Russian-American History Month

in New York State (April 2014)

Celebrating the 3rd Russian American History Month in New York State

The main objective of “Russian-American History Month” is to provide learning opportunities for the general public, especially students in schools and universities, that will draw attention to the history of Russian Americans and the productive role they have played and continue to play, in the history of the United States.

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Yuri’s Night

April 12
Worldwide

Ever since 2000, the idea of Yuri’s Night has given way to space-themed parties and events around the world in April, celebrating both Yuri Gagarin’s launch making him the first human in space and, 20 years later, the launch of NASA’s Space Shuttle. «More»

April 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

BILLBOARD


Fabergé Eggs:
The Glory, the Mystery, the Magic

Saint-Petersburg Global Trade House is holding an exhibition and sale of its impressive collection of Fabergé Egg-inspired collection. Saint-Petersburg GTH was founded in 1994 and is the largest retailer of products from Eastern Europe in North America. «More»

March 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

BILLBOARD


Online Magazine
Elegant New York

Keep abreast of the most interesting events in New York and beyond its borders. Exhibition openings, fashion shows, charity balls, receptions, concerts and premieres. Elegant New York talks about them quickly and objectively, obtaining information, as they say, “first-hand.” «More»

March 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Tsars’ Cabinet

On View March 27 to May 24, 2014
Museum of Russian Icons, Massachusetts
Adults $7; Seniors $5; Students $2; Children 3-17, $2; Children < 3, FREE; Free to Museum Members
This traveling exhibition highlights two hundred years of decorative arts under the Romanovs. «More»

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Daria Bagrintseva, Solo Exhibition

Exhibition on view March 29- April 6
The Museum of Russian Art, Jersey City
$5 / Members: Free
Solo exhibition of the Russian artist, Daria Bagrintseva.
Opening reception:March 29, 2014, 4 – 6 PM. / Museum hours Th, Fr, 5-8pm; Sa and Su 4-7pm
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March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chto? Gde? Kogda? (What? Where? When?)

April 5, 2014 @ 1:00 PM
Hamilton Hall, NYC
Free
A traditional intellectual game extremely popular in the Russian-speaking world, and will be held completely in Russian at Columbia University. «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Michael Bulychev-Okser, Piano Solo Recital

April 6, 2014 @ 2:00 PM
Queens Central Library
Free
A top prizewinner of many international competitions, pianist Michael Bulychev-Okser will perform music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Scriabin, Glinka, among others «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Music of Grigory Smirnov

April 7, 2014 @ 8:00 PM
Merkin Concert Hall, NYC
Orchestra: $30 / Balcony: $20 / Senior (Orchestra): $25 / Student: $10
The concert presents new works by Grigory Smirnov featuring stellar New York performers of the new generation. «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

The 2014 Musical Olympus Festival at Carnegie Hall

April 9, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
Zenkel Hall, NYC
$15, $30, 45
Carnegie Hall will receive young musicians from four countries in a festival performance showcasing their talent. «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Youth America Grand Prix’s 15th Anniversary Closing Night Celebration

April 11, 2014
Lincoln Center, NYC
Post-performance reception: $250
Join us for a Pre-Performance Q&A with Artistic Director of Bolshoi Ballet, Sergei Filin, closing-night performance, and a Post-Performance Reception. «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Systema – Russian Martial Art

April 12, 2014 @ 2:30 PM
Hamilton Hall, NYC
Free
Sergei Maslikhov, instructor from Systema school in Midtown will come to Columbia University to demonstrate basic elements of ancient Russian Martial art «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Scriabin: The Russian Prometheus

April 13, 2014 @ 3:00 pm
Zenkel Hall, NYC
Students/Seniors: $20 | General: $35
Pianist Dmitry Rachmanov offers an all-Scriabin program at Carnegie Hall to celebrate the composer’s 100th memorial anniversary. «More»

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bicentennial Celebration of the Great 19th Century Russian Poet Mikhail Lermontov

April 19 @ 2:30 PM
Mid-Manhattan Library, NYC / Free
Celebrate 200 years since the birth of the poet of the Caucuses with illustrated lectures, readings of Lermontov’s poems, and more. «More»

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tour of “Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia” (Cathedral of Our Lady of the Sign)

April 22, 2014 @ 7:00 PM
The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Sign, NYC // Free
Tour in English & Russian, conducted by Prince Vladimir Galitzine, recently retired Starosta of the Cathedral. «More»

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

History Tour of the St. Nicholas Cathedral

April 24, 2014 @ 7 PM
St. Nicholas Cathedral, NYC
Free
Fr. Alexander Golubov, gives a tour on the buildings history and architectural innovations. «More»

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Learn about Russian Orthodox Easter!

April 24, 2014 @ 7:00 PM
St. Nicholas Cathedral Orthodox Cathedral, NYC
Free
Fr. Alexander Golubov speaks about how Easter is celebrated in the Russian Orthodox tradition. This Lecture will be in English, all are welcome! «More»

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

The New Review, 70 years in New York

April 26, 2014 @ 2:30 PM
Mid-Manhattan Library, NYC
Free
Look back at the power of poetry as expressed by world class Russian poets over the years in the pages of the “New Review,” oldest Russian literary magazine in the US.«More»

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Attend our annual Russian Orthodox Easter Picnic!

April 27, 2014
All Saints of Russia Church, Pine Bush, NY
Free
Join us as we go on a picnic to celebrate Russian Orthodox Easter at the Church of All Saints of Russia in Pine Bush, New York! Transportation bus available ($20). «More»

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chto? Gde? Kogda? (What? Where? When?)

May 3, 2014 @ 1:00 PM
Hamilton Hall, NYC
Free
A traditional intellectual game extremely popular in the Russian-speaking world, and will be held completely in Russian at Columbia University. «More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Poetfest Special Program

May 7 @ 6:00 PM
Greenwich Village, NYC
$10
The special program will include poetry from the Poetfest club and a performance by legendary trumpeter Valery Ponomarev. Various poets will take part in it. «More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

St. George Ribbons @ Battery Park

May 8 @ 6:30pm
Battery Park, by the East Coast Memorial / Free
In celebration of “Victory in Europe Day,” we’re giving away St. George Ribbons. Also, for the first time in history, a giant St. George ribbon will fly around NYC at 6:45pm and it will be seen best from Battery Park. «More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Performance in Celebration of Victory Day

May 9 @ 6:00pm
Saint Nicholas Cathedral / Free, donations requested but not required
Join us in celebration of Victory Day with a theatrical performance of the historical pages of WWII, followed by a concert of “military” songs and a dinner. «More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

“The Spring Ball” of the Russian Nobility Association in America

May 9, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
The Pierre Hotel, NYC
Indv. Tickets: $450+ / Tables of Ten: $4,500+
The Russian Nobility Association in America annually holds balls and supper dances to raise funds to support numerous charitable organizations.«More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jubilee Concert with Willy Tokarev

May 11, 2014 @ 5PM
Symphony Space, NYC
$55/$45/$35; Day of Show $65/$55/$45
In celebration of “Victory Day,” the Diana Bagrationi Foundation & VK Studios present the solo performance of legendary Russian-American composer & singer Villi Tokarev. «More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Concert оf Young Musicians Spivakov International Charity Foundation

May 14, 2014
Merkin Concert Hall, NYC
A series of performances by some of the world’s most talented young musicians! «More»

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

VIVA! TCHAIKOVSKY

May 16, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
Theater at El Museo del Barrio, NYC
Tickets: $25-$65,
This 2-act evening of music by Tchaikovsky will feature New Opera’s production of composer’s last opera “IOLANTA” and a biographical ballet “Dear Nadezhda”. «More»

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

RACH-C’s 8th Annual International Children’s Festival of Russian Culture

May 17, 2014 @ 3:00 PM
NYU Skirball Performance Center, NYC
$15 / $20 / $25
Children’s Russian Folk Ensembles provide a taste of centuries old Russian music & dance along with contemporary song & dance. «More»

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

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