• Festivals and Contests
    "CLAVIS ST. PETERSBURG - 2018" International Festival of Keyboard Art
    "CLAVIS ST. PETERSBURG - 2018" International Festival of Keyboard Art
    The festival of clavier art is a joint project of the St. Petersburg School. D.D. Shostakovich and the Napamarum School of Music (Bavaria), aimed at strengthening the friendly international relations between Russia and Germany, as well as the development of creative cooperation between musical schools. In the festival program: Piano competition (age of participants from 6 to 29 years), seminars, master classes, concerts of piano and organ music with the participation of performers from Russia, Austria, Belgium and Japan.
    address: Shostakovich Secondary school № 235 with in-depth study of the subjects of artistic and aesthetic cycle, St. Petersburg State Museum of Theatrical and Musical Art. Sheremetev Palace, Tavrichesky Palace, Petersburg Concert (Kochneva House), Evangelical Lutheran Church of Sts. Peter and Paul (Petrikirche), Steinway Piano Gallery St. Petersburg
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (572-58-46, 425-42-93)
    From: 31 October 2018
    Till: 03 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    International Kids Fashion Week in St. Petersburg
    International Kids Fashion Week in St. Petersburg
    In the days of school holidays, the autumn season of the International Children's Fashion Week, which promises to be truly stellar, will take place. More than 500 young models from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Estonia, Latvia, Georgia, Romania, Brazil and Italy will gather at the main children's podium of the country. Designers and brands of children's clothing from around the world will demonstrate their collections, and the main symbols of the autumn season will be - light.
    address: "Palkin"Restaurant
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-905-229-17-67)
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 04 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    “GOLDEN SOFIT” 24th Ceremony of Awarding the Winners of St. Petersburg Highest Theatrical Award
    “GOLDEN SOFIT” 24th Ceremony of Awarding the Winners of St. Petersburg Highest Theatrical Award
    The St. Petersburg highest theatrical award is given for the outstanding creative discoveries and achievements in various genres of theatrical art of St. Petersburg theaters in the last season. The Award was established in 1995 to preserve and promote the traditions of the St. Petersburg theater school, as well as to identify and encourage talented actors and directors.
    address: Bryantsev Young Spectators' Theater
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-785-08-97)
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 29 October 2018
  • Conferences and Seminars
    "MAVRODINSKIE READING – 2018"
    "MAVRODINSKIE READING – 2018"
    All-Russian Scientific Conference Dedicated to the 110 Anniversary from the Birthday of Vladimir Vasilevich Mavrodin
    address: St. Petersburg State University
    Hosted by: St. Petersburg State University
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 31 October 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “SYMPHONY OF COLOR” 3rd International Children's Painting Competition
    “SYMPHONY OF COLOR” 3rd International Children's Painting Competition
    Students of children's art schools, art departments of children's art schools of Russia and other countries are invited to the competition. Young artists aged 7 to 17 will be able to present their works on the themes: "Theater and Spectator", "Scenography to the works of Russian classical music of the 19th century", "National and cultural traditions of the native land". The contest is held in the nominations "Painting" and "Graphics".
    address: Glinka Children’s School of Arts
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (584-05-21, 574-07-00)
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 01 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    “ZOOART” Festival of Contemporary Animalistic Art
    “ZOOART” Festival of Contemporary Animalistic Art
    The festival "ZooArt" is an artistic view of the living nature by indifferent eyes, an attempt to comprehend the spontaneous means of art, to find the source of beauty in the natural and to show the perfection of life in all its manifestations. In 2018, the main theme of the festival is a reflection on the responsibility of a person for those changes that he, voluntarily or unwittingly, brings to the world around him. The project will be attended by artists, actors, sculptors, performers from Russia and Europe. In the program: a large charity musical marathon with the participation of several groups and headliners; competition of children's art works, installations, art objects, video art, exhibitions of painting, graphics and sculpture.
    address: “ArtPlay” Design Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-981-741-60-30, 8-953-377-45-95)
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 02 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    "JAZZMAN BRASS" Men's Jazz Festival
    "JAZZMAN BRASS" Men's Jazz Festival
    The two-day brass marathon will take place on the last October weekend and will be a real gift for jazz lovers. The best musical groups will appear on the stage, including the Jazz Philharmonic Orchestra big band led by Kirill Bubyakin, one of the brightest representatives of the modern mainstream in the Russian jazz scene; Olympic Brass, performing music of domestic and foreign cinema in author's arrangements of trumpeter Alexander Golikov; Dobranoch group; Moscow ensemble Brevis Brass Band, Dizzy Dutch Duck band of Petersburg trombonist and arranger Anton Boyarskikh, who will present a new jazz style, mixed with hip-hop, blues and electronic music. The American trumpeter, composer and arranger Freddie Hendrix will be the guest of the festival.
    address: “Palma” Art Space
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-911-238-61-65, 8-906-258-88-80)
    From: 27 October 2018
    Till: 28 October 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    “MULTIVISION” 16th International Festival of Animation Arts
    “MULTIVISION” 16th International Festival of Animation Arts
    “Multivision” is a holiday for those who love the art of animation. The festival promotes the development of Russian animation and introduces audience to new film masterpieces, representing the entire spectrum of contemporary art: 3D-animation, art house cinema, video art, and video installations. The program includes the best animation films, which received recognition on international festivals in Europe.
    address: Rodina Cinema Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (575-68-80)
    From: 27 October 2018
    Till: 19 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    “NEVSKY CHOIR ASSEMBLIES” Russia-Wide Festival
    “NEVSKY CHOIR ASSEMBLIES” Russia-Wide Festival
    The annual choral festival, organized by St. Petersburg Academic Capella, for many years has presented the mastery of choirs from all over Russia. The festival is aimed at preserving and developing traditions of Russian art of singing, and reviving of united choral community of professional and amateur choirs.
    address: Academic Capella, St. Petersburg State Museum of Theatrical and Musical Art. Sheremetev Palace, The Lutheran Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul – Petrikirche, Alvar Aalto Vyborg Library
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (314-46-64)
    From: 27 October 2018
    Till: 05 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “CHILDREN’S DAYS IN ST. PETERSBURG” 14th Festival
    “CHILDREN’S DAYS IN ST. PETERSBURG” 14th Festival
    The “Children’s Days in St. Petersburg” is an annual inter-museum project for children and adults, which turns an ordinary museum visit into an exciting adventure. The events of the festival will be interesting for a wide range of visitors and museum professionals. Participating in the game “1,2,3,4,5 – I caught a fish alive”, children and their parents can take a trip around the museum exhibitions, attend workshops, and gaming sessions. In 2018 the festival will be held in a new format. For St. Petersburg museums will be organized Competition of the best museum routes created in the period from 2011 to 2016. Employees of museums are invited to participate in the Jury of the competition.
    address: city museums
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-756-96-88)
    From: 27 October 2018
    Till: 18 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    “SILVER LYRE” 9th International Festival of Chamber Music
    “SILVER LYRE” 9th International Festival of Chamber Music
    The festival continues the traditions of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Society, aimed at the musical enlightenment and popularization of the classical musical heritage. This year the program includes 8 concerts. The art of chamber music making will be presented by talented performers from Russia, Azerbaijan, Serbia, Austria, Hungary, the Netherlands and the USA. In the program: music of different genres, epochs and styles - from Monteverdi to jazz compositions.
    address: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (lyreinfo@fospb.ru)
    From: 26 October 2018
    Till: 02 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests
    15th Festival of German Film
    15th Festival of German Film
    The festival will acquaint with the best examples of modern German cinema. In the program: the premiere of the Berlin Film Festival, the work of famous filmmakers and talented debutants, short films by students of German film schools. In 2018, the festival is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Goethe-Institute in St. Petersburg.
    address: “Peterburg-Kino”. “Rodina” Cinema Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (363-11-25, 570-06-42)
    From: 25 October 2018
    Till: 28 October 2018
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