"Planetarium №1" will celebrate the Cosmonautics Day

09 April 2021

On Monday, April 12, Russia will celebrate Cosmonautics Day. On this day, Yuri Gagarin made the first manned flight into space.

Program of "Planetarium №1" for Cosmonautics Day

VOSTOK-1 "MODEL FOR ASSEMBLY"

9.04 21:00

An exciting lecture on the future of space exploration from Anton Pervushin awaits you. Star musical sets from Mikhail Gabovich and Andrey Addison, unique art of techno-romanticist Alexei Andreev, star projections on the dome and stories from space dreamers.

METAXIS

10.04 22:30

"METAXIS" is an event that brings together beautiful music and highly aesthetic contemporary art. The audience will be shown a series of audiovisual performances that will allow everyone to experience the art of new media.

OPENING OF THE ALL-RUSSIAN PHOTO EXHIBITION "FIRST: GAGARIN AND KUBA"

11.04

An all-Russian photo exhibition about Yuri Gagarin's visit to Cuba and his meetings with Cubans will open in the space of Planetarium №1. This cooperative project, dedicated to the 60th anniversary of Yury Gagarin's space flight, was initiated by the All-Russian public organization "Russian Society for Friendship with Cuba" (RODK) and the Association of Russian Planetariums.

Lecture "MAN IN THE SPACE"

12.04 19:00

Today, flying into Earth's orbit is a common thing, but space is still hostile to human: a long stay outside the atmosphere of our planet is unsafe. But that doesn't stop space travellers.

WOMAN ON THE MOON

12.04 20:00

(Part 1)

We invite you to watch excerpts from the film novel based on the science fiction novel "Woman on the Moon" with musical accompaniment by the group "Low-sounding and Arseny". This is one of the first films in history, in which the space travel was shown.

 

Lecture "COSMONAUTICS TODAY"

13.04 19:00

Cosmonautics popularizer Alexander Khokhlov will talk about the current main space programs of the world's leading national space agencies, the current state and prospects of private astronautics, and how the preparations for the return of people to the Moon are going on.

Lecture "OBJECTS OF DEEP SPACE"

14.04 19:00

Lovers of astronomy, armed with binoculars and telescopes, examine real treasures in the night sky: star clusters, nebulae, galaxies. Ekaterina Maksimova will tell you how to find deep sky objects.

WOMAN ON THE MOON (Part 2)

14.04 20:00

We invite you to watch excerpts from the film novel based on the science fiction novel "Woman on the Moon" with musical accompaniment by the group "Low-sounding and Arseny". This is one of the first films in history, in which the space travel was shown.

Lecture "108 MINUTES WITH GAGARIN" - flight reconstruction in the Orbiter simulator.

15.04 18:00

Philip Terekhov

Thanks to the Orbiter space simulator, the movie "First Orbit" and archival recordings, you can see the reconstruction of this flight almost like a first person.

STRING THEORY

15.04 21:00

Electricity, progress, technology - all this has changed our lives, including in music, allowing us to go beyond the ordinary. At the concert "String Theory" by Nikita Dyomin, you will hear how a violin sounds in the modern world, in which it will be accompanied by the sounds of a spaceship or the desert wind of cold Mars.

DARK JAZZ

16.04 21:00

Low Kick Collective concert with the effect of full presence in the endless dark space! The musical direction of dark jazz is revealed in a special way under the star dome of Planetarium №1, which is why this program is so fond of not only loyal fans of noir jazz, but also all those who are interested in space.

Lecture "Not SOS, but SAS!"

17.04 15:00

How does the cosmonaut rescue system works? What was Gagarin ordered to keep silent about? What kind of rescue system did Elon Musk suggest? Polina Pokryshko, popularizer of cosmonautics, will tell.

Lecture "CHINESE MOON"

18.04 15:00

Today, China is studying the moon more intensively than any other country. Vitaly Egorov, popularizer of astronautics and blogger Zelenyikot, will tell about the successes and results of the Chinese lunar program.

 

Tickets for events on the link: https://www.planetarium.one/cosmonautics-day

Text: planetarium.one

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