Entertainment

Live Music in Staré Město

Roxy

Set in the ramshackle shell of an art deco cinema, the legendary Roxy has nurtured the more independent end of Prague’s club spectrum for more than two decades. This is the place to see the Czech Republic’s top DJs.…
Opera in Staré Město

Estates Theatre

The Estates is the oldest theatre in Prague, famed as the place where Mozart conducted the premiere of Don Giovanni on 29 October 1787. This, and other Mozart operas, are regularly performed here, along with a range…
Classical Music in Staré Město

Smetana Hall

The Smetana Hall, centrepiece of the stunning Municipal House, is the city’s largest concert hall, seating 1200 beneath an art nouveau glass dome. The stage is framed by sculptures representing the Vyšehrad legend (…
Performing Arts in Staré Město

Ta Fantastika

Established in New York in 1981 by Czech émigré Petr Kratochvil, Ta Fantastika moved to Prague in 1989. The company has produced black-light theatre based on classic literature and legends such as Excalibur, The Pic…
Jazz in Staré Město

AghaRTA Jazz Centrum

AghaRTA has been staging top-notch modern jazz, blues, funk and fusion since 1991, but moved into this central Old Town venue only in 2004. A typical jazz cellar with red-brick vaults, the centre also has a music sh…
Theatre in Staré Město

Theatre on the Balustrade

The theatre where Václav Havel honed his skills as a playwright four decades ago is now the city’s main venue for serious Czech-language drama, including works by a range of foreign playwrights translated into Czech…
Live Music in Staré Město

Vagon

Vagon is more like a student-union bar than a club as such, but it always has a friendly, chilled-out atmosphere. There’s live music pretty much every night, from local blues artists, to Pink Floyd and Led Zep tribu…
Jazz in Staré Město

Blues Sklep

One of the city’s newer jazz clubs, the Blues Sklep (sklep means ‘cellar’) is a typical Old Town basement with dark, Gothic-vaulted rooms that provide an atmospheric setting for regular nightly jazz sessions. Bands …
Live Music in Staré Město

Jazz Republic

Despite the name, this relaxed club stages all kinds of live music, including rock, blues, reggae and fusion as well as jazz. Bands are mostly local, and the music is not overpowering – you can easily hold a convers…
Concert Venue in Staré Město

Dvořák Hall

The Dvořák Hall in the neo-Renaissance Rudolfinum is home to the world-renowned Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Česká filharmonie). Sit back and be impressed by some of the best classical musicians in Prague.