PHOTOS: Russian Yolka in Niskayuna

The Russian Drama Club performs "The Tale of Tsar Saltan" by Alexander Pushkin.The Russian Drama Club performs "The Tale of Tsar Saltan" by Alexander Pushkin.

Children danced around the Christmas tree with Ded Moroz and the Russian Drama Club performed “The Tale of Tsar Saltan” by Alexander Pushkin during the New Russia Cultural Center’s Yolka event to celebrate the Russian New Year at Mohawk Golf Club in Niskayuna on Saturday, December 27, 2014.

Photos by Patrick Dodson/Gazette Photographer

Children dance around the Christmas tree with  Ded Moroz, also known as Old Man Frost.

Children dance around the Christmas tree with Ded Moroz, also known as Old Man Frost.