Theatre, Music & Concert Venues

Hodja Pasha Cultural Center
Whirling Dervishes and dance shows, with dances from different regions of Anatolia as well as group and solo oriental dances using modern choreography and live music. Ankara Caddesi, Hocapasa Hamam Sok No: 3.B, Sirkeci, Istanbul.
Jazz club and leading music venue which presents a monthly program of jazz, reggae, world music, electronica, Latin, Turkish vibes, indie pop and rock acts, at Sehbender Sokak No:3, Tunel-Asmalimescit, Beyoglu 34430, Istanbul.
Is Sanat Cultural Centre
A principle venue for major concerts, performances and arts events, including classical music, jazz, traditional Turkish music and world music, dance performances, plays and poetry readings. Is Kuleleri, 34330 Levent, Istanbul.
Nardis Jazz Club
All interpretations of live jazz performed, including classic, modern, fusion, mainstream and ethnic, as well as solo artists. Weekdays 21:30-00:30 and weekends 23:30-01:30 at Kuledibi Sok. No:14, Galata, Istanbul.
Enka Auditorium and Amphitheatre
Part of the Enka Foundation, hosting jazz, classical music, pop, ethnic music performances, modern and classical ballet and dances, selected films, and theatre performances. Sadi Gulcelik Sports Center, 34440 Istinye, Istanbul.
Refresh The Venue
A multi-purpose venue for major concerts, TV and film shoots, corporate events, premiers, fashion shows, launches and weddings, at 100 Yil Oto Sanayi Sitesi, AOS G-52, Comlekci Sokak, No:30, 34398 Maslak Sisli, Istanbul.
CRR Concert Hall
A principle venue for classic and contemporary music, both Turkish and international. Darulbedayi Cad., 80200 Beyoglu.
Live music including soul, experimental sounds, traditional and modern Turkish, electronic, zombie punk, and world music, with many international artists. Kadife Street No:18/A, Kadikoy.
Akbank Art Centre (Sanat)
Prestigious art centre and home to art exhibitions, modern dance performances, film shows, theater, classical music recitals, jazz concerts and the annual jazz festival. Istiklal Cad. No:8, 34435 Beyoglu, Istanbul.
Seasonal programmes, classical, jazz and world music performances, film, biennal, design at Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts Nejat Eczacibasi Binasi Sadi Konuralp Caddesi, No: 5 Sishane Istanbul
Halic Congress Centre
A venue for major concerts, as well as outdoor and waterfront events including conventions, product launches, exhibitions, wedding receptions, film galas and special theatrical performances. Sutluce Mah. Eski Karaagac Cad., 34445 Beyoglu.
Zorlu Performing Arts Center
Broadway and West End musicals, dance, classical, opera, jazz and pop artists, exhibition of visual and contemporary arts, concerts at Zorlu Center, Levazim mahallesi, Koru sokak No:2, Besiktas.
The Borusan Music House
Seasonal programmes include music courses, classical, jazz and world music performances, modern dance performances, and art exhibitions. Istiklal Caddesi No: 213, Beyoglu 34433 Istanbul.
Galata Perform
An independent space open to new playwrights, directors and works, offering workshops as well as performances, at Buyuk Hendek Cad. No: 21/1, Galata Kuledibi, Beyoglu.