Concert Venue in Kyiv

House of Organ & Chamber Music

Housed in neo-Gothic St Nicholas' Cathedral built by Wladislaw Horodecki.
Opera in Kyiv

Taras Shevchenko National Opera Theatre

Performances at this lavish theatre (opened 1901) are grandiose affairs, but tickets are cheap. True disciples of Ukrainian culture should not miss a performance of Zaporozhets za Dunaem (Zaporizhzhyans Beyond the D…
Live Music in Lviv


This superb basement venue next to the Philarmonia reverberates with live Ukrainian rock music every night of the week.
Club in Lviv


Lviv's most atmospheric club, inside a former theatre, has consistently good DJs and a consistently festive crowd paying proper homage to them.
Bar in Odesa

Morgan Club

By day Morgan is a pretty benign breakfast or lunch spot or early-evening drinks stop, but at night capable DJs spin till the wee hours and there's a funky downstairs lounge. The crowd of expats, local heavies/beaut…
Club in Odesa


This white, free-form, open, cave-like structure is Arkadia's most upmarket and most expensive club. European DJs and big-ticket Russian and Ukrainian pop bands often play here. Ticket prices can be high when a big …
Club in Odesa


It's slightly more downmarket than other clubs in Arkadia and consequently often rowdier (in a good way). The Greek columns and statues are a tad much, but you'll hardly care when it's 5am and you are out of your go…
Live Music in Odesa

Odessa Philharmonic Hall

Housed in the beautiful building of Odesa's former stock exchange. Unfortunately, the original inhabitants – traders – asked the architects for a building with subdued acoustics, so that their business talks couldn'…
Spectator Sport in Donetsk

Donbass Arena Ticket Office

Tickets to Shakhtar’s domestic games can easily be purchased at the ticket kiosks in front of Olympic Stadium for about 15uah. Tickets for European contests are harder to come by.
Booking Service in Lviv

Teatralni Kasy

Advance tickets for the Solomiya Krushelnytska Lviv Theatre of Opera and Ballet as well as the Philharmonia are sold at the Teatralna Kasa. Prices range from 10uah to 100uah for local performances; quadruple that fo…