The gala concert of the VII city festival of Amateur folk art "Yekaterinburg springs" will be held on Saturday, April 6, at the site of the "Center of culture and arts "Verkh-Isetsky" (subbotnikov square, 1). About it reported in Management of culture of Administration of the city of Yekaterinburg.
The concert starts at 15:00. It will be attended by the best Amateur groups and soloists of folk art of all genres and directions, from folklore to modern choreography. In the framework of the gala concert will be held the ceremony of awarding the laureates of the I degree and the overall winner – the winner of the Grand Prix of the festival.
It is worth noting that the festival has become an integral part of the cultural posters of Yekaterinburg more than 15 years ago. It was first held back in 2002. All this time, its main task was to support creative teams and Amateur artists, as well as to promote the achievements of masters of Amateur folk art of the Ural capital.
"Yekaterinburg springs" has a three-year cycle: in the first year the jury selects the best among creative teams and performers, in the second year a competition of masters of arts and crafts, another year the festival rests, and its participants accumulate creative resources to the next year again compete for the title of the best.
In order to present the scope of folk art, it must be said that from February to March 2019 in all districts of the city on the stages of municipal cultural and leisure institutions were qualifying concerts, which were attended by more than 900 people. Representatives of Amateur art to participate in the festival sent 58 organizations and enterprises. 75 soloists and 63 creative teams (more than 600 people) performed in the gala concerts of the regional tours of the festival.