Support RCC: Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a global giving movement. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. This year it falls on Tuesday, Nov 27. Exciting news! This year Facebook & PayPal are […]

RCC и By The Way Theater представляют: Айдонт андерстенд!

Russian Cultural Center Our Texas and By the Way Theater present Айдонт андерстенд!, a Russian comedy/melodrama about Russian life in emigration written by Viktor Shenderovich and with performances by Steve Kaganovich and Marina Karmanova. Play is only in RUSSIAN. BUY TICKETS NOW! В пьесе Виктора Шендеровича “Потерпевший Гольдинер” и в спектакле Сергея Коковкина “Айдонт андерстенд!” […]

Russians in Houston have diverse views on international affairs

An assortment of nesting dolls or “matryoshka” sit on glass shelves at the Russian Cultural Center. Some are in traditional Semenov style, hand-painted in traditional red, gold and black with leaves and vines wrapping around the wooden exteriors. Some more modern designs are playful with caricatures depicting former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and basketball legend […]

Houston Grand Opera at RCC

Artists in Residence Performance WHEN: Friday, March 24, 7:30p.m. WHERE: RCC Our Texas (2337 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005) ADMISSION: Free Suggested donation to RCC: $20 Performers: Sol Jin, baritone, Mane Galoyan, soprano, Geoffrey Loff, pianist/coach Armenian soprano Mane Galoyan won third place in the women’s voice division of the prestigious International Tchaikovsky Competition in summer […]

Stary Olsa: Music from the Heart of Europe

WHEN: Wednesday, March 22, 8:30p.m. WHERE: The Continental Club – 3700 Main St. Houston, TX 77002 ADMISSION: $10 BUY TICKETS ONLINE Belarusian band “Stary Olsa” occupies a unique position at the intersections where past meets present, tradition mingles with innovation, and contemporary creative expression has demanded the cultivation of skills that date back to the […]

Musical Evening with maestro Hans Graf: Music by Mussorgsky

WHEN: Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 7:30 p.m. WHERE: RCC Our Texas (2337 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005) ADMISSION: $20 BUY TICKETS ONLINE We continue our traditional presentations by maestro Hans Graf, the former Music Director of Houston Symphony (2001-2013). This evening is dedicated to the music of Modest Mussorgsky. Maestro Graf returns to Houston to conduct […]

Concert by Russian bard Larisa Gershteyn

WHEN: Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 7:30p.m. WHERE: RCC Our Texas (2337 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005) ADMISSION: $20 BUY TICKETS ONLINE The program is in RUSSIAN only. Впервые в Техасе! Лариса Герштейн с авторской программой «Иерусалимский синдром» Лариса Герштейн – легенда современного Израиля, певица, исполнитель песен Булата Окуджавы. Бывший вице-мэр Иерусалима. Основатель Фонда Б.Окуджавы в Израиле. […]

Evening with Russian writer and publicist Victor Shenderovich

WHEN: Saturday, April 8, 7:00p.m. WHERE: Children’s Museum of Houston (1500 Binz Houston, TX 77004) ADMISSION:$30 BUY TICKETS ONLINE The program is in RUSSIAN ONLY. No English translation available. Мы вновь приветствуем в Хьюстоне известного писателя, публициста, теле- и радиоведущего Виктора Шендеровича с программой КУКЛЫ. 20 ЛЕТ СПУСТЯ  С 1995 по 2002 Виктор  Шендерович был […]

Russian Spring Pop-up Market

WHEN: Sunday, March 5, 12:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. WHERE: RCC Our Texas (2337 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005) ADMISSION: free Art and crafts for every taste: Paintings Hand-made jewelry Clothing and accessories for little girls Framed photos And more! Russian music, hot tea and snacks For more information please call 713.395.3301 or e-mail