Nikolay Kolyada

A week ago, on December 4, Nikolay Kolyada and his theater celebrated a joint birthday. On the morning 29 November I arrived in Yekaterinburg and that evening went in “Kolyada theater” to watch the performance “Woe from wit”. The theater occupies a former cinema building in the city center, which is why it has a specific layout and atmosphere. Nikolay was very busy that day, ...

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On Theater by Roland Barthes

Roland Barthes is a French philosopher and literary critic who is considered to be one of the largest representatives of French structuralism. His full-text works “Writing Degree Zero”, “S/Z”, “Mythologies”, “The Fashion system”, as well as the article “The Death of the Author” – this is what first comes to mind or falls out in Google when Barthes is mentioned.

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Hamlet

Last weekend, at the Arkhangelsk Drama Theater, we had the premiere of a new play by Andrei Timoshenko — “Hamlet”, which opened the 87th theater season. At a press conference on the occasion of the opening of the season, the theater’s chief director Andrei Timoshenko noted that “any production of Hamlet in any city, in any country entails a series of scandals, admiration, rejection, debate ...

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Ribs in Ribs

I boldly announce that the anniversary Street Theatre Festival is open! Opened in a chamber, but loudly with the performance “Ribs in Ribs”.

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