Moscow Nights, Inc is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote the appreciation of Russian culture through theatrical and music presentations, festivals, and educational programs. Based in the Greater New Orleans area, Moscow Nights, Inc brings the riches of Russian folk and classical culture and the spirit of internationalism to Louisiana audiences, adding another colorful layer to the vibrant mix of local cultural celebrations.
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In 1880, Russia’s Grand Duke Alexei visited Louisiana.Perhaps the highlightof this trip was the moment this real blueblood bowed down to the Kings of theNew OrleansCarnival.
At that moment, Russian culture touched a people with a strong presence and a vibrant personality all their own.
Well over 100 years later, Moscow Nights, Inc. continues that grand tradition started by the celebrated son of Tsar Alexander II, adding a bit of Russian excitement to an area well known for French, Spanish, Sicilian, and African traditions.
Moscow Nights is a non-profit 501c(3) arts organization in the greater New Orleans area that is dedicated to enlightening audiences on various aspects of Russian and Eastern European culture. Through it's activities, Moscow Nights provides both Russians and non-Russians alike with artistic performances and intellectual programs that bring a bit of Russian culture to a Louisiana audience.
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