27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Series of outdoor concerts
09.07.2013  14:52 Photo

For the first time, as part of the Cultural Universiade project, the Tatar State Philharmonic Hall named after Gabdulla Tukai is offering a series of outdoor concerts. However, bad weather has so far prevented the musicians' plan from becoming a reality. Due to the rain, yesterday's concert had to be moved indoors.

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United States Ambassador to Russia presents true American jeans to Museum of socialist lifestyle in Kazan
09.07.2013  14:24

The United States Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul with his family took more than one hour to see various exhibits at the Museum of socialist lifestyle in Kazan in an informal setting, as the news agency Tatar-Inform was reported at the museum.

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Aida Garifullina: My feeling after my appearance at the Opening Ceremony of the Universiade is beyond words
09.07.2013  14:15

Tatar opera singer and Ambassador of the Summer Universiade 2013 Aida Garifullina appeared at the Universiade Park. In an interview with the Tatar-Inform Information Agency, she stated that the Universiade is an event that brings people who live in different corners of the world together.

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Kamal Theatre - together with Cultural Universiade
09.07.2013  13:56 Photo

The Galiasgar Kamal Tatar National Academic Theatre presented a special performance of the play Blue Shawl as a part of the Cultural Universiade. This show is the theatre’s visit card.

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Fading Stars on stage of Karim Tinchurin Theatre
09.07.2013  13:44 Photo

Summer is usually seen as the “dead season” in theatres. In spite of this view, the Tatar National Drama and Comedy Theatre named after Karim Tinchurin is currently open and is entertaining guests with its programme as part of the Cultural Universiade. The play Fading Stars based on a piece by Karim Tinchurin was featured at the theatre on July 8.

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U.S. Ambassador to Russia on the 2013 Universiade: It is very good advertisement for Kazan
09.07.2013  11:25

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the USA to the Russian Federation called the Opening Ceremony of the 27th Summer Universiade in Kazan “very impressive”.

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Legends of the Dancefloor retro party to be held at Universiade Park on July 9
08.07.2013  17:14

A concert programme, called 'Legends of the dancefloor' will be held on the 9th of July from 19:00. on the main stage of the Universiade Park, which is completely made up of retro hits performed by well-known bands: TRUE Jazz band (St. Petersburg), Volga-Volga (Kazan), Progulshchiki (Truants) (Kazan) and others.

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Singer Sevara shared which team she to support at Summer Universiade 2013
08.07.2013  16:28

The 2nd International Music Festival Music of Faith was ended by Gala-concert in the Kazan Kremlin which was supported by Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan, the Salikh Saidashev State Grand Concert Hall and the Kazan Kremlin Museum-Reserve.

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Today 8 July Family Day at Universiade Park
08.07.2013  14:50

At 19:00 on the park’s main stage a concert programme will be held from the festival Sozvezdie Yoldyzlyk (Kazan) and Theatre Studio Kollazh (Saratov). The young singer Albert Zhalilov will also participate in the concert. At 20:00 Kazan 2013 Ambassador Maxim Sharafutdinov will visit the Universiade Park with his family.

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Ballet Spartaсus is full house
08.07.2013  13:06 Photo

From 6 to 17 July, during the World Summer Universiade, the International musical festival “Shalyapin.Nuriev.Kazan” is held on the stage of the M.Dzhalil Tatar Academic State Opera and Ballet Theatre. The outsanding world performers, the opera and ballet stars, take part in the great forum.

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