Having staged in a new style, the Nutcracker ballet has become one of the unique pieces of ballet art of Mongolia. Over 30 years passed since the ballet was staged for the first time in the Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet under the name “Shelkunchik” directed by a Russian famous producer Petipa.
Art and Culture
A joint exhibition of paintings created by children from Mongolia and Russia was launched last week at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture (RCSC) in Ulaanbaatar.
A short film named “I am Mongolian” by creative artists of the Mongolian National Public Radio and Television has won the special prize of jury of Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU).
The Museum of Fine Arts named after Zanabazar has mounted an exhibition with icons of God Ochirvaani.
The world-famous Ukrainian pianist Elmar Gasanov has been invited to Mongolia, to stage a one-time elite concert on October 31, for the grand opening of The Corporate Hotel & Convention Centre’s high-class concert hall.
A Mongolian film of 2012 - “Thief of The Mind has been nominated to the Asian World Film Festival (AWFF), to take place in Arclight Cinema – Culver City of Los Angeles on 28 and 29th of this October.
Aglag Buteel monastery with unique stone carvings has been built recently and work is still undergoing. The monastery is situated about 100 km to the west of Ulaanbaatar city at a beautiful valley with trees and big stones and hills near the place called Daliin Am in the territory of Bornuur soum, Tuv province. Every year thousands of mongolians and foreigners are visiting this place as a tourists or for religious purposes.
The Mongolian folk band “Arga Bileg” has been nominated for the 58th Grammy Awards with their album “Agula”.
The Arga Bileg band presents jazz music in a traditional, Mongolian folk context using traditional Mongolian and western music instruments to create new compositions.
From the 9th to the 20th of September, the World Festival of Circus Art “IDOL - 2015” is taking place in the Great Moscow State Circus.
For the first time the World Festival of Circus Art “IDOL” was organized in 2013 and established itself as one of the most prestigious cultural forums in the circus world and show entertainments.