Children’s Christmas tree, organized by the Russian Embassy in the UAE and Community of Russian women, “Rossiyanka” took place in Abu Dhabi at the Al Raha Beach Hotel on the 25th December 2011.

Children’s Christmas tree, organized by the Russian Embassy in the UAE and Community of Russian women, “Rossiyanka” took place in Abu Dhabi at the Al Raha Beach Hotel on the 25th December 2011.  The event was attended by over 500 children and parents. From the beginning, all the adults and children were in the atmosphere of cordiality and fun. The New Year theatrical presentation organized by puppet theater “Harlequin” had been shown to the guests. Through charm and skills of actors, young viewers were able to plunge into the tale with magical transformations, fairy-tale heroes and, of course, gifts and prizes from Santa Claus and Snow Maiden. In the end of the event a festive buffet was waiting little guests and of course, as usual every child had possibility to tell the New Year’s poem to Santa Claus.

 

Overall, the event turned out bright and had a noticeable reaction among Russian compatriots.

The Russian Embassy in the UAE would like to thank everyone who helped organize the New Year holiday: Puppet Theatre “Harlequin” and personally Director of the theater A. Mahkamova, President of “Rossiyanka” T. Al Aroud, Vice-President of “Rossiyanka” A. Astanin,  Hotel Manager “Al Raha Beach “A. Tyukanovu, Russian music Center and  Director personally  S. Afridi, Russian private school and the Director personally, M. Khalikov, as well as all  activists from the Russian colony, S. Noor and A. Chistov.

 

Special thanks to the sponsors of the event:

1. Saleh Al Aroud – the company “Rus Aviation”

2. Camille Karkaevu – Dubai Dolphinarium

3. Dr. Safa Al-Janabi – the company “Orient Consulting & Legalized Translations”

4. Damir Valeev – Law Office “CRAMER-SALAMIAN”

The Russian Embassy in the UAE once again congratulates the “UAE” Russian compatriots and wishes all the best in the coming year, Happy New Year 2012!