Lviv Society

Lviv Today ‘Lion Awards’ 2019: Ukraine International Promotion: AIDA INSO

Issue 130, January 2020.
When Verdi’s Opera Aida re-emerged after a 22-year absence at a gala event at the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut in Luxor, Egypt this year, it was the INSO-Lviv Academic Symphony Orchestra that provided the soundtrack

Lviv Today ‘Lion Awards’ 2019: VIP Guest of the Year: Tom Cruise

Issue 130, January 2020.
We look back at the people, places, and biggest moments that made 2019 an exciting and record-breaking year in Lviv.

Malskyy Family Foundation Charity Gala Dinner

Issue 129, December 2019.
On November 29th Lviv’s Bankhotel played host for the charity evening organized by Dr. Andriana Malska, inspirer and founder of the “Malskyy Family Foundation”. The event featured presentation of educational project of newly created foundation, all set to support internship program of medical students, members of local branch of UMSA (Ukrainian Medical Students’ Association) abroad.

Lviv Honourary Ambassadors 2019 – 2021

Issue 129, December 2019.
Lviv’s state-of-the-art D. Halytskyi International Airport hosted the 5th gala event for Lviv’s newest Honourary Ambassadors. Since 2015, the Lviv Convention Bureau has selected Leopolitans to become Lviv Honourary Ambassadors.

‘Win With the Lion!’ Tourism Forum

Issue 129, December 2019.
Lviv’s thriving D. Halytskyi International Airport hosted the ‘Win With the Lion!’ tourism forum last month. Created as a local event in 2009 by a group of enthusiasts passionate about the smart growth of tourism and hospitality in Lviv, ‘Win With the Lion!’ has become one of Ukraine’s most dynamic tourism business platforms.

‘Under the High Castle’ Polish Film Festival

Issue 129, December 2019.
The ‘Under the High Castle’ Polish film festival was held in Lviv and Ivano-Frankivsk last month. Organised by the Polish Consulate in Lviv and the Polish Institute of Cinematic Art, the event showcased over 20 films and had a number of supporting events, including panel discussions, cinema history lessons, exhibitions, and concerts. Leopolitan film fans and guests of the city were treated to modern Polish gems like Marek Koterski’s comedy ‘7 Uczuc’ (7 Emotions), Filip Bajon’s romantic drama ‘Kamerdyner’, and Tomasz Konecki’s charming summer-holiday-vibe story ‘Cale Szczescie’ (Their Lucky Stars).