This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 9 – 15 November 2015

, updated on March 1, 2016

Festivals and urban holidays

Festival “Silver Ring of Russia”

Five concerts of chamber choirs of Russia will be held on the stage of “The State Chamber Music Theatre”.

9 – 15 November 2015

The Second International Festival of Arts “The Living Gulf”

The festival dedicated to the culture and nature of the Baltic region is designed as a large art exhibition. The festival features extensive cultural program including creative meetings, presentations, performances, concerts, workshops and lectures. Festival visitors can learn a lot about the culture and ecology of the region, taste ecological tea, learn to draw fish in the Japanese style, meet with the singer Maria Kapuro and even buy a kitten. Location – Creative cluster “ArtMuza.”

Until 30 November 2015

Festival “St. Petersburg Autumn”

Festival’s mission is to bring art to the audience. During this festival concerts of different genres will be held in historic buildings in St. Petersburg: viola music concert at Shemyakin Foundation on November 9, choir of the Alexander Nevsky Monastery on November 13, the concert of pupils of music schools in the museum of Rimsky-Korsakov on November 14, Chamber Assembly in the House of Composers on November 15.

Until 30 November 2015

The eighth International Folklore Festival “Interfolk”

Performances by Russian and foreign folk groups will be shown in the city’s cultural centers:, Ethnographic Museum, Cultural Center “Troitsky”, Cultural Center “Kaskad” and hotel “Saint Petersburg”

13 – 17 November 2015

Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.”

International Festival of Arts that represents the most significant and innovative works of theatrical and musical art. London Ballet premiere of 1914, the play “Torobaka”, will open “Diaghilev. P.S.” festival on November 15 at Bolshoy Drama Theatre stage.

15 – 24 November 2015

Water Festival of Lights “Loy Krathong”

Cheerful evening celebration with a pyrotechnic show and running water lanterns in Babushkin Park. Shows start at 19:00 on Saturday and 21:00 on Sunday.

14 and 15 November 2015

Theatre shows, concerts and parties this week

String evening

Lovers of guitar music can enjoy “Viva Guitar” free concert in Lermontov Central Library.

9 November 2015

The Fountain of Bakhchisarai

Choreographic poem in four acts with music by Boris Asafiev performed at the Mariinsky Theatre-2.

9, 12 and 13 November 2015

Organ music in Smolny Cathedral

Baroque organ music performed by Olga Kotlyarova (organ) and Yuri Smirnov (trumpet).

13 November 2015

Show musical “Romeo and Juliet”

Directors of famous musicals “Metro” and “Pola Negri” present a new production – HI-TECH musical “Romeo and Juliet.” The story of Shakespeare’s tragedy takes place in XXII century. Performances shown on the stage of DK Lensoveta.

12 – 15 November 2015

Party “Veterans Day 2015” in Griboyedov club

The original idea to celebrate Veterans Day, the US holiday of veterans of all wars involving the United States. All guests must be in US or UK military costumes US or in civil war period costumes. Beginning at 20:30.

11 November 2015

Friday-13 party at MOD club

Party in Breakcore style at one of the popular nightclubs of St. Petersburg celebrates the mystical day of Friday 13. Gigs by DJs from St. Petersburg and Moscow. Those who come in costume or mask admission is free.

13 November 2015

Interesting exhibitions of the week

Art Fair «ArtExpoSPb-2015″

The annual art fair will bring together over 200 artists in a huge exhibition center “LenExpo.” The exhibition will feature modern fine and decorative arts.

12 – 15 November 2015

Tenth Petersburg Biennale Modulor-2015

Russia’s largest design exhibition will bring together more than 250 participants in the creative space ‘Tkachi’. Besides extensive exhibition, there will be conferences, master classes and fashion shows. Grand opening – 13 November, the day of fashion – 14 November and – the day of industrial design 15 November.

13 – 15 November 2015

“Of Painting off painting” exhibition

A new exhibitions in the art-center “Pushkinskaya-10“, the independent commune of artists. Exhibition of contemporary artists working in various genres of innovative, are held in several galleries of the center. You can buy a painting you like from on 40 artists’ studios in the art-center. All exhibitions are free.

Until 22 November 2015

Translation by Polina Romanova

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