Christmas Holidays
  Winter! Residents of Sound city are preparing to celebrate the New Year . which prepares surprises for everyone! On the eve of the New year in the Sound city…

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The Frankness of the Brazilian carnival
All over the world are the last celebration before lent, which marks the end of winter and arrival of spring. For almost a month across Europe and America passed numerous…

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Festivals and competitions of Amateur creativity

 

Festivals and competitions of Amateur creativity . festivals of achievements in Amateur art; competition held to identify the best samadet. performers. In Bashkortostan the first REP. reviews hood. samadet-making with the participation of popular singers and musicians, samadet. creative. groups (see dance Ensembles, Instrumental ensembles, Folk theatre, Folk ensembles, Choirs, Amateur) originated in the early 1930s (see also Festivals and competitions theatre). In the framework of all-Russia. and the Union. festivals Nar. TV-VA held the 1st all-Union reports. Olympiad working hood. samadet-STI (1932), the all-Russian. review of villages. and trade Union hood. samadet-STI (1945), the Union reports. review hood. samadet-ability workers and employees (1950–51), vseros. review of villages. hood. samadet-STI (1963—65), the Union reports. the festival samadet. arts, arr. The 50th anniversary Oct. revolution (1966–67), vseros. review hood. samadet-STI, arr. The 100th anniversary of the birth of V. I. Lenin (1970), the Union reports. the festival samadet. hood. TV VA workers (1975—77), arr. The 60th anniversary Led. October (2nd in 1980—82 in the framework of all-Russia. festival), the Union reports. review of samadet. Continue reading

Who said that the holidays are over? The carnival continues!

 

Late winter – early spring is the time for carnivals! Large and small, carnivals boldly walking the streets of Europe and America, attracting the attention of all the inhabitants of the globe. Carnival is a great reason to see a familiar country in a new guise.

Part of the carnival is over and the second half You could still make it. So, where are we going?

1. The Venetian carnival in Italy (from 26 February to 8 March) – probably the most ancient and most famous carnival in the world. What we will see? Holiday confetti, a procession of hundreds of Pierrot, Harlequin, Columbine and other characters, performances of Commedia-Dell’arte. Venice carnival is famous for holding the balls masquerade in the old palaces, among which the most popular is the masquerade on the water, “Bal Casanova” and “Golden night”. How much is it? If you buy a tour, a week in Venice costs from € 620 + $450 flight. You can go by bus, if You have a valid visa-the Schengen area. Then a trip to the carnival get much cheaper!

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The Best carnivals and festivals around the world

 

Venice Italy

Perhaps the most famous and oldest carnival in the world. Every year Venice is clothed in the costumes of velvet, brocade and silk and tries on different masks. The carnival opens oldest Venetian festival — Festa delle Marie — the celebration in honor of the release of local girls from pirate captivity. The program of the carnival: the submission of the Commedia Dell’arte, a procession of hundreds of Harlequin, Pierrot, Columbine and other famous characters, as well as a Celebration confetti. Many rush to the carnival to take part in one of the balls masquerade, held in ancient buildings and palaces. «Bal Casanova”, masquerade on the water and, finally, the most important performance — «Golden night” — transfer of participants from the twenty-first century, several centuries ago.

Held in mid-February

Goa Carnaval

Goa

In the streets the Indians and tourists, dressed up with a colorful carnival of clothing, every evening for three days on the streets of cities and villages of Goa all singing, dancing and having fun. Angels, devils, nymphs, blue and green men and other fantasy creatures fill the beaches. Everywhere going Continue reading