What to do on the weekend

13 November 2020

Event selection by Visit Petersburg.

International festival "St. Petersburg theatre seasons": from the 14th till the 22nd of November all who wish will be able to watch the online broadcastings of performances, masterclasses by the leading professionals in theater arts and meet-the-artist events free of charge.

The free broadcastings will be possible to watch on the official website and social network pages of the festival as well as on Okko streaming service’s platform. All the performance broadcastings will have English subtitles available.

Utopia Saved exhibition of works by famous South Korean artist Lee Bul in Manege Central Exhibition Hall: the visitors of Utopia Saved solo exhibition will see installations and architectural models on the subject of utopias and anti-utopias created by the artist for the last 15 years. The exhibition will be open until the 31st of January 2021. The official website of Manege is http://manege.spb.ru/.

Jubilee concert of St. Petersburg Northern Sinfonietta Chamber Orchestra: on the 14th of November a celebration concert on the occasion of the first jubilee of St. Petersburg Northern Sinfonietta Chamber Orchestra’s musical band will take place on Small Stage of Music Hall at 7.30 p.m. That was reported by St. Petersburg Committee for Culture. The concert programme includes Little Suite by Nilsen, Carmen Fantasie for violin and orchestra by Waxman and Simple Symphony by Britten.

A new ice rink is opening in New Holland: the official opening will happen on the 14th of November. The guests will be amused by forest monsters invented by PTKh creative manufacture and near the entrance to the ice rink there will be a terrace with fireplaces and comfortable armchairs set to have a rest without taking off skates, as reported by New Holland’s press-service. This year resident-DJs of NHI.FM radio station have prepared background music for the rink and the everyday sessions at 6 p.m. will be thematic. At that time one will be able to skate to symphonic hits of the world-class cinema, romantic songs of the Soviet variety, fabulous hymns by classical composers, Brazilian music of 60s, Californian yacht-rock, retro-futuristic electronics and other author selections. On Fridays and Saturdays a session in Silent Disco format – with background music in wireless headphones – will be added at 10 p.m. It will be possible to buy traditional trdelníks, coffee, cacao and hot tea in the kiosk in Lipovaya alleya situated closer to Bottle House. The official site of New Holland is https://www.newhollandsp.ru/.