• Festivals and Contests
    “THELOOKOUT“ Contemporary Art Festival
    “THELOOKOUT“ Contemporary Art Festival
    The first site-specific festival of contemporary art will present more than fifteen original art objects created specifically for Fort Constantine. The project involves more than 20 artists. In their works, they turn to such notions as “frontier”, “horizon”, relations “one's own - someone else's”, discoveries of “new earth”, “expectations”. In addition to the exhibition, the festival program includes musical open-air and art mediation.
    address: Kronstadt, Fort Constantine
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://www.facebook.com/kafedraHOMghpa/)
    From: 13 July 2019
    Till: 14 July 2019
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    “PETROJAZZ” 15th International Music Festival
    “PETROJAZZ” 15th International Music Festival
    “PetroJazz” is the largest open air jazz festival, which has become one of the main summer events in St. Petersburg. The festival gathers the best musicians from around the world, representing different musical styles such as jazz, blues, funk, ethno, folk, disco, and world music.
    address: Ostrovskiy Square
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-310-56-33)
    From: 13 July 2019
    Till: 14 July 2019
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    “USADBA. JAZZ” 8th International Jazz Festival
    “USADBA. JAZZ” 8th International Jazz Festival
    “Usadba. Jazz” will be held with the participation of famous jazzmen and performers of ethnic music from Russia and other countries of the world. Headline project for the first time will be the Russian rock band ”Splin” with a special acoustic program Unplugged and famous Cuban singer, 88-year-old Omar Portuondo, who will give the only concert in Russia as part of his farewell world tour.
    address: Kirov Central Park of Recreation and Culture
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-499-248-36-05)
    From: 13 July 2019
    Till: 13 July 2019
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    “ALL TOGETHER OPERA” 8th St. Petersburg International Festival
    “ALL TOGETHER OPERA” 8th St. Petersburg International Festival
    At the midst of summer, the “All Together Opera” Festival will once again welcome residents and guests of St. Petersburg to the publicly available opera performances with the participation of leading soloists of St. Petersburg, Moscow, and Europe musical theaters. Over the years, the musical project has gained great popularity. The masterpieces of the world opera classics will sound on the open spaces of the city in the scenery of the most beautiful architectural ensembles of the city. In 2019 the festival program includes 4 performances: “The Maid of Orleans” by Tchaikovsky, “La Boheme” by Puccini, “May Night” by Rimsky-Korsakov and “Il Barbiere di Siviglia” by Rossini.
    address: Peter and Paul Fortress Cathedral Square, Alexandrovsky Park, Kirov Central Park of Recreation and Culture. Yelagin Island, “Tsarskoe Selo” Museum-Reserve
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (233-09-24, 232-31-87)
    From: 12 July 2019
    Till: 21 July 2019
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    "KINOLES" 4th Open Air Film Festival
    "KINOLES" 4th Open Air Film Festival
    The festival has been held since 2016 on the initiative of the Youth Center of the Union of Cinematographers of St. Petersburg and the Primorsky Cultural Center of St. Petersburg. Watching short films created by students and graduates of film universities, takes place in the open air in an informal setting, where every viewer can become a director and shoot his own film. For creative young people and beginners Petersburg filmmakers within the framework of the festival, a contest for express-filming of short films “Kinoquest 2019” organized.
    address: St. Petersburg, pos. Fox nose
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (press@kinoles.ru)
    From: 12 July 2019
    Till: 14 July 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    “THE GROUND STANDS ON END. FROM THE HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN EXPRESSIONISM”
    “THE GROUND STANDS ON END. FROM THE HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN EXPRESSIONISM”
    The exhibition, dedicated to expressionism in the Russian theater, will present the materials from the funds of the Museum of Theatrical and Musical Art, concerned with post-revolutionary drama and opera productions of the of European expressionists. Visitors will be able to see the scenery and costume designs, photographs, costumes and other theatrical rarities.
    address: Sheremetev Palace
    From: 11 July 2019
    Till: 13 October 2019
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    1st International Orchestras Festival-Competition
    1st International Orchestras Festival-Competition
    The purpose of the Festival-competition is to intensify the creative activity of orchestras, to increase the interest of children and youth in instrumental performance. The main mission of the project is to create a platform for creative communication, cultural exchange and strengthening of friendly ties with orchestras from different countries of the world. School, amateur, educational and professional groups of different compositions (symphonic, chamber, folk, wind, pop and jazz) are invited to participate. The competition program must demonstrate not only the performance abilities and skills of musicians, but also the style of the orchestra, thematic and genre orientation of his work.
    address: Academic State Capella, “Yesod” House of Jewish Culture, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Sts. Peter and Paul (Petrikirche), Russian Ethnographic Museum, “Colizeum” Concert Hall, Basilica of Saint Catherine, “Zazerkalie” Children's Musical Theater, “Svyatoduchovsky” Center of Orthodox Enlightenment of the Holy Trinity Alexander Nevsky Lavra
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (interaspect@mail.ru)
    From: 11 July 2019
    Till: 14 July 2019
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    "WHITE NIGHTS OF ST. PETERSBURG" Festival
    "WHITE NIGHTS OF ST. PETERSBURG" Festival
    The festival has been held for more than a quarter of a century and has already become one of the most anticipated events in St. Petersburg summer. The musical project annually gathers on the banks of the Neva leaders of the Russian stage and world stars. In 2019, the festival guests will be Grigori Leps, Philip Kirkorov, Dima Bilan, Loboda, as well as famous foreign artists - Joss Stone, Chris Norman, Level 42, Bonnie Tyler and others. One of the concerts will be dedicated to the 40th Anniversary of the group “Zemlyane”.
    address: “Ice Palace” St. Petersburg Palace of Sports
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (579-14-39)
    From: 11 July 2019
    Till: 13 July 2019
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    "GAMMA - 2019" Music and Contemporary Culture Festival
    "GAMMA - 2019" Music and Contemporary Culture Festival
    The festival of music and contemporary culture represents different facets of the music world and the latest trends - from academic neoclassicism to standard house music and experimental genres. For several days, the Northern capital of Russia will once again become the epicenter of actual electronic and avant-garde music, media art and various cultural events. In the program: concerts, performances, training in the laboratory of artificial intelligence, a two-day international forum on culture and technology, as well as numerous afterparty.
    address: Planetarium One, “Lumiere Hall” Creative Space, “Arsenal” City Space, Stepan Razin Plant, ”Gamma” Hotel, Educational Space of the School "Masters"
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (welcome@mdivision.ru)
    From: 11 July 2019
    Till: 14 July 2019
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    "PETROV DAYS" 4th International Choral Festival-Contest of Sacred Music
    "PETROV DAYS" 4th International Choral Festival-Contest of Sacred Music
    The festival is held with the blessing of Metropolitan of St. Petersburg and Ladoga Varsonofy and is aimed at developing intercultural communication, drawing attention to spiritual music and reviving spiritual values. Choral groups, vocal ensembles from Russia and other countries of the world are invited to participate in the project. In the program: concerts of sacred music, competitive auditions, a round table with the participation of jury members and leaders of choral groups. In 2019, the festival is held in honor of the 70th anniversary of the reproduction of St. Seraphim Vyritsky.
    address: St. Petersburg Academic State Capella, The State Museum of the History of St. Petersburg. Commandant's House of Peter and Paul Fortress, Kazan Cathedral
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (kultproektspb@mail.ru)
    From: 10 July 2019
    Till: 12 July 2019
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    Baltic Yacht Week - 2019
    Baltic Yacht Week - 2019
    The festival is held within the framework of the St. Petersburg Maritime Assembly in order to maintain the status of St. Petersburg as the custodian of Russia's main maritime traditions, increase attention to yachting and show sailing culture in all its diversity. Guests of the festival will enjoy a rich cultural, educational, entertainment, sports and business program on water and on land. By tradition, the main events will be held near the walls of the Peter and Paul Fortress. The “Sea Village” will unfold here with a cinema-lecture hall, an open yacht exposition, a photo exhibition, an interactive children's area and master classes.
    address: Beach of the Peter and Paul Fortress
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (324-03-03, 8-800-222-88-12)
    From: 10 July 2019
    Till: 17 July 2019
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    Summer language Festival-Marathon
    Summer language Festival-Marathon
    During the days of the festival, readers with the help of special tests or invited leading practical seminars will be able to learn their type of perception and memorization of new information, as well as their psychological predisposition to learn a foreign language of a certain group; to make your own personal plan for learning any foreign language and your own phrasal dictionary (phrase book) to consolidate the material studied, to consult with linguistic experts on the subject of grammar and other aspects of a foreign language.
    address: Vladimir Mayakovsky Central City Public Library
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (448-88-20)
    From: 10 July 2019
    Till: 21 August 2019
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