Добро пожаловать на 2й сезон образовательных серий о классической музыке! "Классика для детей" это познавательно – увлекательно - интерактивный концерт для детей и их родителей! В концерте исполнители будут не только играть, но и сами рассказывать о произведениях и композиторах в доступной для детей форме. In Russian. For children 4 years +. SOLD OUT.
Join us for the imaginative and original performance inspired by The Blue Blouse theatre movement, and the recent wonderful Exhibition of Russian Avant-Garde Theatre at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Brought to you by The New Factory of the Eccentric Actor theatre. In English. This is a Pushkin Club event and all are welcome.
Авторский вечер с Алексеем Макушинским: “В поисках света за деревьями”. In Russian.
Art historian Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen in conversation with author Hamid Ismailov about her exciting new book about Central Asian art in Soviet times and up to the present day. In English.
Pushkin House's monthly workshop, led by top translator Robert Chandler. All translators, at any stage of their careers, are welcome to attend this Russian-to-English translation workshop; the only requirement is fluent English and a good reading knowledge of Russian. In English with some Russian.
RUSSIA'S NEW TOOLS FOR CONFRONTING THE WEST: CONTINUITY AND INNOVATION IN MOSCOW'S EXERCISE OF POWER WITH MR. KEIR GILES
This talk will be based on the paper that Keir Giles presented to Chatham House in early 2016. In English. This is a GB Russia Society event.
Come along and discover how Andre Tchelistcheff helped develop quality of American wine and how with his help top American wine producers were born. Try some of the styles of wines which were produced and became famous with his help and complete a mini-quiz the winner of which will go home with a prize wine! In English.
Visit the studios of four of the artists taking part in our The Runaways Exhibition: Anya Charikov-Mickleburgh, Nick Clark, Laura Dekker and Liz Sergeant. In English.
Join us to celebrate the publication of Constructivist Moscow Map by city guide publisher Blue Crow Media in collaboration with Natalia Melikova of the Moscow-based preservation group, The Constructivist Project who will be showing her photographs. In English. This event is free. RSVP to email@example.com to attend.
This concert celebrates the 125th anniversary of one of Russia's most eminent
composers, Sergey Prokofiev (1891-1953). An all-Prokofiev programme, it
includes his Sonata for two violins, Op. 56, Five Akhmatova Poems, Op. 27,
Violin and Piano sonata, Op. 94bis and one of Prokofiev's most celebrated
works, Piano Sonata No. 7.
Join publisher Mark Sutcliffe of Fontanka Press in conversation with artist Alexander Voitsekhovsky. to discuss his new illustrations for Pushkin, ahead of an exhibition in London opening the following week. In English and Russian.
Visit the studios of four of the artists taking part in our The Runaways Exhibition: Ed Saye, Dina Varpahovsky and Ana Oak . In English.
Join us for an evening of poetry with James Womack, reading from James's newest translations of Vladimir Mayakovsky. Introduced by University of Oxford lecturer and Mayakovsky expert, Jamie Rann, who will tell us all about Mayakovsky's life and work. In English
The Anglo-Russian Research Network : ELINOR TAYLOR ON JAMES BARKE: THE NOVEL, THE NATION AND THE INTERNATIONAL
The Anglo-Russian Research Network is delighted to welcome Elinor Taylor of the University of Westminster, who will be introducing the work of James Barke and exploring his overlapping engagements with both Communism and Scottish Nationalism. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back by popular demand, a special concert of golden Russian oldies from the thoroughly modern Daria Kulesh (vocal) and Marina Osman (piano) cast off any blues with the warm glow of "golden autumn" (as the Russians like to call this season). In Russian & English.
Программа утренника специально составлена нами таким образом, чтобы малышам было весело: они часто будут вовлечены в процесс, а также танцевать и мастерить. В программу войдут детские развивающие песенки, которые будут сопровождаться веселыми играми, креативная поделка "Тыковка", которую каждый ребенок украсит индивидуально и заберет домой, а также спектакль "Свинка Пеппа и Джордж отмечают Хеллоуин". For children under 3.5 years old. In Russian.
Join us for an evening with Emeritus Professor of History Gabriel Gorodetsky who will discuss his latest book "The Maisky Diaries". The book offers a refreshing insight into wartime relations between Moscow and London. In English. This is a GB Russia Society event.
Join us for an unforgettable evening of soviet classics written by the legendary composer Arkady Ostrovsky ("Tro-lo-lo", "Песня остётся с человеком", "Пусть всегда будет солнце") and performed by the talented Igor Outkine of Mazaika Duo. The evening will be held in the company of Arkady's grandson and trustee of Pushkin House Sergei Ostrovsky. In Russian with some English. Ticket includes a glass of wine.
Если одеяло вашего малыша убежало, простыня улетела, а подушка ускакала неведомо куда, - приходите к нам на встречу с Мойдодыром! Спектакль студии "Петрушка" для детей от 3-х до 6-ти лет. In Russian. SOLD OUT.
Join us for an evening of operatic arias and ensembles from Russian operas, based on Russian fairy tales and folklore, performed by OperaCoast soloists.
Join us for the opening of our new exhibition which brings together 7 Russian and non Russian visual artists based in the UK. The show is a response to the imaginative world of Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky (1887-1950) using contemporary art language. RSVP to email@example.com .
Come along and meet the teachers and staff of the Russian Language Centre: find out more about the Autumn term (starting 10th October 2016), browse course materials, learn more about taking a Russian language examination, take a free taster class. In English.
Brexit Pursued by a Bear: Anne Applebaum in conversation with Peter Pomerantsev, Arkady Ostrovsky, Mikhail Zygar and Will Moy
What Putin, Trump, and Brexit have in common in an era of misinformation. Panel discussion with Anne Applebaum, Peter Pomeranzev, Arkady Ostrovsky, Mikhail Zygar and Will Moy. In English. This event is now SOLD OUT.
The second day of LADO festival is an evening concert for children and adults: a journey around the globe with two exquisite singers, bringing you traditional lullabies and much loved children's songs. In Russian and English. Suitable for any ages.
LADO FOLK FESTIVAL EVENING CONCERT "DIMENSIONS OF RUSSIAN SONG" WITH IZBA Voices AND THE LONDON RUSSIAN CHOIR
From four-part harmonies to traditional heterophony, from solo songs to large choir performance - LADO presents all facets of Russian singing for a London audience. Immerse yourself in the Russian countryside, past and present, with Polina Proutskova (voice) and hear the voice of the modern city with Polina Skovoroda-Shepherd (voice and piano). In English. This event is part of LADO Festival Day One.
Russia has inherited a legacy of thousands of abandoned brick and stone village churches from the Soviet period: Pushkin House Director Clem Cecil will give an outline of their history and the challenges this rich and largely unknown architectural heritage faces today. In English
This event is part of LADO Festival Day One.
Try out village singing traditions, and find your own approach to this resonant chest singing. Using local methods from various Russian, Ukrainian and Belorussian regions you will take part in polyphonous, rhythmical singing in different dialects. Children from the ages of ten and over are welcome. In English and Russian. This event is part of LADO Festival Day One.
Would you like to find out how our ancestors used to dress and what traditional costumes from various regions of Russia look like? A demonstration and talk with Zinaida Petruchenia from club IZBA, a specialist in traditional Russian costume. In English and Russian. This event is part of LADO Festival Day One.
Pushkin House and IZBA club are delighted to invite guests to participate in LADO - a festival of Russian Song and Traditions. Curator of the Festival Polina Proutskova has created an interesting programme of national traditions with many surprises in store. In English and 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. In Russian
LADO Folk Festival Opening: EAST WARSAW Ensemble: concert and film screening “From Podserednieje with Love”
Pushkin House opens this year's LADO festival with a screening of “From Podserednieye with Love” and a concert by members of the traditional folk ensemble East Warsaw. In Russian with English subtitles. Some songs also sung in Ukranian and Polish.
Join Melissa Purkiss and Bryan Karetnyk for an evening of readings and discussion about the life and works of this quintessential émigré author. In English. This is a Pushkin Club event and all are welcome.
Olga Hadjieva and Zoya Fedorova, the brilliant early-years specialists from Мама и Малыш, bring us the first in a new Saturday programme of hour-long craft sessions and screenings of classic Russian cartoons. For children aged 4-8. In Russian.
The tale of an ageing monarch descending into madness, filtered through a Communist perspective by Russian director Grigori Kozintsev in his final film. Film in Russian with English subtitles, talk in Russian with English translation.
THE SOUTH CAUCASUS BETWEEN RUSSIA, IRAN & TURKEY: A HISTORICAL & CONTEMPORARY REASSESSMENT OF REGIONAL GEOPOLITICS: DR. HARUN YILMAZ
This is an opportunity to review the Caucasus in history and assess how the relations between Iran, Turkey & Russia can influence the geopolitics in the South Caucasus. In English. This is a GB Russia Society event.
Join us for a melange of Russian song and Yiddish / klezmer with the lead singer of the Grammy winning Klezmatics (New York) and Britain’s very own Siberian-born Russian singer (Tomsk/Brighton). This event is now SOLD OUT.
A perfect way to round off the week - join us for a drink and a performance by Yuri Vedenyapin. For this concert, given in a rare visit to the UK, Vedenyapin will perform witty, melodious and playful renditions of well known and lesser known Russian and yiddish songs.
Vedenyapin is a master of word play and a celebrated performer. In Russian, Yiddish and English.
The House of the Dead: Siberian Exile Under the Tsars: Author Daniel Beer in conversation with Paul Lay
Daniel Beer, Senior Lecturer in Modern European at Royal Holloway, University of London, in conversation with editor of History Today, historian Paul Lay, talks about his new book, The House of the Dead: Siberian Exile Under the Tsars, published this summer, which includes previously unpublished material, the fruits of extensive research in Siberian and other Russian archives. In English.
Musicians, poets, translators and writers gather to celebrate the work of Russia's most famous poet, Alexander Pushkin, described by Fyodor Dostoevsky as a 'universal man.' In English and Russian.
Join us for a talk with Philip Hanson who will attempt to answer what so-called structural reforms could help Russia's share of global output, and what might be the political pre-requisites of such reforms? In English. This is a GB Russia Society event and all are welcome.
This one-day event will address the issue of the translation of dramatic and critical texts in the broadest context, and how we approach this often controversial topic today. The event is part of a four-year international research project, being conducted by The Stanislavski Centre and University of California Riverside, in collaboration with The University of Westminster The S Word: Stanislavski and Contemporary Theatre. The event will be conducted in English.
Join us for an unforgettable evening of music from Soviet and Russian classic films. Performed by the legendary Igor Outkine. You will hear such classics as "Я шагаю по Mоскве Я шагаю по Москве" , "Есть только миг", "Остров Невезения" and many more.
Geoffrey Hosking, one of the western world's most outstanding historians of Russia, will explore the evolution of Russia's politics in the light of the country's history. In English. This is a GB Russia Society event and all are welcome. SOLD OUT
Join us for a talk with Joseph Backstein, one of the leading curators in Russia over the last 30 years, and former Commissioner of the Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. In English - NB Change of start time to 6.30!
Honouring the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, please come to this free screening of celebrated Soviet director, Grigori Koznitsev's Hamlet, considered to be one of the best adaptations of Shakespeare for the screen ever made. With an introductory talk by Natalia Rubenstein. Film in Russian with English subtitles, introductory talk in Russian with English translation.
Join us for an evening in conversation with one of Russia’s leading media rights lawyers Galina Arapova who will speak about defending media rights in Russia today. In English.
Come and discover who was the first to use the term "Pushkin Pleiad" and when? What did they mean by it? Is the term any different from the "Pushkin School" or the "Pushkin Circle"? These and related questions will be considered and, hopefully, answered by Michael Pursglove. In English. This is a GB Russia Society Event and all are welcome.
Poet and translator Arkady Shtypel presents his project of translation of the whole collection of Shakespear’s sonnets, explains the main principles of his approach to Shakespeare’s original and why modern translators are reconsidering the canonic translation of Marshak. In Russian.
Приходите праздновать Гряную неделю в наш клуб ИЗБА - с песнями, играми, народными традициями и троицкими ватрушками. In Russian.
Come and be a guest at our popular IZBA Club to celebrate Russian Whitsun - with songs, games, folk traditions and a Whitsun related village cuisine. In English with some Russian.