In June, RNG provided financial support to the Educational Center “Two Wings”, which includes a like-named theater, a school of choreography and theatrics. The Center is located in St. Petersburg. Head of the Center’s Board of Trustees is Ulyana Lopatkina, People’s Artist of Russia and prima ballerina of the Mariinsky Theater.
“Two Wings” implements a large number of charitable and missionary projects: plays, concerts, festive leisure programs in orphanages, boarding schools, hospitals, nursing homes, Orthodox Christian Sunday schools and grammar schools in St. Petersburg, Leningrad oblast (region) and other regions. The educational program has been focused on children of different ages. At present, the school has 70 pupils.
Partners of the Center “The Two Wings” are famous charity foundations “The Children’s Mission” and “Advita”. The performances are held on the stage of the Orthodox Drama Theatre “The Wanderer” and St. Petersburg Puppet Fairytale Theatre. The theater is a laureate and diploma winner of the Bryantsev International Festival in St. Petersburg Theater, the All-Russian Easter Theater Festival, the City Theater Festival “The Theater Days”, and the City Theater Festival “The Beginning”.