U.S. Embassy Is Holding American Culture Spring in Lithuania


From April 15 to May 23 events will be held in Vilnius, Kaunas, Panevėžys and Šiauliai, offering the audience to familiarise themselves with American culture – there will be lectures, movie evenings, dance festivals and more.

The programme of American Culture Spring includes Gytis Padegimas’ and Aivaras Mockus’ lecture about American playwright Tennessee Williams, Kazys Varnelis’ lecture University’s New Paradigms: Netlab and Studio-X Research, concerts by Bobby McFerrin, Richard Bona, Sugaray, Vidas and Aušra Pinkevičiai, exhibitions (Diane Arbus: Press Retrospective 1960-1971; Jason Dodge: Personal Exhibition), evening of American literature, music and cuisine Call Me Ishmael, evenings of American cinema, Lindy Hop dance festival Harlem 2011, street dancing festival Rise Up: Summer Challenge 2011, family theatre play Little Indian Kikas etc.

Detailed programme of events is available here.

More information (in Lithuanian) is available at http://vilnius.usembassy.gov.

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