The puppet theatre Obraztsov will open the new season of «Unusual concert»

© Photo : from the website of the State academic Central theatre of dolls. S. V. OBRAZOVATEL Extraordinary concert, dir. Sergei Obraztsov and Simon the Tyrant. Archive photoThe puppet theatre Obraztsov will open the new season of «Unusual concert»© Photo : from the website of the State academic Central theatre of dolls. S. V. Obraztsova

The Central puppet theatre Obraztsov 15 September, will open its new season with legendary performance of «Extraordinary concert», and on Thursday hosted a company gathering, where the Director and chief Director spoke about the upcoming plans.

The main premiere of the season will be the show’s chief Director Boris Konstantinov «Escorted the wife of the husband to Paris,» the story by Vasily Shukshin. Ekaterina Obraztsova will present his new work «Munchausen». For young audiences directed by Andrey Luchin will stage a performance of «Cinderella» on the beloved tale by Charles Perrault.

This season is also expected to be a major event in the world of puppet theatre in the framework of the Year of culture in the CIS, which is supported by the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation, will be held IX international festival of puppet theatre Obraztsov.

«For the first nine days of the festival it will be attended by theatres from Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Estonia and Moldova. Special guests of the festival will be the Donetsk puppet theatre and the Spanish theatre of dolls of Granada. The Spaniards will show took the world by storm the musical play «Peter and the wolf» — told RIA Novosti Director of the theatre Irina Korchevnikov.

According to the Director, at the end of October the theatre will go with the big tour in Uzbekistan.

«There we will show the performances in the framework of the program «Big tour», «Russian theatres in the CIS countries». And in early November will play at the festival «Marshak» in Voronezh. Complete this month’s tour in Italy, where from 27 November to 9 December, will take part in the program «Russian seasons in Italy,» said Korchevnikov.

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