A new place on the cultural map of Riga. A new cultural space Točka / Diena opens its doors

The building is unique, almost 50,000 square meters on five floors. The new cultural place Point it is made up of a new generation of professionals – director and producer Beatrise Zaķe, set designer and director Pamela Butāne, choreographer Rūdolfs Patriks Gediņš, philosopher Pēteris Andrušaitis, designer Klāvs Priedītis, etc. “Representatives of so many interests and … Read more

Liepāja Art Forum invites to the show Kaka un pavasaris / Diena

Director and actor Jānis Znotiņš together with actress Anci Muižniece created a play for children based on a book by Estonian writer Andrus Kivirehks Poop and spring motives. The book, translated by Guntars Godiņš, has already had two editions redeemed by readers, and the short stories included in it look at such topics from the … Read more

Guitarist Gints Smukais announces the concert series Atkusnis / Diena

“At the opening concert of the album on the evening of July 31, there was peace and quiet on Lake Raiskums, and the repertoire was subordinated to this peace with melancholic and calm melodies, and in the next concert series I will drawing on the experience of world-class instrumentalists and sharing stories about guitar finger … Read more

Rīgas Dinamo does not consider the possibility of playing home games outside Latvia / Diena

Russian media have repeatedly reported that Dinamo Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it will probably be forced to play home games outside Latvia next season. Such a move would give “dynamians” more freedom in travel matters, as they would not have to be quarantined after overflights. On Tuesday in the show All about hockey However, … Read more

Toxic smoke from forest fires has engulfed the Siberian city of Yakutsk / Diena

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The Latvian Basketball Union is interested in establishing a base in Latgale / Diena

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Emotional thriller and criminal intrigue. The premiere is Margareta / Diena

The story Margarēta Māra Zālīte after the work of Johann Wolfgang Goethe Fausts wrote in 1998. Director Reinis Suhanovs had seen the play at the Riga New Theater. This show in 2000/2001. was recognized as the best original drama production of the season. Rein Suhanov remembers that he liked the show very much, even though … Read more

Next spring, the group Hurts / Diena will perform at Arena Riga

Although the new album is scheduled for release on September 4, since May 15, when the audience was delighted with the first single Voices, followed by two more compositions every month – Suffer a Redemption – and zero as an outgoing single Somebody. Thus, the listeners can already have a clear idea of ​​what can be … Read more

Latvian amateur theaters will gather at the Theater Festival in Dikļi / Diena

Dikļi and theater playing have been closely connected for centuries. In 1818, for the first time, a theater performance in Latvian took place in the Zunda branch of Dikļi manor. A play by the German Enlightenment poet Friedrich Schiller Robbers translated and staged by a manor servant, a mere 17-year-old coachman Jānis Peitāns. Almost two … Read more

Samoilovs / Šmēdiņš / Diena triumphs in the finals of the best Latvian couples in Jūrmala

These two duos also triumphed in the first stage in Ventspils two weeks ago. Samoilovs / Šmēdiņš, who were placed with the second number, defeated the first pair of the tournament Mārtiņš Pļaviņš / Edgars Točs 2-1 (21:14, 25:27, 15:10) in the tense final. In the second set of the final match, Samoilovs / Šmēdiņš … Read more