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Saint Petersberg (Russia)

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  • Alexei Ratmansky wants to reignite Romeo and Juliet's spark

    Alexei Ratmansky wants to reignite Romeo and Juliet's spark
    This story has been corrected. Please see below for details. Here are things you will not see in choreographer Alexei Ratmansky's production of "Romeo and Juliet" for the National Ballet of Canada: A color-coded corps de ballet that unsubtly...
  • 'The Tribe' Scores Spirited Sales (EXCLUSIVE')

    MADRID - Ukrainian Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy's "The Tribe," which Karlovy Vary artistic director Karel Och describes as "the cinematic event of the year," is maintaining sales momentum after sweeping all three prizes at Cannes Critics' Week. A U.S. deal...
  • Move over Beef 'O' Brady -- here comes the bitcoin bowl

    Move over Beef 'O' Brady -- here comes the bitcoin bowl
    As college football fans enjoy the dozens of marquee matchups through the three-week college bowl season, one game will stand out not because of the quality of teams but for its new sponsor -- bitcoin. Bitcoin payment processor Bitpay announced...
  • Bitcoin new title sponsor of St. Pete Bowl game

    Bitcoin new title sponsor of St. Pete Bowl game
      BitPay, the minds behind the digital currency Bitcoin, have agreed to sign on as the title sponsor for the bowl game played at Tropicana Field in St. Pete, which will now be called the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl. The agreement runs through the 2016...
  • Van Zweden, CSO probe below the cheery surface of Shostakovich

    The 20th century orchestral program directed by Jaap van Zweden Thursday night at Symphony Center was the closest reflection yet of the theme of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's "Truth to Power" Festival. What we heard were potent examples of composers...
  • WKMG hires anchor from St. Petersburg

    WKMG hires anchor from St. Petersburg
    WKMG-Channel 6 has found its newest anchor in St. Petersburg. Ginger Gadsden joins Orlando's CBS affiliate on June 16. She will co-anchor the station's new 5:30 p.m. newscast with Matt Austin and solo anchor at 7 p.m. That 5:30 p.m. newscast debuts July...
  • As separatists press attacks, Putin vows to respect Ukraine vote

    As separatists press attacks, Putin vows to respect Ukraine vote
    Russian President Vladimir Putin asserted Friday that he is ready to deal with whoever wins Ukraine's presidential election. But his latest vow to facilitate a return of elected leadership in Kiev coincided with new attacks and incursions by pro-Russia...
  • Review: CSO launches 'Truth to Power' festival on powerful note

     Review: CSO launches 'Truth to Power' festival on powerful note
    Audience members drawn to the festival of Shostakovich, Prokofiev and Britten symphonic works the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is presenting over the next three weeks at Symphony Center are advised not to take the umbrella title, "Truth to Power," at face...
  • Gulfport: A pampering gem, steps from the beach

    Gulfport: A pampering gem, steps from the beach
    Only minutes from the Interstate and seconds from the beach, the Sea Breeze Manor in Gulfport is a strikingly friendly, beautiful base camp for enjoying the best of St. Petersburg and its beaches. You can greet the dawn while strolling across the white...
  • Vinoy House once was oilman's winter home

    Vinoy House once was oilman's winter home
    How historic is St. Petersburg's Historic Vinoy House? Well, it was built in 1910 to serve as a winter getaway for wealthy Pennsylvania oilman Aymer Vinoy Laughner, whose middle name has been immortalized in the Mediterranean Revival masterpiece known...
  • State champs St. Thomas, Heritage and Pines Charter ranked high in final poll

    American Heritage won its sixth FHSAA softball state championship, tying Miami Gulliver Prep for third most in Florida high school history. St. Thomas Aquinas repeated as Class 7A state champion, winning back-to-back state titles as it last did in 2002-...