12 January 2018

Nearly 190 thousand Dobass citizens attend DPR cultural activities during holidays

Nearly 190 thousand DPR citizens and Kiev-controlled territory residents attended events devoted to the New Year and Christmas holidays, reports the DPR Culture Ministry’s press-service.

“393 events dedicated to winter holidays - St. Nicholas Day, New Year and Christmas, were held in the DPR theater and concert organizations, republican museums, libraries and cultural centers. Nearly 190 thousand DPR citizens and residents of the Kiev-controlled part of the Donetsk region attended the events," said the Ministry’s representative.

Particularly, in the republican theatre and concert organizations took place 149 New Year parties, performances and concerts, attended by nearly 74 thousand spectators. Thus, only the DPR Head’s Christmas tree event "Fairytale Town” that took place in the Donetsk State Academic Music and Drama Theater was attended by 7,500 young spectators.

It should be added that the total number of actions, held in frames of the  in the humanitarian program on Donbass people reunification in the DPR cities and districts during the New Year and Christmas holidays amounts to 40 events with free admission. About 20 thousand people took part in the above-mentioned events, including 492 Kiev-controlled territory's citizens.

DONi News Agency