Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Folklore festival Russian Island in Moscow
14.05.2005 00:00

International Music House Krasnye Holmy/Red Hills and the Moscow State History and Ethnography Theatre will host the international festival of folklore theatres Russian Island 2005 on May 18 through 20.
      
       The Russian Island festival is an annual project, this year gathering five theatrical and musical companies from Russia and Ukraine. All the ensembles creatively restore the original national rituals, old songs and dances, display national costumes and folk household effects. Every staging is remarkable for its absolute ethnographic authenticity, combined with original scenic devices and the excellence of rendition.
      
       The festivals initiator, the Moscow State historic and Ethnographic Theatre will give a performance under the title Russian Calendar, plunging the audience into the atmosphere of the Old Slavs life (The House of Music, May 21, 12 a.m.). The staging brings together bright pagan rituals venerating the sun, the earth, the harvest and a variety of arcane rites and fortunetelling, the old times teemed with.
      
       The most eminent participant of the festival will be the Eskimos ensemble Ergyron (May 19, the Moscow State History and Ethnography Theatre, 12 a.m. and the House of Music, May 20, 7 p.m.). The festival performance will be focusing on hunting rituals, not without elements of shamanism, bringing its special energy in.
      
       A gala concert with participation of all the companies will crown the festival in the House of Music on May 21, at 6 p.m.
      


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Sergei Lazarev to Perform 5th in the Final of Eurovision 2019
17.05.2019
Antique Russian Painted Peasant Chests Exhibited in Moscow
29.06.2019
Veter Spring Fest in Moscow
08.04.2019
Festival "Christmas Light" in Moscow
22.12.2019
Music Festival "Electro-Mechanics" in Alexandrinsky Theater
07.11.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Microsatellites  corruption in Russia  Alexander Rou  tours to Russia  Zelenodolsk  space  Russian regions  St. Petersburg  Russian business  travel to Russia  Anastasiya Vertinskaya  Festivals in Moscow  Alexander III  Bolshoi Theatre  Sergey Prokofyev  Zaryadye  Anna Chicherova  LGBT in Russia  Saint Petersburg Theaters  Russian souvenirs  Exhibitions in Moscow  Mendeleyevs Table  Yamal Funnels  Aquabus  Russian trade  Lipetsk   international cooperation  Valley Of Lotuses  Fabio Capello  Photo Exhibitions  Russian businessmen  Dagestan  Russian natural reserves  Leonid Kantorovich  Kemerovo Region  Russian tourism  Military Aircrafts  Photography  Russian Cinema  Evgeny Kondakov  Almetyevsk  Karachay-Cherkessia  Elections 2012  Moscow  VKontakte  Russian TV Series  Maly Theater  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Open-Air Concerts  Southern Ural 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites