Stage Russia HD un CREA Promotion presents cinema broadcast of theatre play Onegin at Splendid Palace cinema theatre, which was produced at Red Torch Theatre in Novosibirsk, Russia.
Timofey Kulyabin's Golden Mask Award winning Onegin removes all expectations of Pushkin's novel in verse and places in today's world, immersed in the inner thoughts, hopes, despairs, passions and disappointments that drift in, through and around the 4 central figures, Onegin, Tatiana, Olga and Lensky. There are no grand balls, no fans, no lorgnettes, no "Encyclopedia of Russian life". Just a quiet love story that perfectly conveys the attitude of the great poet and how very much his masterwork still resonates with our 21st century reality.
Project is presented in Russian with English Subtitles and Latvian synchro translation
Duration is 2 hours and 40 minutes with intermission
Event will take place on February 8th at 7 pm at Splendid Palace cinema theatre
"Every gesture, stare or word is infused with Pushkin's mercilessness and tenderness", Russian Sibnet
"Director Timofey Kulyabin is one of the most interesting directors of his generation and a virtuoso pro", St Petersburg Theatre Journal
Director – Timofey Kulyabin
Set Design – Oleg Golovko
Choreographer – Artur Oschepkov
Lighting Designer – Denis Solntsev
Assistant director – Natalya Yarushkina
Onegin – Pavel Polyakov
Lensky – Sergey Bogomolov
Olga – Valeriya Kruchinina
Tatyana – Daria Yemelyanova
Zaretsky – Georgy Bolonev
Nanny – Elena Zhdanova
Tatyana's husband – Konstantin Kolesnik
and Irina Krivonos, Linda Akhmetzyanova, Daniil Lyapustin
Timofey Kulyabin: Timofey Kulyabin is one of the most prominent young directors in Russia today. At 35, he has already staged nearly two dozen productions across the Russian Federation as well as internationally in France, Austria, Romania, Germany, and Switzerland. In 2016, he was commissioned by Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre to stage Donizetti's opera Don Pasquale and in 2019 he will offer up a new staging there of Dvořák's opera Rusalka. Kulyabin's production of Anton Chekhov's Ivanov was presented in New York City this past June to great acclaim.
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