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archive-title Monthly Archives: February 2018

Monthly Archives: February 2018

The new “Cinderella”

Artists of the Novosibirsk Opera House began rehearsing the new ballet “Cinderella” – the premiere is scheduled for mid-May. A special feature of “Cinderella” will be the 3D effect – the image on the stage will be projected onto several transparent screens. This is one of the first experiments with such effects in the ballet theater of Russia.

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Today the Shrovetide week begins

Pancake week is one of the favorite and merry holidays, combining pagan and Orthodox traditions. This is the farewell to the winter, and preparation for the Great Fast. In Novosibirsk there will be folk festivals, games and competitions, roller coaster rides, performances of folklore groups, as well as hot pancakes and tea in different parts of […]

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How about building a snow house?

A master class on the construction of the Igloo Eskimo hut will be held this Sunday from 11 to 13 hours at the ski slope “Gorsky”. All people interested will be taught how to cut out and make snow blocks correctly, so that a reliable snow house will be constructed. This will allow to take part […]

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“Ski Track of Russia – 2018” will be held in Novosibirsk

The city mass ski race “Ski Track of Russia – 2018” will be held on February 10 in Novosibirsk. Any interested person can participate, from professionals to amateurs without age restrictions. This great sports festival is held in our country every year since 1982 and gathers thousands of people. Three distances will be set up: 5 km, 10 […]

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Film Festival “From Venice to Novosibirsk”

Film festival of Italian cinema “From Venice to Novosibirsk” will be held from 9 to 14 February in our city. The traditional festival organized by the POBEDA Cinema together with the Italian Institute of Culture in Moscow in cooperation with the Venice Biennale and the Italian Embassy in Moscow, offers the Russian audience a selection […]

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English Winter Festival takes place in Novosibirsk

In Novosibirsk, the citywide English Winter Festival was launched, to which all those interested in the language and culture of England are invited. Within the framework of the festival the following will take place: two weeks of free English from February 7 to 21 in the group, trainings and lectures, watching movies in English, a […]

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Drunken birds fall from trees in Novosibirsk

The berries of mountain ash and hawthorn which are left on trees acquire a specific consistency and ferment because of temperatures drops and rises, becoming a kind of “alcoholic product”. Having eaten those thawed and fermented berries, birds get drunk and can’t navigate: they crash into cars, buildings, fall from branches. How to help the […]

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