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  • This Week in St. Petersburg: May 23-29, 2024

    Can you believe it? We are about to experience this spring’s last weekend! And oh boy, do we have plans for it – how about a whole festival devoted to ice cream? Discover this and other treats in our guide for the week ahead. 


  • This Week in St. Petersburg: May 16-22, 2024

    Another week, another glorious rundown of events to keep you busy. An all-nighter at the local museums, the springest festival of all, and much more is in store.


  • This Week in St. Petersburg: March 21-27, 2024

    Concerts, plays, silent films, and so many exhibitions – that’s what awaits you in the following days in the city. Read on to put more details on your calendar. 


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: July 29-30, 2023

    Go into discovery mode at sea bazaаrs, have fun learning and playing outdoor sports, and enjoy a bevy of exciting festivals and retrospectives – your game plan for this weekend couldn’t be better.


  • An Omnipresent Tiger and Collective Fears: ITMO Experts Create Digital Theatrical Sets

    Contemporary theater is more than just the stage and the actors – these days, many productions incorporate various technologies, such as holographic projections. Recently, experts from ITMO have collaborated with stage directors within the project Live Laboratory “Digital Stage” on digital set designs for several plays that premiered at the Lensovet Theatre. In this article, we talk to the creators about the synthesis of high tech and thespian talents on the modern stage. 


  • 5 Classic Russian Plays You Should Know

    Apart from novels and poems, Russian literature can boast a myriad of other poetic and literary gems, with plays being no less popular or beloved. To get you familiar with the genre, here are the top five plays that every Russian knows – and can even give you a quote or two.


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: April 22-23, 2023

    Settle down for a top-notch weekend ahead, whether you’re waiting on the last (truly!) episode of Attack on Titan, wishing to take a peek behind the theater curtains, or rushing to get out and take in the first glimpses of spring.


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: March 4-5, 2023

    Is it truly spring out there? We can hardly believe it ourselves, but such are the facts. Therefore, some spring-welcoming activities are in order. We suggest curious exhibitions, an off-the-beaten-track play, and a startling musical experience. In other words, an exciting weekend is ahead – so let’s get to planning it!


  • Immersive Theater: What It Is and Where to Experience It in St. Petersburg

    William Shakespeare once said: “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players.” His words have never been truer than ever since immersive theater hit the global scene. What is it and what’s in it for you? Let’s figure it out.


  • This Weekend: December Festivities in St. Petersburg

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly, isn’t it? So let’s get into the right mood by crossing everything off our festive must-do list in St. Petersburg this weekend!