• World, National and City Holidays
    THEATER DAY (Events will be held online on the Portal "Culture.RF")
    THEATER DAY (Events will be held online on the Portal "Culture.RF")
    In 2020, events dedicated to the Theater Day will be held online. On the Portal “Culture. RF” will be presented materials on theatrical art, performances, interviews with contemporary actors and directors, interesting tests and much more.
    address: Portal "Culture.RF"
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://theatreday.culture.ru/)
    From: 27 March 2020
    Till: 27 March 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    "CLOSE ENCOUNTERS" 11th International Youth Festival (The festival is postponed to other dates)
    "CLOSE ENCOUNTERS" 11th International Youth Festival (The festival is postponed to other dates)
    The festival provides an opportunity for young talented musicians to present their skills to listeners and establish creative contacts with students from other countries of the world for joint projects. Bright, promising performers, who in the future will be able to create something new, unusual and original in the direction of jazz art will take part in the concerts.
    address: “Jaani Kirik” Concert Hall (Estonian Church of St. John), JFC Jazz Club
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (272-98-50)
    From: 26 March 2020
    Till: 29 March 2020
  • Art Exhibitions
    “BAKERS OF LENINGRAD DURING THE WORLD WAR II”
    “BAKERS OF LENINGRAD DURING THE WORLD WAR II”
    The exhibition is about the work of bread factories during the siege of Leningrad. Only six out of the city’s twenty bread-making factories delivered bread to residents and defenders of besieged Leningrad on a daily basis. In order to be able to do this, they had to overcome many challenges, such as shortages of flour, power outages, and lack of water.
    address: Bread Museum
    From: 26 March 2020
    Till: 03 June 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    3rd International Music Competition for Children and Young People with Visual Impairment (The competition is postponed to other dates)
    3rd International Music Competition for Children and Young People with Visual Impairment (The competition is postponed to other dates)
    The competition gives gifted children with impaired vision a chance to show their talents and satisfy their creative needs in music. The project will also include a round table on teaching music to visually impaired children.
    address: “Okhtinsky Center of Aesthetic Education” Children's Art School
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-556-23-05)
    From: 26 March 2020
    Till: 28 March 2020
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    "LITTLE COMPLEX PERSON" Festival (the festival was postponed to autumn)
    "LITTLE COMPLEX PERSON" Festival (the festival was postponed to autumn)
    The festival acquaints the audience with new heroes and stories, as well as to young directors who form the image of the theater of the future, intensely looking for a theater language to speak with a young audience. The purpose of the festival is to show parents and children that the world of childhood is far from cloudless, and any event or phenomenon at a young age requires no less understanding and living than in the adult world. This year's program includes 12 performances that will be shown by theaters from St. Petersburg, Moscow, Sevastopol and Rostov. Among them are several premieres of the Bolshoi Puppet Theater.
    address: St. Petersburg Grand Puppet Theater, “Subbota” St. Petersburg Theater , Malyshchitsky Chamber Theater, “Karlsson Haus” Theater
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (273-66-72)
    From: 26 March 2020
    Till: 30 March 2020
  • Art Exhibitions
    “TOYS FOR BIG BOYS”. Anton and Sergey STARODUMOV. Paintings
    “TOYS FOR BIG BOYS”. Anton and Sergey STARODUMOV. Paintings
    Erarta Museum of Contemporary Art presents the paintings by the brothers Starodumov known as bratya_gafs. The artists have created ‘portraits’ of 12 collectors’ supercars hardly distinguishable from photographs.
    address: Erarta Contemporary Art Museum
    From: 25 March 2020
    Till: 12 April 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    “ALEXANDROVSKY STYAG” 10th Youth Military History Forum (The forum is postponed to other dates)
    “ALEXANDROVSKY STYAG” 10th Youth Military History Forum (The forum is postponed to other dates)
    The forum is held with the aim of educating young people of patriotism based on historical examples of the heroism of the Russian army. This year the project is dedicated to the events of the Great Patriotic War and World War II (military operations, foreign policy, rear, armies and armaments, personalities). The program includes a historical quiz, a research competition, a creative competition, a military song contest and other events. On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the forum, the Organizing Committee also established a competition for the design of a new logo for the “Alexander flag”.
    address: Alexander Suvorov Memorial Museum, other city venues
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (forum_AS@mail.ru)
    From: 25 March 2020
    Till: 27 March 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    2nd Russia-Wide Competition of Vocal and Instrumental Art at the Prize of the Elena Obraztsova Cultural Center
    2nd Russia-Wide Competition of Vocal and Instrumental Art at the Prize of the Elena Obraztsova Cultural Center
    The competition, organized in memory of the outstanding singer Elena Obraztsova, is held with the aim of identifying and encouraging talented children in the field of vocal and instrumental art, and instilling in the younger generation a love of classical music. Soloists and ensembles are invited to participate. The program of competitive auditions includes romances of Russian and foreign composers, folk songs, instrumental music.
    address: Elena Obraztsova Cultural Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (575-50-38)
    From: 24 March 2020
    Till: 26 March 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    “PETIT-PAS” 1st Regional St. Petersburg Open Choreographic Competition (The competition is postponed to other dates)
    “PETIT-PAS” 1st Regional St. Petersburg Open Choreographic Competition (The competition is postponed to other dates)
    The competition was established in memory of the outstanding St. Petersburg choreographer Marius Ivanovich Petipa. Translated from French, “PetitPas” means “little dance”. Marius Petipa created the Big Russian Ballet, which conquered the whole world. The competition is held for professionals and amateurs in the categories "Classical / Neoclassical Dance", "Modern Dance / Modern", "National Characteristic Dance", "Pop Dance / Jazz Dance".
    address: George Sviridov St. Petersburg Children's Art School
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (516-40-03)
    From: 23 March 2020
    Till: 26 March 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    “MUSEUM TODAY, SCIENCE TOMORROW!” 4th Museum and University Festival (The festival is postponed to 2021)
    “MUSEUM TODAY, SCIENCE TOMORROW!” 4th Museum and University Festival (The festival is postponed to 2021)
    The festival brings together more than 30 sites, including universities, research organizations, museums, libraries and career guidance businesses. The project enables school and university students to learn about the latest achievements of science and explore professions in different fields of science and art.
    address: None
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-911-996-22-08)
    From: 21 March 2020
    Till: 29 March 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    “TSARSKOSELSKIY VERNISAGE” 11th Festival Fine Art of People with Disabilities
    “TSARSKOSELSKIY VERNISAGE” 11th Festival Fine Art of People with Disabilities
    The festival is held with the aim of developing the creative potential of people with disabilities through the visual arts. The Tsarskoye Selo Opening Day is traditionally timed to coincide with anniversary dates. The theme for 2020 is Victory Spring. The festival will include workshops, plein airs, excursions, exhibitions of artworks by project participants and other cultural and educational events.
    address: “Tsarskoe Selo Collection” Museum
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (466-04-60)
    From: 20 March 2020
    Till: 23 October 2020
  • Art Exhibitions
    "SungYong Hong. From Here to Eternity"
    "SungYong Hong. From Here to Eternity"
    Erarta Museum presents the mesmerising and insightful 3D images by the Korean artist. The artist has created a complex technique in which several dozen layers of images are applied to lenticular lenses to achieve amazing multiangle effects. SungYong Hong’s artworks explore the relationship between colour and depth of field by using recurrent motifs that seem to defy place and time. He aims to express a vivid emotion by honing his signature technique and making use of the recent advances of technology.
    address: Erarta Contemporary Art Museum
    From: 20 March 2020
    Till: 19 July 2020
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