A Collection of Russian folk traditions, celebrations and rituals
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The Most famous festivals in the world
English festivals The earliest festivals appeared in England, these were mass celebrations or prezidenta, accompanied by musical, theatrical or circus performances. In the 20th century they began to be international…

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The 7 best circuses of the world

 

The kick drums and the audience opened his mouth in surprise, a wave of rope and fragile girl falls down from the dome, and after landing, turns into a flock of white doves. “What a circus!” – say you’ll be right. How!

1. Cirque du Soleil

Famous and already well familiar to inhabitants of Moscow canadian circus Cirque du Soleil touring the world for over 30 years. Actually the circus, in the classic sense, Cirque du Soleil is not. It’s an amazing mix of theatre, circus arts and street entertainment. Every show has its own unique plot and theme. His glory Cirque du Soleil got through breathtaking acrobatic performances, the acoustics, which makes the audience swoon in anticipation of a miracle and costumes of actors, careful attention to detail. Catch du Soleil is not so easy, the circus has toured across countries and continents, visiting world capitals every few years.

Average ticket price: $ 200.

2. Shanghai Circus World

«the Best circus show China” – so aptly and briefly include Shanghai circus criticism. Shanghai Circus World stands on its own arena in the same area of the stadium and Guangzhong Park. and touring the world.

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Summer holidays

 

How to relax to be overloaded psychologically and physically healthier?

Summer is vacation time. We are looking forward to the arrival of warm summer days, dreaming of new experiences and hope that in this time of the year are finally able to have a good rest. And not only the holidays but also during summer weekends have to “stay” pastime. Most people believe it is that time of the year most suitable for relaxation.

Why summer is the best time to relax?

Friendliness of staff and at any time of the year. But most of us prefer to relax more in the summer. It was at this time of year we are most attuned to the rest because:

The air temperature is high enough . A comfortable temperature for our body 22-26 °C. Summer temperatures are often close to these figures. And this “likes” to our body, because he doesn’t need to waste energy on heating. And we don’t need to put on a hundred clothing items.

Long daylight hours . The longer daylight hours, the more time for leisure.

You can swim. At this time of year, the water is heated to a comfortable temperature, and we can swim in the sea, rivers and lakes, getting from this process a lot of fun.

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Program of the Festival is the Jazz

This fall, the international festival of “Jazz” extremely will expand and will become of dance and music and will be held in St. Petersburg from 5 October to 9 November at several sites: opens at the Music Hall, will continue in the BackStage, will close in the “Aurora” and ends with a Galaconcert in the “GlavClub”.

Solemn opening of festival will take place on 12 October at 17.00 in the Great hall ’s Music Hall”. Here will make you favorite Danes Jordans Drive “Bouncing Swingers” from Denmark, arrange almost acrobatic show at their concerts. They return to the audience “roots”, to this rock-n-roll of the 50-ies, time hipsters and large vehicles. After resounding success on “the Jazz – 2011″, the team is coming again to turn the festival into a real dance floor. During the speech, neither the musicians nor the audience are – in the midst of the concert the musicians ’s go to the people”, together with the audience to start dancing to their own music. Also, in the framework of “Jazz” to come visit us Moscow festival ’s Swing Boom” in part: “Dudes” (ex-“Mister Continue reading