The days of Russian culture will be held in the Philippines from 20 to 23 October

MOSCOW, 19 Jul — RIA Novosti. The days of Russian culture will be held in the Philippines from October 20 to 23, they will perform the soloists of the Bolshoi and Mariinsky theatres, said on Wednesday the press service of the Ministry of culture.

“In Manila will be held festival “Days of Russian culture in the Philippines”. The event is timed to the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries and will be held October 20-23, 2016 in the framework of the cross Year of culture of Russia-ASEAN”, — stated in the message.

The article notes that the event, the State academic Russian folk ensemble “Russia” named after L. G. Zykina, invited soloist of the Bolshoi theatre of Russia Natalia Dmitrievskaya, soloist of the Mariinsky theatre Dmitry Grigor’ev, laureate of the II all-Russian music competition in Moscow, Nikolai Medvedev.