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Golden Wave project over, winners revealed
Publish Time: 2017-06-21 12:50:00
Golden Wave 2017 musical project has come to an end. Winners were revealed in 17 nominations. Radio holding Fortuna is implementing several projects including the song competition ‘Golden Wave’. The annual competition reveals the ‘Song of the Year’.
Soft Eject music band to perform at Open Air
Update Time: 2017-06-17 16:37:00
Soft Eject, Georgian musical band popular in the 1990s, will perform within the framework of Open Air festival on stage of Lisi Wonderland this evening. Old and new compositions will be performed. The festival will end on June 18 with the concert of British Group Archive. Archive is a musical group based in London, England, whose music spans electronic, trip hop, avant-garde, post-rock and progressive rock.
Tbilisi Open Air 2017 officially opens today
Publish Time: 2017-06-16 16:18:00
The annual musical festival Tbilisi Open Air 2017 opens in Tbilisi Today. Festival will be held on June 16-18 this year. Lisi Wonderland will host the event. Georgian musicians and foreign artists will perform for the audience. The first day's headliner will be the famous British Anathema.
Shooting of “Negative Numbers” to begin in September
Publish Time: 2017-06-14 18:33:00
Film director Uta Beria will begin shooting of film “Negative Numbers” starting mid-September. The plot is based on real stories and is about a joint project of Georgian National Rugby Union and UNICEF, namely, how rugby changed life of juveniles being in conflict with law. The film is joint Georgian-French-Italian production, and preparations for shooting are already launched at Zahesi former #10 Penitentiary Facility of Juveniles. Shooting of the film will end in October.
Solidarity Fund marked jubilee
Update Time: 2017-06-10 16:45:00
Solidarity Fund marked its third jubilee of establishment with the charity exhibition of painter Tinatin Kobakhidze. The money collected from the exhibition-sale will be transferred for medical treatment of children and youngsters under 20 diagnosed with cancer. Solidarity Fund managed to mobilize more than 10 million GEL after 2014 with support of state institutions and private companies. It managed to cover medication expenses of 390 children.
Fatal Mistake – music for Georgian comics performed on theater stage
Publish Time: 2017-06-10 12:23:00
Twenty musicians performed the music Fatal Mistake created for the Georgian comics on stage of Marjanishvili Theater last evening. American composer Olajide Paris, Iranian composer Frasa Shomali and Georgian musicians Davit Toradze and Levan Bagrationi-Davitashvili created the music in 2 weeks.
Rehabilitation of historic house suspended
Publish Time: 2017-06-03 20:25:00
Rehabilitation of a historic house located at #34 Shalva Dadiani Street in Tbilisi has been suspended with undetermined term. Reconstruction works had to be completed in 2016. However, the works stopped several months after launching and a new tender was announced. The rehabilitation project of the house having cultural heritage status belongs to Icomos Georgia. Tbilisi Development Fund announced the new tender.
Ballet Festival to be held in Tbilisi
Publish Time: 2017-05-31 13:11:00
Ballet Festival has been founded at Tbilisi State Opera and Ballet Theater. Different ballet troupes of world countries, members of Georgian ballet group and Georgian dancers leading their activities abroad will take part in the festival. Netherlands Dance Theater 2 will be a special guest of the festival, which will be wrapped on July 2 by a gala-concert with participation of prima ballerina Nino Ananiashvili.
International Literature Festival in Tbilisi
Publish Time: 2017-05-30 12:49:00
The Third International Literature Festival is being held at Writers House in Tbilisi. The event was opened with a literature evening of Katja Lange-Müller, German writer. Twenty-three representatives from 17 countries arrived in Tbilisi for the festival including German authors and publishers. Meetings about literature will continue till June 3.
International week of museums ended
Publish Time: 2017-05-28 12:21:00
The international week of museums is over.Within the project Night at Museum, almost all museums of Georgia were openws from 21:00 to 01:00. Educational programs, excursions, cognitive games were arranged.
International Book Festival in Tbilisi
Update Time: 2017-05-27 20:35:00
The 19th International Book Festival is ongoing at ExpoGeorgia fairgrounds in Tbilisi. It was opened on May 25 and will be closed on May 28. Products of about 60 publishing houses are presented and various cultural and educational activities are being held. Some authors are introducing their work to the readers. The focus country this year is Norway.
Independence Day marked in Georgia
Publish Time: 2017-05-26 20:05:00
Independence Day is celebrated in Georgia on May 26. Georgia has been marking the day of restoration independence for 26 years since following the fall of the Soviet Union. After Georgia's declaration of independence on 9 April 1991, the government set on 26 May 1991 Georgia's first presidential election, which was won by Zviad Gamsakhurdia. It commemorates the 26 May 1918 adoption of the Act of Independence, which established the Democratic Republic of Georgia in the aftermath of the Russian Revolution of 1917. This year activities organized on the occasion of Georgia’s Independence Day were also dedicated to the 850th jubilee of Shota Rustaveli and his poem “Knight in the Panther’s Skin.” All events responded to the concept “I am from country of Rustaveli.” Solemn activities were held throughout the day both in Tbilisi and different regions of Georgia. The epicenters of main activities in Tbilisi were Rustaveli Avenue and Liberty Square. More than 300 newly-summoned military servicemen took oath at Liberty Square today. Ministries were represented with their pavilions. Celebrative activities took place in different cities. Georgia received congratulation messages from world leaders. A gala concert with participation of pop and opera singers and National Symphonic Orchestra will wrap up the solemn activities. The concert at Rose Square will begin at 21:00.
Exhibition at National Museum
Publish Time: 2017-05-26 16:11:00
An exhibition is being held at National Museum on the occasion of Georgia’s Independence Day marked on May 26, this year, dedicated to the 850th jubilee of Shota Rustaveli and his poem “Knight in the Panther’s Skin.” Translations of the poem into 51 languages are at display. All events today respond to the concept “I am from country of Rustaveli.”
Three art cafes allocated at Rustaveli Avenue
Publish Time: 2017-05-26 11:41:00
Three art cafes are allocated at central Rustaveli Avenue in Tbilisi aside of booths and pavilions arranged on the occasion of Georgia’s Independence Day. Actors will read out different passages from “Knight in the Panther’s Skin” a poem by Shota Rustaveli. An exhibition of works on the topic of the poem by Ketevan Matabeli, a Georgian painter and graphic artist, will be held at the pavilion of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection.
Gala-Concert dedicated to 100th jubilee of Tbilisi Conservatoire to be held
Publish Time: 2017-05-24 18:41:00
A Gala-Concert dedicated to the 100th jubilee of Tbilisi State Conservatoire will be held on May 25 at Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theater. The concert will be also held on the occasion of Georgia’s Independence Day. Graduates of musical institutions and laureates of international competitions and festivals as well as Georgian musicians leading their activities abroad will participate in the concert. The Tbilisi Vano Sarajishvili State Conservatoire turned 100 on May 1. The jubilee festival lasted during one month.
Tbilisi International Student Film Festival to open on May 31
Update Time: 2017-05-24 16:28:00
Tbilisi International Student Film Festival “Amirani” will be opened on May 31. Cinema schools of 19 countries and 38 Theater Universities will take part in the festival. The event will be opened by showing of “Wagonette” a diploma work of Giorgi Ovashvili, Georgian film director.
Aerosmith held a concert in Georgia
Publish Time: 2017-05-21 12:28:00
The season of Black Sea Arena was opened by a legendary rock group Aerosmith.Members of a legendary rock group held a concert in Shekvetili resort of Georgia’s Guria region yesterday.Aerosmith presented Hour and a half-long program and performed almost all the famous hits.Aerosmith arrived in Georgia within its European tour. 10 000 people attended the concert.
Goran Bregovic to perform in Georgia
Publish Time: 2017-05-20 17:14:00
Well-known musician Goran Bregovic will perform in Georgia. The concert will be held at Black Sea Arena on August 26. Tickets are already for sale on the tkt.ge website. The tickets price begins from 25 GEL. The highest price is 100 GEL.Goran Bregovic is a Bosnian and Serbian musician and one of the most internationally known modern musicians and composers of the Balkans.
Premiere at Cannes 2017 Festival
Publish Time: 2017-05-20 12:29:00
The premiere of “Jupiter’s Moon” of Hungarian film-maker Kornél Mundruczó was held at Cannes 2017 Film Festival. Georgian actor Merab Ninidze plays the main part in the film. The film is about the story of a Syrian refugee from Homs who is trying to make his way into Hungary from Serbia, along with his father and many other wretched souls. They are all caught, and find themselves in a web of cynicism and corruption.
Aerosmith in Georgia
Publish Time: 2017-05-20 12:20:00
Members of a legendary rock group Aerosmith arrived in Batumi, Georgia, last evening. Fans and journalists hosted the musicians at the airport. The group will hold a concert at Black Sea Arena on May 20. It will present a 30-minute-long program.
2017-06-22 16:13:00 | 1TV
Parliament adopts draft amendments to Constitution through the first hearing
2017-06-22 12:10:00 | 1TV
Kutaisi university city, wind power plants and tourist potential of Georgia - PM spoke about these issues
2017-06-22 12:05:00 | 1TV
Amendments proposed to be made into Constitution of Adjara region to be discussed today
2017-06-22 11:31:00 | 1TV
Public Defender of Georgia presented a special report on the rights of persons with disabilities