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MASTERCLASS SERIES: Russian Fashion Through the Ages (1 of 3) Russian Fashion Icons: From the Soviet Era to Today
Sep
18
7:00 PM19:00

MASTERCLASS SERIES: Russian Fashion Through the Ages (1 of 3) Russian Fashion Icons: From the Soviet Era to Today

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Join expert fashion stylist, Natasha Vinnikova (as featured in Elle Russia and Vogue Italia), for Week 1 of the Masterclasses Series on Russian Fashion Through the Ages. In this masterclass, Natasha will discuss how Russian fashion icons gained their popularity, the evolution of how they influenced the masses, and how social and political norms during the Soviet era dictated the timeless simplicity of their ensembles. 

In English

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WORKSHOP: Michael Chekhov Technique
Sep
21
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP: Michael Chekhov Technique

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Back by popular demand, this workshop will focus on some of the key principles in the technique of renowned actor and director, Mikhail Chekhov (1891-1955). As well as exploring his radical psycho-physical tools of preparation such as receiving, ease and qualities of movement, we will investigate one of his most transformative tools: psychological gesture. Through full-bodied movement, free improvisation and work on text and characterisation, we will explore how psychological gesture can revolutionise the actor’s craft.

In English

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MASTERCLASS SERIES: Russian Fashion Through the Ages (2 of 3) Russian Fashion and the West: Before and After the Collapse of the USSR
Sep
25
7:00 PM19:00

MASTERCLASS SERIES: Russian Fashion Through the Ages (2 of 3) Russian Fashion and the West: Before and After the Collapse of the USSR

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Join expert fashion stylist, Natasha Vinnikova (as featured in Elle Russia and Vogue Italia), for Week 2 of the Masterclasses Series on Russian Fashion Through the Ages. In this masterclass, Natasha will explore the progress of Russian fashion before and after the Soviet Union, what Western influence really meant; and feature a delve into the Russian designers who made it through to the Western market. 

In English

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MASTERCLASS SERIES: Russian Fashion Through the Ages (3 of 3) The Future of Russian Fashion
Oct
2
7:00 PM19:00

MASTERCLASS SERIES: Russian Fashion Through the Ages (3 of 3) The Future of Russian Fashion

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Join expert fashion stylist, Natasha Vinnikova (as featured in Elle Russia and Vogue Italia), for Week 3 of the Masterclasses Series on Russian Fashion Through the Ages. In this masterclass, Natasha will glimpse into the future of Russian fashion, exploring how it might endure as we move into the future, and delve into a discussion of what factors the industry must consider to survive on tomorrow’s international fashion platform. 

In English

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WORKSHOP: Godless Utopia - Soviets Against Religion!
Oct
5
11:00 AM11:00

WORKSHOP: Godless Utopia - Soviets Against Religion!

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Drawing on decades’ worth of vivid, alarming, and rarely-seen anti-religious propaganda illustrations directed against what Karl Marx had once called “the opium of the people”, author Roland Elliott Brown will unfold the strange tale of Soviet atheist ideology, from its origins in 19th-century radical thought to its implosion along with the USSR and its legacy in Putin’s Russia.

In English

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WORKSHOP: Settling into the English Language
Oct
12
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP: Settling into the English Language

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: A participatory workshop, creatively exploring ways to becoming more at home. Open to first language Russian speakers who are in the process of becoming more fluent in their adopted language. The emphasis will be on experiencing a flow and a fluidity with English words. Come with a willingness to becoming more open, playful and adventurous in English!

In English

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WORKSHOP: Russia of 2019
Oct
19
11:00 AM11:00

WORKSHOP: Russia of 2019

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Back by popular demand, this workshop will give a compact and versatile insight into contemporary Russian society. It will start with an overview of politics, economics and demographics, to then move on to media and civil society. The final part of the workshop will cover Russia’s elites, the impact of economic sanctions and the role of London.

In English

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MASTERCLASS: Russia Behind the Camera - Archives, Art and Revolution
Oct
19
11:00 AM11:00

MASTERCLASS: Russia Behind the Camera - Archives, Art and Revolution

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Join BAFTA award winning film and television director, Margy Kinmonth, for a masterclass exploring film making in Russia. The masterclass includes screenings of films by Kinmonth focusing on working with archives, art and the impact of the Revolution. These will be complemented by discussions on working with the archives of some of Russia's most established art institutions and museums, reflecting the impact of the Revolution on the Russian cultural and political scene. The masterclass will feature a sneak preview presentation of Margy Kinmonth’s new feature documentary in development - “Magic Staircase”. With thanks to Foxtrot Films Ltd.

In English

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Cеминар Русская проза второй половины двадцатого века (1 of 2)
Nov
3
11:00 AM11:00

Cеминар Русская проза второй половины двадцатого века (1 of 2)

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Cеминар ‘Русская проза второй половины двадцатого века’ пройдет в Пушкинском доме 3 и 10 ноября 2019 года. Он будет посвящен двум написанным в семидесятые годы прошлого века произведениям  - роману Юрия Трифонова “Дом на набережной” и роману Андрея Битова “Пушкинский дом”.

In Russian

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Cеминар Русская проза второй половины двадцатого века (2 of 2)
Nov
10
11:00 AM11:00

Cеминар Русская проза второй половины двадцатого века (2 of 2)

Part of our Learn + Participate education programme: Cеминар ‘Русская проза второй половины двадцатого века’ пройдет в Пушкинском доме 3 и 10 ноября 2019 года. Он будет посвящен двум написанным в семидесятые годы прошлого века произведениям  - роману Юрия Трифонова “Дом на набережной” и роману Андрея Битова “Пушкинский дом”.

In Russian

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