YEAR 2000 
Events under the patronage of Festival...
Selected Events:

 
 JANUARY
15th
Opening Ceremony 
of the Krakow 2000 Festival
9th
Seven Traditions - concert series presenting the oldest traditions of sung prayer - Schola Węgajty, St. Michael Choir
10th-16th
Orthodox Church Music Festival
15th January
- 15th March
Pictures Painted by Prayer
- exhibition of icons
  .
 FEBRUARY
2nd-28th
 Find - exhibition of Finnish
applied art
8th February
- 31st March
Libraries 2000 - Cities of European Culture
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 MARCH
19, 20th March
The Great Performances Series - concert by Norddeutscher Rundfunk
23rd-27th
Alternative Europe - Zaduch - Duszność - Duchowość (Stuffiness - Soulness - Spirituality) - 25th Krakow Theatrical Reminiscences
25th
The Great Performances Series - concert by Concentus Musicus
31st March
- 31st January 2001
Evidence! Europe reflected in Archives - Internet presentation of the nine Cities of European Culture 
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 APRIL

1st-2nd

The Tygodnik Powszechny weekly - jubilee

8th

Road, Life, Love - Easter Oratorio

13th-14th

The Young in Krakow 2000: conference
18th-24th
4th Easter Ludwig van Beethoven Festival
29th April
- 25th May
Ryszard Horowitz: Electronic Visions - photographic exhibition
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 MAY
1st, 2nd 
7th Krakow Ballet Spring - Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
5, 6th May
7th Krakow Ballet Spring - Decouflé
5th
A Day of Culture 2000 - Freedom of Speech and Dialogue. Freedom at the Threshold of the Third Millennium - Opportunities and Threats - a conference
5th May
-30th October
Wawel 1000-2000 - exhibition
Wawel Royal Castle - 5th May - 30th July, Cathedral Museum - 5th May - 31st August, Archdiocesean Museum - 5th May - 30th October

8th-12th May

9. International Festival of University Theaters

9th May

The Great Performances Series - Wiener Akademie
11th
Treasures of the Jagiellonian University - exhibition; event organised as a part of the Celebration of 600th Anniversary of the Refunding of the Krakow Academy

12-14th

Dispatch of The Greek Envoys - event organised as a part of the Celebration of 600th Anniversary of the Refunding of the Krakow Academy
14th
The Great Performances Series - concert by Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
23rd
Seven Traditions - concert series presenting the oldest traditions of sung prayer - Organum

24th, 26th

Gospel - concert by
A Piece of My Soul
25th May
- 4th June
Stanisław Wyspiański Festival

25th-27th May

Orthodox Church Music Festival

26th May
- 15th June

Prague in Krakow - Krakow in Prague - exhibitions

29th May
-31st August

3rd International Biennial of Children's Theatrical Puppet

31st May - 4th June

The Young in Krakow 2000: Permanent Festival
May
Do you Know Krakow? Renaissance and Baroque City - competition finals (Krakow competition)
 JUNE

6th-9th June

The Young in Krakow 2000: European Meetings of Youth

7th June

The Young in Krakow 2000: 
Theme with Variatons
9th June - 23rd July
Power of Imagination. Symbolism in Brussels - exhibition
10-28th
6th International Biennial of Visual Arts for the Handicapped
10th
Gods of the Ancient Egypt
- opening of permanent exhibition

12th - 18th June

Nowhere like in Krakow...
15th June-16th July
Tadeusz Kantor Festival - Tadeusz Kantor. Impossible
19, 20th
7th Krakow Ballet Spring - Boris Ejfman Sanktpetersburg Ballet Theatre
23rd
Seven Traditions - concert series presenting the oldest traditions of sung prayer - Capella Regia Musicalis

23rd - 25th June

The Young in Krakow 2000:  
Pueri Cantores

24th

Krakow Legends
- Floating of the Wreaths 2000
27th
The Great Performances Series - concert by New York Philharmonic

27th - 29th

Mrożek 70

28th - 29th

7th Krakow Ballet Spring
- La Scala (Milan)
28th June
- 3rd July
The Krakowiak 2000
- Krakowiacy i Górale - folk festival
29th
Seven Traditions - concert series presenting the oldest traditions of sung prayer - Byzantine Greek Choir
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 JULY
1st-2nd
Masters of Jazz - concerts
1st-9th
10th Jewish Culture Festival
1st-17th
Krakow 2000 Dance Festival
6th-9th
13th Street Theatre Festival
14th July
-30th October
Power of Custom - exhibition
17th July-13th August
Malinowski - Witkacy. Photography: 
Between Science and Art
18th
Seven Traditions - concert series presenting the oldest traditions of sung prayer - Micrologus

19th July 

Great Performances Series: 
“Les musiciens”
25th
Codex Calixtinus
- concert of medieval liturgical music
27th-29th
Crossroads - the Melting Pot of Customs: the Małopolska Region, Galicia Land, and the Carpathian Mountains
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 AUGUST
4th-6th
Court Dance Festival
13th
The Great Performances Series - concert by Bundesjugendorchester
27th
Seven Traditions - concert series presenting the oldest traditions of sung prayer - La Petite Bande

31st

7th Krakow Ballet Spring - Batsheva Dance Company
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 SEPTEMBER
1st September
7th Krakow Ballet Spring - Batsheva Dance Company

2nd September

Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement: Lluis Llach - concert
3rd
Voices of Europe - concert
7th September
-1st
October
Bridge to the Future - International Print Triennial

11th September
- 30th October

Treasures of the Jagiellonian University – an exhibition

16th

Takie większe wesele
(Just a Greater Wedding) 
- open-air spectacle
16th-17th
Mishimas Women based on the works of Yukio Mishima - presentation of the Japanese Euro-Japan Theatre du Sygne

18th September
- 30th October

Drawings for the Bible: 
Marc Chagall

19th September
 - 26th November

Images of Death in the Polish Art of the 19th and the 20th century - exhibition
20th September
- 26th November
Treasures of St. Francis
- exhibition

26th September 
- 6th October

Audio Art Festival
- Art Boat

September
-December

The Young in Krakow 2000: 
Metro and Secret Lovers, Home
(The Place I call Home)
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 OCTOBER
4th October
- 31st December
Libraries 2000
- Writers from European 
Cities of Culture
-
exhibition

6th October

Do You Know Krakow? - competition finals

7th - 14th October

Mysteries, Initiations
- theatre festival

9th October
-26th November

Tadeusz Kantor Festival 
Certeses Sentides
- exhibition 
by Antonio Tapies

9th October
-31st December

Tadeusz Kantor Festival - Wandering with Tadeusz Kantor

13th - 20th October

TaliA 4th feStivAl Of comEdy
(Tarnów)

14th - 29th October

The Young in Krakow 2000: 
Festival of MU Art

16th October
- 10th December

The Young in Krakow 2000: 
When Energy Turns into Matter
19th - 27th October
Velvet Curtain - festival of contemporary music
19th October
- 15th January
Piotr Michałowski  
monographic exhibition
of painting
23rd - 26th October
Krakow 2000 - International Architecture Preservation Conference
26th-29th October
Libraries 2000:  International Conference of Library Directors from the Nine European Cities of Culture

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 NOVEMBER

3rd-15th November

Audio Art Festival
7th November
- 31st December
The Art of Icons. Sacred Paintings from Macedonia: 11th-19th Centuries

8th November
-13th December

Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement. Solidarities - Bringing down the Wall - exhibition

9th-10th November

Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement. International conference: "Road to Solidarity. Tradition of Polish Anti-Communism"

10th-13th November

2nd Krakow Meeting of Poets: 
Poetry – Between Song and Prayer

11th-21th November

Andre Delvaux - film review

14-15th November

Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement. International Scientific Symposium: The Idea of
Solidarity Today

16th -19th November

The Young in Krakow 2000: 
Festival of Promising
16th - 19th November The Young in Krakow 2000: European Opinion Exchange
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 DECEMBER

1st December
- 14th January 2001

Venice Nativity Scenes
2nd December 2000
- 31st February 2001
Communication - multimedia exhibition
7th December
58th Competition of Krakow Cribs
8th December
2000- 12th
January 2001
Common Wealth. Polish Products 1899 - 1999
9th December
Tadeusz Kantor Festival Memory/Loss - an exhibition by Robert Wilson
31st December
The Millennium Night: 
New Year's Eve 2000/2001
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Books and CDs 

2000
August 2000 Jewish Spirituality in Poland 

1 st December Guide to Architecture

Virtual Reconstruction of Krakow (CD-ROM)

Krakow - The Polish Chapter in European Heritag