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Self-knowledge – Festival – Japanese autumn, the lady of the camellias

 

Japanese ballet with the Russian soloists. “the lady of the camellias”

New national Theatre Tokyo, which has existed since 1997, as an 11-year-old child, with joy and enthusiasm of a pioneer in developing professional classical ballet scene. At the theatre there is a ballet school, so that the release process of young specialists already put on stream. Recognized choreographer Asami Maki made a serious step and created for theatre two-act ballet “the lady of the camellias” based on the novel by A. Dumas, who is a young ballet of Tokyo and brought to the Russian capital as part of the festival ’s Japanese autumn”. Two of the three spectale as guest stars were made by the prima ballerina of the Bolshoi theatre Svetlana Zakharova (inspiration Asami Maki on the creation of the ballet), and who recently left the theatre Denis Matvienko.

Classical ballet in Japan originated in 1912 – introduced by Italian Giacomo ROS, and then is inspired to come on tour Anna Pavlova, he to this day is beloved and untouchable Japanese dream. The Russian classical school since Pavlova also remains Continue reading

Festival GG Jazz II. The fall in the rhythm of JAZZ

 

International jazz festival GG ( Garanian Gatov ) Jazz — 2012, held in December last year, has become a landmark event for all fans of quality music of the South of Russia. He attracted the attention and interest of the lovers of high art to the culture of jazz.

The autumn will become saturated and bright time for Krasnodar music lovers, because from 4 to 9 November will be held the second international jazz festival GG Jazz II . The organizers of this event are the Austrian non-profit cultural partnership World J. A. M. and Krasnodar creative Association “Premiere”.

A whole week Krasnodar will live in the rhythm of jazz! The main idea of the festival has not changed: the organizers will continue to present the Krasnodar public with the fullness and richness of styles and directions of modern jazz music, will show the diversity of bands and solo performers and, of course, provide an opportunity to plunge into the atmosphere of the creative drive, which reigns on the stage, when they are playing virtuoso and talented musicians. The concept and format of the festival this year has not changed.

“We tried to expand the scope of the project and to raise the bar of the festival. This year it will last for a week, will cover several music venues in the city and beyond, but, more importantly, will attract even more bright constellation of legendary Continue reading

7 best festivals in September

 

​world carnival puppets, feast of pizza, beer weekend, the festival of light – September rich with bright events, attracting tourists from around the world. We have compiled a selection of the most interesting festivals of September.

Carnival of marionettes in Jakarta

In the Indonesian capital Jakarta is hosting the world festival of puppets wayang. View the best puppet theaters in the world will go until 8 September. Puppet shows are held at several venues, including, landmarks, e.g., on the outskirts of the National monument on the square Monas, where performances take place all night long. The Central place on the festival stage allotted Indonesian wooden and leather puppets (wayang-Holek and wayang-kulit). Also features dolls from 45 countries, including Turkey, Bolivia, USA. Spain, Italy, Colombia, Thailand and Brazil. Puppet shows, as a rule, not only tell a story, but often are educational and philosophical subtext.

Feast of pizza in Naples

September 3 in Naples started the annual festival of Napoli Pizza Village, which runs until 8 September. One of the highlights of the festival is the world championship of pizza Trofeo Caputo (September 3-4). It will be attended by about 600 artists pizza from 47 countries. They will demonstrate Continue reading