FOLK SHOW “FEEL YOURSELF RUSSIAN”
Enjoy this unique opportunity of getting acquainted with the history and cultural traditions of Russia!
Classical quartet is playing lovely melodies of the XVIII th century,
two stunning ladies in crinolines and a handsome gentleman in a wig
(ballet trio “Reverence”) are welcoming guests at the Gala stairs of the
Palace. How nice to be a guest of the Grand Duke!
The folk show itself is represented with 3 professional folk groups:
“Peters Quartet” vocal quartet. Classical performance of folk songs, lyrical romances and Russian Orthodox hymns.
"Maidan"is a Cossack song-and-dance group formed in1992 by the honored
artist V. Drachev. The name of the group gets its origin from the place,
where all Cossacks used to assemble in older times and where decisions
were made "by the whole world". The group skillfully reproduces on stage
Cossack songs and dances in their original form.
The «Stars of St.Petersburg»is a dance group. The dancers are graduated
from leading schools of choreography in Russia. Its repertoire covers
lyrical dances of the Russian North, fiering dances of the Cossacks from
the Don and Voronezh, dancing miniatures of the Urals and Siberia with
their subtle humor. Spectators of all ages and tastes will be able to
appreciate not only the ability of the performers to bring Russian
national color to the stage, but also their highest skills, complexity
of acrobatic feats and breath-taking leaps.
The show consists of two parts (45 minutes each) and lasts for 1 hour 50
minutes including the break, when guests are offered some fruit,
canapes with red caviar, ham, Russian style Salami, cheese, vodka,
champagne, red wine, mineral water, juice, beverages.Classical quartet
is playing and beauties in crinolines are dancing for dear guests. There
is also a good opportunity to buy local souvenirs as well as folk show
version on video, CD, DVD and disk-game about Nikolaevsky Palace.
Snacks and drinks are served at the interval (at request)
Canape with black caviar, red caviar, ham, cheese, salami
Glass of vodka, champagne, juice, water, fruit
The show lasts for 1 hr 50 min, with one interval
To get more specific information about the dates and times of the program – call 327-20-67 (daily from 9:00 to 21:00)