Director: Lyubov Savilova
Kaliningrad region is a multi-national area with mora than 130 nationalities. It is located by Baltic Sea and has borders with Poland and Lithuania. It inspires by beauty, peacefulness, sea, white sand. It has cities by the sea as well as Kurshskaya Kosa – National Park. Culture of this area is tied up with Russian. Lithuanian, Latvian, Polish and other legends and traditions!
***Please note block in application near the nomination.
Jury of the Festival consists of the numbers of artists, representative of art schools who evaluate achievements of participants and give recommendations for continuing of creative way.
The number of laureates and diploma winners of each degree is not limited, determined by the jury. The competition has established a qualification rather than a competitive pricing principle.
FESTIVAL FEE FOR LOCAL PARTICIPANTS AND FOR COLLECTIVIES WITH FESTIVAL PACKAGE:
For the collectives from 6 persons it is possible to show 2 performances in the different thematic blocks for one festival fee. Every performance is estimated separately.
Additional nomination – 50 euro/collective.
Recommended arrival time – 08:00–12:00. Sightseeing excursion over Kaliningrad: Kaliningrad was established in the second part of XIII century by the knights of the Teutonic Order – they called this place Konigsberg – The King Mountain. Gothic architecture stands close to modern buildings. Immanuel Kant, great philosopher, spent his whole life in this city. His grave is located in The Minster on the Island of Immanuel Kant. You will also see The Brandenburg Gates, “Der Dona” Tower, Frinland Gates, Tower of “Wrangel”. After the excursion you will be able to visit The Amber Museum, Konigsberg Forts, Museum of the World Ocean, Zoo, Botanic Gardens. Accommodation in hotel. Meeting with the Organizing Committee. Dinner.
Attention! There is only dinner on arrival date and breakfast on departure date.
2nd Day, Festival Day
Breakfast. GRAND OPENING OF THE FESTIVAL “PLANET OF ARTS”. Competition and gala-concert. «Culture of the Nations of the World» and “Common” part. Artists are performing before the Jury and the audience. Master-class on vocal, folk and modern choreography. Creative meetings. Mass media. AWARD CEREMONY. Dinner.
3rd Day, Excursion Day
Breakfast. Free day. Transfer to the sea (upon request). Zelenogradsk is located 30km from Kaliningrad on the coast of the Baltic Sea, at the beginning of “Kurshskaya Kosa” National Park. It has a wide and long sand beach, convenient entrance to the sea. Rest by the sea can be for any quantity of days. Excursions (add. fee): National Recreational Park “Kurshskaya Kosa” – enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage – a thing sand thread, dividing sea and freshwater bay. You will be able to climb the highest dune in Europe – dune Efa, see “Dancing Forest” with bizzare curling pine-trees. Yantarniy (Amber) village – unique place on the Baltic Sea Coast, with unique amber factory to collect and manufacture amber – “sunny stone”. Dinner.
4th Day, Excursion Day
Breakfast. For 3nights program – departure. Excursions: East Prussia. Castle Shaaken is closely tied with the history of Russia – Peter the Great and Queen Catherine I visited it many times. You will see Inquisition Museum in the basement, exhibition of siege guns, stables. Knights show – upon availability. Svetlogorsk during East Prussia times was called Raushen. This is the most picturesque place on the coast: high waterside, sea sound, green hills and abundance of trees, cute buildings in German style and narrow curling streets. For those who love music we suggest visiting Organ hall. Festival Disco and Festival quiz. Upon availability – “Mister and Miss Festival” Competition. Dinner.
Any group willing to participate must submit an Application form.
Approved groups pay in advance a 10% guarantee fee, which is to be deducted at the final payment.