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Fun |  Music |  18.01.21

Arts Festival to Be Held in Moscow Today

The Second Winter International Arts Festival in Moscow under the artistic direction of People’s Artist of the USSR, Yuri Bashmet, will start on January 18, 2021, with the premiere of the musical and literary performance “Yesenin and Mayakovsky”, TASS reports with a reference to the press service of the Russian Concert Agency.   According to the

Fun |  Events |  09.01.21

St. Petersburg Theatres Invite Spectators in January 2021

St. Petersburg theatres will resume their work and show more than 30 performances from January 7 to 10, 2021, TASS reports. The city’s art groups have updated their posters after the administration lifted the previously imposed restrictions.  On the stage of the Alexandrinsky Theatre, twice a day, “The Nutcracker” and “Swan Lake” will be performed

Videos |  Events |  08.01.21

Christmas Fire Festival Held in St. Petersburg [Video]

The international Petrovsky fire festival “Christmas Star”, which was held online for the first time this year, was watched by spectators from 140 countries, TASS reports with a reference to the press service of the city Committee for Tourism Development.   It is noted that the event was attended by recognized specialists in light and

Fun |  Events |  01.01.21

Climbers Father Frosts Congratulated Nizhny Novgorod Children

On December 30, 2020, five employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the costumes of Father Frost descended from the roofs of the Nizhny Novgorod city hospital building and through the windows congratulated the young patients, NewsNN reports.   It is noted that such a surprise helped to give the feeling of a holiday to

Videos |  Culture |  01.01.21

Russian Cosmonauts Sent New Year Congratulations from ISS [Video]

Russian cosmonauts, Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov, who are now on board the International Space Station, congratulated all the inhabitants of the planet on the upcoming holidays, TASS reports.    Russian cosmonauts wished all the residents of their multinational country and the world take care of themselves and their loved ones, be healthy, attentive to

Fun |  Events |  01.01.21

Moscow Experts Help Citizens Celebrate New Year Interestingly

Moscow residents were told what to do at home during the New Year celebrations and on holiday weekends. For example, the House of Russian Abroad named after A. I. Solzhenitsyn organized a masterclass on felting, in which participants will be taught the technology of wet felting, and will be shown how to make small felt

Fun |  Events |  28.12.20

Father Frost Invites Omsk Residents to His Manor

Every year Russian Father Frost comes from his main residence in Veliky Ustyug to the other cities of the country. Thus, from December 31, 2020, Omsk ‘TEREM of Father Frost’ opens its doors to the city residents, om1 reports.   City residents are invited to the family immersive shows. It is specified that the performance is

Fun |  Events |  27.12.20

New Year Tourist Route Opened in Omsk

The New Year’s tour in Omsk includes five points: Dzerzhinsky Square, Museum Street, Resurrection Square, Exhibition Square, and the ‘Omsk Fortress’ historical and cultural complex. You can start your journey from any of these locations, om1 reports. The route will be open until January 14, 2021.  The idea of ​​the project is to tell Omsk

Videos |  Events |  25.12.20

Kazan Bloggers Showed Main Christmas Tree Opening [Video]

The main Christmas tree of the city was opened at the ‘Kazan’ Family Centre. A concert programme, festive shopping arcades, and illumination are organized on the site. The tallest in the city 35-metre tree is decorated with an animated dome for a light and music show.   It is noted that the concept of opening

Fun |  Events |  20.12.20

Russians Can Observe Jupiter and Saturn Great Conjunction

On the evening of December 21, Russians will be able to see the great conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn, RIA News reports. The residents of the southern regions of Russia will have the best conditions for the observation, according to the Crimean astronomer Alexander Yakushechkin.  Yakushechkin specified that the planets will be separated by only

Fun |  Events |  14.12.20

Over 150,000 Kazan Children to Receive Free New Year Gifts

Kazan children will receive free sweet gifts on the eve of the New Year holidays, according to the head of the city’s Department of Culture Azat Abzalov. These are children attending kindergartens, primary school students, and those who find themselves in a difficult life situation.  In addition, on the eve of the holidays on December

Fun |  Events |  13.12.20

ISS Cosmonauts to Conduct Geography Lesson Online

On December 14, at 11 am, the Museum of Cosmonautics, with the support of the Russian Space Corporation (Roscosmos), will organize a live broadcast from the ISS. Russian cosmonauts will conduct an online lesson in geography, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   The lecturers are the cosmonauts Sergey Kud-Sverchkov and Sergey Ryzhikov (from

Fun |  Sports |  11.12.20

Russian Celebrities to Play Football With Doctors

On December 12, a friendly football “Gratitude Match” will take place between Russian artists and doctors on the Spartak Arena in the Sokolniki district of Moscow. Due to the epidemiological situation, the game will be played without fans.   “This match will become a symbol of gratitude and deepest respect on the part of society for