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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:
Drew Goddard's "Bad Times at the El Royale" with Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, and Dakota Johnson. Tom Hardy's "Venom" with Michelle Williams, Marcello Bragio, and Woody Herrelson. David Robert Mitchell's "Under the Silver Lake" with Andrew Garfirld, Riley Keough, and Topher Grace. Eli Roth's "The House with a Clock in Its Walls" with Owen Vaccaro, Cate Blachett, and Jack Black.   
British: David Kerr's "Johnny English Strikes Againt" with Rowan Atkinson, Emma Thompson, and Olga Kurylenko. 
British/Spanish/German: Isabel Coixet's "Bookshop" with Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, and Patrizia Clarkson.
French/Belgian: Franck Dubosc's "Tout le monde denbout" with Franck Dubosc, Alexandra Lamy, and Elsa Zylberstein.
Polish: Marek Koterski's "7 uczuc" with Michal Koterski, Marcin Dorocinski, and Katarzyna Figura. Filip Zylber's "Serce nie sluga" with Pawel Domagala, Roma Gasiorowska, and Borys Szyc. Olga Chajdas's "Nina" with Julia Kijowska, Eliza Rycembel, and Andrzej Konopka.

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Krakow Events in October 2018.

/Further below please find Krakow's selected events in November 2018/

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

October 19th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe plus Poland’s flutists Lukasz Dlugosz and Agata Kielar-Dlugosz render Pawel Mykietyn’s concerto for two flutes and orchestra, Daniel Schnyder’s concerto for chamber orchestra, and Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphony no. 4in B major op. 60 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Czech Republic’s pianist Jitka Cechova plays B. Smetana’s music in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Romania's Musica Humana ladies choir, from, Norway’s Moss Korforening mixed choir, and Finland’s Grankulla Kammarkor mixed choir sing music by Kodaly, Mendelssohn, and Faure Kosciol OO. Bernadrynow church, 2 Bernardynska Street, at 7:30 pm (free admission).
Norway’s Vest Lofoten Damekor choir, Finland’s Nova Kamarikuoro choir and Jyvaskylan Studiokuoro choir sing traditional songs from their regions and classical music by Sibelius and Grieg in the Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, 5 Plac Wszystkich Swietych square, at 8:00 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s tenor Adrian Domarecki, soprano Paulina Wojcik, and pianist Wiktoria Kaplan perform operetta music and musical favorites in Centrum Kultury Podgorza culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 7 pm.
Blues concert features T.Y.T.O. quintet and  3&7 trio in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Poland’s pop rock band, Lao Che, performs in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 8 pm (admission 65 PLN).
Russia’s Royal Moscow Ballet performs Tchaikovsky's 'Swan Lake' in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm.
October 20th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe plus Poland’s flutists Lukasz Dlugosz and Agata Kielar-Dlugosz render Pawel Mykietyn’s concerto for two flutes and orchestra, Daniel Schnyder’s concerto for chamber orchestra, and Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphony no. 4in B major op. 60 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s soprano Alicja Ciesielczuk, mezzo-soprano Magda Niedbala Solarz, tenor Jakub Pawlik, and bass Piotr Kwinta plus international joint choir and Cracow Youth Philharmonic orchestra perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem in D minor KV 626 in the Bazylika oo. Jezuitow church, 26 Kopernika street, at 8 pm (free admission).
Serbia’s pianist Rita Kinka plays J.S. Bach’s Chaconne, C. Debussy’s Estampes, and J. Brahms’s Sonata in F minor op. 5 in the Krakow National Museum’s main hall, 3 Maja street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Poland’s rock band, Strachy Na Lachy, performs in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 40 PLN).
Poland’s progressive rock band, Riverside, performs in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 8 pm (admission 110 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Christoph Willibald Gluck's “Orfeo ed Euridice” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 21st, Sunday:
Italy’s piano duo of Marco Schiavo and Sergio Marchegiani play W.A. Mozart’s Sonata in C major KV 521, J. Brahms’s Hungarian Dances numbers 1 to 10, F. Schubert’s Variations on a French Song op. 10 D. 624. Amd G. Rossini’s La gazza ladra overture the Krakow National Museum’s Galeria Sztuki Polskiej XIX Wieku gallery in the Cloth Hall, 1-3 Rynek Glowny central square, at 5 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Christoph Willibald Gluck's “Orfeo ed Euridice” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
Poland’s Mazowsze company of singers and dancers perform the Polish national and folk music in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 6 pm (tickets 140 PLN).
New York’s rock band, Elysian Fields, performs in Alchemia club, 5 Estery street, at 8 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Poland’s pop rock band, Raz Dwa Trzy, performs in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 8 pm (admission 100 PLN).
Concert of Polish pop songs features an array of vocalists and singing actors in the Malopolski Ogrod Sztuki culture centre, 12 Rajska street, at 7pm.
October 22nd, Monday:
Poland’s soprano Ewa Biegas, alto Ewa Marciniec, tenor Tomasz Piluchowski, bass Tomasz Konieczny, Chor Polskiego Radia choir, lutenist Ziv Braha, percussionist Tomasz Sobaniec, harpist Agnieszka Budzinska-Bennett, and Wroc³awska Orkiestra Barokowa orchestra perform Mikolaj Gomolka’s Melodie na Psa³terz Polski, Krzysztof Penderecki’s a cappella pieces, and Stanislaw Moniuszko’s Litanie Ostrobramskie in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm.
Krakow’s tenor Dariusz Palonek and soprano Aleksandra Sotnicka sing operetta favorites and pop songs of the 1930s in Centrum Kultury Podgorza culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s pop bands Pod Buda and Zespol Andrzeja i Mai Sikorowskich perform in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (tickets 150 PLN).
October 23rd, Tuesday:
Sweden’s rock band Hammerfall performs power metal supported by Brazil’s band Armored Dawn in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 24th, Wednesday:
Concert Matinée – Opus ultimum features Krakow’s CAPELLA CRACOVIENSIS choir singing music by H. Schütz and J. Brahms in the Franciscan monastery, 4 Franciszkanska street, at 11 am (admission 5 PLN).
Krakow’s Preziosa female vocal quartet sing classical and operatic music of Slavic composers in Centrum Kultury Podgorza culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm.
October 25th, Thursday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Gabriel Feltz plus soprano Anna Wolfinger, alto Katarzyna Haras-Kruczek, tenor Bartlomiej Chorazy, and bass Patryk Rymanowski render Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem in D minor KV 626 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
October 26th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Gabriel Feltz plus soprano Anna Wolfinger, alto Katarzyna Haras-Kruczek, tenor Bartlomiej Chorazy, and bass Patryk Rymanowski render Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem in D minor KV 626 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Vincenzo Bellini's 'Norma' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
Royal Russian Ballet performs Tchaikovsky's 'Swan Lake' in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission 145 PLN).
October 27th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Gabriel Feltz plus soprano Anna Wolfinger, alto Katarzyna Haras-Kruczek, tenor Bartlomiej Chorazy, and bass Patryk Rymanowski render Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem in D minor KV 626 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
October 28th, Sunday: Poland’s organist Mateusz Goniowski and Cracow Guitar Quartet play chamber music in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Vincenzo Bellini's 'Norma' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 29th, Monday: Krakow’s singer Dorota Helbin performs pop songs of the 1930s in Centrum Kultury Podgorza culture center, 13 Sokolska street, at 6 pm.
October 30th, Tuesday: Poland’s soprano Iwona Hossa, mezzo-soprano Anna Lubanska, tenor Adam Zdunikowski, bass Dominik Opalinski, and Armenia’s Hover Choir plus Krakow’s Cracow Singers vocal ensemble and Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra render Krzysztof Penderecki’s Entrata, Ciaccona in memoriam Giovanni Paolo II, Agnus Dei, O Gloriosa Virginum and Te Deum in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 7:30 pm.
October 31st, Wednesday: Concert Matinée - Sacrum/profanum features Krakow’s CAPELLA CRACOVIENSIS ensemble playing H.I.F. von Biber ‘s sonatas for strings and trumpets in the Franciscan monastery, 4 Franciszkanska street, at 11 am (admission 5 PLN).

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November 2018 entertainment events in Krakow.

November 1st, Thursday, All Saints Day: Krakow’s Capelli Cracoviensis orchestra and the USA’s harpsichordist Skip Sempe perform Renaissance music by J. Obrecht, H. Isaac, and J. des Prés in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm (admission 30 PLN).
November 2nd, Friday,
All Souls Day: Poland’s OCTAVA Ensemble vocal octet sing Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina’s Missa pro defunctis in Kosciol sw. Krzyza church, sw. Krzyza street and Plac sw. Ducha square, at 7:15 pm (free admission).
Jazz concert features the USA’s guitarist Al Di Meola, Opus Tour, in Kijow.Centrum playhouse, 34 al. Krasinskiego avenue, at 8 pm (admission 150 PLN).
Jazz concert features Poland’s Marian Pawlik Quartet and Maciej Fortuna Quartet in Piwnica pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
Concert WAW-NYC features jazz quartet of Poland’s guitarist Marek Napiorkowski, Cuba’s pianist Manuel Valera, Poland’s bassist Robert Kubiszyn, and the USA’s drummer Clarence Penn in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
November 3rd, Saturday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's “Teresica - una passion” show based on the Spanish Baroque music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Poland’s band, SIMPLE MUSIC TEAM, plus vocalists Marek Stryszowski, Bernard Maseli, and Aneta Walus perform in Grube Ryby club, 57 Slaska street in Zabierzow, at 6 pm.
November 4th, Sunday:
Poland’s pianist Daniel Brylewski and Messages Quartet play Johannes Brahms’s string quintet no. 3 in B major op. 67, Alfred Schnittke’s piano quintet, and Grazyna Bacewicz’s piano quintet no. 1 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow’s Polish Radio Choir sings madrigals by M. Lauridsen, C. Monteverdi, L. Marenzio, and A. Zubel in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 5 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's “Teresica - una passion” show based on the Spanish Baroque music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Jazz concert features Poland’s pianist Krzysztof Kobylinski playing solo and KK PEARLS quintet of vocalist Reut Rivka, pianist Krzysztof Kobylinski, guitarist Dima Gorelik, bassist Edi Sanchez, and drummer Waldemar Lindner in Museum of Japanese Art and Technology Manggha, 26 Konopnickiej street, at 7 pm.
November 5th, Monday:
Spain’s Trio Bacarisse of violinist Laura Rodríguez Moreno, cellist Juan Pedro Torres del Río, and pianist Gabriel Escudero play Joaquin Turina’s piano trio no. 2 in H minor op. 76, Pawel Lukaszewski’s trio for violin, cello, and piano, and Enrique Granados’s Spanish Dances nos. 3 and 5 plus  trio for violin, cello, and piano op. 50 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Jazz Holy Mass takes place in Bazylika oo. Dominikanow church at 12 Stolarska street and Dominikanska street, at 7:30 pm (free admission).
Jazz jam session IN MEMORIAM JACEK MAZUR takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
November 6th, Tuesday:
Italy’s actor Angelo Romagnoli and Poland’s pianist Gajusz Keska render Stefano De Ponti’s Sentieri nel Ghiaccio plus Alberto Ginastera’s Three Argentinian Dances op. 2, Richard Strauss’s Das Schloss am Meere TrV 191, Alberto Ginastera’s sonata no. 1 op. 22, and Katarzyna Szwed’s Postscriptum in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Poland’s MaBaSo jazz trio of percussionist Bernard Maseli, bass guitarist Michal Baranski, and drummer Daniel “Dano” Soltis play in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm.
November 7th, Wednesday:
Poland’s Emes Piano Duo play Valery Gavrilin’s Sketches, Ignacy Jan Paderewski’s Album tatrzanskie op. 12, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Sonata in B major for four hands KV 358, and Johannes ‘s Hungarian Dances in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Concert Contemporary percussion chamber music - not so difficult at all? in reception features Krakow’s Amadrums Percussion Group plus Poland’s flutist Justyna Adamczyk and cellist Cecylia Stanecka as well as Germany’s Nurnberg Percussion Group performing John Psathas’s Kyoto Quintett, Irwon Bazelon’s Fourscore, Andres Valero Castells’s RRRRR! for four snare drums, Iannis Xennakis’s Rebonds B, Marta Ptaszynska’s Siderals, Andre Jolivet’s Suite en concert pour flute et percussion, and Tan Dun’s Snow in June in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Subterranean jazz concert features France’s TOM IBARRA GROUP of guitarist Tom Ibarra, keyboardist Auxane Cartigny, saxophonist Jeff Mercadie, bassist Antoine Vidal, and drummer Pierre Lucbert followed by multimedia performance IN MEMORIAM GRZEGORZ GRZYB with the participation of Poland’s jazzmen Zbigniew Namyslowski, Slawomir Jaskulke, Jacek Namyslowski, Andrzej Swies, Marek Stryszowski, Janusz Grzywacz, Krzysztof Scieranski, Bernard Maseli, Pawel Dobrowolski, Artur Malik, Slawomir Berny, Tomasz Kudyk, Cezary Chmiel, and actor Jan Nowicki in the Wieliczka Salt Mine, 10 Danilowicza street in Wieliczka, at 7 pm.
November 8th, Thursday:
Poland’s Cracow Duo Kalinowski & Szlezer of cellist Jan Kalinowski and pianist Marek Szlezer play Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise op. 34 no. 14 and Sonata in G minor op. 19, Tadeusz Majerski’s Sonata for cello and piano, Ludomir Rozycki’s Sonata for cello and piano op. 10, and Tomasz Jakub Opalka’s The Glitch in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Poland’s pianist Izabela Jutrzenka-Trzebiatowska plays Chopin’s music in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 6 pm.
Concert Perkusja zmienna jest - different faces of the same instrument features London’s Ernesto Simpson - Special Edition plus Poland’s pianist Joachim Mencel and bassist Maciej Adamczak as well as Israel’s Amir Bresler & Liquid Saloon ensemble playing percussion music in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Canada’s pop singer Garou performs, GAROU 20 YEARS JUBILEE TOUR, in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission 249 PLN).
Concert IN MEMORIAM ARETHA FRANKLIN CHINA MOSES features Poland’s STANISLAW SLOWINSKI QUINTET in the Nowohuckie Centrum Kultury culture centre, 232 al. Jana Pawla II, at 7 pm.
Poland’s MACIEJ KĄDZIELA QUARTET play jazz in Piwnica pod Baranami cellar club, 27 Rynek Glowny central square, at 9 pm.
November 9th, Friday:
Concert Melodic percussion instruments features Helsinki’s Panu Savolainen Trio of vibraphonist Panu Savolainen, bassist Juuso Rinta, and drummer Tuomas Timonen as well as Berlin’s Vladislav Nadishana Trio of flutist and percussionist Vladislav Naidshana, cellist Stephan Braun, and drummer Peter Somos in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Poland’s pop rock band, Bajm, performs in Tauron Arena Krakow at 7 Lema street at 8 pm.
November 10th, Saturday: Krakow Opera Company produces Carl Orff's 'Carmina Burana' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
Concert The Latest Music of the Next Generation of Composers features Germany’s pianist Ludger Hofmann-Engl playing Feona Lee Jones’s Etude No. 4 (2017, world premiere), Fabio Lupi’s 3 Variazioni Auree (2016), Konstantin Heuer’s Klavierstuck No. 1 (2016, world premiere), Ali Balighi’s Poems nos. 1 - 5 (2017, world premiere), Laura Konjetzky’s Nocturne 5 (2014), William Montgomery’s Dreamscape (2016, world premiere), and  Chatori Shimiza’s Absence (2014) in Aula Florianka concert hall, 15 Sereno Fenna street, at 7:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Concert Young Polish Percussion - hopes for the future features Poland’s young percussionists and Dalbergia Duo of marimbists Anna Rutkowska and Julianna Siedler-Smuga in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Jazz concert features Poland’s singer Krystyna Stanko with guitarist Marek Piatek, vibraphonist Dominik Bukowski, bassist Adam Zuchowski, and drummer Mikolaj Stanko followed by MARIANNA WROBLEWSKA TRIO of vocalist Marianna Wroblewska, pianist Wojciech Kaminski, and bassist Andrzej Zielak in Museum of Japanese Art and Technology Manggha, 26 Konopnickiej street, at 7 pm.
Krakow’s blues rock band, Workoholic, performs supported by friends in Dali Club, 21 Mayowiecka street, at 8 pm.
November 11th, Sunday,
Independence Day: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Tadeusz Strugala plus soprano Anna Mikolajczyk-Niewiedzial, alto Ewa Marciniec, baritone Leszek Skrla, and the USA’s pianist Kevin Kenner render Krzysztof Penderecki’s Fanfara, Karol Szymanowski’s Stabat Mater op. 53, and Ignacy Jan Paderewski’s piano concerto in A minor op. 17 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 11 am.
November 14th, Wednesday:
Poland’s violinist Kaja Danczowska, cellist Bartosz Koziak, clarinetist Piotr Lato, and pianist Justyna Danczowska play Olivier Messiaen’s Quartet for thr End of Time  in the Jagiellonian University's Collegium Novum, 24 Golebia street at Planty gardens, at 7 pm (admission 30 PLN).
November 15th, Thursday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Boon Hua Lien plays Wojciech Kilar’s Mala uwertura and Krzesany plus his cinematic scores in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 30 PLN).
November 16th, Friday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Ignacy Jan Paderewski's 'Manru' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Boon Hua Lien plays Wojciech Kilar’s Mala uwertura and Krzesany plus his cinematic scores in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 30 PLN).
November 17th, Saturday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Ignacy Jan Paderewski's 'Manru' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Finland’s rock band, Nightwish, performs symphonic metal in Tauron Arena Krakow at 7 Lema street at 8 pm (tickets 239 PLN).
November 18th, Sunday: Krakow Opera Company produces Ignacy Jan Paderewski's 'Manru' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
November 20th, Tuesday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Ignacy Jan Paderewski's 'Manru' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 11 am (admission 40 PLN).
November 23rd, Friday:
Concert commemorating Krzysztof Penderecki’s 85th anniversary features Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor John Axelrod plus UK’s violist Lawrence Power rendering Krzysztof Penderecki’s Adagietto from Paradise Lost, Leonard Bernstein’s On the Water Front suite, Krzysztof Penderecki’s double concerto for violin, viola, and orchestra, and Samuel Barber’s Agnus Dei in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Gaetano Donizetti's 'Anna Bolena' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
November 24th, Saturday: Concert commemorating Krzysztof Penderecki’s 85th anniversary features Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor John Axelrod plus UK’s violist Lawrence Power rendering Krzysztof Penderecki’s Adagietto from Paradise Lost, Leonard Bernstein’s On the Water Front suite, Krzysztof Penderecki’s double concerto for violin, viola, and orchestra, and Samuel Barber’s Agnus Dei in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
November 25th, Sunday: Poland’s violinists Mieczyslaw Szlezer and Malgorzata Staszewska-Janik plus Krakow’s young musicians play chamber music in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Gaetano Donizetti's 'Anna Bolena' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
November 30th, Friday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Charles Olivieri-Munroe plus Austria’s violinist Elena Tanski render John Williams’s Liberty Fanfare, Philip Glass’s violin concerto no. 1, John Cage’s 4’33”, Samuel Barber’s Adagio for string orchestra, Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, Charles Ives’s Variations on America, and John Adams’s Short Ride in a Fast Machine in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at7.30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Giacomo Puccini’s “La boheme” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Show Disney On Ice goes on in Tauron Arena Krakow at 7 Lema street at 5 pm (admission 135 PLN).
Christmas market opens in Rynek Glowny central square.

Events in Krakow in December 2018 and beyond

Some Worthwhile Temporary Exhibitions in Krakow

Wyspianski.

 The exhibition commemorating Stanislaw Wyspianski (born 1869, died 1907), native of Krakow, one of Poland's greatest painters and designers who was also an outstanding playwright and poet.
The
Krakow National Museum's Main Building at 1. 3 Maja street, till Januaary 20th, 2019.


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

Krakow Philharmonics 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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There are over 26,000 Krakow beds to choose from. 

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