The street culture festival “Best City of the Earth” will be held in Moscow from July 14 to September 2.
The organizers call the event “a pop-up festival” implying that street art and flash mobs will be popping-up in the most unexpected places of Moscow.
The festival will begin on Saturday with the action Photo Night in the frame of which well-known photographers will give five street workshops. July 21 will see a Battle of Bitboxers, and break-dancers will perform on July 28.
On the first August weekend Parade of Underground Musicians - musical improvisations in metro and subway crossings – will “pop-up”. August 11 and 12 will see spontaneous sessions of simultaneous graffiti drawing on construction fences – “Graffomania”.
On August 18 and 19 young actors will recite texts by modern Moscow poets and writers in the frame of the event Pop-up Theater.
The festival will be crowned with a gala final to take place in Kosmonavtov Avenue on the City Days - September 1 and 2.
Author: Vera Ivanova