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Russian Folk-Show at Nikolayevsky Palace

By: ULKOtours
  • 2-hour performance of Russian folk show, 'Feel Yourself Russian', at Nikolayevsky Palace in St Petersburg
  • Upgrade your tour to include convenient round-trip transportation from your St Petersburg hotel
  • Marvel at the color and energy that exudes from the singers and dancers featured in the show
Russian Folk-Show at Nikolayevsky Palace
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Witness the colorful energy and vibrant charm of Russian folk show, 'Feel Yourself Russian,' during a captivating 2-hour performance at Nikolayevsky Palace in St Petersburg. Upgrade your tour to include round-trip transportation from your St Petersburg hotel and enjoy the convenience of traveling to and from the venue in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Be mesmerized by the vocal quartets and dramatic dances of the show and revitalize with traditional Russian snacks during the interval (own expense).
What to Expect
Feel the spirit of Russia in this beautiful folkloric show that will not leave a single person unaffected!
If you are lucky, you might even be picked up to join the dancers on stage!

The folk show is represented with 3 professional folk groups: 
1) “Peters Quartet” vocal quartet. Classical performance of folk songs, lyrical romances and Russian Orthodox hymns.
2) "Maidan" Cossack song-and-dance group. The name of the group gets its origin from the place where all Cossacks used to assemble in older times and where decisions were made "by the whole world". The group skilfully reproduces Cossack songs and dances in their original form.
3) «Stars of St.Petersburg» dance group. The dancers have graduated from leading schools of choreography in Russia. The repertoire covers lyrical dances of the Russian North, energetic dances of the Cossacks from the Don and Voronezh, dancing miniatures of the Urals and Siberia with their subtle humour. Spectators of all ages and tastes will be able to appreciate not only the ability of the performers to bring Russian national colour to the stage, but also their highest skills, complexity of acrobatic feats and breath-taking leaps.

Duration of the show: 1.5 hours (two parts of 45 minutes)
Drinks and light snacks are served during the interval. Try a bite of canapés with red caviar, ham, Russian Salami, various cheeses; enjoy a shot of Russian vodka, a glass of champagne, red wine, or stay healthy with mineral water, juice and assorted soft drinks.
Reviews (33)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice evening out. You are meet with a glass of champagne horderves in hallway and staircase. The show has traditional Russian costume and lively music. During the intermission you will find more champagne and several tables selling souveniers. The show was very entertaining!

Thank dleng
ElenaUlko, Управляющий at ULKOtours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear dleng, Thank you for this review. It is cool that you've enjoyed your evening! We hope to see you aboard with UlkoTours again soon so that we could show you some more of Russian traditions. Best regards, Elena Ulko.

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Very entertaining show with typical customes and dance

A beautiful variety of music,singing, dancing, colors and costumes. We really enjoyed the show, even my husband who is not crazy about dance shows absolutely loved it. We only would've liked slightly less singing and a little more dance, but only because we really loved...More

Thank 677sandrines
ElenaUlko, Управляющий at ULKOtours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Dear 677sandrines. Thank you for this review! Unfortunately, we cannot influence the amount of dancing presented in the show directly, however, we will send in your wishes to the show producers :) Talking about the photos - indeed, this is a special measure to ensure...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Go for the show and the cavier.

The show was good. Be carful because they do pull volunteers up on stage! The show includes an intermission with wine, vodka, and hors devours. Great dancing and unusual musical instruments.More

Thank Roger F
ElenaUlko, Управляющий at ULKOtours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Roger, Thank you for this review. We hope that a short interaction with the viewers didn't change your overall opinion about the show. Hopefully you've also enjoyed the traditional Russian buffet and that is really cool! We hope to see you on other tours...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Enjoyed it immensely

The fact that I read the reviews on Trip Adviser before I booked this Folk show for my family was very helpful, plus everything promised to be offered as part of the show was t 100% true. First of all, let the driver pick you...More

Thank MayMustafa
ElenaUlko, Управляющий at ULKOtours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear MayMustafa, Thank you so much for this prompt review. We love to hear that our guests remain pleased and enjoy the activities we offer, including this Folk-Show. We hope to see you on your future trips to Russia with Ulko-Tours as well. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Exciting evening

The Folk Show was really fun and enjoyable. The experience was definitely targeted toward tourists but it was a very good show and demonstrated the diversity of Russian dance and song. The drinks and snacks during intermission were a nice touch and the theater was...More

2  Thank svanz27
ElenaUlko, Владелец at ULKOtours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Dear SvanZ, I'm truly happy you've also enjoyed the evening show with the Kossacks. It is indeed an enjoyable activity and that is why we offer it to our guests here in Russia. At the same time, I would like to thank you for the...More

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