Please join us for an exclusive event at Pushkin House with politician Ksenia Sobchak, recent candidate in this year's Russian presidential elections. Sobchak will be in conversation with writer and journalist Owen Matthews.
Celebrate the most important Russian Orthodox holiday of the year with our popular Russian Village Music Club IZBA. We will be painting eggs with traditional ornaments, singing Easter songs, playing Easter games and tasting traditional Easter meals - Paskha and Kulich.
In English with some Russian.
В программу урока входят пальчиковые игры, развивающие речь песенки, интерактивные сказки в костюмах с игрушками и креативные поделки руками малышей. Дети учатся в процессе и в общении познают себя и окружающий мир.
Pushkin House and Stage Russia HD present a premiere screening of Stanislavsky Electrotheatre's Drillalians. Alongside earthly reality another civilization exists parallel to it. Drillalia, the land of the Drill, is inhabited by numerous races, and its people throughout history have traveled to and from Earth, leaving signs of genius behind, while opening up their own world to destruction.
In Russian with English subtitles.
Русский деревенский музыкальный клуб ИЗБА празднует главный православный праздник года - светлую Пасху, и все связаные с ней народные традиции..
A talk from architectural historian and cultural guide Sergey Nikitin on the Baltic cities - St Petersburg and Kaliningrad, that are both hosting World Cup matches and have incredibly rich histories.
The latest political, social and economic changes in Russia have had a significant influence on the art scene in Russia and have provoked an immediate response from many artists. New art and activist practices have emerged, many of them are initiated by female artists whose strong statements and opinions are impossible to ignore. A talk by curator and researcher Maria Veits. This event is part of our current exhibition - On The Eve, by Victoria Lomasko.
Martin McCauley, whose Doctorate (PhD) was on Soviet Agriculture, will talk about his experiences of visiting kolkhozes and research institutes in various republics during the 1960s and 1970s. This is a GB-Russia event.
Beguiling and enchanting Daria Kulesh's collaboration with the extraordinary pianist Marina Osman offers a fantastic variety for every listener regardless of their language and cultural background. Expect plenty of authentic Russian flavour, superb musicianship, multilingual banter and heaps of heartfelt, infectious energy. "The songs aren't just sung, but lived." (FATEA Magazine). A refreshing, intriguing and thoroughly entertaining evening awaits all who come along.
Pushkin House and Stage Russia HD present a premiere screening of Red Torch Theatre's THE THREE SISTERS. Timofey Kulyabin, the 32 year old wunderkind artistic director of the Red Torch Theatre in Novosibirsk, has taken this classic work and reinvented it as an epic parable about finding harmony through suffering. The entire cast, save for one, communicate throughout the performance solely in sign language.
Presented in Russian SIGN Language with Russian Subtitles. No English subtitles.