Variations and Fugue on Mozart Theme op. 132 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Italy's rocker Teho Teardo and Germany's Blixa Bargeld perform in Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25. os. Szkolne, at 8 pm (admission 65 PLN).
June 4th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Georg Fritzsch plays Johannes Brahms’s Haydn Variations op. 56 and Max Reger’s Variations and Fugue on Mozart Theme op. 132 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Netherland's violinist and conductor Andre Rieu plus Johann Strauss Orchestra and soloists perform in concert in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 8 pm (admission 490 PLN).
June 5th, Sunday: Krakow's young pianists Piotr Rozanski, Milena Kedra, Janusz Skowron, Mariusz Sielski and Bogumila Hubisz-Sielska render, respectively, L. van Beethoven's sonata op. 109, sonata op. 110, variations in C minor, variations in E flat major op. 35 and one romance in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 7 pm (free admission).
June 7th, Tuesday: Poland’s Mloda Polska Filharmonia youth orchestra plays and Krakow’s Balet Dworski Cracovia Danza company of dancers dances Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s polonaise from Eugene Onegin opera, Carl Maria von Weber’s Dance Invitation op. 65, Leo Delibes’s mazurka and waltz from Coppelia ballet, Johann Strauss’s Tritsch-Tratsch polka op. 214 and Banditen-Gallopp op. 378, Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s Flowers Waltz from The Nutcracker ballet in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 3 pm and again at 6 pm.
June 9th, Thursday: Krakow Opera Company produces Richard Wagner’s “Tannhauser” (premiere) in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 140 PLN).
June 10th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe soprano Iwona Hossa, alto Urszula Kryger, tenor Aleksander Kunach, and bass Lukasz Konieczny render Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphony no. 9 in D minor op. 125 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Wagner’s “Tannhauser” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
June 11th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe soprano Iwona Hossa, alto Urszula Kryger, tenor Aleksander Kunach, and bass Lukasz Konieczny render Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphony no. 9 in D minor op. 125 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Concert Bobby McFerrin Loves Brasil features USA’s jazz vocalist Bobby McFerrin plus a Brazilian sextet in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 9 pm.
June 12th, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces Wagner’s “Tannhauser” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
June 15th, Wednesday: France’s singer-songwriter Zaz aka Isabelle Geffroy performs in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 8 pm.
June 17th, Friday: Krakow Opera Company produces Giuseppe Verdi’s “Il Trovatore" on the courtyard of the Wawel Royal Castle at 8:30 pm (admission 200 PLN).
June 18th, Saturday: Poland’s Haba Percussion Group plays Georg Druschetzky’s concerto for 6 kettledrums, percussion, and wind instruments and concerto for 6 kettledrums, xylophone, metalphones, and wind instruments, Jacques Philidor’s march for  kettledrums, and Joseph Haydn’s symphony in G major no. 100 Military in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
June 19th, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces Verdi’s “Il Trovatore" on the courtyard of the Wawel Royal Castle at 8:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
June 20th, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces its “Emotions” ballet show based on music by Brahms, Tchaikovsky, and Penderecki on the courtyard of the Wawel Royal Castle at 8:30 pm (admission 60 PLN).
USA’s saxophonist Kenny G plays in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 8 pm (admission 299 PLN).
June 21st, Tuesday: Germany’s organist Marti Schmeding plays music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Max Reger, Zsigmond Szathmary, and others in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Concert of operatic music “Arias of the World Operas" features New York Metropolitan Opera’s soprano Edyta Kulczak and Krakow’s singers Magdalena Barylak, Wioletta Chodowicz, Tomasz Kuk and Adam Szerszen on the courtyard of the Wawel Royal Castle at 8:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
June 23rd, Thursday Krakow Opera Company produces Giacomo Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
June 24th, Friday Krakow Opera Company produces Giacomo Puccini’s “Tosca” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
June 25th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Antoni Wit plus France’s organist Daniel Roth render Francis Poulenc’s organ concerto in G minor in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
June 26th, Sunday: Jazz concert features Pat Metheny Quartet of USA’s guitarist Pat Metheny, Mexico’s drummer Antonio Sanchez, UK’s pianist Gwilym Simcock, and Australia’s bassist Linda Oh in ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street at Monte Casino street, at 9 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Giacomo Puccini’s “La Boheme” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
June 27th, Monday: London’s Royal Opera House production of Jules Massenet’s „ Werther” is transmitted live in Multikino playhouse, 128 Dobrego Pasterza street, at 8:15 pm (admission 40 PLN).
June 30th, Thursday: Krakow Opera Company produces its “Operetta, My Love…!” show in the old gasworks of Zaklad Polskiej Spolki Gazownictwa, 16 Gazowa street, at 8 pm (admission 130 PLN).

Events in Krakow in July 2016 and beyond

Some Worthwhile Temporary Exhibitions in Krakow

Long Live Art! Feliks Jasienski's Collection. From Japan to Europe. Beautiful and Useful Objects.

Worthwhile selection of exhibits from the Polish best private collection amassed in the early 20th century. Top Polish art of the period as well as valuable works representing the Western painting and prints by Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Francisco Goya, Max Klinger, Maurice Denis, William Nicholson, and James Whistler among others. Plus the art and handcrafts of the Middle East and the Far East.
The Krakow National Museum's Kamienica Szolayskich branch at 9 Plac Szczepanski square till July 3rd, 2016.


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 
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Sport in Krakow 
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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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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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