Sutton Russian Circle

Our Next Meeting

Friday 20 March 2020
7pm
White Nights – The Ballet Scene In Saint Petersburg Short talk: White Nights – The Ballet Scene In Saint Petersburg By Natasha Dissanayake

Dynastic Rule – Mikhail Piotrovsky And The HermitageLECTURE: Dynastic Rule – Mikhail Piotrovsky And The Hermitage By Geraldine Norman Obe

Click here to see photos of our December 2015 Christmas Party

Click here to see photos of our July 2014 Garden Party to celebrate our Circle's 30th birthday




Sutton Russian Circle

Welcome to SUTTON RUSSIAN CIRCLE

Russian Circle in Sutton with lectures on Russia's past and present, concerts of live music and Russian arts

Joining the Sutton Russian Circle

For those of you searching for joining Societies, Clubs and Hobbies in Surrey you have come to the right place if you have an interest in or would like to learn more about the wonderful Russian history and culture. The Russian Circle’s new season of events commences on FRIDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 2019 at The Friends Meeting House, 10 Cedar Road, Sutton, at 6.50 for 7.00 pm. The Meeting House is 5 minutes walk from Sutton Railway Station, with free parking in front and to the right of the building. There is a bus stop nearby. All amenities are on the ground floor. There will be the opportunity to attend twelve meetings (in English) between September 2019 and June 2020 in this, our 36th season. Thank you on behalf of the Circle to all whose who helped throughout the last year with our book sales, donations to our general funds and with catering for our monthly meetings and our Winter and Summer Parties. Full 2019-2020 programme details for our 36th season can be found here including:-
  • What the Russian Revolution of 1917 meant for Russia and how it is perceived today
  • My Russophilia and the play about Shostakovich
  • Jewellery of Russian Royalty in the Queen’s Collection
  • Live concert of Russian songs
  • My Cossack family – and other remarkable people in Russia and Ukraine
  • Russia in 2020
  • My Stalingrad Childhood
  • Dynastic Rule: Mikhail Piotrovsky and the Hermitage
  • Emperor Paul 1 of Russia (1796 – 1801): Mad? Or lifelong victim of Conspiracy?
  • Live concert of Russian classical music
  • Short musical event: Great music on a small violin
  • Short talks on: White Nights: the ballet scene in Saint Petersburg; Summer in Georgia and Olympic Moscow 1980
  • Short films on Catherine the Great and Saint Petersburg
  • Russian Winter Party and Summer Party
  • 28th Candlelight Russian Dinner
  • Buterbrodi (sandwiches), cakes and Russian tea each evening

 

 

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