Culture & Travel

2 May 2024

After the vibrant cultural and art events of April, a colorful and diverse series of events await the residents of Istanbul in May as well. With concerts, theater performances, workshops, and shows, numerous local and international artists will meet with the people of Istanbul. We've listed the May events that people of all ages and tastes can enjoy for you.

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Concerts

Manga

Manga, one of the beloved bands of Turkish Rock music, will perform their most popular songs for their fans. Hits like "Bir Kadın Çizeceksin," "Dursun Zaman," and "Cevapsız Sorular" will be performed live by the band at KüçükÇiftlik Park.

Date: May 3, 2024

Location: KüçükÇiftlik Park

Time: 21:30

Tickets: Bubilet.com.tr

Can Gox

Can Gox, a successful musician who combines blues, rock, and jazz, will provide an unforgettable night for his fans. He will perform his most beloved songs, touching the hearts of music lovers of all genres.

Date: May 3, 2024 - Dorock XL Kadıköy, 21:30

Date: May 25, 2024 - Hayal Kahvesi Atakent, 22:00

Tickets: Bubilet.com.tr

Star Wars: A New Hope In Concert

How about experiencing the unforgettable music of one of cinema's most iconic series, Star Wars, live? Symphonic music signed by John Williams will be performed by the Istanbul Film Orchestra in a magnificent performance.

Date: May 4, 2024, 16:00 - Zorlu PSM Turkcell Stage

Date: May 4, 2024, 21:00 - Zorlu PSM Turkcell Stage

Tickets: Biletinial.com

Feridun Düzağaç

The beloved figure of Turkish Rock music, Feridun Düzağaç, will meet with his fans with his most beloved songs.

Date: May 17, 2024

Location: Dorock XL Kadıköy

Time: 21:00

Tickets: Biletinial.com

Still Corners

The English group Still Corners, known for their music style called desert noir, is among the most popular names of recent times. Whether you're listening for the first time or you're a loyal follower of the group, you shouldn't miss this performance live at Salon İKSV.

Date: May 24, Friday

Location: Salon İKSV

Time: 21:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Roby Lakatos Ensemble & Hakan Güngör

As part of the IKSV Music Festival, violin virtuoso Roby Lakatos and kanun virtuoso Hakan Güngör are coming to present an unforgettable performance. Blending jazz and classical music, the artists will provide a musical feast for the audience. Reserve your tickets now to watch them live.

Date: May 27, Monday

Location: Four Seasons Bosphorus Terrace

Time: 21:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

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Theater

Triplo Improvisational Theater Bed

In this musical-theater format, the audience can fully intervene in the content and enjoy a pleasant time.

Date: May 1, Wednesday

Location: Motto Stage

Time: 21:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Non-Existent Conference

In this interesting play featuring a conference on globalization, none of the speakers are actually present, and this task is assumed by someone on stage. This postmodern play is particularly intriguing for those seeking a different experience.

Date: May 4, Saturday

Location: Kundura Stage

Time: 17:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Crazy Feast

Deli Bayramı, a new adaptation of Devekuşu Kabare's Deliler play under the supervision of Metin Akpınar, is staged.

Date: May 6, Monday

Location: DasDas

Time: 20:30

Tickets: Mobilet.com

Bald Diva

In the absurd and equally crazy play Bald Diva, Haluk Bilginer and Zuhal Olcay deliver an unforgettable performance.

Date: May 14, Tuesday

Location: Maximum Uniq Hall

Time: 21:00

Tickets: Bubilet.com.tr

The Other

In The Other, directed by the famous filmmaker Emin Alper based on Dostoyevsky's work of the same name, talented artists come together on stage. It's a great opportunity to see names like Cem Yiğit Üzümoğlu, Derya Karadaş, Erdem Şenocak, and Gökhan Yıkılkan together in an enjoyable play.

Date: May 28, Tuesday

Location: Maximum Uniq Hall

Time: 21:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Ten Years Later

You are invited to a dinner full of relationships, experiences, regrets, and confessions in Ten Years Later, which tells the story of a couple reuniting after 10 years.

Date: May 28, Tuesday

Location: Comedy Club

Time: 21:30

Tickets: Biletinial.com

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Exhibition / Workshop:

Jigger Istanbul Cocktail Workshop

In this workshop where the making of delicious cocktails with whiskey and gin will be taught, after the event, there will be a DJ performance offering a musical feast to the participants.

Date: May 4, Saturday

Location: Rooftail Galata

Time: 18:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Comedy and Sketch Writing Workshop with Zeynep Koçak

A fun workshop lasting 5 hours with actress and sketch writer Zeynep Koçak. The writer will provide tips on how to write sketches with enjoyment and without difficulty, explaining all the basic elements of sketch writing in a practical way.

Date: May 5, Sunday

Location: Falan Studios

Time: 13:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Devrim Erbil "Inspirations"

This event, where the works of the famous artist Devrim Erbil's 60-year art career, never before exhibited anywhere, will be displayed, is an unmissable opportunity for enthusiasts.

Date: May 10, Friday

Location: Istanbul Cinema Museum

Time: Throughout the day.

Tickets: Available at the box office.

Yoga in the Cistern

Yoga invites everyone interested in yoga to a unique experience in the mystical atmosphere of Şerefiye Cistern. Yoga and meditation sessions are suitable for participants of all levels.

Date: May 15, Wednesday

Location: Şerefiye Cistern

Time: 20:30

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

Leather Wallet Design Workshop

As part of Beykoz Kundura's Kundura Memory section, the Leather Wallet Design Workshop will teach participants how to design and make leather and coin wallets.

Date: May 26, Sunday

Location: Kundura Memory

Time: 14:00

Tickets: Passo.com.tr

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