Upcoming Cultural Events 19.12.2016–26.12.2016

“Pepelka” – Performance for Children

On 19 December at 5:00 p.m.

Organiser: Cankar Centre, Linhart Hall, Prešeren Street 10, 1000 Ljubljana, (01) 241 71 00

The best children’s performance in 2013 (Zlata pika award). The most popular children’s performance in 2016. The performance is carried out under the music of I. K. Bach, P. Tchaikovsky and F. Chopin.

Entrance ticket: 7.5 euros.

Johann Strauss (son): Die Fledermaus

On 20 December at 7:00–9:00 p.m.

Organiser: SNG Opera and Ballet Ljubljana, Župančičeva 1, Ljubljana, 031 696 600, blagajna@opera.si

Operetta of the Austrian composer Johann Strauss.

Concert of Fake Orchestra

On 21 December at 8:00 p.m.

Organiser: Daktari Club, Krek Square 7, Ljubljana, 0590 55538

The Fake Orchestra band was established in 1997. Its concerts are always a bright musical program with retro motifs.

The «Houston, imamo problem!» movie

On 21 December at 10:00 a.m.

Organiser: Kinodvor, Kolodvorska 13, Ljubljana, 01 239 22 17

The «Houston, imamo problem!» movie explores the version of how the Americans purchased the secret Yugoslav space program in the early 60-ies. It is a new contribution to the analysis and discussion about the conspiracy theories. After the film screening, a meeting with the director Žigo Vircem will take place.

Tesla – Musical Theatre

On 22 December at 6:00 p.m.

Organiser: Cankar Centre, Štih Hall, Ljubljana, Prešeren Street 10, 1000 Ljubljana, (01) 241 71 00

Musician Janez Dovč wrote the play script. He combined his favorited themes—physics and music. An interrelation between these two spheres as well as the work of Nikola Tesla are the basis of all musical instruments and play a key role in human life.

 Roger Sanchez, «Kurzschluss 3ER» concert, electronic music

23 December at 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

Organiser: Black Pony, Exhibition and Convention Centre, Kocka Hall, Dunajska Street 18, Ljubljana, info@blackpony.si, 01 2391 200

Roger Sanchez is an American DJ, winner of numerous awards, including the Grammy Award.

Pozor, občutljivo na svetlobo! — Light installation

The installation is already open for visitors from 5:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. and will work until 4 January 2017.

Organiser: Strip Core / Forum Ljubljana, Park ob Križankah, Emonska Street, Ljubljana.

Part of the international Spectrum 16 project. Free admission.

Live Christmas Nativity Scene on Ice

On 25 December at 4.00–7.00 p.m.

Organiser: Mlačca Mojstrana Sports Club for Ice Climbers, 031 495 275

The road to the Kingdom of Ice will be opened for everyone on the Christmas Day. Admission: adults: 12 euros; children: 8 euros, preschool children: 2 euros.

Walking with Santa Claus

On 26–30 December at 5:00 p.m.

Organiser: Municipality of Ljubljana

Exciting holiday trips with Santa Claus will begin on 26 December at 5:00 p.m. in the Križevniška Street and continue through the squares and streets of the Old Town. The walk will end at 7:00 p.m. on the Congress Square.