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On February 17, 2018, the dance ensemble "Helicon" of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics performed at the All Russia specialized choreography competition "DANCE-ART-2018". Our student awarded the first degree at this prestigious event. Within the competition, participants from various cities showed 62 dance items. The dance ensemble "Afyrtyn" from Abkhazia, "Grazia" from Vladimir, Team of arts Centre "Charm" from Kazan and Variety Theatre "Province" from Penza performed vivid dances.
The dance ensemble "Helikon" participated in the nomination "Pop choreography" in the youth age group. Our students presented dance composition "Megapolis" and a dance on military-Patriotic theme "Woman's face of war". With a special warmth the audience and jury evaluated the item dedicated to the events of the great Patriotic War on women along with the men came out with weapons to protect our homeland. The performances of contestants were evaluated by: Elena Grishkova, honored artist of Russia, Professor of Moscow state Institute of culture, assistant artistic Director of Nadezhdina State academic choreographic ensemble "Birch"; Galina Koryakina, honored artist of Russia, associate Professor of the Moscow state Institute of culture, teacher-choreographer.
It is a real pleasure that our students reached such a high score.