Upcoming Lviv

Ethno fest “Rurysko” July 9-10, Location: Stow Rurysko, village Berezhany, Ternopil region

Issue 36, June 2011.
This grand event, part of the Ukrainian Music Development Project, takes place over two days in the picturesque grassy meadow at stow Rurysko, by a crystal-clear lake and well-kept football ground. Rurysko fest offers fun and entertainment including ethno concerts, master classes, open air films and discos.

Bossa Nova Jazz concert June 27, Picasso club (88, Zelena str., Lviv)

Issue 36, June 2011.
Ark Ovrutski graduated at Kiev Music College then the Russian Academy of Music. Ark returns for this performance, featuring drummer Duduka Da Fonseca, pianist Helio Alves, and vocalist Maucha Adnet, performing jazz styles, Brazilian grooves, and contemporary arrangements.Duduka da Fonseca is one of the world’s great drummers.

Lviv International July 3, (Rynok Square)

Issue 36, June 2011.
The third International Cultural Festival ‘Lviv International’ is organized by AIESEC youth students organization. It will demonstrate foreign cultural traditions, and celebrate Ukrainian spiritual heritage.

Folklore and modern outfits festival “Ludine” July 07, (Kosiv Town, Ivano-Frankovsk region)

Issue 36, June 2011.
This event celebrates the colorful variety of ethnical outfits in Hutsul villages, and will showcase the beauty and incredible skills of the local artisan work to all visitors.

Art Festival “Summer on the Rynok Square” June-August, (Rynok sq).

Issue 36, June 2011.
Summer in the Medieval Centre of Lviv is full of life. Throughout the day master classes of artists, blacksmiths, florists, and choreographers give everybody good reason to head to Rynok Square.

Photo-exhibition “Ukrainians between East and West”

Issue 36, June 2011.
By French photographer Cyril Horishny June - September, Lviv’s Alliance Francaise (18A, Ohienka str.)

International Art Festival III «Fort.Missia» July 1 – 3, Popovychі village, near the Ukrainian-Polish border.

Issue 36, June 2011.
This border crossing will host the International Art Festival III - three days of reckless rock, colourful jazz, and philosophical installations, featuring jazz experiments, exhibitions, performances and master classes.

Festival of Authors’ Development Techniques

Issue 36, June 2011.
The second Festival of Authors’ Development Techniques - June 30-July 03, “Grand Resort” recreation complex (Basivka village, Pustomyty region, Lviv Oblast)

The 5th international football supporters’ fan-festival, “Silpo Eurofan-2011”. June 23-26

Issue 36, June 2011.
Encouraging a friendly atmosphere in football stadia is vital to a successful tournament, so building connections and respect between opposing fans will help prevent discord during the event.

“Acoustic evening” by B.G. June 27, Lviv Philharmonic Society Theatre (7, Chaykovskogo str., Lviv)

Issue 36, June 2011.
Boris Grebenshikov (B.G.) once said that, if someone was interested in playing with him, then the resulting band would be Aquarium. Aquarium have had diverse line-ups since 1972, so the history of B.G. and Aquarium reads like a history of Russian Rock & Roll