The comedy of Moliere staged by Philipp Grigoryan takes spectators to early 20th century in Russia. The family of the last Russian emperor Nicholas II can be guessed in the family of Oregon. The universal evil is represented in Tartuffe by Grigory Rasputin. Comedy thus becomes a tragedy.
The performance of Mindaugas Karbauskis in Mayakovsky Theatre is dedicated to the problem of migrants in Europe. The characters of the play come to London in search of a better life, but they meet with the fact that they are vulnerable in a big city. But the main problem lies in the internal conflict of the heroes with themselves.
The exhibition is dedicated to the samovar that was one of the most important items of the Russian household for several centuries. In the second quarter of the 19th century, about one hundred samovar workshops and productions were opened in Moscow. The exhibition presents a variety of products of these companies for the period 1825-1900.
Sergei Zhenovach staged Sergei Bulgakov’s play, having involved in the performance several generations of students. As the director tells, he wanted to understand the novel's conception and invent his own stage reality. The main character became Woland, and the action was moved to a madhouse.
Goran Bregovic is known primarily for composing music for many of Emir Kusturica's films, including Time of the Gypsies, Arizona Dream and the Black Cat, White Cat film. His Balkan lively music with gipsy motifs will assure unforgettable impressions to every listener, who will come to GlavClub Green Concert.
FMX, mountainboarding, workout, drifting, parkour, roller-sports and much more will be in the programme of the main festival of extreme sports, Breakthrough. The leading sportsmen will show death-defying stunts, jumps and flights. Besides that, spectators will see a light show and performances by artists.
The galactic show of the Japanese musical guru of new age, known as Kitaro, will take place in Moscow. The legendary musician will come with a new concert programme "Kojiki And The Universe". His extraterrestrial music will be accompanied by fascinating visuals. The musician found his calling in conveying the energy of the Universe to his listeners.
This holiday is dedicated to the Exodus of the Jews from Egypt and freedom from Egyptian slavery. It begins every year on the 14th day of the month of Nisan according to the lunar calendar. On the last day of the holiday in the synagogues of Moscow there will be a ceremony of "splitting of the sea". Pesaсh will be celebrated in the Jewish Сommunity Сenter.
A dynamic, passionate, costumed performance has turned out from the multi-page novel of A. Dumas. There are many fights on swords, dances, brilliance and beauty. The performance was staged by the famous stunt man, theatre and cinema fight director Andrei Ryklin.
At Easter in honor of the resurrection of Jesus Christ Moscow churches and temples will hold a midnight holy mass. Traditionally, people cook Easter cakes and decorate chicken eggs. This is the main holiday of a year for the Orthodox Christians. The city Easter Gift Festival is timed to this event, and it will take place at various venues in Moscow.
Ballet director of Monte Carlo Jean-Christophe Maillot staged the play to the music of Shostakovich. It is about the meeting of two incredibly strong personalities, each of whom eventually learns himself in the other. The reason for their unruly behavior is in loneliness, to which they are doomed among mediocre people.
This is the most important and expected Russian theatrical festival, which ends with the awarding ceremony in the Bolshoi Theatre. The award is created in order to reveal talents in the theatre world. The festival is held by the Theatre Union, Culture Ministry and Moscow City Government.
The performance is winner of the Golden Mask Award in 2016 in two nominations - the best work of the director and the best female role. Medea is performed by an international star - the charismatic Hibla Gerzmava. The stage director Alexander Titel moved the action to the 20th century.
An anti-utopia based on the novels of V. Sorokin "Oprichnik's Day" and "Telluria" was staged by Mark Zakharov. This is a satire on modern Russia, on which the director worked for 9 years. The performance is phantasmagoric, acute, absurd and comic. The best actors of Lenkom play in it.
This is one of the best operas of S. Gounod. The feud of the families becomes a background for the love story. The drama is based on the monologues and four brilliants duets of the main characters, which reveal the story of their relations. It is performed in French.
Rock opera "Crime and Punishment" is timed to the 150th anniversary of the novel by Feodor Dostoevsky. Composer Eduard Artemiev and director Andrei Konchalovsky created a completely new work, that won two awards of Golden Mask for the best female role in the musical and the best work of the composer.
In 2018, the St. George Tournament awaits the knights from Canada, Great Britain, Holland and Belarus, given that they did not participate in the tournament before. The guests will see an unforgettable show: the battle of two horsemen armed with all-wood spears and group skirmishes on horseback. The novelty of this year will be a special prize for a tournament of dismounted men-at-arms.
Performances of the Melikhovsky Theatre "Chekhov Studio" are staged every Saturday in the theatre courtyard of the museum. Performances are based on plays and stories of Anton Chekhov, some of them are held on Fridays and Sundays.
A new exciting show of the famous circus will arrive in Moscow as part of a grandiose anniversary tour. An audience will immerse itself in the colorful and unusual atmosphere of the insect world, visit a forest and a cave, as well as hear live Brazilian music. Nobody will remain indifferent by the scale stage design.
The new multimedia project in the Artplay is dedicated to the human unconscious mind, physicality and sexuality in the paintings of famous artists. In addition to the works of old masters, visitors of the exhibition will see photos of contemporary authors and hear excerpts from modern Russian literature.
This is a grandiose retrospect of Vasily Vereschagin’s best painted and graphic works. The exhibition will feature several series dedicated to his travels. "Trilogy of Executions" cycle and "Palestine series" will be featured as special sections of the exhibition.
The exhibition will present paintings of Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals and other Dutch masters from the western private collection of Thomas and Daphne Kaplan, which they have gathered in about 15 years. The exposition is wide-ranging, it has real pearls of art.
The Polytechnic Museum's key exhibition for the period of renovation display the most important achievements of Russian science on VDNKh. Here you can find out about the legendary Russian scientists of past and present, famous and little-known scientific and technical researches of different years, to participate in real experiments.