III international festival of Kozma prutkov will be held in Sablino 5 September. For the most sparkling statement Russian official will award the prize “Chernomor”, and on the free Cabinet “Kosirai!” the participants will try reading your own or someone else’s work. The main event will be Prutkovskim reading.
Kozma Prutkov – literary mask, under which in different years were published in the journals of the brothers Zhemchuzhnikov and Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy. Satire, sayings and fables Kozma prutkov ridiculed mental stagnation and political “loyalty”. September 5 is the birthday of count Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, who has made the greatest contribution to the formation of the image of Kozma prutkov. Not coincidentally, the festival is held on the territory of the nature monument “Sablino” where Tolstoy and came up with the idea of creating the image.
On Prutkovskim readings will have eminent scientists and cultural figures of St. Petersburg with reports on the subject of speech communication. There will be several round tables with the participation of journalists and publishers, also dedicated based on the work of Kozma prutkov. The culmination of the event will be the premiere of the play prutkov-senior “Chereposlov, that is to say, phrenology” at 17: 00 on the outdoor stage. Continue reading
Marking the end of the summer season holiday Misericordia in Reus is dedicated to the patroness of the city — our lady of mercy ( Mare de Déu de Misericòrdia ). This festival is a Catalan tradition is one of the most important events in the cultural calendar of the hometown of Antonio Gaudi.
Among traditional events annual September festival in Reus — solemn pilgrimage procession with torches, performances of living builders of the pyramids (“towers”) Castells . dance the Sardana . parades with music, dancing and the obligatory pyrotechnics.
A special joy of the celebration will bring to the children: they will be able to watch the procession of giants and mythical creatures (though the roar of firecrackers is not to everyone!), see the dancing procession of devils and wild devil dance with torches-crackers. Of course, in the program there are more serious events: theatre performances, concerts of classical and contemporary music, lectures, theatre Continue reading
In many countries of the world in the beginning of the year you can witness and even party to the amazingly large and bright celebrations – carnivals. Something many of them are similar, and in some ways Vice versa are very different. We will try to understand how are the most famous and grandiose carnivals in different countries.
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 9 – 12 February, The carnival in Rio De Janeiro is arranged every year, lasts three to five days but usually goes on longer than the prescribed period. Opens the carnival by handing Momo the fat man the keys to the city. This character is elected annually among the largest inhabitants of Rio. At the carnival, all car traffic in the main streets of the city stops now instead of cars here reigns unrivalled in their brightness and beauty show: performances of Samba schools, a huge moving platform to the dancers and dancers, beautiful girls in massive bright costumes, decorated with feathers, fireworks-filled night skies, and live music with dancing till you drop. In the life of local people the carnival takes a very important place, many of them from childhood every year prepare for it and participate. By the way, in the shops of Rio, you can find costumes for even two-year-olds that already says something. Preparations for the next carnival begins immediately after the previous one. Moreover, each event brings the city Treasury a large revenue. I must say that this carnival takes place in many Brazilian cities, but few of them can outdo the luxury and scale of the one that happen in Rio.
Venice, Italy January 26 – February 12, Venice carnival is one of the largest and most colorful sights in all of Italy. He arranged, as well as the carnival in Rio every year, but lasts longer. The world-famous Venetian masks – white, decorated with gold leaf and hand-painted, or “red“. Continue reading
One of the most memorable events in 2013 was the concert Kairat Nurtas in the square shopping centre ’s Prime Plaza”, which resulted in riots and clashes of citizens with the police. As explained by the singer at a press conference (by the way, the hall was not crowded), he was cruelly deceived. The organizers invited the singer to perform one song, but the bill said about the full concert. Kairat and was glad to sing more, but the raging fans scared him. As a result – broken Windows of shopping Mall, youth detention, courts, and the cancellation of several performances of the stars in the southern capital.
Film of the year is clearly becoming the main trend of kinonovosti in 2013 – “harmony Lessons” the young filmmaker Emir of Bagasina. It took less than a week so that the picture, taken on the money “buttero”, was not mentioned in the news. The fact is that the “Lessons of harmony” throughout the years rolled on international film festivals. Continue reading
Until then they hadn’t invented beer, it is unknown where people communicate and spend their leisure time. Today for this purpose there are not only pubs, restaurants and bars, and beer festivals. Below we present the ranking of the most popular beer festivals in the world.
The Germans – the best beer nation in the world. According to statistics drinking beer in Germany, 68% of women and 93% of men. It is therefore not surprising that one of the largest beer festivals Oktoberfest takes place in Germany.
It was first held in October of 1810, during the celebration of the marriage of king Ludwig the First and Therese of Saxony. At the time, were arranged in a mass parade of horse races and beer. The event was so pleased the monarch that he ordered to conduct annual beer festival. Since then, every 3rd Saturday of September, millions of tourists and residents come to Oktoberfest, which is held on the Theresienwiese. Here are erected huge tents, designed for several thousand people. Each tent is a branch of the famous Munich beer.
During the celebration beer festival every year 11 million visitors drink pints of beer, eat more than 800 thousand sausages and about 750 thousand chickens.
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