Germany, a Special Guest of the Forum

05/08/2021
Germany will be a special guest of the IX Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum. The Forum will feature the official closing of the Year of Germany, which has become an important milestone in development of relations between the two countries.


The program "Germany, a special guest of the IX Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum" proposes the active participation of cultural figures and experts from the country in the business agenda and other events embodying the popular culture approach. Spectators should expect a veritable feast of arts, including concerts and performances by famous creative teams.

Among the most anticipated events in November are the immersive concert of the Young Euro Classic Symphony Orchestra, the tour of the Thalia Theater, the jazz concert of Fabia Mantwill music and many others.

In the context of the "Year of Germany in Russia 2020/2021" over 750 events have been held in more than 58 Russian cities. Due to the pandemic, many events were held in hybrid format or online. The difficulties only helped highlight the meeting points between the two great cultures and the common views on the humanistic nature of art, revealing new prospects for mutually enriching dialogue.

The program "Germany, a special guest of the IX Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum" will serve as a vivid culmination of the "Year of Germany in Russia 2020/2021" and open new ways to strengthen the ties between our countries through culture and cooperation for the benefit of the civil society.