The activities of the Center contribute to the development of various forms of cultural and educational work with students, to familiarize students with creative activities.
An effective form of aesthetic education is the series of lectures on the history of art, the study of etiquette, viewing and discussion of theatrical performances under the program of the “Theater Academy”, as well as creative classes in 24 studios of aesthetic education. Among them – theatrical, literary and dramatic, vocal and choral, author’s song, journalism, etc. Ensembles of modern, ballroom, folk dances, studio of models and pop vocal, an ensemble of komuzists and other creative groups are very popular among students.
A number of performances, scenic compositions based on the works of Shakespeare, Pushkin, Chekhov, Moliere, Ostrovsky, Bulgakov, Ch. The stage works of these groups have repeatedly become laureates and diploma winners of student art festivals.
With the aim of fostering artistic taste, improving professional skills, developing creative initiative, since 1996, an intra-university festival of student creativity “Star Hour of KRSU” has been held annually at the university. Competitive performances are held in 9 nominations: vocal and choral, instrumental performance, theatrical art, choreography, author’s song, pop vocals, literary creativity, journalism, fine and decorative arts. The Starry Hour Festival ends with a large Gala concert of laureates and diploma winners. Over the past years, more than 6500 students have taken part in the festival competitions. Over 3,000 thousand became laureates and diploma winners.
Since 1996 the newspaper “Student Review” has been published in KRSU. In 2007, the newspaper acquired a new status, received registration with the Ministry of Justice of the Kyrgyz Republic and began to publish in a new edition. The newspaper “Student Review” became the winner of the student city festival in the nomination “Literary creativity”. The editorial staff repeatedly received grants from the Soros-Kyrgyzstan Foundation, which made it possible to improve the quality of the newspaper.
With enthusiasm and great responsibility, university students take part in the festive concerts “Independence Day” and “Holiday of the State Language of the Kyrgyz Republic”, “Nooruz”, “Defender of the Fatherland Day”, “Victory Day in the Great Patriotic War”, etc. KRSU students celebrate Youth Day of Kyrgyzstan, International Students Day, New Year, Valentine’s Day, and other holidays with a variety of creative actions (KVN games, show contests, holiday discos).
An important event in the life of the university was the annual holiday “Dedication to Students”, at which freshmen were “accepted” into a friendly student family. This event is traditionally held at the Bishkek Sports Palace. The holiday opens with the anthem “Gaudeamus” performed by the large student choir of KRSU. Greetings and congratulations are heard from the administration, deans, the Student Committee, and university graduates. A multi-genre theatrical concert of the participants of the creative teams of the university – laureates and diploma winners of student art festivals-contests is taking place. The celebration at the Palace ends with a cheerful disco.
A significant event in the social and cultural life of Kyrgyzstan is the annual celebration of A.S. Pushkin’s birthday in KRSU. At the monument to the great poet, erected in front of the main building of the university, a theatrical literary and musical program is taking place, well-known figures of science, culture, writers, poets, translators perform.
Participants of student art groups of KRSU actively participate in creative actions of republican, city significance, including student balls, forums, telethons, charity concerts, KVN games, as well as festivals of student creativity.
KRSU has repeatedly received first and prize places at republican and city festivals of student creativity “Student Spring Ala-Too”, “Milky Way”, “Singing Voices of Kyrgyzstan”, “El ilchi – onor kenchi”, etc. More than 180 diplomas of laureates were received by vocal soloists and performing groups, including the ballroom dance ensemble “Zhemchuzhina”, ensembles of folk and modern dances “Dabdown”, “Diamond”, “R-l Street”, “Kaukhar”, “Slavyanka”, ” Riverdance ”,“ A Diva ”,“ Rosinka ”,“ Ai-Bulak ”, KRSU Bolshoi Choir, komuz ensemble, vocal ensembles of folk, modern and author’s songs, theater studio, model studio, vocal and instrumental groups, etc.
Since 1997, our university has become a 9-fold winner of the Grand Prix, 6-fold winner (1.2 places) at the city festival of student creativity “Student Spring of Bishkek”.
Classes in creative studios, the use of various forms of educational work have a beneficial effect on the psychological climate, relationships between students, contribute to the creative development of student youth, the formation of a comprehensively developed personality capable of finding his place in a complex modern world.