Kazan Puppet Theatre Ekiyat

Kazan Puppet Theatre Ekiyat (Jekijat), one of Russia’s largest puppet theaters, met the first audience in the new building on March 1, 2012. Ekiyat means Fairy Tale, a…

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Stone Flower inspiration

Stone Flower inspiration. Fairy tale about Stone Flower was written by Russian writer Pavel Bazhov. The tale was included in the collection “The Malachite Casket”, based on Ural…

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Ordinary Miracle school in Yoshkar-Ola

Ordinary Miracle school in Yoshkar-Ola, the capital city of the Mari El Republic, Russia, resembles fairy tale castle. The locals call it Hogwarts School (meaning architectural style), but…

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