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New Age Magic The Illusionists (international, magic production) 7-11 February at 16.00, 18.00, 19.00, and 20.00 Palace Ukraine (V Vasylkivska 103) This story began on Broadway with a performance showcasing tricks of the seven greatest wizards on earth. Each of them rivalling Harry Potter, their brain-blowing stunts and sophisticated acts of levitation and disappearance challenge […]

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British pop star Calum Scott recently released a new music video shot exclusively in Kyiv. Showing off some of the best sights of our beautiful city, such as the Opera House, Khreschatyk, and Maidan, the video for You Are The Reason is already a great piece of promo for Kyiv having racked up 6.25 million […]

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The international charitable organisation Orphans are our Children celebrated the New Year on 9 January at the Premiere Palace with a whole host of dignitaries. But the real guests of honour were those from the Kalinka, Solomaha, Ischuk, and Ray of Hope orphanages. From a beautiful spread to dancing with local stars to a visit with Did Moroz, the evening went off without a hitch, and all went home with bellies full and hearts happy.

january, 2018

17jun(jun 17)10:00 am07jan(jan 7)8:00 pmFragile State (Group exhibition and performance)

17jun(jun 17)1:01 pm07jan(jan 7)1:01 pmFragile State

01dec6:42 pm02feb(feb 2)6:42 pmCharisma of Iran

01dec9:25 pm02feb(feb 2)9:25 pmExhibition of Persian art

07dec(dec 7)2:46 pm04feb(feb 4)2:46 pmVolume of Color

07dec(dec 7)6:38 pm28jan(jan 28)6:38 pmBoychukism

07dec(dec 7)9:25 pm28jan(jan 28)9:25 pmExhibition of art

09dec(dec 9)8:51 pm14jan(jan 14)8:51 pmWinter World

15dec(dec 15)8:55 pm31jan(jan 31)8:55 pmIce Age Festival

16dec(dec 16)8:27 pm13jan(jan 13)8:27 pmDream Guardians

16dec(dec 16)9:00 pm14jan(jan 14)9:00 pmNew Year Fairytale

16dec(dec 16)9:25 pm18feb(feb 18)9:25 pmExhibition of artworks by artists from Kharkiv

19dec(dec 19)8:22 pm14jan(jan 14)8:22 pmLights and Joy on Sofiivska Square

19dec(dec 19)9:02 pm14jan(jan 14)9:02 pmHeoGod on Sofiivska

19dec(dec 19)9:25 pm27jan(jan 27)9:25 pmExhibition of sculptures by Yuriy Musatov

21dec6:27 pm21jan6:27 pmLet Us Not Fall Asleep While Walking

21dec(dec 21)7:37 pm23jan(jan 23)7:37 pmTuesday Evenings at Cinema Citi

21dec9:25 pm21jan9:25 pmExhibition of works by Mariya Prymachenko

23dec(dec 23)10:00 pm13jan(jan 13)10:00 pmBudivelnyk Kyiv – Ukrainian SuperLeague Basketball

29dec(dec 29)8:38 pm08jan(jan 8)8:38 pmChristmas Kidnapper

30dec(dec 30)8:04 am05jan(jan 5)8:04 amThe Nutcracker

01jan9:50 pm9:50 pmLyapis 98 (BY, rock)

02jan8:44 pm8:44 pmThe Snow Queen

02jan(jan 2)10:09 pm14feb(feb 14)10:09 pmBiathlon World Cup

03jan(jan 3)8:19 pm31(jan 31)8:19 pmChristmas Libretto

06jan9:53 pm9:53 pmOleg Skrypka (live)

07jan8:09 am8:09 amLove. Drugs. Chanson

07jan9:55 pm9:55 pmNew Happiness feat Julia Roma (acoustic jazz Christmas performance)

10jan8:11 am8:11 amHoneymoon

10jan(jan 10)10:00 am11(jan 11)5:00 amBAD GIRLS PARTY

11jan8:53 am8:53 amSalsa Night 

11jan8:54 am8:54 amWinter Wonderland

12jan9:56 pm9:56 pmJoe Cocker Tribute (blues, rock, soul)

12jan9:57 pm9:57 pmUkrainian carols and dances

13jan8:14 am8:14 amVocal Zone

13jan(jan 13)8:56 am14feb(feb 14)8:56 amMasquerade Party

13jan9:05 pm9:05 pmMetropolitan Christmas Festival

14jan8:16 am8:16 amShchedryk, Ukrainian Christmas carols

15jan(jan 15)9:25 pm30(jan 30)9:25 pmSnowtubing is Fun open-air entertainment program

16jan9:25 pm9:25 pmTuesday Evenings at Cinema Citi

17jan(jan 17)12:48 am10feb(feb 10)12:48 amCSKA Kyiv – Ukrainian Men’s SuperLeague Handball

18jan12:10 am12:10 amJazz at Closer. Session #132

18jan(jan 18)12:48 am15feb(feb 15)12:48 amBudivelnyk Kyiv – Ukrainian SuperLeague Basketball

19jan12:10 am12:10 amFeel These Drumz (D’n’B Part Vol3)

19jan6:37 am6:37 amPush Up 1-3 – Under Pressure

19jan(jan 19)9:41 pm20(jan 20)9:41 pmWalrusfest

20jan12:10 am12:10 amVoloshyn/Vaschenko

20jan12:10 am12:10 amRepublik

20jan12:10 am12:10 amKyiv Vogueing Nights Vol 3

20jan(jan 20)9:25 pm28(jan 28)9:25 pmTHE SHAPE OF WATER (2017, adventure, fantasy)

20jan11:01 pm11:01 pmStreet Jazz – Kusturica (jazz, blues)

21jan12:10 am12:10 am80s and 90s Diskoteka

21jan(jan 21)6:35 am28(jan 28)6:35 amIMPROV Workshop in English (improvisation theatre)

21jan11:01 pm11:01 pmBones (US, hip-hop, cloud rap)

21jan11:01 pm11:01 pmIrina Fedishin (pop)

23jan6:48 am6:48 amSilent Movie and Jazz

23jan(jan 23)9:51 pm06feb(feb 6)9:51 pmBritish Theatre in Cinema

23jan10:44 pm10:44 pmCrazy Town (US, rap rock) Forget about Insects

25jan01febExhibition of paintings by Mykhaylo Deyak and art-objects by Rudolf Burda (Czech Republic)

26jan12:10 am12:10 amHouse Authority

26jan12:10 am12:10 amBetoko (MX)

26jan6:52 am6:52 amMaria. Tangus Dei 

26jan(jan 26)6:53 am27(jan 27)6:53 amGirl with a Teddy Bear, or the Adolescent

26jan11:01 pm11:01 pmHudaki Village Band (folk, pop)

27jan12:25 am12:25 amMagdalena (Diynamic, DE)

27jan12:25 am12:25 amDance & Cocktail (Svitlo Project)

27jan12:48 am12:48 amUsyk in World Boxing Super Series Semis

27jan(jan 27)9:25 pm28(jan 28)9:25 pmFestival of culinary art Tasty Remeslo Craft Festival

27jan9:41 pm9:41 pmThe Snow is Coming to Town Theatre play for kids

27jan9:41 pm9:41 pmThe Story of Kai and Gerda Opera for kids

27jan9:41 pm9:41 pmPerformance for kids

27jan9:41 pm9:41 pmHomemade chocolate master-class

28jan12:10 am12:10 amFrench DJ Dude David Guetta (FR, DJ, electronic)

28jan6:56 am6:56 amWhat Is Your Name?

28jan9:41 pm9:41 pmIrish Music Family Concert

29jan6:59 am6:59 amLa Vida Es Asi

30jan(jan 30)9:25 pm13feb(feb 13)9:25 pmCHARLIE CHAPLIN SILENT FILMS & JAZZ PROGRAM

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