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Marlen Khutsiev Visits Cambridge, 8-10 May 2014

Here is an up-to-date schedule of the visit of the legendary filmmaker Marlen Khutsiev. Марлен Хуциев – легендарный кинорежиссёр, живой классик, снявший такие фильмы времён оттепели, как “Весна на Заречной улице” (1957), “Мне 20 лет” (1964) и “Июльский дождь” (1966). … Continue reading

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RESIDENTIAL RUSSIAN SUMMER SCHOOL

– Lancashire Adult Learning – www.lancashire.gov.uk/adultlearning WHEN: Monday 21st – Friday 25th July Residential Full Board: £525 WHERE: Alston Hall, Alston Lane, Longridge, Preston PR3 3BP Aston Hall’s Website: http://www.alstonhall.com/index.php *** BEGINNERS and IMPROVERS alike are all very welcome! *** … Continue reading

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David Serero International Baritone: “One-Man Musical Show”

An evening of Music and Comedy! Operatic arias, songs from Broadway musicals, jazz, and popular songs, including traditional Russian songs such as “Katyusha”, “Ochi chornye” etc. David Serero, is an internationally renowned baritone, who has received recognition and critical acclaim … Continue reading

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Accommodation for a Russian couple in England: May – June 2014?

A retired Russian couple from New Zealand (both fluent English speakers) are looking for non-hotel accommodation during their trip to England from 8 May to 10 June. They would like to find a room for any length of time during … Continue reading

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Learn English with Russian Tutors via Skype

Learn English from home with a Russian speaking tutor!  The training sessions are individually tailored by an experienced professional. Lessons are being conducted via video link. Take advantage of this amazing offer – just £13 for a 90 min long … Continue reading

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Poetry in Translation

The Stephen Spender Prize 2014 for poetry in translation is open to all ages. You can submit translations of poetry from any language into English. For details click here. DEADLINE: 23rd May 2014

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Playgroup for Russian toddlers

A long-awaited kids’ club at the Cambridge Russian School ‘The Rainbow’ will open soon! The club will cater for children of 2-3 years of age who are yet too young to join in normal lessons, and it will run on … Continue reading

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“Magadan: Life in the North”

Exhibition of photographs and historical documents and artefacts. WHEN: Friday 6th December 2013 – Saturday 15th February 2014 WHERE: Scott Polar Museum, Lensfield Rd, Cambridge CB2 1ER Tel. (01223) 336540 The exhibition combines contemporary photographs of this vibrant area of … Continue reading

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Art Exhibition: Alexei Lantsev – “Reflective Forms”

An exhibition of the new work by inspirational contemporary Russian artist Alexei Lantsev.Alexei works in different art styles and with different media moving easily from warm and gentle pastels to portraits and landscapes in a mixed technique. In his art … Continue reading

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Beyond Rationality: Dostoevsky and ‘holy fools’. Talk by The Rt Revd Dr Rowan Williams

About the speaker: About the speaker: Dr Rowan Williams is widely known as a recent Archbishop of Canterbury – he held the office from 2002 till 2012. At present, he is the Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge, and chair of … Continue reading

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