• Festivals and Contests
    “900 DAYS AND NIGHTS” Youth Action in Memory, dedicated to the 77th Anniversary of the Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad
    “900 DAYS AND NIGHTS” Youth Action in Memory, dedicated to the 77th Anniversary of the Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad
    A commemorative action dedicated to the 77th anniversary of the lifting of the blockade of Leningrad will be held in the Capella's Parade Yard on January 27 from 15.00 to 20.00. Every half hour, a light and sound performance will be shown that will help recreate the atmosphere of the besieged city. Petersburgers will be able to see newsreels showing air raids, aerial bombardments, battles for the liberation of the city, tears and joy of people who have survived to this bright day. The commemorative action will be attended by representatives of the Center for Urban Volunteers of St. Petersburg, with the help of which decorations, military art objects were created and a light and sound performance was prepared; reenactors of the "Banner" club, search engines of the Center for patriotic education of youth "Dzerzhinets".
    address: St. Petersburg Academic State Capella. Courtyard
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (314-10-58)
    From: 27 January 2021
    Till: 27 January 2021
  • World, National and City Holidays
    THE 77th ANNIVERSARY OF THE COMPLETE LIFTING OF THE SIEGEOF LENINGRAD
    THE 77th ANNIVERSARY OF THE COMPLETE LIFTING OF THE SIEGEOF LENINGRAD
    On the evening of January 27, 1944, a ceremonial artillery salute of 324 guns was fired at the Field of Mars on the occasion of the complete lifting of the Siege of Leningrad. The historic battle for Leningrad ended with a victory for the city. Despite all the severe, horrendous hardships and enormous casualties suffered, Leningrad was able to withstand the rigors of the struggle, displaying the greatness of spirit and unmatched heroism of our countrymen to the whole world. The holiday will be celebrated by commemorative campaigns, concerts, theater performances, exhibitions; the teleconference "Salute of Leningrad Victory", organized by the State Memorial Museum of the Defense and Siege of Leningrad jointly with the Moscow Museum of Victory, and the Citywide Action "Candle of Memory". The Saint Petersburg TV channel will broadcast the "Leningradskaya Pobeda" Concert recorded at the "Oktyabrsky" Concert Hall. At the end of the day a holiday fireworks will be given at the walls of the Peter and Paul Fortress.
    address: city venues
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://www.gov.spb.ru)
    From: 27 January 2021
    Till: 27 January 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    "ST. PETERSBURG IN THE MIRROR OF THE WORLD MUSIC CULTURE" 9th International Competition
    "ST. PETERSBURG IN THE MIRROR OF THE WORLD MUSIC CULTURE" 9th International Competition
    The competition is held in the nominations "Solo Piano", "Solo Orchestral Instruments", "Solo Singing", "Ensemble Performance", "Concertmaster Mastery", "Choral Conducting" and "Choral Singing". Performers can take part in the project; teachers working in the system of higher, secondary specialized and additional education; students of higher and secondary vocational educational institutions, students of specialized music classes of lyceums, gymnasiums, art schools, institutions of additional education for children of Russia, countries of the near and far abroad. The show is included in the Association of Russian Music Competitions.
    address: the competition will be held remotely
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://www.herzen.spb.ru)
    From: 25 January 2021
    Till: 29 January 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    "BLICK: AGE HORIZONS" Online Festival
    "BLICK: AGE HORIZONS" Online Festival
    The festival is dedicated to the problems of aging and attitudes towards older people in the modern world. The program includes documentaries, which, using the example of real human stories, tell about new life strategies for the period of "long old age" and role models for older people. Film screenings will be held on the platform Cool Play.
    address: the festival will be held online
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (info@coolconnections.ru)
    From: 25 January 2021
    Till: 12 March 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    "BLOCK DIARY" Citywide Action of St. Petersburg Children's Libraries
    "BLOCK DIARY" Citywide Action of St. Petersburg Children's Libraries
    The citywide action dedicated to the Day of the Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad was organized by the St. Petersburg Children's Libraries Union. The program includes creative meetings, talks, lectures and master classes. During the blockade, 22 libraries worked in the city. This is almost two times less than before the start of the war. Many library buildings were destroyed by bombing. This year, the series of events called "Living Word" will be held in offline and online formats. Librarians will tell young Petersburg residents about what books they read in besieged Leningrad, how libraries helped people overcome wartime difficulties and not lose hope.
    address: city children's libraries
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://vk.com/blokadnie_dnevniki)
    From: 25 January 2021
    Till: 07 February 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    "CARNIVAL OF PERCUSSION" Project
    "CARNIVAL OF PERCUSSION" Project
    The cycle of concerts has been held since 2013 at the initiative of the St. Petersburg community of teachers and performers on percussion instruments. The project involves world-class composers and performers. Each concert is an immersion in the world of music with unique sounding percussion instruments.
    address: "Jaani Kirik" Concert Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-315-43-42, 8-921-927-01-06)
    From: 23 January 2021
    Till: 15 May 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    “NOTA BENE!” 5th International Competition of Pianists-Accompanists
    “NOTA BENE!” 5th International Competition of Pianists-Accompanists
    The main goal of the competition is to draw attention to the profession of "accompanist" and show its importance in the development and formation of a solo musician. The show is held in the nominations "Vocal Accompanist" and "Instrumental Accompanist". Pianists-accompanists from Russia, countries of near and far abroad are invited to participate.
    address: remote internet listening
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (http://musicnotabene.com)
    From: 20 January 2021
    Till: 10 March 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    "CARDO" International Competition-Prize of Street Culture and Sports
    "CARDO" International Competition-Prize of Street Culture and Sports
    Премия организована с целью поддержки талантливой молодежи, популяризации современного искусства, творчества и здорового образа жизни. Проект ежегодно собирает лучших деятелей в области уличной культуры и спорта из 85 субъектов Российской Федерации. В 2021 году в проекте планируют принять участие делегации из 35 стран мира. Конкурс на соискание Премии «Кардо» проводится заочно в 13 номинациях по направлениям «стрит проекты», «стрит танцы» и «стрит спорт». Финальные мероприятия - форум, фестиваль, соревнования, концерты и церемония награждения победителей состоятся в Пятигорске в мае 2021 года.
    address: the competition is held in absentia
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-904-613-25-35)
    From: 19 January 2021
    Till: 23 May 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    Competition for the Best Photograph with a Letter
    Competition for the Best Photograph with a Letter
    The Museum Agency of the Leningrad Region invites everyone to take part in the Competition for the best photograph with an art object in the shape of the letter K installed in the Korela Fortress at the Water Gate. Until February 28, 2021, you need to post your work on Instagram with the hashtag #korelafortress and mark the fortress account @korelafortress. The most interesting photograph (in terms of artistry and originality) will be selected on March 2nd. As a prize, the winner will receive 2 tickets to the Korela Fortress Museum or the Ivangorod Museum, which he can use until December 31, 2021.
    address: Instagram competition
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://vk.com/wall-92545056_2219)
    From: 19 January 2021
    Till: 02 March 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    “YOUNG TALENTS” Competition for the Prize of the Government of St. Petersburg
    “YOUNG TALENTS” Competition for the Prize of the Government of St. Petersburg
    The prize has been awarded since 2004 to the most gifted students of children's music and art schools, art schools, as well as students of institutions of secondary vocational education in the field of culture and art. About 100 people participate in the competition every year. Each nominee must show not only talent and skill, but also excellent knowledge in all subjects of the curriculum. According to the results of voting by a special jury, 25 young St. Petersburg residents will become the owners of the prestigious award.
    address: Educational-Methodical Center for the Development of Education in the Field of Culture and Art of St. Petersburg
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (598-83-11)
    From: 15 January 2021
    Till: 10 March 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    Video-Mapping Festival within the framework of the ArtAntarctica Project
    Video-Mapping Festival within the framework of the ArtAntarctica Project
    The festival is dedicated to the discovery and exploration of the Arctic and Antarctic, travel around the world and the role of St. Petersburg in the development of world geographical science. The venue for the festival will be a large-scale mapping installation ArtAntarctica in the form of a glowing iceberg, located on Truda Square next to the Central Naval Museum and New Holland. For the first time, the video will be broadcast from the inside of a volumetric installation on all its sides simultaneously. The festival will include screenings of short films, video performances and public talks by contemporary artists, a panel discussion with all the authors of the project. The events are available on Manezh's online platforms.
    address: "Manezh" Central Exhibition Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (http://manege.spb.ru)
    From: 12 January 2021
    Till: 27 January 2021
  • Festivals and Contests
    “COMPETITION OF FUTURE STARS” START, STAR!” International Creative Project
    “COMPETITION OF FUTURE STARS” START, STAR!” International Creative Project
    The competition will be held in the format of an online project in several categories: vocals (academic, folk, pop, jazz singing, songwriter), choral singing, instrumental music, vocal and instrumental ensemble, choreography (different directions), circus art, theater and the word of art, fashion theater, show group, visual and decorative arts. Age of participants is not limited. Applications with competitive material are accepted until February 11, 2021.
    address: The competition is held in online format
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (konkursstar@mail.ru)
    From: 12 January 2021
    Till: 28 February 2021
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