Theatres from 4 countries will show performances at the festival «Marshak» in Voronezh

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in photomontages. Archival photoTheatres from 4 countries will show performances at the festival «Marshak» in Voronezh© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Theatres from four countries will show 20 performances at the children’s theatre festival name of Samuel Marshak, which will be held in Voronezh in the days of autumn school vacation, said Tuesday the regional government.

Theatre festival «Marshak» will be held in Voronezh for the third time, from October 28 to November 6, 2017.

«The festival program 47 shows 20 performances. Your work will bring teams from Russia, Kazakhstan, Norway and Latvia,» — said in the message. Tickets for festival screenings go on sale September 8.

According to the regional government, viewers will be able to attend the lectures and master classes.

Samuil Marshak — outstanding children’s poet, translator, playwright. He wrote such famous works as «Twelve months», «cat house», «That’s what absent-minded». Translated into Russian language of Shakespeare, Robert burns, Kipling and other foreign authors. The childhood of the writer was held in Voronezh suburban settlement Chizhovka, where the soap factory his father worked.