In the summer months, the whirling dervishes perform the sema in the intimate setting of the Mevlâna Museum's outdoor theatre every Thursday night.
This venue plays host to all the large productions staged by the Ankara State Opera and Ballet. The season generally runs from September to June and it's worthwhile trying to catch a performance if you're in town at…
Every Friday and Saturday night, the bar of this meyhane (tavern) restaurant hosts local musicians; with rock, acoustic, electronica and more traditional music all having been on the set list here.
Year-round, the whirling dervishes perform the sema weekly at this venue.