The Theater Begins with a Prayer…

#2. Is it reformation on the march?

When people ask me: “What is the policy of the theater and its main objectives?” — I respond: “Getting close to its title”. As much as we shall be Russians, as far as we shall be the Orthodox, so far we shall correspond to the high title of “spiritual theater”. This is our endevour.

The First Kremlin Snow Maiden

#1. Crossing Parallels

In the 1950-s in Moscow there were two “important„ New Year trees: one in the Columns Hall, and the other for the first time in the Kremlin. I was chosen for the responsible role — the Snow Maiden at the Kremlin New Year party. And I had been already occupied as the Snow Maiden at the children’s party in the Columns Hall…