Переезд замечательного поэта Игоря Иртеньева в Израиль это ключевое, как вы понимаете, событие в жизни русского зарубежья. Игорь и его жена Алла Босарт рассказали сайту Zman.com, что их побудило оставить Россию, и поселиться в Иерусалиме. Говорит Алла Босарт: “Будет тянуться такая тухлятина, глухие окольные тропы, как у Стругацких. И это скучно, именно скучно, а не […]
May 2011 issue of Wired magazine did an article on Andrey Andreev, a Russian-born entrepreneur, a mastermind behind such highly successful web projects as Badoo, Mamba, Begun and SpyLog. Badoo & Mamba are dating/social network sites, which makes it an entertaining read. Especially, when it talks about Badoo mobile: Andrey Andreev “Then we had the […]
Umka (Anna Gerasimova) is back in New York
From Interzona: Description It all started back in ’98, when a DJ, a guitarist and a vocalist / keyboard player got together and started mixing electronic beats with live guitars and vocals. It was new and it was cool. A year later, the band called Interzone played its first show at a Dumbo party, along […]
From the artist: Eve Lesov, as in Eve (piano and vocals), Ricardo (bass), Jon (drums) and Masha (violin), will be performing for my fellow New Yorkers and everyone, who lives nearby or far, but is eager to hear us and is ready to cover the distance. As many of you know, we have just recorded […]
Come spin your Dreidel for gelt! Join us to celebrate Hanukkah while supporting Zshuk. Art Auction. Live Music. Fun creative experience for everyone. All winnings from the Dreidel Game will benefit Zshuk art programs for children. Drinks and light food.
New York’s Chaverim Theater Company, known to audiences across the US for its play Ktube (The Marriage Contract) presents Playing Chekhov, based on the one-act comedies from the famous playwright. The show is directed by one of Russia’s most talented directors, Gary Chernyakhovsky. In Russian with English subtitles.
2011 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Chornobyl disaster that irrevocably transformed the ecological and social dimensions of life in the Ukrainian and Belarusian regions now known as the “Chornobyl Zone.” Since 1986, the traditional communities of the Chornobyl zone have been largely dispersed and destroyed, and today, very few people remain in the region. […]
The Middle East is a place of legends. Today, just like a thousand years ago, it is a place of rivaling kingdoms, cunning plots and benevolent rulers. Like a good Persian carpet, the Middle East is all about the small details that are so hard to see from a distance. In the center of it […]
Filmmaker Cyril Tuschi IN PERSON Wednesday, November 30, 7:50 show “Is he a victim, a villain or both? One thing is certain, his plight proves that when it comes to a system of justice, Vladimir Putin’s Russia isn’t all that far removed from Stalin’s or Ivan the Terrible’s.” – George Robinson, The Jewish Week Mikhail […]