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Forum theatre is back to Tajikistan
Written by on Sunday, 23 February 2014
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Forum theatre is back to Tajikistan

I have already written about forum theatre (theatre of oppressed) training that took place in Dushanbe in 2013. And now in 2014 that initial initiative is getting its development.

Global Village in Bishkek
Written by on Wednesday, 19 February 2014
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Global Village in Bishkek

On February 16, an International Festival of cultures Global Village, organized by the AIESEC Youth Organization, was held in the shopping center “Bishkek Park”.

Dushanbe Ethno-Jazz Festival 2014
Written by on Monday, 17 February 2014
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Dushanbe Ethno-Jazz Festival 2014

Dushanbe Ethno-Jazz Festival 2014 was announced in Tajikistan. The festival has become traditional for Dushanbe since 2009

Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards in Uzbekistan
Written by on Friday, 14 February 2014
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Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards in Uzbekistan

The U.S. Embassy in Tashkent is bringing one of America’s folk musical traditions to Uzbekistan. The all-women American band Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards will perform at Uzbekistan State Conservatory in Tashkent on February …

Tajik music concert in Washington DC
Written by on Friday, 14 February 2014
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Tajik music concert in Washington DC

Good news for those who are in Washington DC now. There will be a concert of Daler Nazarov devoted to Navruz celebration on March 1st, 2014

NOVELLASIA: A New Fiction-Writing Competition for Central Asia
Written by on Wednesday, 12 February 2014
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NOVELLASIA: A New Fiction-Writing Competition for Central Asia

The purpose of this competition is to help raise the profile of the region’s literary talents, both young and old, new and established

Despot’s diplomatic sports at Sochi
Written by on Wednesday, 12 February 2014
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Despot’s diplomatic sports at Sochi

In politicians’ eyes, sports ain’t just about sports. And Olympic Games ain’t just about Olympic spirit either. It’s never been before Sochi and won’t be afterwards.
Let’s put aside all the concerns and controversies of the …

VM bar is closed
Written by on Wednesday, 12 February 2014
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VM bar is closed

At Last Friday police conducted a raid on one of the few remaining in Tashkent “informal clubs.” Visitors of the “Vertical World” bar were forced to take horizontal position by police.

Ballet as a way of life…
Written by on Tuesday, 11 February 2014
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Ballet as a way of life…

On February 4 the evening in memory of People’s Artist of the USSR Cholponbek Bazarbaev was held at the Opera and Ballet Theater named after A. Maldybaev in Bishkek.

Final concert of the Central Asian Youth Orchestra was held in Bishkek
Written by on Monday, 10 February 2014
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Final concert of the Central Asian Youth Orchestra was held in Bishkek

At the end of January, final concert of the Central Asian Youth Orchestra under the direction of Milanese composer, conductor and artistic director Gerardo Colella was held at the Kyrgyz National Philharmonic named after T. Satylganov.