The city of Moscow is celebrating it 869th birthday this weekend and one of the events that Russian girls and boys would be able to attend during the celebration is the 5th International Festival ”Bright People”. On the 10th and 11th of September it will transform the Gorky Park into a floating circus tent under the open sky. The French street theatre Cie Remue Ménage together with Russian artists will show a new musical and acrobatic show ”The Legends of the Wind”.
During the ten-hour show that will unite theatrical and visual arts the spectators will enjoy the show by street artists, circus performers and fairy tales collectors. A parade of giant inflatable figures will take place and the surroundings will be transformed with video installations. Several museums and cultural institutions of the city will participate in the festival on a massive scale.
Each participant of the festival will become a part of the overall theme of the fairytale, which is connected with the element of air: the sky, clouds, the Sun and the Moon, the stars, trees and birds.