Thursday, 29 September 2016
Life | Prague TV

Some 63 cities and town across the Czech Republic and Slovakia will open architectural sites to the public Oct. 1–2 for the Day of Architecture (Den architektury) festival.

Arts | Prague TV

After several years of relative silence, The Cure announced The Cure Tour 2016, which will come to Prague's O2 Arena on Oct. 22. Its their most extensive in Europe in eight years, but it does not coincide with a new album.

Life | Prague TV

Public broadcaster Czech Television has started preparing for the 2017 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place in Ukraine, the home of this year's winner. Songs have to be previously unreleased original compositions, but do not have to be written by the artist or even by someone from the entering country.

Life | Radio Prague

A plaque commemorating Pavel Kravař, a Czech scholar and Hussite emissary from Bohemia, was recently unveiled in St Andrews in Scotland, close to the spot in Market Street where he was burned at the stake for heresy in 1433.

Life | Radio Prague

September 28 is the Feast Day of St. Wenceslas, the patron saint of Bohemia. The son of a duke, Wenceslas ruled the country from 922, when he was 15, to his untimely death at the hands of his brother Boleslav on September 28, 935.

Life | Prague TV

Cafe 80's is celebrating music of the legendary English electronic band Depeche Mode tonight.

Arts | Prague TV

Holy Fuck are back! The Canadian noise-rockers released their fourth record Congrats after a long, 6 year hiatus and are heading to the old continent in the autumn.

Life | Prague TV

The fourth annual Signal Festival of Lights is a few weeks away. It will run from Oct. 13 to 16, with 20 installations including video-mappings, light objects and works, and interactive installations.

Life | ČTK

The Slav Epic cycle of paintings by Czech Art Nouveau artist Alfons Mucha (1860-1939) will fly to Tokyo in February where it will be displayed as of March 7, and then it will move to China as of mid-2017.

Life | Prague TV

British musician Alex Clare is coming back to Prague after long five years. The author of unforgettable hit Too Close will perform in Roxy on February 8th 2017.

Life | ČTK

The National St Wenceslas pilgrimage will start with the transfer of the Czech patron saint's relics from Prague to Stará Boleslav on Tuesday evening, and it will continue on Wednesday by the annual divine service also to be attended by President Miloš Zeman and other officials.

Life | ČTK

An exhibition of photos of Buddhist nuns from the Himalayas by Olivier Adam will be opened in the National Gallery in Prague (NG) on October 19 under the aegis of the Dalai Lama.

Life | ČTK

Representatives from six Czech and Slovak leading cultural institutions signed yesterday a memorandum which provides for the preparation of joint events to mark the centenary of establishment of the Czechoslovak Republic in 1918.

Life | Prague TV

The 4th installment of the Branický microbrewery festival will take place at Dominikánský dvůr on September 30th and October 1st.

Life | Prague TV

American rocker Ben Harper and his band Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals will play Prague's Forum Karlín on September 28th!