25th MAY -
2nd JUNE 2018

The Fringe Zone

Museum of Alchemists

Address

Jánský vršek 8, 118 00 Malá Strana

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostraská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

FUN FACTS

This small theatre is housed in the building where Edward Kelly set up his alchemy lab for Rudolf II in the 1500s. Shakespeare is rumoured to have stayed here. The Museum of Alchemists has been a Fringe venue for 3 years.

A Studio Rubín

Address

Malostranské náměstí 9
118 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

FUN FACTS

The longest running Prague Fringe space, 2018 will mark the 15th Fringe season. Located, in what was for decades a coal cellar, A Studio Rubín has been running as an underground (literally) performance space since 1967 with only a brief break in programming after the Communist regime closed it down. Reopening with red tones to its name, it was allowed to continue. The building 'The House at the Three Crowns' dates from the 1460s and was originally a hospital.

Malostranská beseda - Inner Foyer

Address

Malostranské náměstí 35/21
118 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

FUN FACTS

The origins of the building housing this 'beseda' (gathering place) date back to the late 1480s although the building as it appears today dates from 1660s. It was the seat of the town hall of Malá Strana as well as a a fiscal office, a tax archive and a political prison. it has been a cultural centre since 1868 and a Fringe venue for the past 8 years.

Malostranská beseda

Address

Malostranské náměstí 35/21
118 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)


FUN FACTS

The origins of the building housing this 'beseda' (gathering place) date back to the late 1480s although the building as it appears today dates from 1660s. It was the seat of the town hall of Malá Strana as well as a a fiscal office, a tax archive and a political prison. It has been a cultural centre since 1868 and a Fringe venue for the past 8 years.

Golden Key

Address

Nerudova 243/27
118 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

FUN FACTS

Golden Key is in the basement of a boutique hotel on the main route from Malá Strana to the castle. This is a very atmospheric, twenty seat, venue with brick walls and arched roof. This is a unique and very intimate space. Due to the low ceiling, it can feel quite claustrophobic.

Divadlo Inspirace

Address

Malostranské námesti 258/13,
118 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

FUN FACTS

Housed in a cellar of the Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, the space Opened in 2000 as a theatre to host performances of the music students. The stunning Lichtenstein Palace was build in the 1590s, converted from a number of renaissance town houses and aristocratic residences. Its look today dates from the 1790s after a major reconstruction where the buildings were unified by one single facade. Divadlo Inspirace has been a Fringe venue for 10 years.

Café Club Míšeňská

Address

Míšeňská 71/3
118 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

Divadlo Kampa

Address

Nosticova 634/2a
110 00, Praha 1

Getting there

Closest metro: Malostranská (A/Green Line)
Closest tram stop: Hellichova (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 and night tram 57)

FUN FACTS

This space, housed in a pre-1800s villa in the grounds of SOKOL (Czech Gymnastic Organisation) has been operating as a theatre since the 1800s and sits on the edge of the Devil's Stream looking across to Kampa Park. The building also housed a spa. Divadlo Kampa has been a Fringe venues for 14 years.

La Loca Music Bar & Lounge

Address

Odborů 278/4
120 00, Praha 2

Getting there

Closest metro: Národní třída or Karlovo náměstí (B/Yellow Line)
Closest tram stop: Novoměstská radnice (trams 2, 3, 6, 14, 18, 22, 24)