Viktor “Kee” Kiktev, a juggler from Pryluky (2 hours east of Kyiv) amazed crowds last night to advance to the finals of ‘America’s Got Talent’. A split decision amongst the judges, the audience chose Viktor over Rubik’s Cube wizard Steven Brundage in an instant vote during the live show. A former Cirque du Soleil member, […]Read more "Ukrainian juggler Viktor Kee advances to ‘America’s Got Talent’ finals"
A guide to Ukrainian events this summer: View UkrCdn Summer Event Guide 2016 in a full screen map Calgary Ukrainian Festival June 4-5 Calgary, AB To provide to the citizens of Calgary an informative, educational and entertaining festival that celebrates all aspects of our unique and rich Ukrainian heritage and to raise the profile of […]Read more "Ukrainian Summer Festival Guide 2016"
For American TV watchers, telecommunications giant Verizon’s latest campaign ‘Customize TV’ features Ukrainian culture in the not-so greatest light. Featuring Rashida Jones from the Office and Parks & Rec, she pleads to have the channel changed from airing Ukrainian dancers, uttering ‘I’ll watch anything except this’. See below: For those who want to express themselves, […]Read more "Verizon: ‘I’ll watch anything except this’ Ukrainian dancing"
Calgary Ukrainian Festival June 6-7 Calgary, AB To provide to the citizens of Calgary an informative, educational and entertaining festival that celebrates all aspects of our unique and rich Ukrainian heritage and to raise the profile of Calgary’s Ukrainian Community through a professional and inclusive annual event that showcases Ukrainian arts, cuisine, entertainment and culture […]Read more "Ukrainian Festival Summer Guide 2015"
It’s not every day Canadian and American public broadcasters team up for investigate journalism, and we’re in for a treat as CBC & PBS co-produced a documentary about the evil side of Vladimir Putin – and it airs first in Canada tonight at 9PM EST on CBC: He casts a long shadow over globe. Russian […]Read more "CBC & PBS team up for Putin doc starting tonight"