Orphaned ballet

The online magazine "IsraGeo" published a requiem for the famous ballerina Nina Timofeeva On November 3, 2014, a student of Galina Ulanova died in Jerusalem, one of the best performers of the role of Odette-Odile in Swan Lake on the stage of the Bolshoi Theater, a great ballet teacher and ancestor of the school of classical ...

Poet Mikhail Feldman: “All that is paradoxical is interesting!”

Mikhail Feldman was born in 1964 in Moscow. Graduated from MADI. Repatriated in 1991. Laureate of art song festivals, released discs "Ticket to Alpha Centauri" (2005), "Off-road" (2009), one of the authors of the disc "Jerusalem Album". Author of books of poetry, songs and palindromes ...

Jewish Quarter of Old Jerusalem

Noon photo report on October 27, 2014. In the morning, the media frightened the ghost of the intifada, roaming the vastness of Jerusalem. And then - only a few days have passed since the "auto-attack" at the tram stop, which claimed the lives of an innocent baby and a young girl. They wrote about the emptiness of the Old City, full of ...

Cohen blessing

View from the female half On October 12, in Jerusalem, at the Western Wall, the most massive divine service was held - the blessing of the Cohens. To get through the police barriers to the Old City, it was necessary to leave Tel Aviv at 7 am. Intuition did not disappoint - I ...

Maxim Vengerov: A musician who enjoys the whole world "

How is a genius born? This sweet story began in 1974. On August 20, in the city of Chelyabinsk, where Larisa Vengerova's parents lived, little Maxim was born. A month later, the baby was transported to his native Novosibirsk, where the Vengerovs' musical family was very ...

Bloody junction Eleventh son of Haman

The ending. Beginning in # 489 1 Recently, Avi began to feel some kind of change in Abu Salma. He could not express it in words, but his intuition told him that something was happening to the agent. Once he decided to conduct a check: he came to ...

Bakhyt Kenzheev: "We need to preserve human dignity"

  My bakhytik. As long as this power does not drink blood to its fullest- Not to us dead and not alive, To be a watchman in Moscow. Who is a poet? He's a watchman here. Before him are the fields. The flowers are growing. He's a gardener here. He is a forester. Look how to a tree ...

One of the streets of New York officially given the name of Sergey Dovlatov

  New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed a legislative act, according to which one of the streets in the Queens area should be named after the Russian writer and journalist Sergei Dovlatov. This information was confirmed on Thursday by correspondent. ITAR-TASS in the press service of de Blasio. ...

From Garbo to Jolie. The development of the standard of female beauty in the cinema

“If Cleopatra’s nose were shorter, the world would be different” - this phrase of Pascal reflects the huge role that female beauty has played and continues to play in our consciousness and in our history. With the advent of cinema, the cult of female beauty received a new ...

Mayor of New York opened the festival of Russian culture

  A ceremony was held in the Egyptian Hall of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York to mark the start of the Our Heritage Festival of Russian Culture. The participants of the festival were greeted by the mayor of the city, Bill de Blasio. As part of an annual festival held for the 12th time by the New York-based Russian-American Foundation, ...

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