Wednesday, July 26, 2006

Folk Theatre "Russian Style" August Performances

The 40th CHIN International PICNIC 2006:
Folk Theatre "Russian Style" singers and dancers of Toronto
Folk Theatre "Russian Style"

Free summer performances at the Barry Zukerman Amphitheatre

The Barry Zukerman Amphitheatre in Earl Bales Park (4169 Bathurst St.) will hold free performances through the summer months. After a successful inaugural season, City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation staff have put together another summer of Tuesday Night Live and Family Fun Summer Festival performances.

Tuesday Night Live will feature a variety of genres. All the performances begin at 7:30 p.m.
The line up includes:

June 27 - Klez Factor
July 4 - The Three Tenors
July 11 - Mega City Swing Band
July 18 - North York Concert Band
July 25 - Sacred Music Society
August 1 - Thornhill Community Band
August 8 - Entertainers of the Wagman Centre
August 15 - Gypsy Flame Show Band
August 22 - Russian Folk Theatre "Russian Style"
August 29 - Ashkenaz Festival Preview

As part of the Family Fun Summer Festival, families can take part in family-friendly activities that begin at 5:30 p.m. Performances begin at 7 p.m. The line up includes:

July 13 - Drummatix
July 20 - Cadence
August 10 - Dufflebag Theatre
August 31 - Kanata Native Dance Theatre

Each time someone attends a free summer performance at the amphitheatre they are eligible to enter a draw to win one of six pairs of Luxury Suite tickets to see the Toronto Blue Jays play at the Rogers Centre on September 6. The draw will be held on August 31.
In case of rain, performances will take place inside the Earl Bales Community Centre, also located in Earl Bales Park.
For more information about the performances at the Barry Zukerman Amphitheatre or activities at Earl Bales Park, call 416-395-7873 or visit

Media contact:
Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation Media Hotline

You can see a performance of the Russian Folk Theatre "Russian Style"

On Sunday, August 6, 2006
At the Birches Place
Poselok Berezki
Jackson Point, De La Salle - Chapel
1940 Metro Road East, ON Canada L0E 1L0

Near Lake Simcoe
For details call: Alla Gejnish - (416) 423 - 5137

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Psychspirit said...

I love watching dance performances - especially ethnic dances. But the more I watch them, the more I'm longing to perform. I miss being on stage.

(My blog has changed.)

Anonymous said...

The "Russian Style"Dance Group is my favorite Russian Dance group now.Keep up the good work.You are great.Yakov

Anonymous said...

It was a enchanted evening at the Zukerman Amphitheatre in Earl Bales Park with the "Russian Style"Folk Theatre on Tuesday at 7.30 p.m.The large stage with the massive green trees background and the sky above presented a magical setting for the concert.I was enchanted with the songs and the music and the costumes.The performers were moving around like in a fairy land.We were transported in Heaven.Congratulations.Yakov, always your supporter.