Put Putin on your fridge door

Put Putin on your fridge door

January 19, 2014 Vladimir Kozlov, special to RBTH

From portraits to fridge magnets to video games, Putin’s image has become a commercial venture

Walt Disney moves into Russian retail

Walt Disney moves into Russian retail

October 26, 2013 Pavel Belavin, Evgenia Pertseva, Kommersant

Disney plans to open stores of its flagship brand in Russia while exploring the possibility of smaller branded outlets negotiated through a local subsidiary

A Londoner’s starter guide to the Russian banya

A Londoner’s starter guide to the Russian banya

September 13, 2013 Ilaria Parogni, RBTH

RBTH correspondent Ilaria Parogni visits the first-ever Russian banya in London and shares her impressions and thoughts on one of Russia's favourite activities

HBO TV comes to Russia

HBO TV comes to Russia

June 1, 2013 Elena Shipilova, RBTH

Russian film company Amedia gets exclusive rights to HBO TV series. Russians will be paying a fifth of what Americans pay for Game of Thrones, Newsroom and True Blood

Top TV series in Russia

Top TV series in Russia

June 1, 2013 Natalia Mikhaylenko

Amedia, a Russian film company has signed a five-year output deal with HBO, giving it exclusive rights to some of the most popular HBO series: Game of Thrones, Newsroom, Girls, True Blood and Boardwalk Empire

Russian Summer camp: A mix of recreation and army-like discipline

Russian Summer camp: A mix of recreation and army-like discipline

May 4, 2013 Vladimir Erkovich, special to RBTH

Summer camps sprang into existence in Russia during the Soviet times. Today they combine recreational activities, army-like discipline and practical jokes for school-aged children – a tradition that goes back several decades

Moscow celebrates Night in Florida

Moscow celebrates Night in Florida

April 20, 2013 Pavel Koshkin, RBTH

With the 500th anniversary of the discovery of Florida by the Spanish conquistadors, Russia contributed to the commemoration of this event during the Night in Florida festival that took place on April 19 at the American Center in Moscow

Political satire returns to Russian TV

Political satire returns to Russian TV

March 21, 2013 Dmitriy Romendik, special to RBTH

In recent years, all Russian political satires have gradually shifted to the Internet, though experts say Russian TV audiences want to see more

Russian Adele will perform at Eurovision

Russian Adele will perform at Eurovision

March 3, 2013 Yaroslav Zabaluev, special to RBTH

Dina Garipova, the winner of the TV talent show “The Voice”, will go to the Eurovision Song Contest, bypassing further selection rounds. Garipova is renowned for her strict, buttoned-up style, and may count this to her advantage in the competition

Controversial bill raises concert prices in Russia

Controversial bill raises concert prices in Russia

February 28, 2013 Anna Vasilyeva, Kommersant-Dengi

Small rock bands that can't fill stadiums may forget about touring in Russia. If the State Duma adopts a bill that forces concert promoters to get a special license and a $5-million bank guarantee, small promoters will be ruined

DreamWorks to build three theme parks in Russia

DreamWorks to build three theme parks in Russia

February 21, 2013 Viktor Kuzmin, special to RBTH

As the Russian entertainment market shows rapid growth, Hollywood's DreamWorks Animation plans to build its first theme parks in the world which will be located in Moscow, St Petersburg and Yekaterinburg

Angry Birds amusement parks come to Russia

Angry Birds amusement parks come to Russia

February 11, 2013 Lenta.ru

Finnish company Rovio, the developer of Angry Birds, has announced plans to open several similarly themed amusement parks in Russia over the coming year

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