Sutton Russian Circle

Sutton Russian Circle

PROGRAMME FOR OUR 34th YEAR
2017-2018

2017
  • Friday 15 September 2017 at 7pm
    Short talk: A young scientist in Moscow 1966-67 By DAVID PHILLIPS
    LECTURE: 13TH International Ballet Competition in Moscow 2017 By MARGARET WILLIS


  • *(Thursday) 19 October at 7.30 pm ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL LIVE CONCERT
    ( see musical outings page ) separate venue and charge

  • Friday 20 October 2017 at 7pm
    Short talk: Russian aristocrats who turned up as refugees in London By NATASHA DISSANAYAKE
    LECTURE: The myth of Russia in British literature at the beginning of the 20th century By OLGA SOBOLEVA AND ANGUS WRENN

  • Friday 17 November 2017 at 7pm
    Short talk: Wrangel island in the Russian Arctic By LESLIE DOMMETT
    LECTURE: Modern Russian film animation By ANITA BRUVERE

  • Friday 15 December 2017 at 7pm
    Live concert of Russian and western music By YULIA DOVGIALLO, ALLA GRINGLAZ and MISHA ANDREYEV
    RUSSIAN WINTER PARTY

2018
  • Friday 19 January 2018 at 7pm
    Short talk: A cossack family history By ANDREW BEDDOWS
    LECTURE: My Russian mother’s route to England By NIKKI WILSON

  • Friday 16 February 2018 at 7pm
    Short film: House of Fabergé – a life of its own By DAVID PHILLIPS
    LECTURE: An English girl growing up in the USSR By SOFIA COOK

  • Friday 16 March 2018 at 7pm
    Short talk: St Petersburg in Autumn colours By JOHN CHESHIRE LRPS
    LECTURE: A TRUE STORY OF A RUSSIAN DOCTOR By MARINA BUVAILO-HAMMOND

  • *(Saturday) 17 March at 7.30 pm ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL LIVE CONCERT: CONDUCTOR VLADIMIR JUROWSKY PIANO DANIIL TRIFONOV
    ( see musical outings page ) separate venue and charge

    *(Thursday) 19 April at 7.00 pm Special 26th Russian Circle candlelight dinner
    Venue to be confirmed

  • Friday 18 May 2018 at 7pm
    Short talk: Emperor Alexander II - liberator of the serfs By BOB DOMMETT
    Live concert of Russian classical music By OLIVER DAVIES and ADRIAN BRADBURY

  • Friday 15 June 2018 at 7pm
    Short film: Wild Russia – Volga wildlife
    RUSSIAN SUMMER PARTY
    Live reading of amusing play "The Bear" by Anton Chekhov, The Torch Theatre Company, director: JUNE VOLLER

We meet at 7pm at Friends Meeting House, 10 Cedar Road, Sutton,
SM2 5DA

Our Next Meeting

Friday 15 September 2017
7pm

A young scientist in Moscow 1966-67 By DAVID PHILLIPS
Short talk: A young scientist in Moscow 1966-67 By DAVID PHILLIPS

13TH International Ballet Competition in Moscow 2017
LECTURE: 13TH International Ballet Competition in Moscow 2017 By MARGARET WILLIS


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