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Marionette Theatre

River Boat Cruise

Jazz Boat

Folklore garden

Medieval Evening

 

Booking arrangements

 

OPERA, DRAMA AND BALLET performances  take place in:

  • National Theatre - is one of the most important Czech cultural institutions. The ceremonial laying of the foundation stone in 1868 became a national event. The theatre's repertoire include most famous operas by A. Dvorak, B. Smetana, G. Puccini, G. Bizet, drama and ballet. The repertoire is based on a rich classical tradition, but also focuses on contemporary domestic authors.

  • The Estates Theatre - one of the most beautiful historic theatre buildings in Europe which dates from 1783. The name of W. A. Mozart is forever linked with the building and it was here that he personally conducted the premiere of Don Giovanni in 1787. Mozart operas - Don Giovanni, The Magic Flute, Cosi fan tutte and Le nozze di Figaro - are still in the repertoire.

  • The State Opera - is located in a beautiful building, the former New German Theatre, built in 1888. The repertoire is made up of successful versions of the most popular operas by W. A. Mozart, G. Verdi, G. Puccini and G. Bizet. CURRENTLY UNDER RECONSTRUCTION

The ticket prices range 150 CZK - 2200CZK ($8 - $110)

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CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERTS late afternoon or evening performances held in beautiful historical concert halls, palaces, churches, chapels, theatres and museums.

  • RUDOLFINUM - home of Czech Philharmonic Orchestra situated in the historical center by the river. The Dvorak Concert Hall with excellent acoustics is appropriate for oratorios, symphonic and chamber music. Prices 250 - 1200 CZK/$13-$60

  • THE MUNICIPAL HOUSE - the building is most remarkable construction of Prague Art Nouveau. It houses a Smetana Concert Hall, one of the most impressive concert halls. Prices 750 - 1300 CZK/$38 - $65

  • ST.GILLIAN, ST NICHOLAS, SPANISH SYNAGOGUE, MIRROR CHAPEL IN KLEMENTINUM,, AND MANY MORE.

Prices range 200 - 1300 CZK/$10 -$65

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MEDIEVAL EVENING - Authentic medieval tavern located below the Prague castle presents live show of medieval music, dancers, fencers, fire spitter and juggler  including  a medieval dinner .  Friday only from 8 pm.

Price: based on food consumption

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THE MEDIEVAL TAVERN -  Enjoy a medieval show in a Gothic cellar of the historical palace situated in the heart of the Old Town including the dinner.  The show is on Wed  through Sun or daily in summer season. 

Price: 1190 CZK/$60

 

 

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BLACK LIGHT THEATRE   features magical mixture of mime, modern dance, ballet, animated film, actors and/or puppets and light effects. Props are floating in the air...Very tricky!

  • Image Theatre - mysterious & fantastic performances daily at 8 pm. 580 CZK/$29

  • Black Theatre Metro - poetry, humour and irony performances at 8 pm. n/a daily 590 CZK/$30

  • Black  Light Theatre of Jiri Srnec - the "Best of Black light theatre" performance. The first black light theatre in the world. Starts at 8 pm daily. 580 CZK/$29

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MARIONETTE THEATRE - presentation of the opera Don Giovanni in the unique version using the classical marionettes. Tall marionettes as well as the stylish period costumes and original stage effects can be seen in the performance. It is presented in the original Italian librette and lasts about two hours. Starts at 8pm.

 

Price: 590CZK/$30

 

 

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RIVER BOAT CRUISE - popular romantic cruise on the river Vltava sailing through the most enchanting parts of the Prague historical center.  Boarding under the Cechuv Bridge.

  • One hour cruise - daily every hour from 10 am to 6 pm. 290 CZK/$15

  • Two hour cruise - daily at 3 pm. 450 CZK/$23

  • Two hour cruise with lunch and music - daily at 12 am. 750 CZK/$38

  • Night Cruise with dinner and music - daily at 7 pm - 10 pm. 990 CZK/$50

The cruise at 12 am and 7 pm  includes welcome drink, buffet lunch or dinner and live music program. The live music ranges from an accordion to a full jazz band. Credit cards not accepted on board.

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JAZZ BOAT - great combination of  live music, boat trip and a good dinner.  The boat will cruise through the historical center of Prague but also will go through the lock and take you to the suburbs of the city to see old industrial areas, old riverports and hidden places at night.

 

Every night 8.30 pm - 11 pm

Price: 790 CZK/$40 (dinner is not included). For window seat additional 100 CZK.

Music:  leading Czech jazz bands and guests on floating stage

 

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FOLKLORE GARDEN - unforgettable evening that will get you in touch with the Czech soul and tradition. You will be able to savor hearty Czech food, have lots of fun, and learn a great deal about the Czech people, their music, dance, and folklore. The show lasts 2,5 hour starting at 8pm. It is located outside the center, transportation is needed.

 

The price includes:

680 CZK/$34 Show and first drink

790 CZK/$40 Show and unlimited drinks (wine, beer, soft drinks)

1250 CZK/$63 Show, three courses Czech dinner and unlimited drinks + transfer

 

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BOOKING ARRANGEMENTS:

 

Please let me know:

 

- the event of your choice

- the date

- preferred time if not stated

- number of tickets

 

For some events additional 100CZK/$5 booking fee is charged per ticket and can be paid upon arrival.  A purchase in advance for some of the tickets is necessary. The PayPal information will be provided and related fees apply. For pre-delivery to your hotel additional 250 CZK/$15  is charged. The price in US$ is only informative and subject to fluctuation of the exchange rate.

 

Flowers or welcome presents, maps, booklets, souvenirs and other things based on your request can be delivered to your  hotel before your arrival.

 

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