XI International Contest-festival of musical artistic works “Magic stars of Prague”
From 169 euro per person
The international contest-festival will be held with the support of "St. Petersburg Academy of Postgraduate Education" and the International Academy of Music of Elena Obraztsova, Russian cultural center in the Embassy of RF in Czech Republic, the Administration of the city of Prague with participation of Conservatory of Prague and c.r.o. “Sanartis” (Prague).
OBJECTIVES AND TASKS OF THE COMPETITION-FESTIVAL: preservation and development of traditions of multinational culture of the Russian Federation and foreign countries; The identification and full support of the most talented and promising children and young people in the field of the arts; Attracting children's homes, children with disabilities to the creativity of pupils; Exchange of experience between collectives, leaders and teachers, support of permanent creative contacts between them, their unification in the framework of the festival movement; Increase of professional skills of heads of collectives and teachers (holding seminars, round tables and master classes); Attracting attention from state, international, commercial and public organizations to the problems of creative teams and performers; Coverage of the creativity of children and youth in the media. Implementation of the decree of the President of the Russian Federation "On approval of the foundations of the state cultural policy" No. 808 of December 24, 2014.
NOMINATIONS OF THE COMPETITION-FESTIVAL
I. DANCE CREATIVITY: folk dance, stylized folk dance, pop dance, show groups, modern dance, modern, jazz-modern, free plastic, hip-hop, break dance, children's dance, ballroom dance and ballroom dance, classical dance (solo, Duets, small forms and ensembles).
II. VOCAL CREATIVITY: classical, folk (folklore), variety, jazz, choral, show groups (solo, duets, trios, ensembles, choirs).
III. INSTRUMENTAL CREATIVITY: classical, variety, folk, jazz, accompaniment, teacher-soloist (solo on various instrument ensembles orchestras).
IV. COMPETITION OF YOUNG COMPOSERS AND BARS. Purpose: to get acquainted with new trends and trends in art, to identify new talented composers, poets, and to promote their creativity.
V. THEATRICAL CREATIVITY: miniatures, excerpts from performances, excerpts from musicals, excerpts from ballets, artistic reading, puppet theater, musical theater, fashion theater.
VI. CIRCUS ART
VII. FINE ARTS: painting, graphics, photo art.
VIII. EXHIBITION OF APPLIED ART: sculpture of small forms in the interior, academic sculpture, jewelry art, sculptural and jewelry techniques: metal-plastic, cut-through metal, diffusion, hand-forging, casting, chasing. Carving on the bone, costume design, graphic design, batik cold and hot, free painting, heel and print, tapestry, remake art, collage, quilt, artistic felt, textile doll, hand-made paper, linocut, lithograph, woodcut, etching, , and others.
IX. COMPETITION COSTUME. SPECIAL PRIZES: Best national costume (2 minute show). The best creative number (2 minutes show). The best model (show in defile). The best stage costume (show in defile).
X. DEBUT. Children from 4 to 8 years are involved.
For participation it is necessary to present one creative number with a total duration of 2-3 minutes.
AGE CATEGORIES AND NOMINATIONS.
Up to 8 years; From 9 to 10 years; From 11 to 12 years; From 13 to 15 years; From 16 to 18; Over 18; Mixed group.
In the team of each age category, no more than 30% of participants younger or older than the specified age range are allowed. For example, in a team declared in the age category of 9-10 years, up to 30% of the composition may be less than 9 years old or over 10 years old.
TECHNICAL EQUIPMENT. Participants of all nominations can perform competitive works with live musical accompaniment or have minus tracks on CD-R in MP3 format.
PROGRAM OF PERFORMANCE. Each team, participant of the festival competition, presents a program of performances consisting of two pieces with a total duration of up to 8 minutes. Collectives in the nomination "Theatrical Creativity" represent an excerpt from the play with a total duration of up to 10 minutes. Soloists and duets of the nominations "Variety Vocal", "Dance Creativity" represent one work with a total duration of up to 7 minutes. Soloists and duets of nominations "Instrumental Creativity" and "Artistic Word" represent one or two diverse works with a total duration of no more than 7 minutes. If the program of performance exceeds 7 minutes, the jury has the right to withdraw the participant from the competition. In the nomination "Fine Art" and "Exhibition of Applied Arts", participation is organized in the format of an exhibition that takes place during the contest-festival. Within one participation can be submitted from two to four works of size (for arts and crafts - grounds) 50x70cm or less.
JURY. The jury headed by the chairman is formed and approved by the organizing committee of the competition-festival of famous artists, teachers of creative universities, directors, leaders of creative teams, cultural figures and artists. The jury is not disclosed until the start of the competition-festival. At the end of the contest-festival participants and teachers have the opportunity to discuss with the jury the contest performances and exchange opinions.
CRITERIA FOR ASSESSING PERFORMANCES AND AWARDING WINNERS. Competitive performances of participants are evaluated according to generally accepted criteria: technical mastery (according to nomination and age), artistry, complexity of repertoire, creation of artistic image, etc.
PRIZES AND AWARDS. All collectives, participants in the festival competition, and soloists are awarded memorable cups and diplomas. In each nomination and age category, the titles of Laureate I, II, III degrees, as well as the titles of Diplomant I, II III degrees are conferred. Soloists, holders of the Grand Prix, are awarded a free trip to one of the contest-festivals in Europe or Russia; Collectives, owners of the Grand Prix, receive a certificate approved by the certificate, which can be used to travel to one of the festival-competitions in Europe or in Russia. The amount of the grant is used at a time, solely for payment not more than 50% of the cost of the trip. Special diplomas and titles were also established: "Best choreographer", "Best accompanist", "Diploma for Artistry", "Diploma for the youngest participant", "Best teacher", "For the preservation of national cultural traditions".
IN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE COMPETITION FESTIVAL, participants can take part and improve their skills at master classes from professional teachers in various creative disciplines, gain theoretical knowledge and practical advice from experienced art masters.
- participation in master classes for contestants is free,
- the visit is strictly by appointment,
- at the end of the master class, a certificate of his passing is issued,
- all information received in the master class can be used in further creative activity.
Master class in folk dance
During the master class, the contestants will get acquainted with the rich heritage of their native country, learn the peculiarities of the ethnic warehouse of the primordial-Russian culture. Participants will immerse themselves in the atmosphere of Russian folk dance, learn the professional "tricks", which will be a significant contribution to the knowledge base of young dancers.
Master class on variety vocal
On the master class on vocals, young artists will learn the subtleties of the variety manner of sound production and the peculiarities of variety stylistics. Within the framework of the lesson, the basic principles of the pop production will be discussed. In a comfortable and friendly atmosphere, under the guidance of a professional performer, singers and singers will be able to better understand themselves, their voice and find original vocal solutions for the development of their musical career.
Master class on contemporary dance
Practical lesson on modern dance will be an excellent addition to the already existing choreographic base of the artist. In modern dance it is extremely important to be aware of the latest trends and actual dance trends. Visiting the master class on contemporary choreography, young dancers will be able not only to adopt the rich experience of a professional, but to bring fresh solutions to their own dance aesthetics.
Master-class on arts and crafts
The variety of modern techniques of decorative and applied art allows the young creator to choose a direction appropriate to his creative interests. Cognition of contemporary arts and crafts expands the horizon of the child and creates fertile soil for the development of creative abilities, imagination, the ability to think outside the box and generate ideas.
Master class on instrumental creativity
Take the opportunity to enrich your professional experience by interacting with brilliant instrumentalists of Russia and abroad. The master class will deal with the following topics: the development of musical abilities in different periods of study, the interpretation of musical works, musical training, as a way of developing common abilities and other topics relevant to instrumentalists. Within the framework of the master class, individual consultations on the repertoire and technique of execution are possible. *
* The master class will take place with a sufficient number of participants in the nomination "Instrumental creativity".
Master class on acting
An artist in any genre must know how to properly present themselves on the stage. At the master class on acting skills, participants will receive valuable recommendations on the emancipation and the development of confidence during the performance. Contestants will be given modern material on theatrical plastic and speech, the technique of inclusion in the role and methods of interpreting the character.
The program "Avia" - 169 euro + registration fee for participation in the contest-festival
The program "Bus" - 249 euros + registration fee for participation in the contest-festival
The registration fee for participation in the competition-festival: 70 euros from the soloist, 28 euros from the member of the collective (but not more than 500 euros from the collective) and 20 euros for the participant in the nomination of decorative and applied creativity.
The cost of the tour includes: bus service under the program, excursion service under the program, support of the head; accommodation in 3 * hotels in Prague, 2 and 3 bed rooms with private facilities; breakfasts and dinners according to the program.
It is paid additionally: air tickets, visa registration, insurance, travel in public transport. Lunches and dinners in the Czech Republic are 6-8 euros per person.
The host party reserves the right to make changes in the order of visiting the sites, preserving the program as a whole. It is possible to reduce the time of walking and sightseeing tours. Optional excursions are organized with a minimum number of 25 people.
For organized groups, there is a 10 + 1 offer. is free.
FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION-FESTIVAL it is necessary to send an application about the team (soloist) till 01.03.18 (You can see the sample application on the website or receive by fax) and pay the registration fee.
In the application it is necessary to specify: the full name of the collective (soloist); nomination; the institution in which the collective is based, its postal address (with the index), tel./fax; date of creation of the collective, honorary title, awards; number of participants and their age; Competition program: title, author, timekeeping, phonogram carrier, technical means; Full name of the head of the team, contact phone numbers. For visitors: the need for additional meals or excursions and information about the time of arrival.
IMPORTANT! According to the Russian Government Resolution No. 1177 of December 17, 2013 "On the Approval of the Rules for the Organized Transport of a Group of Children by Bus" (as amended by RF Government Decrees No. 579 of June 23, 2014, No. 652 of June 30, 2015, No. 569 of 22.06.2016), the time limits for submitting information for the organization of transfers and a sightseeing tour are limited.
Applications for the transfer and sightseeing tour are accepted no later than 3 weeks before the start of the festival. Groups that did not have time to apply before this deadline will be refunded money for organizing transfers and a sightseeing tour.
For the organization of the transfer and sightseeing tour it is necessary to send to the transport and excursion department to the address firstname.lastname@example.org the exact data of arrival and departure for the festival, a filled table with the data of visitors and an indication of who will sit on the bus with whom.
Later, than 3 weeks before the start of the festivals, changes in the arrival-departure data, lists for transfers and excursions, transport layout of the participants is impossible. Responsibility for the reliability and timeliness of the provision of these data rests with the persons who provided these data on behalf of the participants. These data are accepted only in electronic form.
PROGRAM №1 - Bus
1 day. 25.03- Arrival in Brest no later than 8:30 am. Collecting groups (the place and time of the meeting is appointed by the guide in advance). Boarding in the bus, it is possible to transfer across the border by train. Passage of the border, transit through the territory of Poland. A tour of Warsaw, a tour of the historic center of the Old City. Overnight at the hotel in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
2 day. 26.03 Breakfast. Moving to Prague. Check in hotel. Walking sightseeing tour "GRAND TOUR in Prague" (4 hours): Strahov Monastery, Loretta, Hradcany, Prague Castle, St. Vita, Charles Bridge, Karlova Street, Old Town Square, Celetna Street, Powder Tower. Dinner at the hotel.
3 day. 27.03 - Breakfast in the hotel. Free day. An excursion to Dresden or to Karlovy Vary, or to Cesky Krumlov (an extra charge of 25 euros per person with a group of at least 35 people) is possible. Dinner at the hotel.
4 day. 28.03 - Breakfast. Competitive day. Preparation for the performance. Rehearsals, competitive auditions. Solemn ceremony of rewarding. Dinner at the hotel.
5 day. 29.03 - Breakfast at the hotel. Free time in Prague. Departure from Prague, transit to the border. Night moving.
6 day. 30.03- Arrival in Brest for the train.
PROGRAM №2 - Avia
1 day. 26.03-Meeting at the airport in Prague. Walking sightseeing tour "GRAND TOUR in Prague" (4 hours): Strahov Monastery, Loretta, Hradcany, Prague Castle, St. Vita, Charles Bridge, Karlova Street, Old Town Square, Celetna Street, Powder Tower. Check in hotel. Dinner at the hotel.
2 day. 27.03 - Breakfast in the hotel. Free day. An excursion to Dresden or to Karlovy Vary, or to Cesky Krumlov (an extra charge of 25 euros per person with a group of at least 35 people) is possible. Dinner at the hotel.
3 day. 28.03 - Breakfast. Competitive day. Preparation for the performance. Rehearsals, competitive auditions. Solemn ceremony of rewarding. Dinner at the hotel.
4 day. 29.03 - Breakfast at the hotel. Free time in Prague. Airport transfer.
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Official site of the contest-festival: www.triumph-org.ru
The address of the organizing committee: 191186, St. Petersburg, ul. Bolshaya Morskaya, 19, letter A, cab. 2D2.