Czech Cookbook - Recipies in English
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Kristýna Koutná has written a cookbook that will finally make cooking all your favourite Czech recipes possible. The book also contains many traditions, stories and customs behind Czech cuisine, including proper Czech Christmas. Also, a good idea for a present, we think.
Inca Gold exhibition
1 Nov - 31 Jan, BVV - Brno Exhibition Centre
Over 2,000 m2 of an exhibition that shows the entire history of settlement in the Americas. Visitors can see dozens of real gold exhibits lent to the Czech Republic by the Peruvian government. All in an entertaining and adventurous format that pulls visitors in.
Czech Theater: The Vaněk Plays to commemorate the 30th anniversary
8 - 17 Nov, Music Lab - Opletalova 1
What started as a piece thrown together over two days to have something to read to friends, and was for many years banned from any stage in Czechoslovakia, grew into a character shared across writers and continents. Thirty years after the Velvet Revolution, come and look back at the universal truths revealed in the original Vaněk Plays written by Václav Havel and translated into English by Jan Novák.
8 - 10 Nov, BVV - Brno Exhibition Centre
A festival of sport, leisure and entertainment. Supported by various famous Czechs, this festival will enable you to exercise and enjoy the weekend with many others. A trade fair of sports equipment and leisure-time activities will be open at the same time.
Metropolitan Opera Live - Madamme Butterfly
9 Nov, Scala Theatre, Moravské náměstí 3
Although it'll never be the same as sitting in the audience in NYC, it's probably the closest you'll ever get to Metropolitan Opera in Brno. In HD live stream, you will see Hui He, who stars as Cio-Cio-San, the devoted geisha who gives everything for the American naval officer Pinkerton, sung by Andrea Carè.
Fall of the Iron Curtain's 30th anniversary Exhibition
12 Nov - 3 May, Brno Technical Museum, Purkyňova 105
To commemorate the upcoming 30th anniversary of the fall of the iron curtain, Brno technical museum has prepared an exhibition that introduces the weaponry and equipment used by the border police units and various ways and means used to break through the borders of former Czechoslovakia. Now you can learn more about this important event in Czech history from another perspective.
Mezipatra - International Queer Film Festival
15 - 22 Nov, Scala cinema, Moravske namesti 3
International Queer Film Festival Mezipatra introduces around a hundred Czech and foreign films, centred around LGBTQ+ issues, and their creators. The films are apprised by a professional jury as a part of a prestigious international competition.
BEST divadlo - Largo Desolato
19 - 26 Nov, ŠELEPKA - Šelepova 1
BEST divadlo is proud to announce their second play of the season. To mark the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, BEST has prepared a play by Vaclav Havel, Largo Desolato. Translated into English by Tom Stoppard.
Napoleon in Brno
16 Nov, Moravske namesti
History awaits you in the city centre, an encounter with historical figures, during which you can join a military procession through Brno, experience a performance by the Exulis theatre group about the arrival of French soldiers, listen to music from those times and taste contemporary specialities.
Scooter live in Brno
23 Nov, B Pavilion, Brno Exhibition Centre
The German legend Scooter celebrates 25 years of active career and brings his show, full of lights, pyrotechnic effects, projections and greatest hits, to Brno.