Vinnista festival
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
On 25-30 April of the current year the 8th International Folk Dance Festival „Barvinkove Kruzhalo“ will be held. The festival will take place in a city of Vinnitsa, Ukraine. The festival’s main goal is the spiritual and cultural development of the generations, strengthening of the intercultural relations, sharing of the professional experiences and etc. The children’s folk dance ensemble “Lileo” under the guidance of Salome Bibineishvili and Lasha Mujiri will participate in the festival. The ensemble’s trip was organized by “Discover Georgia”, which also administers the tour in the city of Vinnitsa. Within the framework of the festival, the ensemble will take part in the excursion program. The ensemble will have an opportunity of visiting different sightseeing places in Vinnitsa, among them will be introduced to Vinnitsa art and choreographic centre and etc. “Discover Georgia’saim is to promote the Georgian folk dance and to present young, talented dancers on behalf of Georgia to the international choreography. The processing of the festival will be overseen by „Discover Georgia’s representatives Nina Kekelidze and Nazi Abulashvili. “Discover Georgia” continues series of the international folk dance festivals, where many Georgian dance groups will have opportunity of bringing recognition to Georgia and introducing Georgian culture around the world. 

Timetable:
April25(Thursday):
Arrival/accommodation in the city of Vinnitsa.

April 26 (Friday):
11:00 - Opening ceremony of the Eighth International Folk Dance Festival «Барвінкове кружало»;
16:00 - Meeting with the Mayor of the City of Vinnitsa;
19:00  - Greeting of the ensemble members  by the Mayor of Vinnitsa, Mr. Vladimir Groisman at the festival.

April 27 (Saturday):
11:00 – dances of the folk dance ensemble «Барвинок» for the participants of festival;
15:00 - Excursion program;
19:00 –the creative meeting of the group leaders and the participants in the art and choreographic centre «Барвинок» of the city Vinnitsa.

April 28 (Sunday):
11:00 - Concert «Дружбы» festival for all participants;
15:00 - Excursion program.

April 29 (Monday):
09:00 - closing ceremony rehearsal;
12:00 – participation in the performances dedicated to the International Dance Day
18:00 - Closing ceremony of the Eighth International Folk Dance Festival «Барвінкове кружало».

April 30(Saturday): Departure.