"Cheburashka" is a small brown-haired animal famous for his huge ears and big eyes. He is an entirely fictitious character from a 1965 children’s book by Russian writer Eduard Uspensky. In 1969 Cheburashka played the main part in very popular Russian cartoon by Soyuz-Mult-Film, Soviet Union’s major animated film studio.
11-23-2022. Hidden Spring Lavender & Alpaca Farm in Skillman, Somerset County, NJ
Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena attended kid's party in New Jersey on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2022. This private event took place at the Hidden Spring Lavender & Alpaca Farm, 890 Belle Mead-Blawenburg Rd, Skillman, NJ 08558. (Somerset County, New Jersey). 1 hour program of entertainment included interactive games, music, songs, and dances. Music was performed live on garmoshka and balalaika. Роли Чебурашки и Крокодила Гены исполнили артисты ансамбля "БАРЫНЯ".
04-13-2019. Hudson's House of Play, West New York, New Jersey
Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena enterained kids during birthday party at the Hudson's House of Play West New York, New Jersey (Hudson County) on Saturday, April 13th, 2019. Exact address of the venue: 40 Riverwalk Plaza, West New York, New Jersey 07093.
02-02-2019. Restaurant Chinar in Brooklyn, New York
On Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 around 8pm Cheburachka, Krokodil Gena, garmoshka player Mikhail Smirnov, balalaika player Elina Karokhina performed during Russian birthday party at the Restaurant Chinar in Brooklyn. Exact address of the venue: Chinar Restaurant & Special Events, 2775 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235. Крокодил Гена, Чебурашка, музыканты ансамбля Барыня Михаил Смирнов (гармошка) и Элина Карохина (балалайка) встречали гостей на большом юбилее в ресторане Чинар на Кони-Айленд авеню в Бруклине.
12-08-2018. Birthday party in Jamison, PA (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
On Saturday, December 8th, 2018 Cheburachka, Russian garmoshka player Mikhail Smirnov, balalaika virtuoso Elina Karokhina and folk dancer Vladimir Nikitin performed during Russian birthday party that was taking place at private house in Jamison, PA (Bucks County, Pennsylvania). Чебурашка, танцоры Алиса и Володя, а также музыканты ансамбля Барыня Михаил и Лина развлекали именинника и его гостей на небольшом эксклюзивном юбилее в частном доме, расположенном в Бакс-Каунти, административном округе штата Пенсильвания.
10-16-2016. Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena at the Kabaret Restaurant in Spotswood, (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena provided one hour program that included photo session, games and fun during Elon's 1st Birthday party at the KabaretRestaurant, 100 Summerhill Road, Spotswood, NJ 08884 on Sunday, October 16th, 2016.
09-20-2016. Clement Clarke Moore Park, New York City
Cheburashka and Gena The Crocodile performed one hour program for kids and adults during 4th birthday party at the New York City's Clement Clarke Moore Park located at 195 10th Avenue, New York, NY 10011 on the corner of 10th Avenue and 20th Street. The performance took place after all schools were closed for the day (approx between 3:30 and 4:30PM) on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016. First "Cheburashka" and "Krokodil Gena" took lots of pictures with kids and adults. After photo session "Cheburashka" and "Krokodil Gena" played several intaractive games with kids.
09-16-2016. Maggiano's Little Italy, Hackensack, NJ
"Cheburashka" and "Krokodil Gena" performed one hour show for kids and adults at the Maggiano's Little Italy, 70 Riverside Square, Hackensack, NJ. The performance took place from 5pm to 6pm on Friday, September 16th, 2016. In the beginning "Cheburashka" and "Krokodil Gena" were waiting at the door of the restaurant to meet the guests. When kids and adults arrived they were surprised and very happy to see Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena. Later, inside of the restaurant, Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena posed for photos and played several games with kids.
08-13-2015. Captain Mas Seafood Crab House, Sterling, Virginia
Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena showed up at the Anniversary Party of Aria Medical Spa in Virginia. The event took place at the Captain Mas Seafood Crab House located in Cascades Marketplace, 46303 McClellan Way, Sterling, VA 20165. Cheburashka and Krokodil Gena wished Happy Birthday to the owners and employees of the company and posed for photos.
06-13-2015. Grand Opening "Netcost Market" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cheburashka and Gena the Crocodile provided one hour performance at the Grand Opening of huge Russian grocery store "Netcost Market" in Philadelphia on Saturday, June 13th, 2015. Exact address: NetCost Market, 2417 Welsh Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114.
01-19-2014. Kid's Place for Birthdays on Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York
On sunny but cold day of Sunday, January 19th, 2014 two musicians of New York based Russian dance and music ensemble ensemble Barynya Mikhail Smirnov and Elina Karokhina were just on time to save Cheburashka who was in big trouble just like in the story... Cheburashka and his big friend Gena the Crocodile were discovered at GOING OUT OF BUSINESS - EVERYTHING MUST GO!!! sale event at the Kid's Place for Birthdays on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn, New York. Owners of the establishment were selling all their costumes and equipment. Lucky enough Mikhail and Elina (with help of Sasha Rudoy who pointed out the situation) were able to help Cheburashka and Gena find new home. В воскресенье 19-ого января 2014-ого года было солнечно, но по-зимнему холодно. Музыканты ансамбля Барыня Михаил Смирнов и Элина Карохина получили от танцора и хореографа Саши Рудого важную информацию, что на Кони-Айленд Авеню в Бруклине выходит из бизнеса популярное когда-то место, где проводили детские дни рождения русские жители Бруклина. На грандиозной распродаже были обнаружены грустные Чебурашка со своим приятелем Крокодилом Геной. Наличных как раз впритык еле-еле хватило, чтобы забрать обоих. Так благодаря Михаилу, Элине и всезнающему Саше Р. Чебурашка и Гена нашли себе новый дом.
7 ft. tall "Gypsy fortune teller" costume character is a part of the performance of Russian dance and music ensemble Barynya from New York. There is a professional dancer who is hiding inside of the costume. "Gypsy fortune teller" is available for taking photos with, dancing with the audience, and plays with kids. "Gypsy fortune teller" can by hired for private and corporate events, product launches, TV productions, charity events in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and other states... view photos, videos ->
Chicken Mascot Costume character
Chicken Mascot Costume character is available for short character visits, walk-arounds, posing for photographs in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and other states for private and corporate events, product launches, TV productions, charity events... view photos, videos ->
Nanai Sumo Wrestling Kids
The marvelously funny and inventive "Fight of Nanaisky Kids" is based on the wrestling sport of the Nanai people of Russia's frigid Arctic region. This dance will be a real crowd pleaser for all ages - especially when the special secret will be revealed in the end of the performance. Delightful, comic wrestling match of the Nanai children (a.k.a. "Two Nanai Boys in a Fight") choreographed by world-famous choreographer Igor Moiseyev. This sumo-style kind of wrestling match is the favorite sport of the Nanai people who have traditionally lived along Heilongjiang (Amur), Songhuajiang (Sunggari) and Ussuri rivers on the Middle Amur Basin... view photos, videos ->
Bear mascot costume character
Bear mascot costume character or costumed character is a part of the show of the Russian dance and music ensemble Barynya from New York. Usually there is a professional dancer who is hiding inside of the costume. "Bear" is also available for short character visit, walk around, posing for photographs. Bear mascot costume character is available for hire in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and other states for private and corporate events, product launches, TV productions, charity events... view photos, videos ->
June 2010, Brooklyn, New York
Contrabass balalaika virtuoso Leonid Bruk is pictured as a Russian bear who plays his smaller instrument called the balalaika bass.
Violin virtuoso dressed as a Russian Bear
Violin virtuoso Alexandre Tseytlin from Brooklyn, New York performs solo, with guitar player, or with Russian Band dressed as huge Russian Bear character. He playss jazz, classical, traditional American party repertoire, Italian, French, European, and Russian.
Russian Bear Violin virtuoso with the Band
Russian New Year's characters Father Frost and Snow Maiden
Ded Moroz and Snegurochka (Russian: Дед Мороз и Снегурочка)
Father Frost and Snow Maiden are the most important characters of the New Year's celebration in Russia. Father Frost (Ded Moroz, Russian: Дед Мороз) plays a role similar to that of Santa Claus. The literal translation of the name would be "Grandfather Frost". However, English-speakers traditionally translate "DED MOROZ" as the alliterative "FATHER FROST". Ded Moroz is always accompanied by his granddaughter Snegurochka - Snow Maiden (Russian: Снегурочка).
New York based ensemble Barynya created a special Russian New Year's program with traditional Russian winter songs, dances and music: "In the forest a fir-tree was born" (V Lesu Rodilas' Yolochka), "Small Fir Tree is Freezing during the Winter" (Malen'koi Yolochke Kholdno Zimoy), "The snowstorm is blowing along the street" (Metelitsa), "Father Frost" (Moroz-Moroz), "Five minutes" (Pyat' Minut).
Designer made dresses, Napoleonic dresses, Renaissance Costumes, Colonials, Scarlett Ohara's, Can-Can, Vegas. We do not rent our costumes. Client will pay for our beautiful dancers, performers to wear costumes during theme parties and corporate events.
New York Circus Entertainment by Fiodor Tulbur - martial arts, fire breathing, yoga, children's entertainment, juggling, stilt walking, circus Workshops, unicycling. Stage shows, side shows, roving entertainment, and customized performances.
Glass Harp virtuoso Alexander Lemeshev from Saint Petersburg, Russia. Glass harp is the instrument that none of the guests has ever enjoyed listening to. Both unusual and beautiful, the sound of singing wine glasses creates an unforgettable impression on the listeners. Anybody can try playing the instrument, anybody can make the glasses on the table sound. However it is only a true professional who is able to perform masterpieces of the world's music on wine glasses.
Dancing Robots are available for hire in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania for kids parties, Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, private and corporate events, etc.
Gypsy fortune teller costume character will dance with guests, take photos, or do the furtune-telling.
Hip Hop Chicken dances Hip Hop, Breakdance, "Chicken dance", tap, Gypsy, Flamenko, bellydance, Russian Cossack or other type of dancing. There is a professional dancer who is hiding inside of the costume.
Bear Mascot is available for hire in New York, New Jersey, Connceticut, Pennsylvania and other states. "The Bear" Costume Character is available for a short character visits, walk arounds, posing for photographs.
Nanai Sumo Wrestling Kids dance choreographed by Igor Moiseyev. The sumo-style kind of wrestling match is the favorite sport of the Nanai people who inhabit the frigid Arctic region of Russia. This dance has a y special secret that will be revealed in the end of the performance. Great number for all ages. Kids will love this dance and the secret part of it.
The Dancing Worm is available for hire in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and other states. "Dancing Worm" is rolling, sprawling, spilling and dancing across a stage or dance floor to a high-energy music. Tails of a worm are coming to life as a colorful and comical illusion. It is one of the most unusual and creative act of its kind.
Fire show NYC - fire eater, fire breather from New York City is available for hire in New Jersey, Connectucut, Pennsylvania and NY.