24 May at Dynamo’s Lobanovskyi Stadium (Hrushevskoho 3)
26 May at Olympic Stadium (V Vasilkyvska 55)
Kyiv is set to host the best club football teams in Europe in May as both the men’s and women’s UEFA Champions League finals come to the Ukrainian capital. The men’s final will be held at Olympic Stadium on 26 May and will feature powerhouse teams Spain’s Real Madrid and Barcelona, Germany’s Bayern Munich, or England’s Liverpool. The women’s final will be held at Dynamo’s Lobanovskyi Stadium on 24 May and will see teams such as England’s Chelsea and Manchester City, Germany’s VfL Wolfsburg, or France’s Lyon. There will be plenty of entertainment to accompany the football action, including the official Champions Festival on Khreschatyk from 24-26 May. With free entrance, you’ll be able to grab a photo with one of the event trophies, enjoy some world-class entertainment, or even see the world-famous Klitshcko brothers show what they’re made of in a ‘Legends Game’ on 26 May. As of yet, there is no public area to watch the game, so be sure to reserve a table early at your favourite restaurant if you plan to watch the game.
Monks Singing Rock (UA, concert) 23 September at 19.30 Kyiv Conservatory (Arkhitektora Horodetskoho 1-3/11) Rock is considered to be a musical form pivotal in effecting social change and protest. This project protests the very concept of this sound. Monks have managed to preserve the essence of these songs but refine the compositions to rediscover and […]
Kodaline (IE, rock) 4 November at 20.00 Bel’Etage (Shota Rustaveli 16a) This Irish four-man band has gained wide popularity via participation in the music show You’re a Star. At that time, the collective was known by the name 21 Demands, which they changed in 2011. It is noteworthy that frontman Steve Garrigan and guitarist Mark […]
Sleeping Beauty (UA, music, literature, and art performance) 14 October at 12.00 Kyiv Conservatory (Arkhitektora Horodetskoho 1-3/11) A well-known Ukrainian actress and popular TV presenter will narrate a famous fairytale, accompanied by Kyiv Camerata performing Tchaikovsky’s masterpieces. This blend of music and literature will be further enhanced with stunning water animation and sand art shows – […]
JMSN (US, soul, R&B) 19 November at 19.00 Caribbean Club (Symona Petlyury 4) In listening to the music of Christian Berishaj, it seems you might find yourself floating along the Azure coast somewhere in Miami – such is the soft, smooth, and enveloping groove it creates. JMSN does not limit himself to producing music for […]