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Photo credit: Sixty-two performances from 21 cities of Russia will be brought to the Moscow public as part of the 26th Golden Mask Theater Festival. The shows will be held from January 25 to April 14, winners in various categories will be announced on April 15 at a...

26.01.2020 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: shot from The Cranes Are Flying by Mikhail Kalatozov The classics of Russian, Soviet and world cinema, shot at the Mosfilm film studio, will return to large screens in dozens of countries around the world this spring. 25 states are already included in the project,...

23.01.2020 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: A Russian charity ball was held in Luxembourg. It is considered one of the most striking events in the cultural and social life of the country. This year the ball was already the ninth in a row, the Nizhegorodskaya Pravda newspaper...

21.01.2020 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: Music bands led by world-famous saxophonist Igor Butman will tour the cities of the USA in January and February. The Moscow Jazz Orchestra and Igor Butman Quintet will perform in New York, Baltimore, Miami, Chicago and Boston. The start of the tour will take place on...

20.01.2020 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: Jacob's Ladder painting by Russian artist of Jewish origin Marc Chagall will be put up for auction on January 25 in Herzliya (Israel). The work was stolen in 1996; it was discovered after almost twenty years. According to Israeli media, the picture can...

17.01.2020 Subject: Culture


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“I was astonished by power of the Vologda church, and its spirit,” said the famous Italian architect Elisabetta Fabbri having visited the dilapidated Church of the Descent of the Holy Spirit. While spending a few days in Vologda, the Master of Architecture, a member of the Venice Order of Architects and Conservation Professionals, the conservation architect of Teatro alla Scala and other opera houses in Italy, and the recipient of the presidential order supported the restoration of the church and gave valuable recommendations. She inspired Vologda students to restoration feats and told her Russian colleagues about modern restoration trends and techniques used in Europe.
The first Winter School of the Russian language was held for Japanese citizens at Pacific State University. At the request of students, the opening of the Winter School was timed to coincide with the Russian winter holiday - Maslenitsa. The students used their spare time to get acquainted with the sights of the Khabarovsk Territory.
Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna, the younger sister of Emperor Nicholas II, wrote in her memoirs: “…the only sovereign houses that were not related to the Romanovs were the Habsburgs, the Bourbons and the House of Braganza ...” Russian grand dukes used to marry foreign princesses, and princesses married rulers of other states.
Ekaterina Burvikova, a teacher of Russian from the USA, came up with an unorthodox method for teaching Russian as a foreign language. She teaches her students through Instagram. Recently, she shared her method with colleagues from other countries at a conference on Russian language, which was held in Pskov. During her interview with the Russkiy Mir, she told how to motivate nowadays students to learn Russian.
The world of sports, and not only sports, was shocked by the expected and yet unexpected news - Maria Sharapova officially announced her retirement from tennis, which she dedicated 28 out of nearly 33 years of her life to. It is inconceivable, but probably really enough. Even if Maria has not been in the top ten or even in the top hundred for quite a while, she will forever stay in the history of women's tennis as one of its most prominent players.