July theatrical premiere of «Nureyev» in the Bolshoi theatre and «Il Trovatore» in «Helikon-Opera»

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Natalia Kurova. July is the month when theaters finish the season and go on a vacation or going on tour. Almost all the premieres released in June, and only a few theaters left gifts for the audience and guests of Moscow and St. Petersburg for the summer.

The Bolshoi theatre

Grand theatre in July premiere of her latest releases 241 season. It will be the world premiere of the ballet «Nureyev» staged by the creative team that last season has created a ballet «the Hero of our time», recognized as the best ballet performance of the season and awarded the national theatre award «Golden mask». Now choreographer Yuri Posokhov, Director and set designer Kirill Serebrennikov, composer-Ilya Demutsky has teamed up once again to stage the ballet in honor of the great dancer.

The premiere is scheduled for July 11.

This performance, according to the author, «autobiographical art work» where «everything is true, but not true..»

«My own childhood and adolescence at number 887 on the street More in the city of Quebec took place in a period when French-speaking Canada has entered the active phase of the movement for their identity. I wanted in his narrative to show how intertwined the history of my own childhood with the history of the society…,» said Lepage on the eve of the Moscow premiere.

According to the Director, he always tries to find a balance between «story» in small letters and «History» with a capital letter, because one refers to another.

«I want the audience became a big topic through a small door. The only chance for the theater to survive today is to try to create every event,» said Lepage.

According to critics, Robert Lepage «is the artist who has its not like anyone’s handwriting, at the same time, it is absolutely universal».

«Secret power»

The newcomer to Chekhov festival, Dutch Director Ivo van Hove will present in Moscow the performance «secret power», based on the novel by Louis Kuperus. Performances from July 4 to July 7 at the theater of them. The Moscow city Council.

«According to critics, «this show is reminiscent of the fireworks that captures and remains in the memory. It reflects the ancient African proverb: «Until lions have their historians, history will always glorify the hunter.»

«In many myths, the female characters remain unsung heroines, despite the fact that they are strong, intelligent and extremely hardy. Their untold stories continue to haunt me to this day,» said Akram Khan on the eve of the Moscow premiere.

«The circus Princess»

Moscow musical theatre together with Theatre-circus «7 fingers» (Russia-Canada) will present the famous operetta by Emmerich Kalman «the circus Princess». Performances will take place on 15 and 16 July on the stage of Moscow musical theatre. Director: Sebastian Soldevila (France-Canada) and Marina Shvydka (Russia). The author of a choreography — Genevieve Dorion-Kupalo (Canada).

Completed international theatre festival. Chekhov special event. The 100th anniversary of the outstanding Director Yuri Lyubimov will premiere on the works of Ernest Hemingway «the old Man and the sea» directed by world famous Director Anatoly Vasiliev. The premiere will take place July 19-20 at the stage of the Vakhtangov theatre. Performances will also be shown in the autumn — 30 September and 1 October.

«What do we want: Alla Demidova, Vladimir Martynov and I, and even a team of artists and technicians together under the umbrella Chekhov festival? Thanks. Memory want. And no betrayals, and no complaining. For his name’s sake in the year of the centennial anniversary we have gathered together to present our play «the old Man and the sea», — said Vasilyev before beginning work on the play — bow Yu. p. Lyubimov.