Upcoming Lviv

Kvitka – Familiar, and Yet Still Unknown

Issue 111, April 2018.
A special concerts dedicated to the 65th anniversary of the birth of the incredible Kvitka Cisyk will take place at Lviv’s charming M. Zankovetska Drama Theatre on 28 and 30 April. Born in the USA to a family of Ukrainian emigrants, Cisyk studied at the New York Conservatory, where she mastered vocal technique and perfected her voice – a very rare coloratura soprano timbre.

The Great Gatsby Ballet

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s beautiful Opera & Ballet Theatre will play host to the amazing Great Gatsby Ballet Show on 23 April. Based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s popular novel and Baz Luhrman’s Oscar-winning 2013 film, the show brings to life the riotous and pleasure-seeking world of 1920s America. Featuring dancers from renowned international ballet companies, the characters embody the jaded society of the filthy rich, living in a frenzy of jazz and opportunity, but whose world is superficial and empty of real emotion.

Lviv SMM Forum

Issue 111, April 2018.
The Social Media Marketing (SMM) Forum is a premiere event for digital and social marketing professionals that will take place at Arena Lviv on 28 April. If your job is to manage social media marketing, but you’re struggling to keep up with the ever-changing nature of social marketing, this event is for you. You’ll be amazed at how many people you will connect with who are just like you! Bringing together marketers, creators, and businesses, the Lviv SMM Forum promises to be a phenomenal opportunity to discover the latest tactics, network with top social marketers, and master social media in 2018.

Lviv Media Forum

Issue 111, April 2018.
Every year, more than 1,000 media representatives participate in the Lviv Media Forum, the largest media event in Central and Eastern Europe. Gathering editors-in-chief, leading journalists, business professionals, civil society, and academia, as well as representatives from state and international organisations, the Lviv Media Forum trains media practitioners from across Ukraine that cover business, governance, and other developmental issues.

Carpathian Oil & Gas Conference

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s newly-opened Grand Hotel will be the site of the Carpathian Oil & Gas Conference on 17-18 May. The conference will bring together representatives from companies operating in the Carpathian region, including Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Czech Republic, and Slovakia. The event will focus on advanced technologies for geological survey and exploration, production of oil and gas, well stimulation, well workover and recovery services, infrastructure development, and trading in oil and gas.

International Dog Shows

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv will be the place to take in two international dog shows on 12-13 May – the Lemberg Cup and the Olga Nizova Memorial. Both shows are family-friendly affairs where you’ll be able to meet hundreds of dogs, chat with owners, and watch world-class competitions.

Razomfest Literary & Music Festival

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s popular Razomfest Literary & Music Festival returns for a fifth event on 12-13 May. Razomfest is a forum for artists, scholars, writers, musicians, and anyone interested in the fusion of music and literature. Focusing on modern Ukrainian literature, the festival aims to stimulate creativity and originality and reflect the intertwined connection of music and literature through a selection of performances.

City of Professions

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s picturesque Ivan Franko Park will morph into a City of Professions on 19 May, a place where children can try their hands at over 60 different professions. The mini-city will offer children city passports and their first ’fun’ money to experience some role-playing fun while their parents relax in the park.

Children’s Reading Festival

Issue 111, April 2018.
The Children’s Reading Festival is a cultural celebration designed not only for children, but also for parents and adults to experience the joy of reading in a family-friendly environment. The event encourages learning and self-education from a young age, helping to raise a generation of leaders, scholars, and professionals that will contribute to the development of their society. It’s an entertaining three days of discovery, creativity, and excitement that showcase’s modern Ukrainian children’s literature. Attracting more than 50 international and local publishers, fans will be able to sit down with some of Ukraine’s top children’s authors as they feature their personal works.

Miss Lviv 2018 Casting

Issue 111, April 2018.
Attention Leopolitan girls! If you are young, beautiful, and confident, then this story is for you! On 26 April, Lviv’s chic Glory Café will host the casting for the Miss Lviv 2018 pageant. Ladies aged 16 to 24 are invited to come out to try to impress the jury with their skills, style, and personalities in an effort to qualify for this year’s event finals at Lviv’s luxurious Opera & Ballet Theatre.