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Traveling to Slovenia

  Slovenia is one of the greenest country in the midst of Europe. Natural beauty, Slovenia offers incredible mist of a land that resides on sunny side of Alps, but has a Mediterranean coast. You can find underground caves, magical lakes with parks, ski slopes and coast in a country of two million habitants. Slovenia offers exceptional diversity, nature, cleanliness and warm hearted people. When in Slovenia, there are world wide attractions that shall be visited. If you haven’t heard of it yet, at Postojna cave it is a birthplace and residence of a human fish, the only kind of species in the World. And last year, they had very productive season, since few new human fishes were born. Postojna cave has been opened for more than 200 years and it hosted millions of visitors, offering uniqu...

Play and Play / Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company

  Don’t miss today’s performance at 19:30, Cankarjev dom/Gallus Hall (March 20th,2017) The Company has performed worldwide in over 200 cities in 40 countries on every major continent and is recognised as one of the most innovative and powerful forces in the dance-theatre world. The dance company toured Slovenia almost two decades ago with a three-piece programme that included Jones’ transfixing solo. Performed with live musicians, Play and Play: An evening of movement and music applies Jones’s inventive choreography to some of the most important Western musical works of our time,in Ljubljana performed by the Accadémia String Quartet.

House of Experiments

  Based on similar wacky, fun and educational places around the globe, the extraordinary House of Experiments features three rooms of purpose-built experiments for the ultimate hands-on experience. Visitors are free to wander around as they wish, engaging with anything that takes their fancy, whether it’s a giant bubble maker, electronic insects, dancing liquid or a machine that plays music according to your weight. They also provide what they call Adventures, namely small performances that aim to show different scientific principles, with enticing names like the Centre of Gravitology, Eggology etc. Written guides are available in English and other languages. Open to the public Sat & Sun 11:00-19:00. Groups can book special visits outside these days too.

ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA (UK) – CLASSICAL

London’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ranks among the world’s best symphony orchestras. It was founded in 1946 by the conductor Sir Thomas Beecham, who remained its musical director until his death in 1961. The orchestra was subsequently led by conductors such as Rudolf Kempe, Antal Dorati, André Prévin, Walter Weller, Vladimir Ashkenazy and Yuri Temirkanov. Since 1996, its chief conductor has been Daniele Gatti, who is set to be succeeded by Charles Dutoit in 2009. The patron of the orchestra is His Royal Highness Prince Andrew, the Duke of York. Conductor and violinist: Pinchas Zukerman Programme: L. van Beethoven 9 Feb 2017 at 19:30 Grand hotel Union Miklošičeva cesta 1 Buy Ticket

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: VAREKAI

Cirque du Soleil, the famous Canadian artistic ensemble who “reinvented the circus” will perform in Ljubljana for the first time with their production entitled Varekai. Deep in the woods at the top of a volcano, there is a magnificent world where everything is possible. It is called Varekai (meaning “anywhere” in the Romani language). A lonesome young fellow arrives there and starts to unravel the colourful world full of phantasy creatures. He flies away to experience an unforgettable adventure, encountering on his way the wonders and secrets of the world and mind. 2 Jun 2017 at 20:00 Stožice Sports Park Arena Vojkova cesta 100 Buy Ticket This spectacular production, with its explosive mixture of drama and acrobatic tricks directed by Dominic Champagne, pays a special tribute to nomadic so...

DEPECHE MODE (UK) – POP ROCK

Depeche Mode began their career in 1980, when the band, originally named Composition Of Sound, was joined by the singer Dave Gahan. Depeche Mode are considered to be among the originators of electronic pop music. 14 May 2017 at 19:45 Stožice Sports Park Arena Vojkova cesta 100 After having left a significant mark on the sound of the 1980s, they further broadened the scope of their musical expression in the 1990s and made a name for themselves as one of the most successful bands of the past few decades. In may 2017 they are going on a world tour in the Global Spirit Tour which will also promote their new album Spirit. Moving to ljubljana  

GIPSY KINGS LIVE – LATINO

The legendary band Gipsy Kings is returning to the Slovenian stage. Grammy winners and recipients of gold and platinum discs, will play all their biggest hits such as Volare, Bamboleo, Baila me, Djobi Djoba and many others. 1 Apr 2017 at 20:00 Stožice Sports Park Arena Vojkova cesta 100 Buy Ticket Through the years, their music became a worldwide phenomenon as it offers the listeners a unique, unbeatable mix of traditional flamenco styles with Western pop and Latin rhythms. In their 28 year long career, the legendary Latino group played on the biggest stages around the world and sold almost 20 million albums so far.  

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