Festival 2014 - Volunteers
The Organizing Committee of the festival thanks everyone who participated in the preparation and conduct of the Festival 2014: "Thank you so much!"
Festival Hosts and Opening/Closing Ceremonies Team
Directed by - Natalia Didenko and Galina Verbitskaya
Composer, author of the hymn, who wrote another song for the festival - Alexander Bondarev
Choreography and music discovery, DJ - Anna Izhevskaya
Actors and actresses:
Stage design - Natalia Didenko and theater «CapitalKapustnik»
Video editing - Victor Prudovsky
General assistance in preparing and conducting the opening ceremony - Ekaterina Tyunnikova, Svetlana Vasilchenko, Yuri Kuklov
Big Thanks to the «CapitalKapustnik» theater team for the help in all areas - decorations, music, lights, costumes, transportation of director and many other things.
Technical and Organizational Support Team
Sound Engineers - Alexey Predit, Sergey Kuklov, Vsevolod Alekseev;
Behind the Stage Helpers - Kyle Kovkin, Dmitry Shvadskiy, Vyacheslav Pavlenko;
Dressing Room and Jury Room Helpers - Vera Kovalenkov and Elena Kuznetsova;
Photographers - David Zlotin, Tatiana Floyd, Oxana Minchenko, Svetlana Vasilchenko, Vladimir Goodkovsky, Sergei Moskalev, Sergey Sokolov and Ekaterina Dukelskaya (Sokolov Photography);
Reception, accommodation and transportation of guests - Irina Rogozina, Ed Marinov, Oleg and Vera Kovalenkov, Tatiana Floyd, Zinaida Khomenko, Natalya Stankevich;
Cultural program for guests (ceremonial welcome at the airport, excursions) - Kyle Kovkin, Irina Grushevaya, Alexander Mruz, Zinaida Khomenko, Yuri Kuklov, Yuliy Zyslin;
Lunches for Jury - Maria Bordyugova
Volunteers on Duty - our elves in green T-shirts and without ...
People Helped in Preparation of the Festival:
Assistance in documents' preparation and translation - Anna Agamir, Marina Dallnig, Dmitry Savransky, Ekaterina Tyunnikova;
Graphic design of the banners, letters, brochures and websites - Tatiana Floyd and Pavel Vorontsov (Moscow)
Preparation the catalog brochure - Dmitry Shvadskiy
Preparation of the program brochure - David Zlotin
Prepare and send letters of invitation - Irina Ibragimova, Masha Kruskal
Special Thanks to Lauren Adamsen, student of the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), for translation of articles and press releases posted on this web site.
We are very grateful to Vera Kovalenkov for her tireless care of everything, the willingness to help everyone, and ability to provide her help where it needed most!