3027 Crossview Drive
Houston, TX 77036
6:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013
Russian Cultural Center Our Texas and The Gypsies band present
38th Julian Calendar New Year Party
The Eastern Orthodox tradition is observed by much of Eastern Europe and Russia following the older Julian calendar rather than the Gregorian, calendar of today. According to the Julian calendar, the New Year’s Eve falls on January 13th.
With a colorful blend of ethnic music and international folk dancing as well as assortment of traditional Eastern European food, the Julian Calendar New Year Party is a perfect opportunity to continue the holiday and unite friends from both eastern and western traditions.
The Gypsies will be performing with the big band. And the guest musicians include: dancing duo Oksana and Yuri and their Russian Fantasy Cabaret, and Gypsy Dance Theatre. You will hear and dance to music from Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Serbia, Greece, and the Middle East. The musical styles vary from cajun and zydeco, to klezmer, tango, and Gypsy swing.
Traditional Eastern European food will be provided by Polonia Polish Restaurant.
Do not miss this exciting opportunity to experience the vast mix of culture and fun!
http://ourtx.org/blog/2012/12/38th-annual-julian-calendar-new-year-party/ Admission: $15