Samarkand will host the theater festival of the Commonwealth of Independent States in March 2024, its participants will be artists representing nine theaters. This was announced at a meeting with representatives of the Russian media by the deputy khokim (head of administration) of the region for tourism, cultural heritage and sports, Rustam Kobilov. This was reported by the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
Tashkent is increasingly becoming a center of culture. Thus, on 15-17 September, the performances of the St. Petersburg theater “Baltic House” were presented on the stage of the State Academic Russian Drama Theater of Uzbekistan.
From 10 to 25 September 2023, the 45th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee is being held in Riyadh (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia).
From 26 August to 6 October 2023, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Republic of Uzbekistan, in order to strengthen the cultural and spiritual bridge connecting the peoples of the Republic of Korea and the Republic of Uzbekistan, is holding a number of events as part of the “2023 KOREA WEEK”.
Frederic Diefenthal, known for his role as Emilien in the film “Taxi”, will take part in the XV Tashkent International Film Festival “Pearl of the Silk Road”. He may become the host of the opening ceremony.
Premiere of the ballet performance “Lazgi. Dance of Soul and Love” performed by artists of the National Ballet of Uzbekistan took place on the historical stage of the State Academic Bolshoi Theater (SABT) in Moscow. This was reported by the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
A delegation of Uzbekistan will take part in the work of the upcoming 45th extended session of the World Heritage Committee (WHC) in Riyadh. During the session, the Committee will consider the implementation of the 1972 UNESCO Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage in Member States.
The world-famous Serbian director and actor, winner of the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival, Emir Kusturica will take part in the XV Tashkent International Film Festival "Pearl of the Silk Road". This was reported on the official website of the film festival.
The first forum on inclusive and accessible art in Uzbekistan will be held in the first half of September in Tashkent and will become a new international platform for professional cooperation between leading experts in the inclusive sector, leaders and specialists of social and cultural institutions in Russia and Uzbekistan. The main task of the forum is to discuss and share the best inclusive practices in the field of art for people with disabilities.