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Famous festivals

with the support of Committee for culture of St. Petersburg and the New stage of the Alexandrinsky theater In the period from 30 June to 9 July 2015 XVII international summer festival of contemporary dance OPEN LOOK St. Petersburg will once again gather at the New stage of Alexandrinsky theatre, main stage BDT them. G. A. Tovstonogov and Erarta stage, the best of the best. Festival OPEN LOOK. founded in 1999, has come a long way from becoming a summer dance school until the most anticipated dance events of the cultural capital of Russia. The organizers of the festival – House of dance “Kannon Dance” is annually presented to the audience global trends in contemporary dance and related disciplines – visual theatre, performance, movie dance, multimedia. The headliner of the festival Netherlands dance theatre (NDT II) – one of the finest repertory theaters and performing modern dance, the calling card of the Netherlands, will give two performances on 1 and 2 July on the main stage BDT them. G. A.

In St. Petersburg will host the first festival “Default case” of travel and work remotely

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Spectacular event awaits the youth

Vladivostok, December 10, PrimaMedia. Bright and unforgettable event will take place in 2015 in Primorye. 15 to may 20, Vladivostok will become the student capital of Russia and will take more than two thousand young, talented kids from all over the country. “Russian student spring-2015” will be the largest youth event in the history of the Far East. About this journalist. RIA PrimaMedia was told by the Director of the Department of youth Affairs Alexander Kaganovich.

2014 – this is the second year that we believe youth year. This year held many important events, in which the younger generation of Primorsky Krai took an active part. Youth policy in the region today dictates a team of 10 of thousands of talented, bright, enthusiastic young people involved in active collaboration of the Department of youth Affairs of the Primorsky region, – said Alexander Kaganovich.

During the year, the youth team of Primorye, in conjunction with Department staff, implemented a number of projects. So, 800 volunteers of Primorye took part in organizing and holding the Olympic torch Continue reading

The Italian carnivals

 

Italian carnivals have a religious basis. Many Catholic countries celebrate this holiday.

Let us first razberemsa, where did the word carnival, or carnevale in Italian? Its roots from the Latin ” carnem levare “, which means “to remove meat”. Why this name? In ancient times it was a Banquet which was organised on the last day of the carnival period (“fat Tuesday or martedì grasso”), after which began a period of restriction and fasting, which lasted until Holy Pascha.

Some carnivals in Italy

The largest and most famous carnivals are held in the following cities: Venice (Veneto ), Viareggio (Tuscany ), Ivrea (Piedmont ), Satriano di Lucania (Basilicata ), Acireale (Sicily ), Macca (Sicily ), Fano (Marche ), Manfredonia (Puglia ), Putignano (Puglia ), Striano (Campaign ). Their fame has reached far beyond the borders of Italy and attracts huge number of tourists.

The longest carnival in Italy is held in the city of Putignano, and one of the most ancient carnivals, extant in Verona. its history began with the late middle ages and it bears the original name – Bacan àl del Gnoco .

Venice carnival is famous for its magnificent masks and costumes, as well as various displays: arts, Continue reading

Festivals in Crimea
Recently more and more popular in the Crimea is the organization and holding of festivals. It is believed that the festivals are different from concerts only by its size because…

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Festivals And Holidays In Transcarpathia
  Transcarpathia is extremely rich in tradition and folklore. In the villages and towns of Transcarpathia are the most diverse and interesting festivals and holidays. On an exciting tourist attractions…

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The Pancake week in Russia
The ancient Slavic holiday of Maslenitsa is seven days of fun, sledding, competition and, of course, enjoying delicious pancakes. Scope and content it is often compared with the European carnivals,…

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