Western Ukraine entertainment

Classical Music in Lviv

Philharmonia

If classical music is your thing, let yourself be wooed by the sweet strains of Lviv's regional philharmonic orchestra. Things are very quiet here from July through to mid-September.
Dance in Lviv

Anturazh

Hardcore nightclub with strict face control and dress code and a crowd of local footballers, businesspeople and the odd tourist who sneaked in. Some student and '90s nights.
Club in Lviv

Rafinad People

If you can get past the face control (no sports shoes, please), this is possibly Lviv's classiest mainstream club, with something happening every night of the week.
Theatre in Lviv

Solomiya Krushelnytska Lviv Theatre of Opera and Ballet

For an evening of high culture, and to enjoy the ornate building, take in a performance at this Lviv institution. Closes for most of July and August.
Club in Lviv

Picasso

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

Cult

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

Teatr Zankovetskoy

Built on the site of Lviv's erstwhile city defences, Lviv's second theatre was the third-largest building in central Lviv when completed in the mid-19th century. Today it hosts a mix of operettas and plays in Ukrain…
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 Teatralni Kasy. Prices for local performances are low by Western standards. Often closes ov…