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Events | Fun  | 29.10.21

Sergei Prokofiev’s Opera ‘Maddalena’ Staged First Time at Bolshoi Theatre


The State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia presents today, on Friday, October 29, the first in the 246th season premiere of the one-act operas “Maddalena” by Sergei Prokofiev and “The Spanish Hour” by Maurice Ravel, which will be held on the Boris Pokrovsky Chamber Stage on October 29, 30, and 31.   “The significance of today’s

Recommended | Events | Insight | Rostov  | 25.05.21

Don Theatre Took International Festival Awards


At the ‘Let’s Talk About Love’ International Festival the performance “The Tsar’s Hunt” became the leader and collected the largest number of awards, which follows from the conclusion of the festival jury headed by Moscow theatre critic Olga Senatorova, 1rnd reports.  It is specified that the Don Theatre of Drama and Comedy named after V.

Events | Fun  | 14.05.21

Theatre Festival Started in Moscow


The 15th Chekhov Theatre Festival has started in Moscow with a performance by the famous Spanish theatre ‘La Fura dels Baus’, RIA Novosti reports.  It is noted that the Chekhov Festival is a large-scale creative forum that brings together experienced masters, famous groups, and talented youth who are taking their first steps to gain professional

Moscow | Insight | Trip Advisory  | 27.04.21

Free Wi-Fi Launched in Moscow Theatres


A free city Wi-Fi network has appeared in Moscow theatres, the press service of the city administration reports with reference to the Deputy Mayor Natalya Sergunina.  “It is important for a resident of any modern metropolis that a good Internet is always at hand – for work, study, communication. City Wi-Fi is already available on

Events | Fun | Rostov  | 18.04.21

Rostov Theatre Staged ‘Turandot’ Opera


The Rostov State Musical Theatre has staged Puccini’s most complex opera “Turandot”. The first performance took place on April 16, 2021, 1rnd reports.    “There are very few theatres in the world that look to this greatest work. It is the most powerful, extremely difficult for performers, and for understanding, and for comprehension. This work

Economics | Business  | 28.03.21

Rostov Theatres Increased Tickets Sales in March 2021


The Russian VTB Bank conducted a study dedicated to World Theatre Day, which is traditionally celebrated on March 27, and found out how the demand for visiting cultural sites in the Rostov region has changed in 2021, 1rnd reports. According to the bank’s acquiring business, in the first three weeks of spring, Rostovites spent 3.3

Insight | Around Russia  | 28.03.21

Russians Named Top 3 Favourite Theatre Performances


Specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a study dedicated to the 245th anniversary of the Bolshoi Theatre. Based on the results of the study, experts presented the data on the population’s attitude towards theatres.   It turned out that before the introduction of the self-isolation regime, every third Russian went to the

Events | Culture | Fun  | 28.03.21

Bolshoi Theatre Celebrates 245th Anniversary


The State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia (Bolshoi Theatre) celebrates 245 years today, TASS reports. According to the general director of the theatre, Vladimir Urin, the theatre decided that in the conditions of a pandemic they would not hold celebrations. He noted that the theatre will work in a regular mode but for the institution,

Culture | Visit  | 26.03.21

Russians Say: Boris Akunin Deserves to Have Literature Works Translated


Yesterday, on March 25, 2021, Russia traditionally celebrated the Day of Culture. On the occasion of the holiday, specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) presented the data from the all-Russian survey on the attitude of Russians towards culture and workers in this industry.  The poll showed that over the past 3-5 years,

Events | Fun  | 18.02.21

First Time Bolshoi Theatre Travels to Voronezh


The International Platonov Arts Festival, which has been held annually in Voronezh since 2010, will for the first time present in its programme the Bolshoi Theatre tour, which will take place at the Voronezh Opera and Ballet Theatre on April 16-17, 2021, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the festival.   It is

Insight | St. Petersburg  | 14.02.21

St. Petersburg Increased Theatres Occupancy


Since February 12, 2021, the occupancy rate of federal theatres, concert halls and circuses in St. Petersburg has increased from 50 per cent to 75 per cent, TASS  reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.  It is noted that the decision to increase the occupancy rate

Events | 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