Cyprus has 21 theatres and 19 cinemas. Performing arts
vary from international stars like Pavarottti and Ibrahim
Ferrer (Buona Vista Social Club) to Cypriot traditional
In summer even more - often open air theatres and historical
sites - cultural venues are staging cultural events,
ranging from classical music, Greek and Cypriot tradional
dancing, contemporary ballet and ancient Greek theatre.
The Cyprus Tourism Organisation as well as the separate
municipalities organise festivals and cultural events
such as the Moonlight Concerts (during full moon) in
Lemesos, Pafos, Ayia Napa and Paralimni and local summer
festivals hosting national ballet, theatre, concerts
and other performing arts.