Calendar listings Oct. 2-10
Posted: October 2, 2013
Richard Bona will be at Lucerna Music Bar on Oct. 8.
The Czech Philharmonic starts its season with a rendition of Janáček's Glagolitic Mass. Rudolfinum, Oct. 3 and 4 at 7:30
Strings of Autumn runs to Nov. 9. Highlights include jazz legend Wayne Shorter and Canadian singer and composer Rufus Wainwright. The next two shows both have a fusion aspect. Możdżer - Danielsson - Fresco play jazz Oct. 8 at 7:30 at divadlo Hybernia, and Jordi Savall leads an evening called Orient-Occident on Oct. 10 at 7:30 at Prague Crossroads
The National Theater presents the operas The Jacobin Oct. 2 and Enchantia Oct. 4-6
The State Opera presents and the ballet Americana III Oct. 2. and the operas Rusalka Oct. 6 and Il barbiere di Siviglia Oct. 9, and a Verdi Gala on Oct. 10.
The Estates Theater presents the ballet Goldilocks Oct. 6 and the opera Don Giovanni Oct. 9.
Ten singers including Eva Urbanová a Daniel Hůlka. and an orchestra appear in Opera on Ice, which combines music and skating. Tipsport Arena, Oct. 5 at 6 p.m.
French soprano Patricia Petibon will perform English, French, Spanish and Latin-American Baroque songs and arias with La Cetra Barockorchester, Dvořákova síň, Oct. 8 at 7:30
Jazz, rock etc.
Danish heavy metal band Pretty Maids has been around since 1981. Retro Music Bar, Oct. 2 at 7
A series of concert films included The Doors Live at the Hollywood Bowl at kino Aero, Oct. 2 at 8:30
The Garufina Collective from Belize plays punta-rock, a style with roots in African and Caribbean music. Palác Akropolis, Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Former dissident band Plastic People of the Universe celebrates 45 years. Palác Akropolis, Oct. 3 at 7:30
Jaga Jazzist plays with the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Lucerna Velký sál, Oct. 3 at 8
Gypsy Caravan offers up some Romany music. Palác Akropolis, Oct. 5 at 7:30
Blues-rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa has worked with everyone from Eric Clapton to BB King. Prague Congress Center, Oct. 5 at 8
Alternative rock band Editors UK has two platinum records to their credit. Lucerna Music Bar, Oct. 6 at 8
A benefit concert for Prison Fellowship Czech Republic called Five Realities of the Wall will raise money for victims as well as to help released prisoners and their families. Oct 5 at 5 p.m., Salesianské divadlo, Kobilyské nám.
Czech folk trio Marsyas celebrates 40 years. Palác Akropolis, Oct. 6 at 7:30
Heidelberg-based punk-ska band Irie Révoltés is active in opposing racism, homophobia and sexism. Roxy, Oct. 6 at 7:30
Woodstock veterans Ten Years After have been touring for several years with a new guitarist and singer. Their hits include "I'd Love to Change the World." Lucerna, Oct. 7 at 8
Jazz bassist Richard Bona was a music professor at New York University, and worked with Pat Metheny Group and Harry Belefonte. Lucerna, Oct. 8 at 8
Lenka Dusilová and Baromnantika release a new CD. Jayy Dock, Oct. 9-10 at 10
Dutch electro trio Noisia and members of British hip-hop group Foreign Beggars have a joint project called I Am Legion. Roxy Oct. 10 at 8
The Pixies formed in 1986 and now have a new bassist. A second show was added after the first one sold out quickly. Velký sál, Lucerna Oct. 10-11 at 8
Peter Gabriel is playing the entire album So for its 25th anniversary. O2 Arena, Oct 10 at 8
Theater, dance and other
Performances for one person at a time take place in The Stranger Gets a Gift Service, part of the Next Wave festival. Patrons have a choice of three shows. One is in English and another is nonverbal. Alfred ve Dvoře Oct. 1-3, reservations required.
Prague Shakespeare Company starts its season Oct. 4 with Henry V at Divadlo Kolowrat. Additional performances at Oct. 6, 9 11, 14 and 19, all at 7 p.m.
Orbis Pictus is a dance duet inspired by Carl Jung. Ponec, Oct. 7 at 8,
Friends of some morning joe will want to visit the Coffee Festival. Oct. 5 at New Town Hall (Novoměstské radnice), 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wonderland, Sasazu, Oct. 11 at 10
HIM, Lucerna Velký sál, Oct. 12 at 8
New Model Army, Lucerna Music Bar, Oct. 13 at 8
Parol Stelar, Incheba Arena, Oct. 14 at 8
Lucie Bílá, Tipsport Arena, Oct. 14-15 at 7 p.m.
Angela Gheorghium, Obecní dům - Smetanova síň, Oct 20 at 7:30
Maceo Parker, Lucerna Music Bar, Oct 20 at 8
Jaromír Nohavica, O2 Arena, Oct 23 and Oct. 24 at 8
Sexy Bloody Halloweekend, Sazazu, Nov. 1-2
VNV Nation, Lucerna Music Bar, Nov. 3 at 8
Goran Bregović, Kongresový centrum Praha, Nov. 3 at 9
Tegan and Sara, Roxy, Nov. 3 at 7
Bruno Mars, O2 Arena, Nov. 6 at 8
Nickleback, O2 Arena, Nov. 7 at 8
The Illusionists (magic show), O2 Arena, Nov. 9 at 8
Hurts, Incheba Arena, Nov. 11 at 7
Cecilia Bartoli, Dvořákova síň, Nov 12 at 7:30
Placebo, Lucerna Velký sál, Nov. 13 at 8
Samantha Fox, Roxy, Nov. 14 at 8
Tom Odell, Lucerna Music Bar, Nov. 15 at 7
Suede, Lucerna Velký sál, Nov. 16 at 8
White Lies, Lucerna Music Bar, Nov. 17 at 8
Ian Anderson, Lucerna Velký sál, Nov. 21 at 8
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Tipsport Arena, Nov. 22 at 8
Manhattan Transfer, Lucerna Velký sál, Nov. 24 at 8
Brit Floyd, Incheba Arena, Dec. 4 at 8
Black Sabbath, O2 Arena, Dec. 7 at 8
Elton John, O2 Arena, Dec. 18 at 8
Simple Minds, Incheba Arena, Feb. 28 at 8