American cultural center

American Cultural Center provides library and information services and organizes a variety of cultural events.

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Москва 26 мая c 16:00 до 18:00, 30 дней назад

Born in 1564, William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the English language. Even before his death in 1616, Shakespeare’s plays were being toured up the Baltic coast by hardy troupes of English actors, who, by the 1640s, got as far north as Riga

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Москва 26 мая c 14:00 до 16:00, 30 дней назад

«Reconstruction America » (1863-1877) The period after the Emancipation Proclamation (1863) and the end of the Civil War (1865) marked a complicated era of American history. What should be done with freed slaves? How should the ex-Confederate states be treated? Who should have power in the South? These questions plagued presidents Lincoln, Johnson, and Grant, who implemented vastly different policies to try to solve them

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Москва 26 мая c 14:00 до 15:30, 30 дней назад

Please come on Saturday, May 26 at 2 p.m. to the next Chess Club meeting. We are happy to invite our patrons to learn how to play chess and how to improve their chess skills. Chess is psychology, creativity and logical thinking. At the Chess Club, we will learn chess theory, how to solve chess problems, play games with the opponent, and we will conduct chess quizzes and simultaneous exhibitions.

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Москва 26 мая c 12:00 до 14:00, 30 дней назад

Приглашаем детей и взрослых на мастер-класс по созданию традиционной обрядовой Вепсской куклы.

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Москва 25 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 31 день назад

This unique interactive lecture explores Shakespeare’s contribution into the English language in an engaging format, combining a talk, music and poetry recital. You will find out: -   how Shakespeare made up new words -   which idiomatic phrases and expressions he coined that are still in wide use today -   fascinating facts about the English grammar of Shakespeare’s time -   what Shakespeare’s English sounded like -   where you can see authentic Shakespeare’s plays today You will also hear songs from Shakespeare’s plays, as well as extracts from some of his famous plays recited in reconstructed pronunciation of late XVI - early XVII cc

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Москва 24 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 32 дня назад

"Лирические мотивы из Америки и Европы. Прохладные песни, навеянные майской жарой." Для всех обладателей весеннего настроения, Клуб зарубежной песни проводит очередную встречу! Мы рады видеть на мероприятиях клуба ценителей пения, и зарубежной музыкальной культуры. Каждый желающий может индивидуально, под аккомпанемент, исполнять хиты разных лет.

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Москва 23 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 33 дня назад

Always a lover of classic literature, and while pursuing his many ventures, O. Henry had begun writing as a hobby, though gradually it turned into his main occupation. The many twists and turns of his own life, including his travels in Latin America and time spent in prison, clearly inspired his stories' twists and wordplay

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Москва 22 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 34 дня назад

Prepare a short story about big finales. The last day of school, the tough breakup, or the last time you saw your pet rabbit. Curtains are shot, audience is gone. When it's all said and done, what happens than?

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Москва 21 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 35 дней назад

On our regular meetings, devoted to the poetic word, we will read poetry, remembering Russian and foreign poets (Pushkin, Baratynsky, Tyutchev, Fet, Yesenin, Mayakovsky, Tsvetaeva, Akhmatova, Brodsky, Slutsky, Levitansky, Samoilov, Yeats, Whitman, Auden, Frost, Eliot, Milosz and many others), discussing importance of poetry in our daily lives and talk about time and ourselves

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Москва 21 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 35 дней назад

Stage Door is having a special event on May 21st. As a wrap up for the section of the history of musical theatre, we will play the "Name the Tune" game to test our knowledge of musical theatre tunes! Brave contestants from the audience will test their knowledge in the world musicals and try to guess every tune. All the participants will compete to be the first to guess the song, the character, or the show from Broadway, West End, France, Canada, Austria, Germany or Russia. This is your chance to fight to be proclaimed the King or Queen of Musicals. In the second part of the session, we will watch a few scenes from the film "The Magic Story", which is based on the Broadway musical "Seussical". Maria Linder, the director, will share the story of adapting the stage version for the screen. The event is coming on May 21st, at 7 pm. This club is in Russian.

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Москва 20 мая c 16:00 до 18:30, 36 дней назад

Please come on Sunday, May 19 at 4 p.m. to the dancing event where you will be able to learn Merengue-dancing skills and Bachata dance moves with our American instructor Manny Ongsing.

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Москва 20 мая c 14:00 до 16:00, 36 дней назад

Would you like to become acquainted with the key concepts and peculiarities of the Anglo-American legal system, find out what are the main differences from Russian law, ask the questions that you are interested in? A MGIMO teacher and lawyer Vasily Kuzmin invites you to another open class on legal English on Sunday, May 20 at 2 p.m., which he will conduct in his author’s curriculum using MGIMO teaching materials, combined with video materials from the Internet, what makes lessons more vivid and cognitive-entertaining. The lesson will take place on the model of teacher-student interaction, so, please, prepare yourself for active participation! Since the lesson will be predominantly in English, the Intermediate language level is recommended

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Москва 20 мая c 11:00 до 14:00, 36 дней назад

THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR INVESTING GAME! CASHFLOW® was developed by renowned entrepreneur and motivational speaker Robert Kiyosaki, author of the bestselling personal finance book of all time “Rich Dad Poor Dad". This game is the ultimate realization of Robert Kiyosaki's vision for an interactive tool to teach investing and wealth building. Put your financial skills to the test and learn how to escape the rat race in the comfort of your own home. Please join us on Sunday, May 20 at 11 a.m. Led by Yulian Birev (in English)

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Москва 20 мая c 12:00 до 13:00, 36 дней назад

Мы рады пригласить вас в наш Английский семейный клуб в воскресенье, 20 мая в 12:00. Если вы говорите на английском с вашим ребенком/детьми дома, если вы хотите найти новых друзей для разговора и игр на английском вместе, если у вас есть какие-то идеи как проводить время разговаривая и играя на английском - пожалуйста, приходите и присоединяйтесь к нам.

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Москва 19 мая c 16:00 до 18:30, 37 дней назад

Please join us on Saturday, May 19 at 4 p.m. for our regular Dramedy Club session. A nice simple bank robbery on a hot day in Brooklyn - walk in, take the money and run. But everything that could go wrong does... A cult tragicomedy « Dog Day Afternoon” starring Al Pacino - screening and discussion in a Dramedy club.

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Economics&Finance Discussion Club / Финансово-экономический клуб

Москва 19 мая c 16:00 до 17:30, 37 дней назад

For those who are interested in the current economic and finance issues. If you want to understand more about how financial systems work, discuss the modern trends in economics, learn specific terminology and practice your English in this field, you are welcome to join our Economics&Finance Discussion Club. In our biweekly sessions, we discuss articles from the well-known sources such as The Economist, The Financial Times, The Harvard Business Review. Next time we will talk about Economic Cycle. Why does the level of economic activity cyclically change over time? Do economists really understand economic cycles? What are the phases of the economic cycle? Is it possible to foresee economic downturns and crises? Is it possible to mitigate their consequences in advance? Please join us in the Economics&Finance club next Saturday, 19th May. The meeting starts at 4 p.m. and should take about an hour and a half.

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Москва 19 мая c 14:00 до 16:00, 37 дней назад

Dear children and parents! Join us on Saturday, May 19 at 2 p.m. for the Children’s Club meeting! This month it will be devoted to Connecticut.

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Москва 19 мая c 12:00 до 14:00, 37 дней назад

Summer is coming! In just two weeks time school will be over, waking up early will be over, and cold weather is already almost gone! Wait a minute. If summer is at hand, then one has to make ready. Have you planned out your summer vacation? Wait, do you even love to travel? Join us at the speaking club on Saturday, May 19 at 12 p.m., where we will finally sort out the travel question of the upcoming summer

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Москва 18 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 38 дней назад

Хотите освоить секреты фриланса и получить долгожданную свободу? Или просто организовать свою жизнь без утренних пробок и метро в часы пик? А в идеале — прибавить к двум дням оставшиеся 5, а не наоборот? Посещение этого мероприятия приблизит Вас к заветной цели!

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Москва 17 мая c 19:00 до 20:30, 39 дней назад

Приглашаем на встречу «Возможности международного волонтерства с АЯ», которая пройдет в четверг, 17-го мая в 19:00. На встрече с Волонтерским центром АЯ вы узнаете, как можно путешествовать, практикуя навыки общения, погружаясь в другую культуру и делая мир прекраснее. Мы расскажем, как стать международным волонтером и поможем выбрать доброе дело по душе: от реставрации замка и спасения черепашек до проведения фестивалей и работы с местным населением всех возрастов.

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