Japan will start the tour of the Moscow circus of Nikulin

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in fotobounce Circus of Nikulin on Tsvetnoy Boulevard. Archival photoJapan will start the tour of the Moscow circus of Nikulin© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Tour of the Moscow circus name Nikulin will start in the Japanese city of Fukui in the framework of the project «Russian seasons» on Sunday, reported the press service of the project.

The tour will last from July 6 to August 28. During this time the residents of the six largest cities in Japan will see equilibri, performances of trapeze artists, trained animals and other exciting amenities and attractions of the Russian circus. The highlight of the program will be the famous clown Dimitri and Bela Syndrome, which the Japanese audience not for the first year meets with a standing ovation.

The performances will be held in Tokyo, Yokohama, Chiba, Nagareyama, the tour will finish on August 28 in Nagoya.

The official opening ceremony of «Russian seasons» was held in Japan on 4 June. The program of the tour in Japan in the framework of «Russian seasons» also included the Mariinsky theatre, the Hermitage Museum, the Maly drama theatre, seaside Mariinsky theatre, the Nikulin Moscow circus, drama Theatre named after Pushkin Academy of Russian ballet named after Vaganova, Bolshoi Symphony orchestra of Tchaikovsky, the ballet Theatre named after Jacobson, the State academic theatre of classical ballet, Symphonic chapel of Russia, all-Russian state Institute of cinematography named after Gerasimov all-Russian Museum Association of musical culture named after Glinka, the Cossack ensemble «Stavropol».

The program «Russian seasons» includes more than 200 events that will take place throughout the year in 42 cities throughout Japan.