Once a year in some parts of the world come special days – bright, magical, and slightly crazy carnivals. Some, such as Brazilian carnival or the Spanish running of the bulls is well known to all; but you could never hear. And if you like “to party”, we bring to your attention the 20 most inimitable and large-scale festivals from around the world.
1. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
February 28 – March 4
Like Mardi Gras in New Orleans and the Carnival in Venice, Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – it’s a party in non-stop mode, only in the Brazilian style, which is a seemingly endless parade of Samba and colorful costumes.
2. Oktoberfest – Munich, Germany
The second half of September to the first weekend in October
Despite the fact that there are different, smaller-scale counterparts of this festival around the world, Munich’s traditional event is the largest beer festival in the world. In 2013, beer was sold for more than $96,178,668.
3. Festival of snow and ice – Harbin, China
5 January – 5 February
Harbin international festival is the largest event of snow and ice in the world, Continue reading
Each new “Moscow autumn” opens a new Chapter in the annals of the most representative and largest in the world international festival of contemporary music. As a living creative process “Moscow autumn” is constantly updated with fresh ideas, projects, new names. But it retains its aesthetic and moral priorities.
This forum is a professional composer’s creativity is Russian and world premieres of our contemporaries — composers from Moscow, other cities of Russia, the “near” and “far” Abroad. This multi-genre musical Vernissage unites composers of different generations, creative aspirations, styles, trends and searches.
XXXVI festival “Moscow autumn” exhibits 47 concert programs, offering audiences the novelty orchestral ( symphonic and chamber music, brass bands, for orchestra of Russian folk instruments), chamber, choral, song, jazz, electroacoustic music, multimedia projects.
The festival marks the anniversary of outstanding masters of Russian musical art — A. Pakhmutova, V. Rubin, Evgeny Krylatov… Festival cherishes the national tradition is worthy of their programmes on the music of the past Continue reading
Fifth Regional theatre festival “Dolgoprudniy autumn” . already anniversary, was held in Dolgoprudniy the theatre “City” with the support of Ministry of culture of Moscow region, Administration of city Dolgoprudny and the Committee on culture, physical culture, sports, tourism and youth Affairs. Having a permanent residence in this beautiful suburban location, the festival has become a landmark event for his entire life. Every autumn the whole city is waiting for this spectacular celebration, the Director of the festival Jeanette Harutyunyan satisfied with his great taste and panache. Annual participation in the festival are waiting for all theatres in Moscow region, provincial and municipal. Have an understanding of live festival communication contributes to the development of theatrical space of the suburbs, and it is here, in brew festival, new creative ideas and projects. And, of course, identification of new “stars” and theatrical leaders.
Beautiful spectacular opening and closing – the most important moments of shared celebration. Because the opening was invited to the Theatre of puppets “Sofit” from Voskresensk – a unique group indispensable on city celebrations and national holidays, the festival also flashed his charming Continue reading