Category Archives: Russian

Some of the Puppets


Once upon  a time in one remote kingdom there were the King and the Queen… IMAG0091

Puppet Show

During our Open House on September 12, 2015 children and parents may watch a puppet show Princess and Dragon. The free performance will start at 12 noon.

The show in Russian is for kids from 3 to 8 years old.

Open House

We plan to have an open house for our theater studio and learning center on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 11 AM to 1PM at Kings Bay Y, 3495 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11229.

New Art Contest

We are preparing an issue of the magazine dedicated to Tove Jansson, Finnish writer and artist who wrote in Swedish. We invite children from 6 to 18 to participate in the contest of illustrations of her books. Works can be done in any technique, but cannot reproduce the drawings of Ms. Jansson. Please send scans of the works (.JPG format, resolution 300 dpi) to the address alla.markova@gmail.com

We also invite kids to compose their own tales (IN RUSSIAN) based on the motifs of Jansson’s tales; Swedish-speaking children may send their original translations of her works into Russian (as an .doc attachment).

In the Subject line please write ContesLastFirst name of the kid. In the text of the letter please indicate the kid’s first and last name in Russian, his/her age, country, city, address, names and contact info for parents and teacher (if available).

By sending a work for the contest and give the right to Malenkaya Kompaniya to publish it in the magazine, on site, FB page and in any promotional material.

The deadline is September 30 , 2015.

End of the School Year

We congratulate our students and all kids of NYC with the end of the school year. Students of Malenkaya Kompaniya, enjoy your summer break – but do not forget your Russian! We hope to see you all in September.