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18
February
INTERNATIONAL RESIDENCE AT PLATONOV ARTS FESTIVAL
Platonov Arts Festival and the Theatre Union of Russian Federation represent international residency for young professionals and theater practitioners.
10
February
Theatre program announced!
The program features12 performances, more than a half of which will be shown for the first time in Russia.
16
January
VII Platonov Arts Festival
The festival will be held from in June 2 to 14, 2017.
16
January
Mass Media on Platonov Festival
In 2016 people were excited by Platonov Arts festival as never before and came to Voronezh from other cities specifically to visit our arts forum. We picked the most interesting lines from articles and TV coverages on Platonov Arts festival by Moscow and Saint Petersburg media.
16
January
Platonov Renaissance
«ITI-Info» magazine has published an extensive review of the sixth Platonov Arts Festival events with the background of the forum.
11
January
Russia's Platonov Festival puts Voronezh on the map
“The Moscow Times” newspaper about Platonov Arts Festival.
15
June
Sixth Platonov Festival Finished
77 000 spectators attended the events of the forum.
14
June
Thousands of people at the Platonov Festival
Musical open-air events in the White Well and Green Theatre, Theatre Parade and Book Fair - the biggest events of the festival took part in its last days
9
June
Timetable of Buses to White Well and back
The spectators of the open-air World Music in White Well will be able to get to the chalk quarry for free.
6
June
Meeting with Alexander Sokurov and Screening of the Film "Francofonia"
The awarding ceremony of the Platonov Literature and Arts Award will be held on June 11 at the Spartak cinema
3
June
Buses to the Concert in Ramon
On June 4, the spectators of the concert of Alex Mendham and his Orchestra will be able to get to the castle in Ramon and then back to the city on the festival's public transport.
31
May
Art Centre "Commune"
Schedules of screenings, concerts, meetings with writers, educational programme events as well as the schedule of exhibitions’ working hours in the festival’s art centre from June 3 up to June 14.
31
May
Film Programme of the Platonov Festival
Free screenings at the Art Centre "Commune" in the evenings again
29
May
Festival Afterparty
Сoncert of Samoe Bolshoe Prostoe Chilso band in the Art Centre "Commune"
29
May
Free Concerts
Groups from Voronezh as well as a group from Lithuania will perform in the Soviet Square and Art Centre "Commune".
27
May
New Exhibition on the Festival Program
An exhibition “The Innermost” – a photo project on Platonov’s man by Alexey Bychkov – opens at the art-centre “Commune”.
27
May
New Conductor at the Concert of the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia
One of the most famous European conductors maestro Gintaras Rinkevičius will take part in the concert on June 8.
27
May
Lectures, Workshops and Open Rehearsals
The schedule of free events of the festival educational programme has been announced.
26
May
Street Theatres Parade “Colourful Clouds”
A giant ship made of flowers, “long-legged” ballerinas, 50 fantastic characters created by Andrey Bartenev and a whole host of other things will be shown to the spectators at the Platonov Arts Festival on Revolutsii avenue on June 12.
26
May
Literature Programme of the Festival
The schedules of meetings with writers has been announced.
15
May
Meeting of the Board of Guardians of Platonov Arts Festival
It took place on May 13 at the Chamber Theatre. The meeting was holding by chairman of the Board of Guardians of the Festival, the Governor of the Voronezh Region Aleksey Gordeev.
10
May
Public Readings
Public Readings will be held on June 11 at the Soviet Square, beginning at 12.00.
30
April
Platonov Award Winner-2016 announced
A final meeting of the Platonov Literature and Arts Award Council has been held today in the Voronezh Region Government.
28
April
New exhibition in the programme
A large exhibition of paintings and drawings from the collection of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts will be presented at the VI Platonov Arts Festival.
27
April
Dance classes for Ramon concert spectators!
Are you going to a vintage party in Ramon, June 4? Do you remember that it welcomes a special dress code and dance? We can help you with the last - come to our free dance classes of the beginning of XX century!
25
April
“The Petrograd Avant-garde” exhibition is cancelled
Instead of the project of the State Russian Museum there will be another exhibition presented at the Festival.
25
April
Rooms in Voronezh hotels at special prices
Discount for staying at the hotels of the city for the guests of Platonov Arts Festival.
21
April
More Book Fair!
Head office of the International Platonov Arts Festival has received about 120 applications for participation in the Book Fair, thus it is expected to see more publishing houses in Voronezh than last year.
8
April
New play in our program
Opera "The Deceitful Crocodile / Dido and Aeneas" will be shown on June 13-14, 2016.
7
April
Exhibitions of Platonov Arts Festival
Today at the press conference in the House of Journalists, the Artistic Director of the Festival, Mikhail Bychkov, announced the Exhibition Program of the forum. It included six projects, among them, for the first time in the history of Platonov Arts Festival - video installation.
14
March
Theater and music critics are invited to Platonov Festival
Directorate of the Platonov Festival is inviting cultural commentators, journalists, theater, and music critics working for the foreign media to highlight festival events.
11
March
For most of the Platonov Festival events all tickets have already been sold out!
Audience is taking an unprecedented interest in classical music concerts and foreign theater plays. For these events, of the Festival Program, almost all tickets have been already sold out.
29
February
Mikhail Bychkov welcomes the audience
Salutation of the Artistic Director of Platonov Arts Festival
25
February
Tickets and sales
Tickets for the Platonov Arts Festival performances and concerts have been on sale since February 26.
24
February
Open-air discount tickets
From February 26 till March 8 inclusively, “The World Music in White Well” open-air tickets are available at a 20% discount. The reduced price is 1200 RUB instead of the usual 1500 RUB.
23
February
Vintage party in Ramon
A musical-dancing night will happen in Ramon Castle Park on June 4. Alex Mendham and his Orchestra from Great Britain will play hit songs from the Golden Age of Jazz of early XX century.
10
February
Announcement of music program-2016
Today at a press conference in the House of Journalists, the artistic director of the arts forum Mikhail Bychkov announced the performances included in the framework of the VI Platonov Arts Festival.
28
January
Theater program of the festival announced!
In the event poster - 11 performances, 5 of which will be shown for the first time in Russia. Theatre companies from 7 countries will attend the arts forum.
26
January
Identity of VI Platonov Arts festival
Today, at the press conference we presented the identity of the VI Festival. It is created by a graduate from the British Higher School of Design Stas Neretin. This project was his diploma work.
14
January
Platonov Festival named the main event of the year in Voronezh
Rating of the most notable newsmakers of 2015 was compiled by the Research Centre of "Superjob" portal based on the feedback of residents from 18 Russian cities.
25
December
Performances of Robert Wilson and Daniele Finzi Pasca will open VI Platonov festival
Spectators will watch «Rhinoceros» and «Bianco su Bianco» by these directors.
7
December
Mikhail Bychkov was elected president of the jury "Golden Mask" - 2016!
A theatre director and the artistic director of Platonov Festival Mikhail Bychkov was elected president of the jury of the Russian National Theatre Award "Golden Mask" in 2016.
16
June
A monument to Samuil Marshak will be erected in Voronezh
In Karl Marx Street, nearby the house where Samuil Marshak lived, will be built a monument to the great poet, playwright and translator. The decision to memorialize our distinguish brother was passed by the Government of the Voronezh region.
16
June
V International Platonov Arts Festival results
Yesterday Mikhail Bychkov, the artistic director of the festival, ran a final press conference in art centre “Commune”, where the main figures of the arts forum were announced.
15
June
Closing Ceremony of the V Platonov Arts Festival!
The last event of the arts forum was the concert of opera stars of the "Commonwealth Voices". Before the very start of the performance the closing ceremony was held in Voronezh Concert Hall with participation of Mikhail Bychkov, artistic direcor of the arts forum, and the Governor of the Voronezh Region Alexey Gordeev.
13
June
Festival night
During the Festival Night, June 13-14, all the exhibitions of Platonov Arts Festival will be free of charge. The main venues of the Festival Night this year will be art centre “Commune” and “Alye parusa” park.
12
June
June, 12 – Day 10 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today, on the Revolution Avenue the Street Theatres Parade happened, the famous Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan's production "Rice" was shown in Russia for the 1st time, street theatre companies presented their shows on Soviet square, the Polish performance "Carmen Funebre" was held in the yard of art centre "Commune" and a literature project "Spacious universe" at the monument to Andrey Platonov started.
11
June
June, 11 – Day 9 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today the concert of Nikolai Lugansky, performance “Seven Moons” by Ilkhom Theatre, multi-format performance “someone else / the soldier’s face” and many other events have taken place.
10
June
June, 10 – Day 8 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today's festival events included the meeting with a poet and scriptwriter Yuri Arabov, first performances of “Fro” (Mikhail Chekhov Riga Russian theatre, Latvia), “Cabaret Brecht” (Lensoviet Academic Theatre, Saint Petersburg), “Home. Eros. Faith.” (art-group Med a prach, Slovakia), street chamber show "The Fool" (Giroldon Circus, Switzerland) and a silent film "A kiss from Mary Pickford" in art centre "Commune".
9
June
June, 9 – Day 7 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today in the festival program - the concert of Quartetto di Cremona (Italy), Noa Wertheim’s choreography master-class, “Vertigo20” dance performance (Israel) and two productions based on Platonov.
8
June
June, 8 – Day 6 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today the Russian premiere of “Vertigo20” (Vertigo Dance Company, Israel), Mgzavrebi free open air concert and dramatic reading of Andrey Platonov’s letters took place.
7
June
June, 7 – Day 5 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today the performance of Azerbaijan artist Vusal Rahim in Koltsovsky Park, “Aphrodite” performance by “Sfera” Theatre and an open-air festival “World Music in White Well quarry” took place.
6
June
June, 6 – Day 4 of Platonov Arts Festival
Today two press conferences in art centre “Commune” and public readings of Andrey Platonov’s letters on the Soviet Square happened, an exhibition in Koltsovsky Park, Igor Tishin’s exposition in H.L.A.M. Gallery opened, and a Mark Pekarsky’s concert, “Smashed”, “Modern Choreography night”, “The Cow” performances, and many other events took place!
5
June
June, 5 – Day 3 of Platonov Arts Festival
The Book Fair on the Soviet Square, Richard Galliano’s concert in Opera and Ballet Theatre, performances “An Enemy of the People” by Maly Drama Theatre – Theatre of Europe, “Forget Me Not” by French Compagnie Philippe Genty and “Platonov. The First Meeting” by MXAT School – all these events happened today within Platonov Arts Festival.
4
June
June, 4 - Day 2 of Platonov Arts Festival
June 4 is one of the most eventful days of the festival program: the Laboratory of street theatres, two exhibitions’ opening, Platonov Award Ceremony, four performance showings, a concert and a meeting with a writer – all these events happened in one day.
3
June
V International Platonov Arts Festival opening ceremony
Today, June 3, the V International Platonov Arts Festival has started. This year its participants are theatre companies, musicians, artists and writers from 24 countries including the CIS because Voronezh has become “the cultural capital of the CIS-2015”.
30
May
Meeting with Andrey Bitov
On June 4, 2015 a meeting with Andrey Bitov – a famous Russian writer, laureate of Platonov Award in Literature and Art 2015 – will be held at the main auditorium of Chamber Theatre.
28
May
Art-Centre “Commune” program
In his youth, Andrey Platonov worked as a journalist for the newspaper “Voronezhskaya Kommuna” (“Voronezh Commune”). From 3 till 14 June the ex-printery of this newspaper, which is now a disused “industrial loft” building with a unique atmosphere and curious history, will turn into a festival art-centre, where life is in full swing and a lot of events are taking place.
16
May
Opera stars of the "Commonwealth Voices" concert
The final concert of the 5th Platonov Arts Festival will bring together on one stage the most brilliant opera singers of the CIS. Anna Aglatova (soprano), Andrey Zhilikhovsky (baritone), Saltanat Akhmetova (soprano), Ramiz Usmanov (tenor) and Narine Ananikyan (mezzo-soprano) will sing arias and duets from Russian and foreign classical repertoire.
15
May
"Vladimir Vasiliev's workshop" in the festival program again!
A lot of spectators remember “Vladimir Vasiliev’s Workshop”, a successful 2013 project prepared specially for Platonov Festival third edition. Yet another modern choreography night based on Platonov’s works is to be featured in the arts forum program. Tickets are available.
14
May
Mass media accreditation to Platonov Festival
We start accepting applications from the media who wish to obtain accreditation to events of the International Platonov Arts festival which will be held in Voronezh 3-14 June, 2015.
30
April
Tickets for the final concert of the 5th Platonov Festival are now available!
The grand final of the fifth International Platonov Arts Festival will be held on June 14 in the Voronezh Concert Hall. A concert with opera stars of the CIS is called "Voices of the Commonwealth."
26
April
How to reach quarry White Well?
On Sunday, June 7 at 17:00 on the beach of chalk quarry White Well will happen a big Open-Air of Platonov Festival "World Music." How to reach the quarry in the afternoon and the city after the open-air, read below!
25
April
Andrei Bitov – Laureate of Platonov Award 2015
On April 25 in the regional government headquarters was held the final meeting of the Council for the Platonov Award in literature and art under the chairmanship of Governor Alexey Gordeev. Members of the Council have chosen the laureate between 6 nominees, who in the Year of literature join the ranks of 5 writers and 1 musician.
24
April
Street Theatres Parade again in Voronezh!
Yesterday at the press conference, Mikhail Bychkov told the journalists about “Street theatre” festival program. The section that was successfully launched last year will be presented even brighter in 2015: 8 theatre companies will come to Voronezh from Spain, Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Moscow and St. Petersburg.
24
April
Tickets for the musical performance in Ramon and one more production based on Platonov are now available.
The night of flamenco dedicated to the great Paco de Lucia will take place in the castle park in Ramon, and on the big stage of the Theatre for Young Spectators the performance “Emptiness of Soul” of the “Theatre of equals” will be shown. Starting today, you can buy tickets for these events.
20
April
Two "Golden Masks" in Voronezh!
Congratulations to Alexey Gordeev, Mikhail Bychkov and the Chamber Theatre’s troupe on the prestigious awards!
18
April
First meetings of Platonovfest volunteers
On April 21st and 23rd the first meetings of volunteers will be arranged, sections “Theatre” and “Music”.
17
April
Additional performances in the festival program!
Tickets for the additional performances of “Aphrodite” (“Sfera” theatre) and “The Cow” (“ARTiSHOK” theatre) are now available!
31
March
Platonov Award Lapel Pin Designed and Cast
The Board of Trustees of Platonov Arts festival held a meeting in the small hall of the Voronezh region government on 31st March. Having discussed the work being done in preparation for the festival and defined the amount of sponsorship and volunteer support required, the Board members had an opportunity to contemplate a recently manufactured sample of the Platonov Award lapel pin.
27
March
Congratulations to our creative partners with the World Theatre Day!
Today is the World Theatre Day, and we would like to congratulate our creative partners – Russian and foreign theatre companies participating in Platonov Arts Festival – with their professional holiday!
24
March
Platonov Arts Festival launches volunteer campaign
The main cultural marathon of Black Earth region starts less than in three months, and it means that we will need a support of big and friendly volunteers’ team soon.
20
March
V Platonov Arts Festival visual art program
Yesterday, the visual art program of the V festival edition was announced by artistic director of Platonovfest Mikhail Bychkov at a press-conference, which took place at the Chamber theatre. This year Platonov Festival will present 8 exhibition projects, 3 of which will be held at a new venue – the building of a former print shop “Commune”. This will be the most extensive visual art program Platonov Festival has ever presented.
10
March
All the previous years’ Platonov Award laureates will take part in the 5th Platonov Arts Festival.
We have already reported our plans to invite all four Platonov Award laureates of the past festival editions. Today, when the festival program is almost formed, we are ready to give chapter and verse.
6
March
More than half of tickets sold!
A week ago Platonov Arts Festival-2015 ticket campaign started. Up to date about 60% of tickets’ total amount are sold!
2
March
Voronezh citizens show keen interest in upcoming Platonov Festival
February 27th booking to performances and concerts of Platonov Arts Festival-2015 started. Sales results of the past three days show that Voronezh citizens are interested in the festival program as never before and buy tickets more dynamic than previous years.
19
February
V Platonov Arts Festival music program
Today the artistic director of Platonovfest Mikhail Bychkov announced the music program of the 5th festival edition. As last year, it will contain two main sections: “Classical music” and “World music”, however there will be some surprises for the festival guests.
16
February
Platonov Festival 2015 Theatre Program
Four Russian premieres, a new genre in the festival palette -"contemporary circus", four performances based on Platonov works and CIS projects! Yesterday at a press-conference the Artistic Director of the festival Mikhail Bychkov announced the theatre program of the 5th International Platonov Arts Festival.
9
February
The finalists of the competition for the best design of Platonov Award commemorative token have been defined
On Saturday, February 7, the first meeting of the Platonov Award Council was held. The sketches for the best design projects for commemorative token were presented to the members of the Council.
5
February
Platonov Award in literature and art 2015 – 1st meeting of the Council
The first meeting of Platonov Award Council will be held on February, 7 in the Voronezh government.
16
January
The concert of Voronezh Academic Symphony Orchestra with Hungarian Soloists at the V Platonov Arts Festival
On 13 June, a concert of Hungarian musicians László Fenyö and Kristóf Baráti with the Voronezh Academic Symphony Orchestra will take place in the Philharmonic Hall within “Academic Music” program. It was reported that the busy schedule of VASO in June prevented the latter from participating in the festival. However, on negotiating the matter, the leaders of the orchestra, the philharmonic society and the arts forum came to an agreement, so the concert preparations are well under way.
14
January
Christmas Charity Evening in Voronezh
On 13 January, traditional Christmas charity evening took place in the Great Hall of the Voronezh region government. International Platonov Festival Directorate were in charge of the Evening concert program, Mikhail Bychkov being the director of the event.
16
December
Alexey Gordeev was announced the «Golden Mask» laureate
Yesterday The Union of Theatre Workers of the Russian Federation decided to award honorary «Golden Mask» special prizes. Among the winners - governor of Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev, who was awarded with such a prize for the «support of theatrical art in Russia».
1
December
Voronezh Youth Symphony Orchestra has turned 10 years old
Voronezh Youth Symphony Orchestra jubilee concert was held yesterday at the Voronezh Concert Hall. The orchestra, being the long standing creative partner and participant of Platonov Arts Festival, got the warmest congratulations from the festival team.
21
November
Platonov Arts Festival once again received the Luxury Music Lifestyle Award as the best «Cultural Event of the Year»
Platonov Arts Festival became the best «Cultural Event of the Year» for the second time - it has already been recognized as the best in this category in 2012.
6
October
Platonov Arts Festival website was awarded with «RIF-Voronezh» prize
Platonov Festival website has won in nomination «The best website in the sphere of state and society».
23
September
International Platonov conference
Today is the 1st working day of the VIII International Platonov conference, which is held in The Gorky Institute of World Literature (Moscow). Mikhail Bychkov, artistic director of Platonov Arts Festival, takes part in the conference together with scholars and bookmen.
19
September
Mikhail Bychkov is honored with Volkov Award
The ceremony of delivering the Award named after Fyodor Volkov was held today in Yaroslavl. This is one of the main cultural awards delivered by the Russian Federation government for the contribution to the development of theatrical art of Russia. Mikhail Bychkov, artistic director of both Voronezh Chamber Theatre and International Platonov Arts Festival, is one of the laureates.
16
September
Welcome the new Platonov Arts Festival venue – Voronezh Chamber Theatre moved to its own and totally new building
New venue has opened its doors for all theatre and art lovers in Voronezh – it is the new building of Voronezh Chamber Theatre, which will clearly host some of the 5th Platonov Arts Festival events in June 2015.
3
September
New Director of Platonov Arts Festival is announced
Lyubov Pristinskaya is taking the post of Platonov Festival Director from September, 5.
2
September
Read Platonov in German!
Within 2014/2015 Year of German language & literature in Russia and Russian language & literature in Germany, please welcome the German translation of Andrey Platonov’s play «Fools on the periphery» - «Die Dummköpfe von der Peripherie».
28
August
115 anniversary of Andrey Platonov’s birth
Today, August 28, marks the 115th anniversary of the birth of a remarkable writer, playwright, philosopher Andrey Platonov.
22
August
Mikhail Bychkov quits the post of Platonov Festival Director
Mikhail Bychkov, creator of the Festival, who's been combining responsibilities of Director and Artistic Director for the previous 4 editions of the cultural forum intends to quit Director post still keep the artistic leadership of the Festival.
20
August
V International Platonov Arts Festival
The dates of the 5th Platonov Festival edition are already determined.
23
June
Platonov Arts Festival social projects
Among dozens thousand people who have visited festival events were those who managed to attend performances and concerts by special invitations.
18
June
IV International Platonov Arts Festival results
Today the final press conference was held at the House of Journalists. Mikhail Bychkov has summarized the festival results and shared some statistics.
16
June
Platonov Festival art exhibitions continue to work!
Despite the fact that yesterday the IV International Platonov Arts Festival has been officially closed, all festival exhibitions continue to work.
15
June
Today the IV International Platonov Arts Festival has come to an end!
The closing ceremony of the IV Platonov Arts Festival has taken place today at the Opera and Ballet Theatre.
14
June
Platonov Award Ceremony Taken Place
Platonov Arts and Literature Award ceremony-2014 has taken place in the Spartak cinema today. Alexander Petrov, a renowned Russian animator, has become the holder of the award for conveying the wonderful and harmonious images of “the beautiful and fierce world”.
13
June
June, 13 – Day 9 of Platonov Festival
The Polish production "Planet LEM", open-air shows of PAVANA street theatre (The Netherlands) and Tall Brothers from Moscow, performance "14 Little Red Huts" in Chamber theatre, "Missing" of Gecko company (London) in Voronezh Concert Hall, Gogol Center production based on Bunin and the Festival Night in park "Alye Parusa".
13
June
Tonight All Platonov Festival Exhibitions Are Free!
Tonight is the traditional Festival night of Platonov Arts festival. Visiting any visual arts exhibitions is free till 1 a.m.
12
June
June, 12 – Day 8 of Platonov Festival
Today, on Russia’s Day, “Summer Dreams” parade of street theatres, one of the most anticipated free events of the festival program, has taken place. Five theatre companies took part in the march: PAVANA (The Netherlands), Tall Brothers (Moscow), Cardboardia (Moscow), DEREVO (Germany) and Teatr Biuro Podrozy (Poland). After the parade, which caused great excitement among the spectators, especially children, the actors gave performances in Soviet Square.
11
June
June, 11 – Day 7 of Platonov Arts Festival
On 11 June, the 7th day of Platonov Arts festival, one of the most anticipated concerts was held in the Philharmonic Hall – the performance by the violinist Vadim Repin, pianist Maria Meerovitch and trumpeter Sergei Nakariakov.
10
June
June, 10 – Day 6 of Platonov Arts Festival
Rokia Traore fisrt gig in Russia, Daniil Trifonov recital, performances "Untitled" and "Russian Cosmos", open-air concert of Voronezh bands on Soviet Square.
10
June
20 Thousand Tickets to Platonov Arts Festival Events Sold!
The festival is half way through, but Voronezh residents still stand a chance of seeing and hearing a lot!
10
June
Russell Maliphant and dancers of "Still Current" will talk to audience and journalists
On 11 June straight after the “Still Current” performance at the Opera and Ballet Theatre there will be a creative meeting with one of the most remarkable contemporary choreographers Russell Maliphant and the actors of his theatre company - Dickson Mbi, Thomasin Gülgeç and Carys Staton. The spectators and journalists are welcome to the meeting.
9
June
June, 9 – Day 5 of Platonov Festival
Final day of Comedia Dell'Arte Laboratory, Russian premiere of performance "Untitled", "Islands" and "Woyzeck", concert of Dr.L.Subramaniam & Loyko, photo master-class of Dmitry Brickman.
9
June
Platonov Festival Press-Conferences Broadcast On-Line
From today on, on-line broadcasts of Platonov Festival press-conferences can be accessed on youtube.
8
June
June, 8 – Day 4 of Platonov Festival
Book fair and literary events, opening of the 2 exhibitions, Alexander Knyazev played Mayakovsky’s and Schumann’s Cello Concertos, Filippenko's "Platonov Night", Nadj's "Woyzeck" and Adasinskiy's "Islands", Mostar Sevdah Reunion's open-air gig and Haiti Party starring Marlene Dorcena in the park “Alye Parusa”.
7
June
June, 7 – Day 3 of Platonov Festival
The third day of Platonov Arts Festival was one of the most eventful and intense.
6
June
June, 6 – Day 2 of Platonov Festival
First days of the Book Fair and Commedia Dell’Arte Laboratory, José María Gallardo del Rey concert, street show “Duo for a dancer and an excavator”, performances “The Good Person of Szechwan” and “Krapp's Last Tape”, opening of the Russian avant-guarde art exhibition.
6
June
More than 7 thousand people have seen “Transports Exceptionnels. Duo for a dancer and an excavator” at the IV International Platonov Arts Festival!
For two days more than 7,000 people enjoyed the show from France “Transports Exceptionnels. Duo for a dancer and an excavator”, which marked the opening of Platonov Festival 4th edition.
5
June
June, 6 – Day 1 of Platonov Festival
The 4th Platonov Festival opening has taken place on Soviet Square at 6 p.m. Despite the heat, more than 2 thousand people have come to witness this event.
5
June
Alexander Knyazev, one of the best cellists of Russia, to substitute for Mario Brunello on concert on June, 8
On 8 June, 18:00 Alexander Kniazev, one of the renowned cellists of Russia, will take part in the concert at the Philharmonic Hall instead of Mario Brunello.
3
June
The first Platonov Festival press-conference has taken place
Today the first Platonov Arts festival press-conference has taken place in the House of Journalists. Mikhail Bychkov, the head and artistic director of the festival, spoke about the free events program and the Platonov Award ceremony format.
26
May
Josef Nadj's workshop
Josef Nadj’s workshop will be held on June 9 from 12:00 till 14:00 at the dance studio of Voronezh state theatre of opera and ballet. Devoted to the MOVEMENT IN DRAMA the workshop welcomes both professional dancers and actors and students of Voronezh Academy of Arts theatre faculty and Voronezh choreographic college.
22
May
Master class by the Israeli Photographer Dmitry Briсkman
We start accepting applications for participation in the art lab of the famous Israeli photographer Dmitry Briсkman.
21
May
MIKHAIL BYCHKOV: You can still get some tickets to the IV Platonov Arts Festival.
There are two weeks left before the Festival starts. According to early reports, around 15 thousand tickets have already been sold, which is only 75%, so it is still quite possible to get tickets to some of the events!
19
May
More than 40 readers will take part in the reading marathon
Just one week left before closing the deadline to apply for the reading marathon. Over 60 people will read Platonov’s “Juvenile sea” from 12.00 till 14.00 on the 7th of June, at the Soviet Square’s open stage.
18
May
LAUREAT OF “PLATONOV AWARD IN LITERATURE AND ART” 2014 ANNOUNCED!
On May 17th the Governor of the Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev held the final meeting of the “Platonov Award in Literature and Art” Council.
10
May
«AVIA» AT PLATONOV FESTIVAL AFTER-PARTY
Platonov festival has started selling tickets for a hilarious informal after-party, which will take place in BARak O’Mama café-bar on 15 June.
8
May
Andrey Platonov at the front
On the eve of the Victory Day we remember Andrey Platonov, after whom our arts festival is named. He was not only an outstanding Russian writer, but also a war correspondent, a captain of the Soviet Army.
6
May
Platonov Arts Festival BOOK FAIR will be opened on June 6th at 5 p.m. at the Soviet square
This is the major event within the LITERATURE festival program. The book fair will work until June 8th, during 3 days Voronezh citizens and guests of the city will have the chance to buy books of the Russian independent publishing houses at exceptionally low prices.
30
April
New performance in festival program!
Tickets for one of the most famous performances of the Theatre PRAKTIKA are on sale! Performance “Illusions” is the one from the period of Ivan VYRYPAEV’s presence in the theatre troupe...
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April
Artists of Piccolo Teatro di Milano lead commedia dell'arte workshop in Voronezh
Commedia dell’arte - is a form of traditional Italian masked comedy. The workshop on this genre will take place in Voronezh from the 6th to the 9th of June. Workshop masters – the leading actors of the famous Milano theatre Enrico Bonavera and Giorgio Bongiovanni - invite artists of Voronezh theatres and students of Voronezh State Academy of Arts to take part in their class.
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April
Tickets for Marlene Dorcena concert and the Festival Night are now on sale!
From today tickets for 2 open air festival events at the park “Alye Parusa“ are now on sale!
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April
Platonov Arts Festival Board of Trustees and Organizing Committee meetings
As the Festival comes closer - new members join the Platonov Arts Festival Board of Trustees and administrative establishments of Voronezh region recieve tasks for improving the city infrastructure.
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April
Platonov Arts Festival will “sound” at Radio “Orpheus”
Millions of listeners in Europe and the whole world will have a chance to listen to the concerts of the 4th Platonov Arts Festival! It will become real with Radio “Orpheus” – the new creative partner of the Festival. “Orpheus” is a state radio station broadcasting classical music not only in Russia but also abroad.
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April
Director of Platonov Arts Festival in his interview to RIA VORONEZH told how theatre brings up citizens
We met with Mikhail Bychkov in Platonov Arts Festival directorate. Now he spends there much more time than in Сhamber theatre, as far as at the present moment the Festival preparation process is at one of the most difficult stages.
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March
Platonov Arts Festival exhibition program is announced
Press conference devoted to the exhibition program of the 4th Platonov festival edition was announced yesterday on the 25th of March. Festival director Mikhail Bychkov together with few festival exhibitions curators such as the deputy director of Voronezh Regional Art Museum named after I.N. Kramskoy Olga Ryabchikova and Gallery H.L.A.M. director Alexey Gorbunov shared what art projects and exhibitions Voronezh citizens can attend in June 2014.
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March
Tickets for performance ‘Planet LEM’ go on sale
Tickets for the performance of the most interesting outdoor theatre in Poland, Teatr Biuro Podróży, go on sale. ‘Planet LEM’ is the production inspired by the writings of outstanding futurologist Stanislaw Lem. It’ll be shown on the stage of Event-Hall. Tickets are available online at http://platonovfest.com/ or TicketOK.ru.
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March
50% of all tickets have been sold out!
Ticket sales for the 4th Platonov Festival edition were launched a week ago and half of all tickets have already been sold out by now!
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February
Platonov festival ticket campaign sets records
More than 30% of all tickets for the 4th Platonov Festival shows are sold for just 3 days!
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February
Morcheeba’s gig in Voronezh
The legendary British band Morcheeba visited Voronezh on the 26th of February. The concert marked the launch of the IV International Platonov Arts Festival ticket campaign.
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February
Platonov Arts Festival volunteers: interpreters – acquaintance and training
On 15 February the preparatory meeting of Platonov Arts Festival volunteers took place in the festival office. It was devoted to interpreters work on the festival.
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February
Theatre program of Platonov Arts Festival 2014 is announced
On February, 11th, artistic director of the festival Mikhail Bychkov announced the theatre program of the forthcoming festival edition.
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January
Platonov Award 2014 short-list is formed
Five celebrities of contemporary art are included into the short-list of Platonov Award in Literature and Art 2014.
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January
First step toward modern theatre
One of the most respected theatre critics of Russia, the editor-in-chief of the magazine “Theatre”, art-director of the festival “New European Theatre (NET)” Marina DAVYDOVA leads the seminar “How shall we understand the modern theatre”. It is planned like a set of seminars and the first meeting took place in the House of Journalists on the 24th and 25th of January 2014.
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January
International centre LINGVIST became partner of IV Platonov Arts Festival
The specialists of the Centre will translate documentation and literary texts, and also will accompany foreign guests during the festival.
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January
Invitation for cooperation in 2014
Platonov Arts Festival appreciates a lot the support given by sponsors and partners of the Festival. Their contribution to the festival development has always been the essential part of the festival budget. Again, we kindly propose opportunities for future cooperation to the companies we already know and as well is open for new contacts.
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January
Platonov Festival plans a set of meetings with volunteers
The first meeting with volunteers took place in the festival office on the 11th of January 2014. Here met both volunteers of previous yeas and new candidates. Stories of the experienced volunteers were full of emotions and a bit nostalgic...
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December
Marina Davydova workshop: Modern Theatre – How Shall We Understand it?
Writing articles about artistic events? Composing news about theatre performances? Planning to inform in your media about Platonov Art Festival?
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December
The 4th Platonov Arts Festival ticket campaign starts with the special and bright event – Platonovfest Pre-Party, the core of which will be the gig of the world famous British band MORCHEEBA
February 26th kicks off the sweeping Platonov Arts Festival ticket campaign: this day will go on sale 20 000 tickets for concerts, performances and other events of Platonovfest 2014!
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December
World music will be the part of the IV Platonov Arts Festival musical program
Director of the Platonov Art Festival announced a new facet of the musical program on the press-conference on the 19th of December
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December
Classical musical program of the 4th Platonov Arts Festival is announced
Platonov Festival Director Mikhail Bychkov presented for the Media the classical musical events of the Platonovfest-2014 musical program at the press-conference on the 19th of December 2013.
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March
Choreographer of the "Vladimir Vasiliev Workshop" Dmitry Zalessky met with the artists of the Voronezh Opera and Ballet Theatre
The director of the Theatre of Modern Choreography D.O.Z.SK.I Dmitry Zalessky came to Voronezh and shared his thoughts about the future ballet performance.
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February
The night of contemporary dance «Vladimir Vasiliev Workshop» will become a special project of the festival
The workshop will unite a new generation of choreographers in Russia and former Soviet Union: Radu Poklitaru (Kiev), Elena Bogdanovich (Moscow), Vera Arbuzova (St. Petersburg), Yuri Smekalov (St. Petersburg), Arina Panfilova (Perm), Dmitry Zaleski (Minsk).
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February
Ministry of Culture of Russia will support Platonov festival
The funds will be transferred to the Platonov festival under the federal target program "Culture of Russia (2012-2018)".
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February
«Babushki» will come at the Platonov festival
The show “Babushki” of the Moscow theatre «Praktika» will become the part of the festival program of actual art.
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February
Mikhailovsky Theatre will present ballets by Nacho Duato at the 3d Platonov Festival
On June 10th and 11th the celebrated dance troupe will demonstrate three one-act ballets by Nacho Duato: «Nunc Dimittis», «Without Words» and «Duende» on the stage of the Voronezh State Opera and Ballet Theatre.
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January
“Platonov Award in Literature and Art” has defined five nominees
On January 28th the Governor of the Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev held the first meeting of the “Platonov Award in Literature and Art” Council.
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December
Ogoniok about Platonov festival
The article by Natalya Ivanova, the first deputy editor of the “Znamya” magazine and the guest of the Festival Book Fair 2012, was published yesterday in the special issue of Ogoniok magazine.
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December
Andrey Platonov’s «Personаl File» will be presented at the festival
The book will contain photographs and documents of the Platonov’s Voronezh period (1899 - 1926) and it will be connected with a large-scale exhibition project of the same name. The Platonov festival will organize it in conjunction with the Moscow Polytechnical Museum - one of the largest science museums in the world.
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December
The central event of the festival visual program in 2013 will be the exhibition of Pavel Kuznetsov
The Saratov Radishchev Art Museum will provide about 60 paintings for the festival exhibition. And the works of this famous Russian painter will be exhibited in such volume for the first time.
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November
The first events of the Platonovfest-2013 are announced!
The main musical events and some performances of the theatre program of the Platonovfest-2013 were announced for the Media
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November
Platonov Arts Festival announces the main musical events of the Platonovfest-2013!
The first Platonov Festival-2013 press-conference will take place in the Festival office on November, 29.
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November
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October
The photo-exhibition of the second Platonov Arts Festival was opened on October, 10th
Faces of the audience and famous guests, scenes from the performances are depicted on the photos. The masters at work, and people watching at masters at work: Rezo Gabriadze, Lev Dodin, Jan Klata, Irina Zatulovskaya, Sergei Makovetsky, Hong Xu... You can also look behind the scenes and see the festival preparation or the excitement of the participants.
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September
The Platonov Arts Festival photo-exhibition will be opened soon
Works of Voronezh photographers who took pictures of the main cultural event of this summer will be presented at the exhibition. The authors of the best photos will get prizes.
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September
Platonov Festival website continues to improve
Updates on the website of the Platonov Arts Festival will interest visitors.
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August
Today marks 113 years since the birth of Andrey Platonov
August 28, 1899 in Yamskaya Sloboda, a suburb of Voronezh, the great Russian writer Andrey Platonov was born. He gave the name to Platonov Arts Festival
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August
Platonov Arts Festival Directorate announces the photo contest dedicated to the Second Platonov Festival
As it was the last year, the participation in the contest is open to professional photographers and amateurs who took photos of the Festival events – performances, concerts, exhibitions, press conferences, literary events and just highlights of the Fest
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July
The photo gallery-2012 section is now available at the Platonov Festival web-page!
The best Voronezh photographers’ works that illustrate events of the second Platonov Festival are being collected in our gallery.
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June
The Head of the Festival resumed the results at the press conference
The Second International Platonov Arts Festival involved more than 25,000 people and presented Voronezh as a friendly and cultural city.
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June
Platonov Arts Festival was solemnly closed
The Head of the Festival Mikhail Bychkov heartily thanked everyone who helped to organize such a large-scale forum of art.
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June
"The Battle of Stalingrad" had become the triumphant final of the Platonov Arts Festival
The dazed audience encored the actors of the Tbilisi Marionette Theatre and the creator of the legendary performance Rezo Gabriadze many times.
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June
Rezo Gabriadze: "I consider myself a painter"
Rezo Gabriadze, writer, artist, director, playwright, puppeteer, author of the script for more than 30 films and the founder of the Marionette Theatre in Tbilisi
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June
The headliners of the Festival Night are used to play under the rain
Groups have never heard of each other and have not performed at concerts together. The Platonov Arts Festival gave them such an opportunity.
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June
«Autumn of My Springtime» by Tbilisi Marionette Theatre was performed in the Chamber Theatre
"Autumn of my springtime" was shown to viewers in many countries. Finally, Boris flew to Voronezh.
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June
In the press conference of the Moscow Vakhtangov Theatre participated all the actors of «Uncle Vanya»
"Uncle Vanya" became a great pleasure not only for Voronezh audience, but for the actors as well
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June
Translation Workshop was held in the conference hall of the main building of the Voronezh State University
- The problem of translation of Platonov will not be resolved at this conference, but we can help to promote the heritage of our ingenious countryman, - Mikhail Bychkov marked.
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June
CasalQuartett made its debut in Russia at the Platonov Festival
The concert was unusual and very exciting for the musicians of CasalQuartett.
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June
The opening of Platonov Club was held in «Petrovsky» book club
The members of the "Translation workshop", the members of the literary community and journalists attended the first meeting of the club.
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June
The concert of sacred music by the Boys Choir was held in the Blagoveshchensky Cathedral
Boys Choir of St. Petersburg Choir College named after M.I. Glinka perfomed a program consisting of spiritual chants and works of Russian composers.
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June
The most exotic performance of the Festival and its director Jan Klata aroused a great interest of viewers
The play of the Polski Theatre in Wroclaw "A Piece on Mother and the Faherland" was performed twice on the Festival.
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June
Zahar Prilepin met with the Voronezh readers
The arrival of Zahar Prilepin to Voronezh caused considerable interest.
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June
The press conference with the authors of the "Happiness" from Ukraine and the musical duet from Japan was held in the Petrovsky Book club
Alexander Kryzhanovsky, the artistic director of the New Drama Theatre on Pechersk from Kiev, the director of the "Happiness" Andrey Bilous, as well as Sayaka Syodzi and Yu Kosuge, the musicians from Japan, participated in the press conference
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June
The first festival exhibitions started on June 8
Three Festival exhibitions - Different Art, Platonov in the graphic arts and Stars between Heaven and Earth - has opened in the Kramskoy’s Art museum.
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June
Vera Safonova became the winner of the Poetry slam
The most talented and extraordinary Voronezh poets have been struggled for a spectator’s recognition and a desired prize, such as an invitation to the third All-Russia poetic slam in Perm.
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June
Platonov festival was solemnly opened in Voronezh
The Governor of the Voronezh Region Alexey Gordeev announced the Festival opened and said that the Platonov Arts Festival has become a good tradition and the main cultural event as well.
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June
Poetry Slam will be the part of the Platonov Festival
Poetry slam – Poet Battle will be held in the framework of Platonov Festival Book Fair, organized by the Festival Directorate in cooperation with the Book club «Petrovsky» on June 8, 2012 in Voronezh.
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May
The famous Russian director Lev Dodin has become the laureate of Platonov Prize 2012!
The award was given for the preservation of the traditions of Russian repertory theatre and outstanding performances in recent years
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May
The festival night will come on June 15
A lot of unique and unforgettable events will happen at night from 15 to 16 June in Voronezh.
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May
"Automatic poems" by Boris Poplavsky will be presented at the Festival by the actor Boris Alexeev
The literary Festival project will reveal the name of Boris Poplavsky, a prominent avant-garde poet and novelist of Russian emigration, "the prince of the kingdom Montparnasse".
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April
GERMAN-RUSSIAN TRANSLATION WORKSHOP WILL BE THE NEW PROJECT OF THE LITERARY FESTIVAL PROGRAM
The Workshop is organized by the Festival Directorate, the Department of Translation Theory and Intercultural Communication of VSU and internet project NEW RUSSIAN CULTURE IN TRANSLATION.
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April
Poetry open air «The Sea of Youth» will be held in the park «Alye Parusa»
The mood of the meeting can be described by the words of A. Platonov: «It’s a strange world - cheerful and barefoot...»
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April
Platonov’s characters in the etchings by Dmitry Kondratyev
Dmitry Kondratyev will be the fifth artist whose illustrations will be included in the festival exhibition «Platonov in the graphic arts».
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April
Unique illustrations by Mikhail Verholantsev will be included in the Festival exhibition «Platonov in the graphic arts»
Works by the Honored Artist of Russia, Corresponding Member of Russian Academy of Arts Mikhail Verholantsev will be included in the exposition «Platonov in the graphic arts» which will be held in the Museum named after Kramskoy.
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April
Bronze and wooden sculptures by Lazar Gadaev will be presented on the Festival exhibition
The artistʼs originality is rooted in the nature and culture, ancient legends and poetry of his native Ossetia. «We should look at the sculptures of Lazar Gadaev with the help of our fingers – as a blind» - says famous Russian animator Yuri Norstein
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April
Two additional performances will be showed on the Festival
Due to numerous requests from viewers of the Platonov Festival two performances will be added to the program.
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April
RIVER OF TIME by Irina Zatulovskaya will be the part of the Festival program of visual art
Zatulovskaya’s Festival project RIVER OF TIME will consist of paintings and graphic works, previously written and created especially for the Platonov Festival. The project will also include a presentation of the book for children.
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April
«Platonov in the graphic arts» will be the part of the Festival visual program
The exhibition «Platonov in the graphic arts» will open June 8, 2012 in the Museum named after Kramskoy. There will be presented graphic works of contemporary Platonov’s illustrators - Kirill Sokolov, Alexander Antonov, Nikolay Popov.
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March
Preparation for the festival is in its final stage
It is 2 and a half months before the opening of the second Platonov Festival. Preparation for this cultural event is now in its final stage.
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March
Actual art - to the masses!
Irony is in the fact that the most passive part of the festival audience is youth. And the events of the program of actual art designed for advanced audience don’t attract much attention.
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February
2500 tickets of the second Platonov festival have been already sold!
2500 tickets of the second Platonov festival have been already sold – it’s about 20 % of the total. Tickets for music events are on high demand now because they went on sale later.
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February
The first tickets to the musical events of the Platonov Arts Festival are on sale
February 24, ticket sale to the concerts of Japanese duet Sayaka Shoji (violin) and Yu Kosuge (piano), pianist Bojan Gorishek (Slovenia) and Swiss ensembles CasalQuartett and Chamber Orchestra CHAARTS have started.
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February
1000 tickets to the Platonov Arts Festival have been sold!
February 21, 1000 tickets to the Platonov Arts Festival have been sold. The thousandth was a ticket for a solo performance «GO!» by Polina Borisova, France.
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February
The estival exhibition «Ruins of Utopia» was nominated for the VII All-Russian contemporary visual art prize INNOVATION
The exhibition of the first Platonov Festival «Ruins of Utopia» became one of the finalists of the VII All-Russian contemporary visual art prize INNOVATION. The project is among the top five «Regional projects of contemporary art».
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February
Tickets for performances and concerts of Platonov Arts Festival are on sale
Ticket sale for concerts and performances of the second Platonov Art Festival has started.
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January
“Platonov Award in Literature and Art” has defined six nominees
On January 27 the Governor of the Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev held the first meeting of the “Platonov Award in Literature and Art” Council.
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January
Vladimir Verbitsky about the second Platonov festival
Vladimir Verbitsky, People's Artist of Russia, the conductor of the Voronezh Academic Symphony Orchestra shared his opinion about the program of the second Platonov festival.
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January
The Platonov Festival Board of Trustees discussed the program and the budget of the festival
The Governor of Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev held a meeting of the Platonov Festival Board of Trustees on January, 20th. The Board discussed the program and the budget of the main cultural event of the region.
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January
Theatre and music programs of the Second International Platonov Festival are announced
The Second International Platonov Festival of Arts will take place in Voronezh, from 08th till 17th June 2012. Although this year festival will be shorter, its program promises to be rather diverse and includes 30 performances and concerts.
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December
The program of the second Platonov Festival will be announced on January, 17th
Theatre and music programs of the second International Platonov Festival will be announced on January, 17th at the press conference in the Festival Directorate.
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December
Exhibitions "Andrey Platonov" and "Osip Mandelstam in Voronezh" opened in the Voronezh Regional Museum of Literature
Exhibitions "Andrey Platonov" and "Osip Mandelstam in Voronezh" opened on December 16th in the Voronezh Regional Museum of Literature named after Nikitin.
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December
Platonov Festival Supervisory Board considered the 1st International Platonov Festival successful
The meeting of the Platonov Festival Supervisory Board took place on November 29th at Teatralnaya Street, 30.
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November
Platonov festival congratulates the member of the “Platonov award in literature and art” Council Olga Sedakova with the International award “Dante Alighieri”
Poet, novelist, translator, Doctor of Theology, the winner of the world's literary awards Olga Sedakova became the first laureate of the international literary award “DANTE ALIGHIERI”, established by the famous Italian cultural center LAURENTUM
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November
New stories by the first laureate of the Platonov Award Boris Ekimov have been published in Voronezh magazine “Podjom”
The cycle of new stories by Boris Ekimov “Before the snow” have been published in October issue of “Podjom” - one of the oldest Russian literary and art magazine, that has been published in Voronezh since 1931.
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November
Welcome to the new sections of the Platonov festival website!
Two new sections have opened on the International Platonov Festival website
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October
Photo exhibition of the Platonov festival moved to the Voronezh Academic Drama Theatre
Travelling of the Platonov festival exhibition continues. October, 27 thirty works of twelve Voronezh photographers took place on the second floor of Voronezh Academic Drama Theatre
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October
Wooden sculptures by Sergey Gorshkov settled for winter in Platonov Festival office
Sculptures made by famous Voronezh artist Sergey Gorshkov has settled in the International Platonov Festival Directorate
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October
“PHOTO GALLERY” has opened on a site of the International Platonov festival
New section “PHOTO GALLERY” has opened on a site of the International Platonov festival www.platonovfest.com. The most interesting photos of the festival are presented there.
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September
The photo-contest dedicated to the 1st International Platonov Festival is completed
The photo-contest dedicated to the 1st International Platonov Festival is completed
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September
Voronezh Chamber theatre presented its new performance of Andrey Platonov's play «Fools on the Periphery»
Voronezh Chamber theatre presented its new performance of Andrey Platonov's play «Fools on the Periphery»
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September
Eight volumes of works by Andrey Platonov - the “Book of the Year-2011”
Eight volumes of works by Andrey Platonov - the “Book of the Year-2011”
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September
The International Platonov festival invites to the photo-exhibition dedicated to the first Platonov festival
The International Platonov festival invites to the photo-exhibition dedicated to the first Platonov festival
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August
On August, 28 we celebrated 112 years from the day of Andrey Platonov's birth
On August, 28 we celebrated 112 years from the day of Andrey Platonov's birth
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June
The first International Platonov Festival is closed
The first International Platonov Festival is closed
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June
Alexey Varlamov met with readers at the Voronezh library named after Platonov
Alexey Varlamov met with readers at the Voronezh library named after Platonov
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June
"Masterpieces of the Modern Choreography" gained a tremendous success.
"Masterpieces of the Modern Choreography" gained a tremendous success.
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June
The first Platonov Аward in Literature and Arts was given to Boris Ekimov
The first Platonov Аward in Literature and Arts was given to Boris Ekimov
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June
Viktor Tretyakov in Voronezh - 20 years have passed since his last visit!
Viktor Tretyakov in Voronezh - 20 years have passed since his last visit!
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June
Gidon Kremer has shared his thoughts about music and festival with the press
Gidon Kremer has shared his thoughts about music and festival with the press
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June
15000 tickets have been sold!
15000 tickets have been sold!
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June
Svetlana Filippova has shown the "coffee-on-glass" technique for the Voronezh audience.
Svetlana Filippova has shown the "coffee-on-glass" technique for the Voronezh audience.
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June
Platonov readings closed in Voronezh
Platonov readings closed in Voronezh
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June
Irina Pegova and her colleagues confessed their love to Platonov
Irina Pegova and her colleagues confessed their love to Platonov
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June
Philippe Genty’s Company performed on Voronezh stage
Philippe Genty’s Company performed on Voronezh stage
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June
Platonov readings opened in Voronezh
Platonov readings opened in Voronezh
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June
Performance "Sonia" turned out to be unusually deep and touching
Performance "Sonia" turned out to be unusually deep and touching
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June
Iwona Sobotka - triumphator of Platonov festival
Iwona Sobotka - triumphator of Platonov festival
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June
The exhibition of wooden sculpture by Emile Kapelyush opened
The exhibition of wooden sculpture by Emile Kapelyush opened
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June
4th June - the opening day of the First International Platonov Festival has come.
International Platonov Festival was solemnly opened.
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May
More than 8,000 tickets have been sold!
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May
The Governor of Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev visited International Platonov Festival Directorate on May, 17.
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May
The remarkable violinist and conductor Gidon Kremer sent his greetings to the coming International Platonov Festival. Maestro marked he’s glad to have the opportunity to come to Voronezh, and he’s looking forward to meet with Voronezh audience.
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May
The exhibition from the collections of the State Tretyakov Gallery will present 13 works of nine great Russian artists - contemporaries of Andrey Platonov in Voronezh Regional Art Museum named after Kramskoy. Voronezh citizens and guests of the festival w
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March
The outstanding cellist David Geringas and Voronezh Academic Symphony Orchestra will give a unique concert under the stars. The immortal creations of the geniuses of world music will be performed at the walls of the famous Ramonsky castle on June 7.