Omsk drama theatre will perform on stage of the Vakhtangov theatre

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova Vakhtangov. Archival photoOmsk drama theatre will perform on stage of the Vakhtangov theatre© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenko

Omsk academic drama theatre will perform on stage of the Vakhtangov theatre, where 9 to 14 October will present six of his performances, reported the press service of the theatre.

In the framework of the program «Big tour» of the Federal Centre for support of tour activities, the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation the staff of the Omsk drama theatre will show six of his works: «Time second hand» in documentary prose Svetlana Alexievich, plastic performance «Blue beard,» «Atonement» based on the novel by Friedrich Gorenstein, «Incognito» at the Gogol’s Comedy «Inspector», «the Truth is good but happiness is better» by Ostrovsky and «Three comrades» based on the novel by Remarque.

Vakhtangov and Omsk theaters have long-standing historically established friendship. 22 October 1941 at the Vakhtangov theatre was evacuated from Moscow to Omsk, where he worked on the stage of drama theatre. We had to rehearse and nights, as he worked two of the troupe Vakhtangov and Omsk. And from 1941 to 1943 three times a week were performances in Omsk theater, and 4 times Vakhtangov came on the scene.

«Omsk period remained in the history of the Vakhtangov theater, as one of the brightest in his creative biography. The theaters joined Mikhail Aleksandrovich Ulyanov, was born in the village Bergamak muromtsevsky district of Omsk region. Today in Omsk there is a monument to an outstanding artist and that’s fine. Today we host our friends, and Muscovites will be able to see the best performances from the repertoire of Omsk», — told RIA Novosti Director of the Vakhtangov theatre Kirill KROK.

Omsk drama theater is actively touring and festival scene, being a permanent participant of the festival «Golden Mask», «Theatre without borders», «New drama», «Real theater», «Novo-Siberian transit». The theatre performed in Serbia, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Ireland, France, Croatia, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria.