This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 16 – 22 November 2015

By on November 17, 2015
Events in St. Petersburg

Festivals and urban holidays

Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.”

International Festival of Arts that represents the most significant and innovative works of theatrical and musical art.

Until 24 November 2015

Festival of Italian cinema RIFF

Best films laureates of regional Italian cinema festivals will be shown in Rodina cinema hall in Saint Petersburg.

19 – 29 November 2015

Festival “Electro Mechanica”

International festival dedicated to audiovisual art for the tenth time will be at Sergei Kuryokhin Modern Art Center.

21 November 2015

Restaurant Day in St. Petersburg

Saint Petersburg for the eleventh time supports Restaurant Day international movement. On that day, anyone can open one-day restaurant on the street, in an apartment or in the city park.

21 November 2015 

Night Ice-skating at “Yubileiny” Sport and Concert Center

Every Friday from 23:00 to 05:00 night entertainment program is held on small arena of “Yubileiny”. One can dance, play Frisbee or volleyball and ice-skate. Skates for rent available.

Until 31 December 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. Location – Creative cluster “ArtMuza.”

Until 30 November 2015

Theatre shows and concerts

Marianna Vasilyeva Concert

Famous violinist will perform all 24 Paganini Caprices, and actor Sergei Garmash will read the novella by Heinrich Heine, describing experience of this great poet at Nicolo Paganini concert. The concert will be held in the Grand Hall of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic.

18 November 2015 

Akira Yamaoka Concert

Концерт талантливого японского мульти-инструменталиста, автора музыки к играм Silent Hill, при участии Mary Elizabeth McGlynn и рок-группы пройдет на сцене клуба Зал Ожидания.

Concert of talented Japanese multi-instrumentalist, author of the music for the games Silent Hill, with the participation of Mary Elizabeth McGlynn with rock band will be held Club Zal.

20 November 2015

Daniel Hope Concert

Violin virtuoso, famous advocate of art, presents his project AIR, a collection of violin music from 16 – 18 centuries. Great Hall of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic.

 21 November 2015

Interesting exhibitions

Golden Generation. Modernism in Finnish Architecture and Design Exhibition

Unique centenary story of Finnish architecture and design is now presented at the General Staff of the Hermitage.

Until 31 January 2016

Manuel Gomez Exhibition

Exhibition of new works by the French artist Manuel Gomez, the art style is distinguished by elegance and irony. Admission is free, gallery FoSSart.

17 November – 10 December 2015

Tenth Petersburg Biennale Modulor-2015

Design and fashion exhibition brings together more than 250 participants in the creative space ‘Tkachi’. Besides extensive exhibition, there will be conferences, master classes and fashion shows.

Until 22 November 2015

Photo exhibition of Steve Maccari

Last days of the exhibition of documentary works of the famous photojournalist in the General Staff building of the Hermitage.

Until 22 November 2015

Commercial Exhibition of Museum of the History of St. Petersburg

Interesting exhibitions at Peter and Paul Fortress: exhibition of mechanical models “Secrets of Da Vinci” in the Neva curtain, “The Inquisition. Medieval instruments of torture” in the Peter and Paul Fortress, Cartwright and an exhibition of wax figures of Russian emperors “Historical mosaic” in the Artillery armory.

Permanent expositions

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