Rock the first week of March with the best events in town

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Start March on the right foot with the best events of the week that St Petersburg has to offer

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Event: Fear and Misery at the Interior Theater
About: On Saturday the Interior Theater will stage once again the famous play by Bertolt Brecht: Fear and Misery of the Third Reich. The performance, played by young talented actors, draws a parallelism between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union.
When: Saturday 3 March at 7pm
Where: Interior Theater, 104 Nevskiy Prospekt, 191025
Price: From 800 to 1,200 roubles
Language: Russian

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Event: The Florida Project
About: The budget motels just outside Orlando, Florida, have been the topic of interest of many documentaries and movies lately. This fascinating drama movie follows the story of Halley and her kids, who survive on welfare, and the motel manager Bobby, who goes out of his way to help people like Halley and their children.
When: Sunday 4 March
Where: Angleterre Cinema, 24 Malaya Morskaya Ulitsa, St Petersburg, 190000
Price: 450 roubles
Language: English with Russian subtitles

Event: National Geographic Photo Exhibition
About: If you still haven’t visited the National Geographic Photo Exhibition at Etagi, this is the last weekend to do so. On Sunday 4 March you will have the last chance to visit the exhibition featuring the best photos of Russian wild nature from 2017.
When: From 2 February to 4 March
Where: Loft Project Etagi, 74 Ligovsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 191040
Price: 200 roubles

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Event: Trip to Karelia
About: Explore the wonderful landscapes of Northern Russia with a wonderful trip to Karelia. Visit Karelia’s ancient fortress, the Lutheran church in Lakhdenpokhya and learn more about the history of the area.
When: Sunday 4 March
Where: Karelia
Price: 3,500 roubles
Language: Russian, English

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Event: Youth and Wine
About: What is better in the world than youth and wine? If you are struggling to find the answer then this festival is made for you. Enjoy a two day wine festival with performance, lectures, jazz and obviously … wine! Buy your ticket here.
When: 8 and 9 March
Where: Aleksandrinky Theater, 49 Fontanka Embankment, St Petersburg, 191023
Price: From 1,000 to 1,900 roubles

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Event: Eurocup: Zenit VS Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia
About: For all the basketball fans out there: Don’t miss Friday’s game Zenit vs Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia.
When: Friday 9 March
Where: Yubileyny Sports Palace, 18 Prospekt Dobrolyubova, St Petersburg, 197198
Price: Buy your ticket here

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Event: Tekstil Music Night
About: Get ready for a night of music at kpd with the St Petersburg group Tekstil. Find their music here.
When: Wednesday 7 March, from 11pm
Where: KPD, 40 Kozhevennaya Liniya, St Petersburg, 199106
Price: 200 roubles

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