Cultural Program

Concert&Theater Center "Ugra-Classic"
Chess Club
"De la Regence"
in the area of the Restaurant "Amadeus"

September 21 - October 2, 2010
21:00 - 24:00

Cafe de la Regence in Paris is famous to anyone who is interested in the history of chess.
It so happened that in the 18-19th centuries Cafe de la Regence was a European center of the "ancient Indian game" and a battleground for the known grandmasters of the time.
Among the regular visitors of the cafe there were such celebrities as Denis Diderot, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Francois-Andre Danican Philidor, Napoleone and Benjamin Franklin. The chess champion De Kermur Sire de Legal, and later Lionel Kieseritzky and Daniel Harrwitz played chess on a professional basis in the cafe.
From September 21 to October 2 the Concert&Theater Center "Ugra-Classic" will do its best to revive a spirit of the famous Parisian cafe.

Program of the Chess club:

  • Chess tournaments;
  • Movies about chess;
  • Discussions on great chess players;
  • Night concerts of the "Ugra-Classic" stars;
  • Desserts of Cafe de la Regence in the 19th century style.

Cinema program
22:30 daily
September 26, Sunday
"Chess players" (1977)

September 27, Monday
"Coco Chanel and Igor Stravinsky" (2009)

September 28, Tuesday
"Searching for Bobby Fisher" (1993)

September 29, Wednesday
"The Chess" (1984)

September 30, Thursday
"The Luzhin Defence" (2000)

October 1, Friday
"The Seventh Seal" (1957)

October 2, Saturday
"A Chess Story" (1957)

Free admission

Night concerts
September 22, Wednesday
International award winner
Elena Kozemirenko (Pipe organ)

September 24, Friday
International award winner
Quintet "Siberia-Brass"

September 25, Saturday
International award winner
Oleg Borovkov (Saxophone) and
Honored worker of Arts of Ugra
Alexander Galushko (Piano)

September 26, Sunday
Folk show "Wooden Russia"

International award winners
Alexey Peresidliy (Button accordion),
Andrey Popov (Balalaika),
Natalia Sereda (Folk singing)

September 27, Monday
International award winners
Vladimir Anikin (Accordion)
Eugeniy Baturin (Piano)

September 28, Tuesday
International award winners
Andrey Nevyantsev (tenor)
Alexey Isaev (baritone) and
Honored worker of Arts of Ugra
Alexander Galushko (Piano)

September 29, Wednesday
Chamber ensemble "Consone"

September 30, Thursday
International award winner
Elena Kozemirenko (Pipe organ)

October 1, Friday
People's artist of Russia
Natalia Gerasimova (Soprano)

October 2, Saturday
International award winner
Oleg Borovkov (Saxophone) and
Honored worker of Arts of Ugra
Alexander Galushko (Piano)

Ticket price: 300 Rubles

During the World Chess Olympiad
the Concert&Theatre Center "Ugra-Classic" represents:

September 22, Wednesday
20:00
Surgut Music&Drama Theater
Musical "Freedom Forever"

September 23, Thursday
19:00
Svetlana Svetikova and Edward Shulzhevsky
Musical "Romeo and Juliet"

Theater Festival "White Space"

September 25, Saturday
17:00
Dramatic fairy show "My Grandson Venyamin"

September 26, Sunday
17:00
Fairytale "Canterville Ghost"

September 27, Monday
19:00
Fairytale "By green hills of the ocean"

Votaries of a particular lifestyle!

AMADEUS is a unique area of a club-restaurant in Khanty-Mansiysk. It can be truly evaluated by the votaries of a particular style of life.

Pleasant and surprising socials, elegant interior and close to perfect service - all that is not easy to find and that should be cherished ...

AMADEUS takes onspecial significance due to its club programs. Wizards of high art and jazz improvisation create a remarkable emotional atmosphere. It's impossible to remain indifferent there!

During the time of World Chess Olympiad AMADEUS offers the guests of Ugra not only a "chess program", but also a special "chess menu" - that is a delicious combination of the dishes of French Cafe De la Regence of the 19th century and the Ugorian delicacies which can definitely please the most demanding gourmand.

"Ugra-Classic" is always with you ...

in the Restaurant AMADEUS
for the participants and guests of the Olympiad and for the citizens of Khanty-Mansiysk

During the Olympiad daily
21:00               we look forward to seeing you in the Restaurant Amadeus
22:00               you are welcome to a night concert in Organ Hall
22:30               you are invited to watch films about chess in the Restaurant Amadeus