The Russian Theater of Houston
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The Russian Speakers Society presents – “A dream again, enchanting and sweet one….” This is the concert style program composed of the poetry and prose by the famous Russian writer Ivan Bunin.
Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin (1870-1953) was the first Russian writer awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature (1933). He was noted for the strict artistry with which he carried on the classical Russian traditions in the writing of prose and poetry. Bunin’s work is known to have a lot in common with the traditions of classical Russian literature of the 19th century, of which his older contemporaries Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov were models.
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Tickets (at the door): Adults: $20 (discount is available); seniors and students: $10; children under 12: free
Tickets online: https://www.showclix.com/event/the-russian-theater-of-houston
The City of Austin’s Cultural Arts Division, a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts, and an award from the National Endowment all have helped make this event possible. Join us!
Tickets information: 512-577-7790
For more information, please see the website: http://www.rusaustin.com
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After Intermission, the audience will be invited to a Musical Reception to listen more songs and enjoy hot tea and pasties in Russian style. Our Houston guests will perform a few songs written by amateur songwriters from the program dedicated to St. Petersburg: “Oh, my elusive city…” (О, город мой неуловимый…). That includes lyrics by I. Annenskiy, B. Akhmadullina, A. Gorodnitsky and others.
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