Friday, 20 October 2017
Arts | ČTK

Director of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (CF) signed a five-year contract with new CF chief conductor Semyon Bychkov on Monday. US conductor of Russian origin Bychkov will be the new CF chief conductor and the successor to late Jiří Bělohlávek starting the season 2018/2019.

Life | Prague TV

Relatively warm and humid weather has created ideal conditions for ticks, and the season for them is not over yet in Prague. Hygienists collected the most infected ticks in Prokopské údolí and Stromovka.

Arts | Prague TV

British glam rock band The Sweet will be playing at Lucerna's Velký sál on Friday, Oct. 20, following shows in Brno Sono Centrum on Oct. 19 and Ostrava's Multifunkční aula Gong on Oct. 18.

Life | Prague TV

Liftago co-owner Ondřej Krátký talks about the taxi situation in Prague

Cinema | Radio Prague

Haruna Honcoop's film Built to Last depicts Eastern Bloc socialist architecture in various states of repair. She argues it should all be preserved.

Arts | Radio Prague

The National Gallery is getting ready to launch its autumn season with a slew of new exhibitions as well as the publication of Law of the Journey, an accompanying book for the installation of one of the more famous works by artist and dissident Ai Weiwei at the Trade Fair Palace.

Arts | Radio Prague

An exhibition mapping the history of six panelak housing estates in Prague got underway on Thursday at the city's Dejvice district. It is the last in a series of fourteen exhibitions dedicated to the communist-era prefabricated apartment blocks around the Czech Republic.

Arts | Prague TV

British singer-songwriter Fink is coming back to the Czech Republic. He will perform twice, in Fleda, Brno, on October 17th and Roxy, Prague, on October 18th.

Life | Prague TV

The third edition of the most exciting international career networking event in Prague takes place on October 21st, 2017 at Anglo-American University.

Life | Prague TV

The renovation of the historical building of the National Museum is on schedule and the public should be allowed back inside the first time on Oct. 28, 2018, the 100th anniversary of the founding of the first Czechoslovak Republic.

Cinema | Prague TV

Evocative song and dance movies with dramatic story lines are coming to Prague's kino Světozor again Oct. 19–22 in the 15th Bollywood Film Festival.

Cinema | Prague TV

A new film franchise based on Norwegian writer Jo Nesbø's detective character Harry Hole has gotten off to a poor start.

Arts | ČTK

US conductor of Russian origin Semyon Bychkov will be the new chief conductor of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (CF), the successor to late Jiri Belohlavek, two insider sources have confirmed to CTK.

Arts | The Guardian

Czech harpsichordist and Auschwitz survivor who was determined to bring her instrument out of the museum and into the modern world.

Arts | Prague TV

Scotland's internationally acclaimed and award-winning stand-up comedian Daniel Sloss is returning to Prague. After last year's sold out gig, he is back with his new show "NOW" and again with Kai Humphries as special guest.