At theatre of a name of Mayakovsky has shared plans for the new season

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in fotobounce academic theatre named after Vladimir Mayakovsky. Archival photoAt theatre of a name of Mayakovsky has shared plans for the new season© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Theatre. Mayakovsky in the upcoming, the 95th season will celebrate two significant dates – the 95th anniversary of the theatre and the 100th anniversary of Director Andrei Goncharov, for many years stood at the head of the famous band, and the first premiere will be the performance of «Whim» on the play by Alexander Ostrovsky, it said on Tuesday at a company gathering.

The theatre of Mayakovsky began on 23 August, but with their plans, the theater has introduced just now. The season traditionally began with congratulations anniversaries, including the people’s artist of Russia Mikhail Filippov, who on 15 August aged 70. For the anniversary of the actor on September 17 on the Small stage will be a musical and dramatic performance «My return home», created based on the book by Filippov, is devoted to the Natalia Gundareva.

The Director of the theater. Mayakovsky Leonid Asarin stressed that «in the five years that separate us from a previous anniversary, the theater has released 35 new productions.»

«Viewed more than three thousand performances, visited by one million spectators. But most importantly, of course, is a creative success. All of our new performances was topped by prizes and awards. Only this time it received 90 prizes,» he added.

«Whim» and «Pygmalion»

The first premiere of the season will be the performance of «Whim» by a little-known play by Alexander Ostrovsky, which the Russian classic written in collaboration with playwright Peter Neveronys. It was staged by Director Yuri Joffe, who for many years was a close adviser to Goncharov. USSR people’s artist potters in the years 1967-1987 were the chief Director of the theater. Mayakovskogo, and then to death in 2001, artistic Director.

One of the most anticipated events of the season will be the premiere «Patriarch of the nation», a famous Director Leonid Heifetz, who in early December will present the play «Pygmalion,» the play by George Bernard Shaw. Starring Igor Kostolevsky, Dmitry Prokofiev and Natalia Balagushkin. Co-author of the Director in this work will be made by the artist Vladimir Arefyev.

In early February, on the Stage on Sretenka Director Nikita Kobelev will produce a play by an Austrian writer Eden von Horvath’s «Tales from the Vienna woods». The final premiere of the anniversary season will be the work of a young Director Anatoly Shuleva – it will put the Moliere Comedy «don Juan».

Actors in the role of Directors and the anniversary of Goncharov

Work will continue in the project Studio-off, where this season the actors will take on the role of Directors. Pavel Parkhomenko, will be to put the play «Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead» by absurdist tragicomedy by Tom Stoppard.

He Karbauskis this year haven’t decided what to put, and said he intends to deal with the anniversaries.

«On the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the theatre, decided to organize a home party, which by tradition will unite all the service of the theater. The celebration will take place on 29 October,» he said.

On this day in 1922, the Theater of the Revolution showed his first performance of the Night». This date is considered the birthday of the theatre.

Goncharov’s centenary will be celebrated jointly by GITIS. 15 January in the «mayakovka» the main stage will be an open cinema, acquainting everyone with the work of the greatest masters, and at GITIS in the mini-festival «Goncharov -100» throughout the day will be held creative meetings, master-classes, round tables with the participation of those who studied Goncharov.

To the anniversary Director (1918 – 2001) will also be renovated his grave in the Novodevichy cemetery.

Karbauskis workshop and tour

With this season in GITIS Studio was founded Mindaugas Karbauskis, who himself graduated from the directing Department of this University, the workshop of Peter Fomenko, the teacher of which in turn in the 50-60 was Andrei Goncharov.

In addition, «Mayakovka» visit on tour this season, Vladikavkaz, Samara, Ulyanovsk, Riga and Tallinn, St. Petersburg and Novosibirsk.