Meet the stars of the legendary Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre of Russia, in an informal, interactive discussion, before the U.S. Premiere of the original play “Eugene Onegin” at New York City Center.
Cherry Orchard Festival presents a vibrant Meet The Artist series at New York Public Library. The event is part of the Cherry Orchard Festival's programming (www.cherryorchardfestival.org).
The program will feature world-renowned director, Rimas Tuminas, and the leading actors of the Vakhtangov Theatre: Sergey Makovetskiy, Irina Kupchenko, Ludmila Maksakova, Vladimir Vdovichenkov,Vasily Simonov, and Olga Lerman. Along with Cherry Orchard Festival producers, Maria Shclover and Irina Shabshis, the cast will discuss the modern interpretation of Alexander Pushkin's “novel in verse”, as well as the history of The Vakhtangov Theatre, Russia's most celebrated repertoire theater. The program will include a Q&A session. The event will be presented by Irina Volkovich, of Literary Theater Dialogue.
The event is FREE to the public.
In Russian, with English translation.
Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre of Russia
- New York City Center, Mainstage
- May 29 - June 1, 2014
- Buy Tickets: www.cherryorchardfestival.org
- Tickets start at $35
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