Penza to combine “Leningrad” musical band concert with Russia-Wales match viewing
Penza, 19 June 2016. PenzaNews. The Euro 2016 match between Russia and Wales will be broadcast for the big public on the walls of the “Diesel-Arena” Penza sports and entertainment complex, which will host the concert of Sergei Shnurov’s “Leningrad” musical band in the same evening on Monday, June 20.
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“We are working 24 hours a day. We tested a powerful projector yesterday at 22.00 for the Russia-Wales display on the walls,” one of the organizers told PenzaNews, adding that the wall of the Moiseev entrance will be used for the broadcast.
The visitors of the concert will be able to watch the beginning of the game inside: the first time will be displayed at the arena cube during the “Leningrad” performance.
After the concert, everybody would be able to watch the match outside.
As part of the concert preparation measures, the stage will be moved to the further edge of the rink with the protection screens remove, to ensure quality sound in addition to rented cutting-edge sound system.
As a surprise for the audience, members of several notable Penza bands will team up to join “Leningrad.” They will perform songs by “Bukharin Blues,” “Pitony 3000” and “Na!Smert.” Moreover, the audience will get an opportunity to sing a Penza-written song with the main band.
Visitors of the concert would be able to have a snack, a cup of coffee, warm or hot drink without leaving their zones.
Reportedly, the Pervukhin and Moiseev entrances to “Diesel-Arena” will open at 18.00, while VIP ticket holders will also be able to enter through the additional entrance to the right of the former.
The arena seats will begin filling with people starting from 18.18.
The special guest will be performing at 19.19, while “Leningrad” will go to the stage at 20.20; the concert will finish at 22.22.