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News, 3/15/2017

Events in the Czech Republic and Slovakia during the Finland100 celebratory year

26.5.Belcanto (FI) folk concert at Garden Cafe Taussig, Prague 1
27.5.Värttinä plays at the Cave Beat Festival
27.5.Cantio Laudis choir performs in Prague
1.–10.6.Ball Hockey World Championship 2017, Tipsport arena, Pardubice
2.–4.6.Ensiferum, Korpiklaani and Tarja Turunen in Plzen (Metalfest Open Air Festival)
3.6.–29.10.Matti Kujasalo's exhibition in Kutna Hora
14.6.Cantores Minores Boys Choir performing in Prague
14.–15.6.Prague Symphony Orchestra w/ Pietari Inkinen: Closing evening with ‘Ode to Joy’
15.6.Milla Koistinen's (FIN) "A Cloud of Milk" - two contemporary dance performances as part of the 29th International Festival of Contemporary Dance and Movement Theatre



Aki Kaurismäki's "The Other Side of Hope" in 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival


Echoes – 100 Years in Finnish Design and Architecture poster exhibition in Finské kulturní centrum Stella Polaris, Žihobce


Planting The Spruce of the Future in  Žihobce

2.8.“Through Miranda’s Eyes” exhibition by Veijo Baltzar on WWII Roma genocide in Slovakia. Slovak National Museum/ Sered‘ Holocaust Museum
3.8.Amorphis in Slovakia, Snina
4.8.K-X-P (FI) at Beseda u Bigbítu festival. Tasov u Veselí nad Moravou.
9.8.Amorphis in the Czech Republic, Jaromer (Brutal Assault Festival)
17.–19.8.Wintersun, Timo Tolkki band in Slovakia, Zvolen (More//Than//Fest festival)
25.–27.8Finnish your Dinner!
29.8.Ilmatila and Cirkus Mlejn (FI, CZ) - To every cloud. Acrobatic show at Letní Letna festival, Prague.
31.8.Finnish Conscript Band concert: "From Finnish Classics to American Musical". Brno, Moravian Square. 19:00 hrs.

Echoes – 100 Years in Finnish Design and Architecture. Poster exhibition in Museum Brněnska. Gallery Celnice, Vila Löw-Beer, Brno

2.9.Finnish Conscript Band plays at 23rd International Festival of Military Bands. Olomouc
6.9.Faarao Pirttikangas & Kuhmalahden nubialaiset, The Spermbankers. Concert @Lod´ Tajemeství / Forman boat, Náplavka, Praha
7.9.Tuomas Pyrhönen's concert at International Organ Festival, Olomouc
11.–17.9.Reetta Honkakoski theatre performance Duetto yhdelle, Polica MIME FEST festival
14.9.Merja Kokkonen (also known as Islaja) concert at Palac Akropolis, Praha 3
14.9.Jan Lehtola plays a Finland-themed concert at the 22nd international organ festival in Prague.
20.9.Mirel Wagner (FIN) concert at Palac Akropolis, Praha 3
26.9.European Day of Languages

Echoes poster exhibition in villa Tugendhat, Brno. Exhibition opened for public 26.9.2017 – 5.11.2017

29.9.–2.10.Batacchio. Acrobatic/new circus show. Directed by Maksim Komaro, choreography by Ilona Jäntti. Jatka 78, Prague
3.10.Finnish afternoon: Planting of a Birch of the Future, Eat & Read Finland. Open Gardens, Brno
3.10.Czech premiere: Finnish theatre group Cluncer Circus in Jatka 78, Prague.
5.10.Michal Švec's lecture about Finnish movie history, showing of movie Kulkurin valssi. Moravian Library, Brno
12.-26.10.Finland 100 movie festival in Kino Evald, Prague. Scandinavian House event. Tickets:
18.–19.10.Kullervo by Sibelius. FOK/Prague Symphony Orchestra concert
19.–30.10.Echoes – 100 Years in Finnish Design and Architecture. Main exhibition in Manes Gallery, Prague.
20.10.Finnish artists Riikka Svanberg, Timo Malmstedt, Jussi Saivo & Pasi Mäkelä at Velký Finský Vecer –performance art and poetry at Future Ferenc –festival. Vrážská 328, 252 28 Černošice
9.11.Lecture by professor Laura Kolbe: "Finland100 - the myths and reality in the building of a nation 1917-2017". 09:30 hrs. in Comenius University Bratislava, Slovakia; 16:00 hrs. Masaryk University Brno, Czech Republic.
10.11.Lecture by professor Laura Kolbe: "Finland100 - the myths and reality in the building of a nation 1917-2017". 10:00 hrs, Charles University, Prague.
13.11."November Talks" - Lecture by professor Rainer Mahlamäki at the Faculty of Architecture, Prague. 18:30 hrs.
15.11.The Rasmus (FIN) performs at Lucerna Music Bar in Prague
17.-18.11.Vesa Haapala at Ars Poetica festival. Bratislava, Slovakia
23.11.Literary event - Meet the writers Laura Lindstedt (FI) & Siri Pettersen (NO). 19:00 hrs Centrum současného umění DOX - Gulliver (Poupětova 1, Praha 7)
2.12.HIM (FIN) Farewell Tour 2017, Forum Karlín
6.12.Finnish Independence Day
6.12.Light installation: Dancing House in Finnish colors. Praha
6.12.Tuomas Turunen plays at Jazz Meets World Festival. 19:30 hrs, Muzeum Antonína Dvořáka,ke Karlovu 20, Praha 2
9.12.Piano recital by Antti Siirala. Rudolfinum, Prague. Tickets: Prague Symphony Orchestra
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