Performing Arts in Bratislava


Cultural centre hosting some of Slovakia's most interesting drama and music performances, as well as comedy, club nights, visual arts and the odd literary evening. Something is on almost nightly, plus there is a ter…
Theatre in Bratislava

Slovak National Theatre

The national theatre company stages quality operas (Slavic and international), ballets and dramas in two venues: the gilt decoration of the landmark Historic SND is a show in itself; the modern New SND has a cafe an…
Theatre in Bratislava


The modern venue of the Slovak National Theatre, 500m east of Hviezdoslavovo nám, hosts drama performances from Shakespeare to contemporary theatre. There's a cafe and English-speaking reservation line for tickets.
Theatre in Bratislava

Historic SND

The grand 18th-century venue of the Slovak National Theatre hosts opera, ballet and modern drama within its 18th-century walls.
Ice Hockey in Bratislava

HC Slovan

See Bratislava's big ice-hockey team play at this arena 3km northeast of the old town. Book tickets through the website.
Theatre in Bratislava

Slovak Philharmonic

Neo-baroque Reduta Palace houses the Slovak Philharmonic. Tickets can be reserved online.
Classical Music in Bratislava

Reduta Palace

Once an 18th-century granary, Reduta Palace's early-20th-century makeover transformed it into the neo-baroque building that stands today. It now houses the state orchestra, the Slovak Philharmonic. Check listings on…