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Foremost IX international infant and youth festival-competition “Silver Dolphin” was held at the hotel Potidea Palace Bomo Club 4* from 3rd to 10th of June 2013.
Festival’s participants – infant and youth creative groups and leading singers from Moscow, Ekaterinburg, Astrahan and, of course, Greece, during the week acted on the different concert grounds before the audience and critical jury.
Interesting, bright performances in the fields of choreography, vocal, dance, theatre, circus and arts and crafts were shown by more than one hundred participants and guests of festival in the age of 6 to 22.
Tatiana Sudez, Russian honored artist, speaker of Russian TV, opened the festival on the main festival stage at the hotel Potidea Palace Bomo Club 4* . Thankful viewer met with warmth performances of all participants, especially of “Pop Ballet “Apelsin” from Ekaterinburg, pop choreography group “Buratino” from Moscow, performances of Claudia Prikazchikova, Anastasia Gentelini. They also appreciated the performances of Nikos Kaminidis, Nina Putakhidou and Khristos Damianidis.
Festival is held for many years and each year it gains more popularity. It became the good tradition to make the open ceremony at the hotel Potidea Palace Bomo Club 4* having as the background the small copy of Parthenonas. It gives an opportunity for the festival’s participants, audience and guests feel themselves on the ground of ancient Hellas and experience the magical atmosphere of the antiquity.
Providers choose Chalkidiki as the place for holding the festival not occasionally. It seems that only here artists could be met with such warmth and hospitality. All participants were awarded special presents, thank-you jameshallison casino letters and certificates from the honored guests of festival.
IX international festival-competition of infant and youth creativity on Chalkidiki peninsula carried his work to completion at 10th of July.
The formal opening of the 7th festival/contest of child and youth creative groups “Silver Dolphin” took place at the luxurious Potidea Palace Hotel in Chalkidiki, on 26 June, at 21:15,
The closing gala concert of the 7th annual festival “Silver Dolphin” took place at the Municipal Park of Ampelokipi (Thessaloniki) on 30 June 2012.
The festival “Silver Dolphin” attracts more and more interest every year from tourists as well as local residents, who enjoy the talent, skills and young energy of the Russian singers and dancers.
This year the guests of the festival included the soloist of the State Academic “Bolshoi” Theater of Russia Irina Semirechenskaya who performed the Russian dance from the ballet “Swan Lake”, and the Greek choreographic group DanceStudio “Pirueta” (Thessaloniki) who presented the dance composition “Traveling around the world”.
Talented dance and vocal groups as well as individual performers from such big Russian cities as Moscow, St. Petersburg, Blagoveschensk and Naro-Fominsk took place in the festival.
According to tradition, the tour operator for Greece company MOUZENIDIS TRAVEL was the organizer of the festival, in cooperation with the organizing committee of the festival “Silver Dolphin” of Russia, supported by the center for the study and development of the Greek culture “Black Sea”.
The company MOUZENIDIS TRAVEL congratulated all the participants of the festival and awarded them with diplomas for the contribution to the development and popularization of child and youth creative activity and its presentation to the international viewer, and with memorable souvenirs.
The grand prix was awarded to two winners: the variety-choreographic ensemble “Buratino” from Moscow (head – Postnova Elena, choreographer – Odintsova Svetlana), and the exemplary child choreographic ensemble “Confetti” from Blagoveschensk (head – Shlapakova Marina).
Every performance was a real festivity, the triumph of youth, energy and art. For the young performers, the festival “Silver Dolphin” became not just a contest but, in the first place, a unique experience of meeting the international viewer, exchanging artistic achievements, as well as familiarization with the historical and cultural places of interest of the wonderful Greece.
We are thanking all the participants and are looking forward to the new festivals in Greece in 2013!
The leading tour operator for Greece MOUZENIDIS TRAVEL, in cooperation with the Organization Committee of the “Silver Dolphin” festival of Russia and with the support of the Center for the Greek culture studies and development “Black Sea” and the hotel Potidea Palace, for the seventh year in a row, organizes a popular cultural summer event – the festival/contest of child and youth creative groups “Silver Dolphin”.
The formal opening of the VI international festival/contest of child and youth creative groups “Silver Dolphin” will take place on 26 June, at 21:15, at the hotel Potidea Palace (Chalkidiki).
The concert of the festival participants will take place on 29 June, at 21:15, at the club of the hotel Istion Club & SPA (Chalkidiki).
The gala-concert with the participation of the dance groups will take place in Thessaloniki (Stratopedo Alexandrou Ampelokipon, next to the Church of God Resurrection, entrance from the Venizelou Street), on 30 June, at 20:00, while the official closing ceremony and the handing out of awards will take place at the hotel Kassandra Mare (Chalkidiki).
Dance groups from major Russian cities, like Moscow, St. Petersburg, Blagoveschensk, Naro-Fominsk, will take part in the festival.
For seven years in a row, the “Silver Dolphin” aims at looking for the most talented young performers and presenting them to the international audience, as well as making them familiar with the Greek historical and cultural sights.
For the children, the “Silver Dolphin” is not just an exciting holiday and excursions around Greece, but also a contest, which determines diploma winners, laureates, and the winners of the Gran Prix of the “Silver Dolphin”. The jury is composed of culture and arts professionals of Russia and Greece. We welcome everybody to visit this exciting cultural event and to support talented Russian artists!
From 24 to 28 July on the Chalkidiki peninsula, there will be held the 5th festival “The Silver Dolphin”.
Like in the past, “The Silver Dolphin” aims at looking for the most gifted and talented young performers and their presentation to the international audience, as well their introduction to the historical and cultural sights of Greece and cultural exchange. For the children, “The Silver Dolphin” is not just a festive event including excursions around Greece but a competition as well. Based on the results of the contest performance, the diploma-holders, laureates, and winners of the grand-prix “The Silver Dolphin” will be determined. The jury includes professionals in the field of art and culture from Russia and Greece. The President of the jury is the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, the TV presenter Tatiana Sudets. The artistic coordinator is the laureate of international contests, the soloist and professor of the Bolshoy Theater Eleonora Drozdova.
On 24 July at the Potidea Palace Hotel, there took place the opening of the festival “The Silver Dolphin”. Ensembles and individual artists from Russia and Moldova specializing in choreography (classic, folk, modern, sports and ballet dances) and vocal (solo, ensemble, chorus – academic, folk and pop) took part in the opening.