A film about amateur performances. Speech by the "Melody" ensemble (synchronously). Members of the ensemble give interviews (synchronously). Performance by the collective farm amateur dance ensemble "Kaft" (North Ossetia). Moscow. Rehearsal of the "Young Muscovite" children's ensemble. The leader of the ensemble V. and. Ingel is rehearsing (synchronously). Performance of the ensemble at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Children are engaged in the club "Straw". Straw applications. Classes at the Palace of Culture of the Lenin Komsomol Automobile Plant of the Children's Theater on Ice. Theater Director N. M. Samsonov (synchronously). Amateur artists in the open air, in the studio. Students of the Moscow and Leningrad institutes of culture in the classroom. Types of cities in Moscow, Leningrad, Riga.