The program of concerts of the XI international Winter arts festival in Sochi

“City. Marriage. Gogol”

Based on the «Marriage» and other works by Nikolay Gogol
February 19, 2018
Beginning at 19:00
Winter Theatre
Tickets: BIL24.RU | KASSIR.RU
Description of the concert

Is there any more popular Russian classic comedy play than Gogol’s «Marriage»? Maybe just «The Government Inspect» by the same author. These drama pieces are always popular among directors and actors as well as among the audience, what is oftentimes has been proved on the stage since 1842.
Together with the brilliant actors, Yury Butusov has created a wrenching story about loneliness, search for happiness and unreachable dreams. And the mysterious restless city of Saint Petersburg becomes one of the protagonists of the play. The production is a winner of the St. Petersburg’s Highest Theatre Prize Golden Soffit Award – Best Performance (2015)

Yury BUTUSOV – Winner of the St. Petersburg’s Highest Theatre Prize Golden Soffit Award – Best Director

Anna KOVALCHUK – Winner of the St. Petersburg’s Highest Theatre Prize Golden Soffit Award – Best Female Actress

Sergey MIGITSKO, Evgeny FILATOV, Aleksandr NOVIKOV – Winners of the St. Petersburg’s Highest Theatre Prize Golden Soffit Award – Best Ensemble Cast

Actors and performers

Director – Yury Butusov

Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (with one intermission)

Cast:

Agafya Tikhonovna, a bride. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . honored artist of Russia Anna Kovalchuk
Arina Panteleymonovna, her aunt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . Evgeniya Evstigneeva
Fyokla Ivanonvna, a matchmaker . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .honored artist of Russia Galina Subbotina
Podkolyosin, a civil servant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Oleg Fyodorov
Kochkaryov, his friend . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sergey Peregudov
Yaichnitsa, executor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . people artist of Russia Sergey Migitsko
Anuchkin, retired infantry officer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . people artist of Russia Evgeny Filatov
Zhevakin, a navy lieutenant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . honored artist of Russia Alexander Novikov

An artistic director of Saint Petersburg Academic Lensoviet Theatre – Yuri Butusov

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