Days of Masters at the Castle 2008

18th festival of traditional crafts and folk productions featuring presentations of Slovak regional music and meals

Duration
31 August – 01 September 2008   (Sunday - Monday) ,

Time: 10,00 - 18,00

Bratislava Castle

Organisers

 ÚĽUV – The Centre for Folk Art Production, Bratislava
BKIS – Bratislava’s Cultural and Information Centre
The Chancellery of the National Assembly of the Slovak Republic
The City of Bratislava

The festival is organised with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic. It will be held on a bank holiday – the Slovak Constitution Day.




10,00 - 18,00

Presentation of traditional craft production – weaving, pottering, tinkery, lace making, basket making and much more

School of crafts for children under the tutorial of ÚĽUV lecturers


Program on the scene

Sunday (31 August):

10:00: Folklore music program
11:00: Puppet theatre Piraňa
13:00: Folklore music program
14:00: Traditional puppet theatre Teatro Carnevalo
15:00: Traditional music instrument presentation (introduced by Milan Rusko)
16:00: Presentation of traditional costumes
17:00: Stano Palúch & Pacora Trio – ethno music

Permanent program:
• Traditional music during the whole day
• Live presentations of folklore group from Turá Lúka
• Organ-grinder
• Theatro Pimprle


Monday (01 September):

10:00: Folklore music program
11:00: Puppet theatre Piraňa
13:00: Folklore music program
13:00: Traditional puppet theatre Teatro Carnevalo
14:00: Dancing group SĽUK: Gašparko – dancing comedy
15:00: Puppet theatre Jonáš Jirásek
16:00: Traditional ÚĽUV music instruments presentation (introduced by Milan Rusko)
17:00: Presentation of traditional costumes

Permanent program:
• Traditional music during the whole day
• Live presentations of folklore group Konopa from Kozárovce
• Organ-grinder
• Theatro Pimprle

Free entrance