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Photo credit: Tyumen hosts the international street theater festival called Dreams of the streets, the website of the Association of Journalists and Foreign Media reports. For almost a decade and a half, performers from all over the country and from many countries from all over the world have been...

26.07.2019 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: The international festival of street cinema starts on Friday, July 26, in the Lipetsk region, Gorod48 information agency reports. Short features will be watched by residents of Lev Tolstoy and Chaplygin settlements. A distinctive feature of this screening is the absence of a jury. The work of...

26.07.2019 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: the theater website Seven performances, including the world premiere of Mr. Georg Ots play, will be presented by Moscow Helikon-Opera at the Saaremaa Opera Days festival, which will be held from July 23 to 28. The festival will open with The Queen of Spades opera with Vladimir Fedoseyev taking the...

24.07.2019 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: Touristic agency of Bologna have launched the Temple with The Heart of Russia tour, which includes churches decorated by Russian artist Alexander Shevel. For eight years this artist from Kuban region was working in Italy. His original works appeared in 10 Catholic churches. Upon arrival...

23.07.2019 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: World jazz and blues stars from Russia, US, and Italy participate in the 16th Blues on the Porch festival in Vologda Oblast. From 17th to 19th of July Vologda Kremlin and other spots in and around the city will host best musicians, including famous Russian saxophone player Igor Butman with his quartet, The Culture of Vologda...

18.07.2019 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: Osipov State Russian Folk Orchestra celebrates 100th anniversary today, July, 15, TASS reports. This day 100 years ago the musician performed on stage for the first time. According to the artistic director Vladimir Andropov all the coming season is going to be held in the frames of that date. The gala concert on September, 19 in Tchaikovsky...

15.07.2019 Subject: Culture


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The Shtandart, a historical frigate built based on drawings designed 300 years ago, celebrated its 20th anniversary. It is the replica of the first naval frigate built by Peter the Great in Baltics in 1703. The replica frigate was put afloat with all the honors and celebrations in September 1999. The ceremony was held on Orlovskaya embankment, St. Petersburg, in presence of more than 40 thousand people. Over the 20-year period the Shtandart has traveled 167 thousand nautical miles, visited 127 ports in 17 countries; it has been featured in a dozen films and dressed up in scarlet sails for the famous Alumni Festival held in St. Petersburg.
Vladimir Menshov, the maker of such iconic movies as Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears and Love and Dove, turns 80 on September 17. His life is an example of a remarkably successful creative and personal destiny. It's no coincidence that this year 900 people attempted to win admission to his workshop at the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography (aka VGIK), while enrolment is set to 30. Menshov is known as a very principled person; and he teaches his students the same thing - only a powerful person can create a truly serious film.
More than 190 nations live in Russia. They write and read in 60 literary languages. But what do we know about such literatures besides the Russian one? Meanwhile, work of modern authors representing various nations of Russia embraces a wide range of styles and genres, such as poetry, prose, folklore, and children's literature, realism, postmodernism and even rap poetry.
A son of a Russian emigrant and a Frenchwoman was born in Lyon and lived his whole life away from Russia. At the same time, Alexandre Zelkine sings in perfect Russian, and his singing is absolutely charming. Today, Alexander Vladimirovich lives with his wife in the French city of Le Mans. He agreed to talk about his life, and such the cultural phenomenon as Russian soul.
BRICS Reality 29.08.2019
The Chairman of the BRICS NRC board, Chairman of the Committee on Education and Science of the State Duma of Russia and Chairman of the Board of the Russkiy Mir Foundation Vyacheslav Nikonov has delivered a lecture to the participants of the BRICS International School, which opened in Moscow. The politician has shared his thoughts on what really unites the BRICS countries, the values ​​of this organization and how BRICS challenges the liberal world order.