Upcoming Lviv

Concert of the world famous Georgian National Ballet "Sukhishvili

Issue 43, February 2012.
Ballet dancers of the Georgian National Ballet "Sukhishvili" will perform at Lviv’s Opera and ballet theatre on March 03rd, 2012. The origins of the Georgian-style of ballet derive from traditional time-honoured folk dancing with performers swooping in the air and pirouetting on tip-toe.

7 days with Marilyn

Issue 43, February 2012.
A British biographical film “MY WEEK WITH MARILYN” directed by Simon Curtis and written by Adrian Hodges will be shown at Lviv’s Art Palace conference hall during February 17th -23rd, 2012.

Leopolitan ladies beauty contest

Issue 43, February 2012.
On March 14th, at the Lviv Opera and Ballet Theatre (Svobody av 28) the final stage of the "Miss Lviv 2012" beauty contest will take place.

Oleg Menshikov’s One Man Show

Issue 43, February 2012.
Famous Russian theatre and cinema actor Oleg Menshikov (Burnt by the Sun, 1994, The Barber of Siberia, 1998, Doctor Zhivago, 2006) will perform a one man show on stage. Menshikov,born in 1960, has won an impressive array of awards for his achievements on stage both in cinema and theatre.

Festival of French Movies

Issue 43, February 2012.
Starting on January 26th, 2012, Ukrainian cinema theatres will screen the most outstanding French films of 2011. The festival 'French Cinema Nights' will feature the films, The Quartier Lointain, Mon pire cauchemar, Tomboy, and 17 filles, among others.

Legendary “DDT” with solo concert at Lviv Opera and Ballet Theatre, (28, Svobody ave.)

Issue 43, February 2012.
On the 1stof March 2012, Yury Shevchuk, arguably Russia’s most popular rock musician who is known for his political dissent will showcase his new album in Lviv. The 54-year-old musician was born in the Magadan Oblast and lived in Ufa from 1970 to 1985 before moving to Leningrad as St. Petersburg was then known. Having formed the original DDT which previously enjoyed some popularity with rock fans in the early 80s while using self recorded tapes, he reformed the group in Ufa with new members in 1986.

NEW EXHIBITION AT SALO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

Issue 42, January 2012.
from 1 February, Salo, (6-8 Svobody Av.), starts at 19.00 Throughout February, Lviv’s museum-restaurant “Salo” will host a national Ukrainian art-cultural project “ZHLOB.

THE VYO NEW ALBUM “Є?” LAUNCH

Issue 42, January 2012.
3 February, Picasso club ( 88, Zelena str.), begins at 20.00 On 3 February Lviv’s “Picasso” club will host a concert launching the new album “Є?” by The VYO, Ukraine’s best-known reggae ensemble

LEGENDARY “LADY MILES OF EUROPE”, SASKIA LAROO AT “PICASSO JAZZ HALL” February 16, Picasso Club ( 88 Zelena Str.), begins at 19.00

Issue 42, January 2012.
On February 16, Lviv’s club - “Picasso Jazz Hall” is hosting a concert by world’s leading trumpet player Saskia Laroo, who will, together with her jazz band, present a musical masterpiece to Leopolitan jazz fans.

YURI BASHMET AND Viktor Tretiakov in concert tributing Oleksandr Slobolyanik, 21 January, Lviv Philharmonic Theatre, (7 Chaykovskogo Str.), starts at 18.00

Issue 42, January 2012.
Oleksandr Slobodyanik, the Lviv-born pianist, earned stardom in the former Soviet Union with his virtuosity and emotional interpretations of Romantic composers.