More in the Year of Khachatryan Concerts
dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Aram Khachatryan,
were held at the Hall of National Philharmonic
of Warsaw on November 28-29.
Arminfo reported that the National philharmonic
orchestra of Warsaw played at the concert. The
concerts were organized by Adam Mitskevich Institute
of international cultural cooperation with the
assistance of Armenia's Ambassador to Poland Ashot
Health Through Art Minister of Health Norayr
Davidian awarded money and prizes to winners of
Armenian Young Painters Against Drugs competition,
organized in the frameworks of the national program
aimed at prevention of alcohol and drug addiction,
reported Panarmenian network.
The competition was organized with the support
of World Health Organization. The authors of the
eight best paintings received $50 each and the
winner of the first place got $100.
Film Studio in NKR During a recent meeting,
NKR Minister of Education, Culture, and Sport
Armen Sargisyan and the filmmaker Don Askaryan
of Germany reached an agreement on founding a
film studio in Nagorno Karabakh., reported Yerkir
Sargisyan pointed out the importance of opening
a film studio, because the country needs professionally
shot films, in particular, the ones on national
traditions, historical and cultural monuments.
In his turn, Askaryan stated his willingness to
contribute to the cause. He founded his own film
production in Germany in 1982. As film director
he has shot seven films, four of them being full-length
and feature films, three documentaries. Some of
the fragments were shot in Armenia. During two
days, Don Askarian's "Avetik" and "Komitas"
films were demonstrated at the Stepanakert Club
On Yerevan Stages ...
December 7: "We are your children
- Armenia", a concert in commemoration of
the 15th anniversary of the Spitak earthquake.
Armenian Singers and actors, such as Armen Tjigarkhanyan,
Irina Alegrova, Dmitri Kharatyan will perform.
The concert is organized by the Embassy of Russan
Federation In Armenia.
December 11-13: Vardan Petrosyan will
demonstrate his Benefice Program, which is a collection
of best parts of his last 10 performances. The
Show will take place at Paronyan Theatre.