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Moscow Committee Activities
Committee Chair: Aleksandra Efimova
Committee Co-Chair: Piotr Galitzine
Moscow Committee Information
In addition to participating in the American holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s, Russian-Americans also celebrate Russian Orthodox Christmas and “Old New Year,” which is the beginning of the year according to the Julian calendar. In honor of all the Russian and American holidays, the Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, chaired by…
The Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, chaired by Aleksandra Efimova and Prince Piotr Galitzine, was proud to host a reception for Russian-Austrian soprano Anna Netrebko on March 15, 2013. The VIP reception was held at The Graham Room at the Civic Opera House, following Netrebko’s debut performance at the Lyric Opera of Chicago….
Chicago Sister Cities International presents a free Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party on Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 2 p.m.-5:30 (or when the contest ends!). The contest will be streamed live from Vienna, Austria. Before American Idol, there was the Eurovision Song Contest. Since 1956, the Eurovision Song Contest has been one of Europe’s most…
Join the Moscow Committee of CSCI for their First Annual Holiday Party at the Drake Hotel’s Palm Court on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. The evening will include cocktails & hors d’oeuvres and a concert performance. Tickets are $35. Sponsored by the Moscow Committee of CSCI.
In connection with the 3rd Annual Russia Day Gala on June 13, and in celebration of the 13th anniversary of Russian independence, the Moscow Committee of CSCI presents the 3rd Annual Russian-American Business Forum from 11:30 am–2 pm on Thursday, June 13 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. The Russian-American Business Forum is one of the premier…
Chairs Aleksandra Efimova and Prince Piotr Galitzine of the Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, in partnership with the US-Russia Chamber of Commerce invite you to the Third Annual Russia Day Gala at the Drake Hotel’s Gold Coast Ballroom. The black tie gala will honor His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak, Ambassador of the Russian…
The Moscow Committee of CSCI hosts a private pre-performance reception with Boris Eifman in honor of the opening night of the Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg’s production of Rodin on Friday May 17, 2013 from 5–7 p.m. The performance of Rodin will follow the reception at 7:30 p.m. at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. Visionary choreographer Boris Eifman’s…