For the seventh time, the «Night of Arts» event was held at the Sakhalin Regional Museum under the motto «Art Unites!». 2019 was declared the Year of the Theater in Russia, so the organizers dedicated the event to this particular art form.
The exhibition «Puppet Theater» opened in the evening. Coming to this exhibition you could see the world of the theater not from the auditorium, but at arms length.
For a few hours, visitors were able to take part in a wide variety of cultural, educational activities and entertainments that are impossible to participate on weekdays, because many of them have been developed specially for the night of arts event such as creative workshops, literary readings, quests. For one night, museum visitors were transported into several tens of thousands of years B.C. They depicted animals on stone, thereby leaving their mark on history. In addition, they got the opportunity to listen to lectures and excursions about insects which have an unusual resemblance to some animals or plants; learned about the natural history of Sakhalin Island from the Cretaceous period of the Mesozoic era, found out when dinosaurs lived on the Earth before the Pleistocene era of the Cenozoic era began, discovered about the time when mammoths had appeared on Earth and why minerals had different colors.
People enjoyed meetings which covered a wide range of issues. They included theatrical performances, shows, concerts of musical and creative groups as well as tasting of Chinese tea. The authors talked about their latest editions. Clown-magician Gosha put smiles on kids and adults faces, made them happy and gave a lot of positive
Later, the audience was transported into the fantasy world of Lewis Carrolls fairy tale, full of miracles and transformations and meetings with the Red Queen, White Rabbit, Hatter and other inhabitants of the magical land.
More than 1850 people participated in the «Night of the Arts».
For cooperation and assistance in organizing the atmosphere of a holiday, magic, fairy tales and theater, the Sakhalin Regional Museum thanks the Sakhalin Puppet Theater, the Sakhalin Bear Museum, District Cultural Center named after G. I. Nevelsky, Sakhalin International Theater Center named in honour of A.P. Chekhov, Sakhalin Scientific Library, Sakhalin College of Arts, creative associations of the Sakhalin Technical School of Service, Childrens Theater Studio «Zolotoy Klyochik» (Golden Key) of the Raduga Cultural Center , Art Workshops, Shop and Tea Culture Club «Kolodets Drakona» (Dragon Well), clown Gosha , the theater group of «Karabas-Barabas», the creative team of the «Novaya Ya» (New I) Project, the company «RAZOOM» and the dance studio «Electro Dance».
Thanks everyone! See you soon!