On 6 December, the International Song and Dance Festival took place in the A.L. Durov Circus in Voronezh. The programme of the festival was made up of performances which were selected as a result of two rounds which were held on 26 November and 4 December.
Russian artistic teams and performers, as well as international students from Voronezh universities presented their national songs and dances. All in all, about 250 Russian performers and 400 international students went on stage. The festival displayed national art from 51 countries.
This year, its motto was “For international consent. Against racism and violence.” The festival was organised by Voronezh State University International Education Institute and the Department of Culture of the Voronezh Government.