Art & Culture
Photo album published by Mongolian journalist working in Sweden
The launch of the ‘Humans in Sweden’ photo album by Mongolian journalist R.Khishig-Aldar, who live in Sweden, took place today at the Mongolian Theatre Museum.
‘Festival of 1000 Stuff Bottle Pouches’ fair takes place
A trade fair themed ‘Festival of 1000 Stuff Bottle Pouches’ was held in Umnugobi aimag on January 15-16. More than 1500 pouches made by over 300 embroidery artists were displayed at the event.
Opera singer E.Amartuvshin to perform at Italian theatres
State Honored Artist, Soloist of the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet and Cultural envoy E.Amartuvshin is to perform at two Italian theatres including Teatro Regio Torino and Teatro Municipale Piacenza.
Rare findings of Ordu Baliq under restoration
A fine-designed ancient well was discovered by the ‘Orkhon’ Mongolian-German joint team of archaeologists in the ruins of Ordu Baliq last autumn. Several items including two varnished wooden columns, large gold-plated lock, marble lions, wooden tomb, bronze bell with Chinese writing and various clay utensils were found at the bottom of the well.
’State with no stamp’ play to be staged
’State with no stamp’ history play by People’s Writer, State Prize Laureate B.Lkhagvasuren will be staged on January 18-20 at the State Academic Theatre of Drama.
Winter Festival of Altai Nomads to be held
Governor's Offices of Bayan-Ulgii aimag and Altai soum, Tourism Federation in the aimag in collaboration with Grand Altai Travel are to organize an event ‘Winter Festival of Altai Nomads’ on February 16-17 in a place named Buhun Uul in Ulgii soum.
The Voice of Mongolia awarded at Asian Television Awards
At the 23rd Asian Television Awards held in Malaysia on January 12, Mongol HD Television became an award winner of two programming categories: Best entertainment and Best adaptation of an existing format, with its program ‘The Voice of Mongolia’.
State Philharmonic Orchestra to put on concert with Tchaikovsky compositions
Mongolian State Philharmonic Orchestra is to perform a concert with ‘Romeo and Juliet’ overture-fantasy and ‘Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74’ by renowned Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky on January 19.
Actor Ts.Tserenbold to be in ‘The Rising Hawk’
Mongolian actor Ts.Tserenbold played in the upcoming action film 'Zakhar Berkut' (The Rising Hawk).
G.Ariunbaatar signs contract with Mariinsky Theatre
State Honored Artist opera singer G.Ariunbaatar signed a long term contact with the Mariinsky Theatre.
Precious snuffboxes and cloth bags for snuffbox displayed
Museum in Bayankhongor aimag in collaboration with Khaan Bank conducted an exhibition of snuffbox and cloth bag for a snuffbox on January 7-8 to the citizens of Bayankhongor aimag.
Film about rebellion of 2000 soldiers to premiere
The official trailer for the feature film, “2000”, based on a historical event, has recently aired. It is to premiere on March 1.
Three ballets to be performed in January
The State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet scheduled its program of January of the 56th season.
Second volume of deer stone book released
The second volume of a book named ‘Deer stones Culture of Mongolia and Neighboring Regions’ has been released.
Ch.Badral selected as one of 20 singers to compete in Cardiff Singer of the World 2019
Competing with over 400 opera singers, a soloist of the Mongolian Military Song and Dance Academic Ensemble Badral Chuluunbaatar was selected one of the final twenty for the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019 competition.
‘Khiimori’ movie to be premiered on January 5
A movie named ‘Khiimori’ inspired by a poem ‘Brown horse’ of State Laureate Ch.Lkhamsuren will be premiered on January 5.
Annual Silver Night of Ulaanbaatar to take place
Annual show concert ‘Silver Night of Ulaanbaatar’ is to be organized at Sukhbaatar Square on December 31, from 10PM to 1AM.
'Three Sad Hills' opera to be staged on December 30
This year marks the 68th anniversary of foundation of the first-ever music theatre of Mongolia and 55th anniversary of establishment of Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet.
Bogd Khaan Palace Museum offers special pricing on National Independence Day
In celebration of the 107th anniversary of Restoring the National Freedom and Independence of Mongolia, the tickets for the Bogd Khaan palace museum is being sold at discounted price between December 26-29.
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