Cultural program

Культурная программа в российском павильоне на ЭКСПО-2017

At the Astana EXPO, Russia will have the opportunity to introduce exhibition visitors to its cultural diversity by organizing cultural and educational events showcasing our national art. Groups and individual performers from different Russian regions will present both classical and modern pieces to EXPO visitors.

June 08 June 10 - September 10 June 10 - June 14
June 08
Festival of cultures of the SCO countries
June 10 - September 10
ART and educational activities in the ART Center
June 10
Solemn opening of the pavilion of the Russian Federation at the international specialized exhibition "EXPO-2017"
June 10-14
Show "Symphony of the Great Steppe"
June 12 June 15 - June 25 June 24
The opening of the festival of culture of Russian regions and exposure of the Republic of Tatarstan in the pavilion of the Russian Federation June 15-25
The 10th Jubilee International Youth Competition named after P.I. Tchaikovsky
June 24
Misha and Lily Mayski
June 25
Kuss Quartet and Mischa Maisky
July 24
Concert by prize-winners of the X Anniversary International Youth P.I. Tchaikovsky Competition
June 30 - July 01 July 01 - September 10 July 01
June 30
Concerts by Volga Folk Band ensemble and Bala Like duo
July 01 - September 10
International exhibition of original artifacts "Scythian Gold"
July 01
Bi-2 and Mumiy Troll
July 1
Concerts by Volga Folk Band ensemble and Bala Like duo
July 03 - September 20 July 07 July 08
July 03 - September 20
Exhibition of armour from the collections of the state Hermitage Museum
July 07
Tour of the State Academic Mariinsky Theater "Evening of one-act ballets"
July 08
Black Star Mafia
July 13 July 15 July 28 - July 30
July 13
Concert of musical television channel MTV
July 15
Igor Butman and Moscow jazz orchestra
July 28-30
Comedy Club Festival "Energy of Humor"
August 05 August 06 August 14 - August 19
August 05
Concert of Polina Gagarina and Yegor Creed
August 06
Boris Eifman Ballet Theater Ballet "Rodin" ballet
August 14-19
Musical of the group "A'studio" "The power of music"
September 08 September 10
September 08
National Day of the Russian Federation at EXPO
September 10
Solemn closing ceremony of EXPO

We invite performers to participate in the main event of 2017!

A long-awaited international event, the International Specialized Exhibition EXPO-2017 will open its doors in Astana very soon. Russia will actively participate. For instance, the Russian cultural programme will present a set of bright and memorable performances to embrace russian culture and traditions of hospitality. The event will start its work on June 10 with solemn opening ceremony of the pavilion. There will be real traditional festivals with interactive outdoor activities with the participation of Russian folk musicians, with traditional russian sweets and people dressed in nationals costumes, master classes and souvenirs are also provided.

The festival of Russian regions’ culture will be held during the entire period of the exhibition.
Individual performers and groups from different Russian regions, from Chukotka to Kaliningrad region will participate in it.

The culmination of this cultural program is the celebration of Russia Day  (June 8) at EXPO with the participation of the official guests. The festival program includes the performances of music and dancing groups, modern and classic. The festival is a good chance for the guests  to get to know the diversity of national achievements in culture.

You can become a part of the Russian pavilion cultural program and represent our country at the international event. This is a great opportunity for musical and dance groups to share their work and achievements with viewers from different countries.

Details of participation in the cultural program will be discussed on a case-by-case basis with prospective participants.

Please, send your portfolios to the Organizing Committee.

Contact Information:
Russia at EXPO-2017 Cultural Program Director
Karina Afanasyeva



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