The cold days of late autumn, the festival program will give the audience warmly meetings with their favorite characters and performers and, of course, familiarity with new names.
On 14 November, the festival ’s Boldino fall” offers a great Opera by Mussorgsky on the tragedy by Alexander Pushkin “Boris Godunov”. The main part of Tsar Boris will be performed by the Laureate of International competitions Vladimir Taisai – soloist of the Perm Opera and ballet theatre, the owner of a unique bass. The role of the Impostor will present a well-known citizens and beloved by fans of the theatre, Honoured artist of Russia, soloist of the Bolshoi theatre of Russia Roman Muravitsky. To conduct the first performance of the festival will be the artistic Director of the Nizhny Novgorod Opera theatre artistic Director of the festival laureate of Nizhny Novgorod Renat Zhiganshin.
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Ten years ago, a group of talented Druzhkovka decided to organize a festival “Druzhkovka autumn”, where local singers, musicians, authors, dancers were able to demonstrate their skills. During this time hundreds of our countrymen were on the stage and delighted by the talent of many of the participants. So, on the stage of “Golden autumn” began his career of TV show “Chance” Dmitry Ivashchenko and “Karaoke on the Maidan” Boris Globa.
Last Saturday, December 30, DK “Etude” was held for the tenth time “Druzhkovka autumn”. The festival was opened by the Director of KP “Druzhkovka Park of culture and rest” Eduard Karamanis anthem “Druzhkovka of autumn”. Then appealed to those present, mayor Valery Gnatenko, the chief of Department on Affairs of family, youth, sports, culture and tourism Julia Brewer and Chairman of trade Union Committee of PJSC “Druzhkovka heavy engineering plant” Anatoly Selivanov.
“The best indicator of success “Druzhkovka of autumn” – full hall of the House of culture, – said Valery Gnatenko. – Today we will speak different performers and groups who were preparing for performances in the summer. Unfortunately, when DK “Sketch” became the property of the city, to us, together with the building and moved the mass of unresolved Continue reading
Mid-autumn festival or Zhong Qiu Jie (Mid-Autumn Festival) — this is a traditional Chinese holiday calendar cycle celebrated in Singapore on a full moon falling on the fifteenth day of the eighth month on the lunar calendar. The holiday is to admire a full moon — a symbol of femininity and fertility, therefore, on this day the streets are processions with paper lanterns, and the family meal is served with «moon cakes».
In the days of the mid-autumn Festival the streets are illuminated
The origin of the mid-autumn Festival has ancient roots, it has been noted in South-East Asia (China and Vietnam) several thousand years ago, when the autumnal full moon people thanked the gods for the harvest. In this day of the moon, considered to be “very bright and round of the year”, so prayers go to the moon has acquired a special popularity. The moon in Chinese mythology is a symbol of the feminine, and its completeness — it is a symbol of fertility.
Mythical justification of the festival is connected with the names of Chinese Archer Howie and his wife Chang’e. One day, the firmament at the same time came out ten sun crows that resulted in a huge fire. The Emperor of China asked Howie to shoot down the nine extra stars. He managed and was rewarded Continue reading
If you are going winter to come to Crete, it is better to plan such a trip under the last days of February – beginning of March. Carnival celebrations are held at this time all over the island, but a large procession traditionally held in Rethymno in the last days before Clean Monday.
February-March here in Crete is the month, which falls on a time of fun and carnival preceding Lent – Apokries. With the help of using diving from a cliff decided to have fun the inhabitants of the town of Agios Nikolaos. Dive they are not just anywhere, but in a fresh-water lake in the centre of the city, now connected with the sea. This lake schitaetsa geological phenomenon, since the bottom of the funnel. So the bottom of the “funnel” is connected with underground freshwater sources, and even now, when the lake was connected with the sea, it still has a fresh water (“sweet”, as they say in Greek).
CARNIVAL PINK BUNNIES
Carnival 2011 will remain in my memory as “Carnival, when the elections were “ and “Carnival pink bunnies”.
Despite the small number of Russian population on our island, we have here, my (albeit very short), the Consulate.
RF presidential elections were organized in Crete on February 26, i.e., a week earlier than in Russia, and coincided with the final festive procession popular Continue reading
Beautifully decorated table – is the calling card of the hostess. The first thing you need to consider decorating the holiday table – this is of course subject, the purpose of the holiday. Festive table at the children’s party will be somewhat different than in the adult celebration; the decoration of the Christmas table will be different from the decoration of the Easter table, etc.
How to decorate and set the table for a holiday?
The decor and table decorations
We will give you some recommendations on decorating and decoration of the festive table.
To make your event the best and most interesting, not just a delicious and varied dishes. You still need to properly decorate a room, table, dishes, utensils, and then dressing up the most. And most importantly — to convey a sense of celebration to its guests. And so, coming to visit you, they should see the best, most beautiful and unique table decoration. Is it possible when making a table to do without white tablecloths, without intricately folded napkins, name cards, menus, candles, etc.
❧ Each hostess will decorate the festive standing, trying to make it as best as possible. The main thing — not to overdo it: a huge number of different trinkets on the table will only irritate.
Before you set the table, Continue reading