2013 forebodes to be an exciting and electrifying year for Istanbul events. With power-packed performance by music sensation Rihannna and Justin Beeber, and lots of other dance and theater acts is surely going to drive you crazy. Rocking music shows and concerts, with the diverse group of music artists specializing in rock, pop, heavy metal and classic music heading towards the city to entertain and leave you spell bound. Take a look at the events calendar of Istanbul 2013:
International Istanbul Music Festival - Be in Istanbul from June 4 to 29, 2013 to attend the spectacular 41st Istanbul Music Festival. It is the festival that is meant for all music and dance lovers. A bunch of over 30 musical performances of orchestra and chamber music, dance and ballet shows completes the festival.
International Istanbul Theater Festival –The 18th Istanbul Theater Festival welcomes all the theater and drama lovers from across the world to participate and enjoy some of the best drama & plays acts performed by world-renowned and local theater groups. The festival will be held from May 10 – June 5th, 2013. The Kenter Theater, the Aksanat Cultural Center and Ataturk Cultural Center are a few places where you can enjoy these performances.
International Istanbul Jazz Festival – Be a part of the dramatic 20th Istanbul Jazz Festival, which is to be held from 2-18 July 2013. Artists from across the world will embellish the stage with their graceful and extra-ordinary dance moves. Modern jazz performances by Keith Jarrett, Dizzy Gillespie and many others in an open-air theater.
Other events include 13th International Istanbul Puppet Festival (May 4-16, 2013), 22nd International Istanbul Arts Festival (2-10 November 2013) and others.