Upcoming Cultural Events 28. 05.2018–03. 06. 2018


On 28 May at 7:30 p.m.

Organiser: MGL – Ljubljana City Theatre

Venue: MGL Veliki oder, Ljubljana

A musical based on the similarly named novel by Virginia Woolf. Director: Barbara Hieng Samobor. Entrance fee: 18–22 EUR. Pensioners, students, schoolchildren: 9.5–13.30 EUR.

Nirvana Tribute Frances Farmer’s Revenge

On 29 May from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Organiser: Galerija Bar Trenutek

Venue: Balerija bar Trenutek, Ljubljana

A rock concert performed by the amateur band Frances Farmer’s Revenge. Performers: Andrej Jakoš (vocals, guitar), Jan Hauschen (vocals, guitar), Peter Regouc (bass guitar), Jure Novljan (drums). Free admission.

Festival Hrupni Dnevi

On 30 May from 8:00 p.m. to midnight

Organiser: Specialka

Venue: Gala Hala, Metelkova mesto, Ljubljana

The 34th international festival of alternative and urban music. Subscription for all concerts: 58 EUR, daily subscription: 22 EUR and 32 EUR.

Vlado Kreslin and The Passengers

On 31 May from 8:00 p.m. to 0:30 a.m.

Organiser: Ljubljana Castle

Venue: Skalna dvorana, Ljubljanski grad, Ljubljana

A concert of jazz, soul, funk, rhythm & blues, rock & blues and Latin music performed by the most famous Slovenian bard Vlado Kreslin and The Passengers band. Performers: Vlado Kreslin (electric guitar, vocals), Igor Leonardi (electric mini-guitar), Tadej Kampl (bass guitar) and Janez Gabrič (drums). Entrance fee: 14 EUR.

Aktualova roštiljada

From 1 June 3:00 p.m. to 2 June 1:00 a.m.

Organiser: Event24

Venue: Kardeljeva ploščad, Ljubljna

A concert of mixed music. The largest open-air entertainment music event in the country. Entrance fee: from 9.90 EUR.

Moustache Tour

On 1 June from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Organiser: Visit Ljubljana

Venue: Ljubljana

A tour around Ljubljana held in Slovenian and English. Ticket price: 45 EUR. The price includes tour guide services, bicycle rental, short visits to the Križanke, Brivnica, Plečnik’s House, National Gallery, Cankar’s Room at Rožnik and the International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC) atelier, slice of potica cake, Writer’s coffee or tea and a moustachioed surprise. The tour starts at the building of the Slovenian Tourist Information Centre (Ljubljana, Krekov Trg, 10).

Giacomo Puccini: Madame Butterfly

On 2 June from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Organiser: SNG Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

Venue: SNG Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

Opera by the famous Italian composer Giacomo Puccini in two acts and three parts based on Geisha by David Belasco. This is one of the best operatic works in history, which was first staged in 1904 in the Milan’s La Scala Theatre. It has been included into the repertoire of opera theatres throughout the world for more than a decade.

Zmajska Pot – Tour

On 3 June from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Organiser: Ljubljana Castle

Venue: Ljubljana

A tour around Ljubljana with a visit to the Ljubljana Castle and the Slovenian Ethnographic Museum. Ticket price: 7–12 EUR.