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Top Choice Live Music in Žižkov & Karlín

Palác Akropolis

The Akropolis is a Prague institution, a smoky, labyrinthine, sticky-floored shrine to alternative music and drama. Its various performance spaces host a smorgasbord of musical and cultural events, from DJs to strin…
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O2 Arena

The O2 Arena is Prague’s biggest multipurpose venue, and home rink of ice hockey team HC Sparta Praha. It can accommodate up to 18,000 spectators, and is used to host sporting events, rock concerts, exhibitions and …
Opera in Nové Město

National Theatre

The much-loved National Theatre provides a stage for traditional opera, drama and ballet by the likes of Smetana, Shakespeare and Tchaikovsky, sharing the program alongside more modern works by composers and playwri…
Live Performance in Smíchov & Vyšehrad

MeetFactory

David Černý’s ‘Meet Factory’ is a remarkable project that unites artists from around the world to live and create in an abandoned factory south of Smíchovské nádraží. The space is used for exhibitions, happenings, f…
Live Music in Staré Město

Roxy

Set in the ramshackle shell of an art-deco cinema, the legendary Roxy has nurtured the more independent and innovative end of Prague’s club spectrum since 1987 – this is the place to see the Czech Republic’s top DJs…
Theatre in Holešovice

La Fabrika

The name refers to a ‘factory’, but this is actually a former paint warehouse that’s been converted into an experimental performance space. Depending on the night, come here to catch live music (jazz or cabaret), th…
Jazz in Smíchov & Vyšehrad

Jazz Dock

Most of Prague’s jazz clubs are smoky cellar affairs, but this riverside club is a definite step up, with clean, modern decor and a decidedly romantic view out over the Vltava. It draws some of the best local talent…
Cinema in Holešovice

Bio Oko

This repertory cinema shows a varied program of underground films, selections from film festivals, documentaries, big-budget movies, and classics from around the world. Most films are shown in the original language …
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, with seating for 1200 beneath an art-nouveau glass dome. The stage is framed by sculptures representing the Vyšehrad…