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"July" by Ivan Vyrypaev | Play Reading and Meeting with the Playwright

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The Firehouse at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

2 Marina Boulevard

San Francisco, CA 94123

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Russia’s foremost contemporary playwright and director Ivan Vyrypaev brings his famous play in California for the first time

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Feb 21, 7 PM, The Firehouse at Fort Mason Centre for Arts&Culture

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Ivan Vyrypaev (born in Irkutsk, Russia in 1974) is a leading figure of the Russian New Drama movement. He is well known and frequently staged in Russia and Europe. His pieces have been presented at renowned European film festivals, and won numerous prestigious awards. Vyrypaev is specifically celebrated for his unique, honest, transformative style of work that hugely resonates with affective registers of the audience.

"July" is a monologue of a maniac, admitted to a psychiatric hospital. A nurse takes care of him there, giving a birth of a very intimate spiritual relationship, with the main character promising to connect her with the meaning of life, God and truth.

The reading will be performed by an American actress Jordan Frye in English and followed up by a conversation with the playwright.

The reading will be performed by an American actress Jordan Frye in English.

She'll read a monologue of a maniac, admitted to a psychiatric hospital. A nurse takes care of him there, giving a birth of a very intimate spiritual relationships, with the main character promising to connect her with the meaning of life, God and truth.

The main character of this work is the text itself, where the terrifying plot is described in an almost poetic manner.

The reading will be followed by a conversation with the author and actress.

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