Upcoming Cultural Events 03.10.2016–09.10.2016

The International Festival of Contemporary Art “Mesto žensk”

3.10 - 16.10

Международный фестиваль современного искусства «Mesto žensk»

A detailed program is available on the festival website: cityofwomen.org

The festival presents artistic achievements of women in different genres of art. The event program includes concerts of the world’s famous female musicians, art exhibitions, and theatre and dance performances.

The National Ballet of Marseille: Bolero — Extremalism (fragments)

On 4 October at 7:30 pm

Национальный балет Марселя: Bolero – Extremalism (фрагменты)

Organizer: Cankarjev dom, Prešernova cesta 10 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 241 72 99, +386 (0)1 241 71 00, info@cd-cc.si, cd-cc.si

The presentation of the “Ekstremalizem” dance project. Authors: Emio Greco, Pieter C. Scholten. Performed by a team of the National Ballet of Marseille — Ballet National de Marseille (BNM).

Ricardo & Aldemaromania trio — Latin Jazz

On 5 October at 8:00 pm

Ricardo & Aldemaromania trio – латин джаз

Organizer: Kavarna Slamič, Kersnikova ulica 1 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 433 82 33, info@opera.si, opera.si

Ricardo & Aldemaromania trio — a project of the multi-genre musician Ricardo Luque, a singer of the Croatian Cubismo Band, and his friends. Ricardo Luque — vocals, Julia Nikosh — piano, Goran Rukavina — contrabass, Branimir Nikosh — drums.

Karmina Šilec: Evergreen

On 6 October at 7:30 pm

Karmina Šilec: Evergreen

Organizer: SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana, Župančičeva ulica 1 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 24 1 17 66, +386 (0)31 696 600, info@opera.si, opera.si

A new theatre project of the Slovenian composer Karmina Šilec tells the story of the Titanic ship’s orchestra, who played as long as the ship was sinking. Music by Karmina Šilec glorifies the triumph of human ingenuity over the chaos and obscurity.

Torul (Slovenia) — Electro Pop

On 7 October at 8:00 pm

Torul (Словения) – Electro Pop

Organizer: Kino Šiška – Center urbane kulture, Trg prekomorskih brigad 3 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)30 310 100, info@kinosiska.si, kinosiska.si

A concert of the well-known Slovenian electro-pop band. Presentation of the new “R=set” album.

Zucchero (Italy)

On 8 October at 8:00 pm

Zucchero (Италия)

Organizer: Športna dvorana Stožice, Vojkova cesta 100 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 431 51 55, sport-ljubljana.si

The world’s famous Italian singer Zucchero started his career in the 70s. He released numerous bestsellers, collaborated with well-known foreign musicians. The turning point was his performance at the festival in San Remo in 1985, when his first hit “Donne” took the second place.

Cameron Carpenter (ZDA) — portable organs

On 9 October at 7:30 pm

Cameron Carpenter (ZDA) – портативные органы

Organizer: Cankarjev dom, Prešernova cesta 10 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 241 72 99, +386 (0)1 241 71 00: cityofwomen.org

The American musician Cameron Carpenter, who attracts attention with an unusual appearance, turns organ concerts of classical music into a virtuoso performance. Program: R. Wagner, I-C. Bach, Astor Piazzolla, L. Vierne, P. I. Tchaikovsky, F. Schubert.