Moscow theatres will come out. On Wednesday this proposal was supported by mayor Sergei Sobyanin. Two weeks later, Moscow will go to «Journey to Christmas». This year the main theme of the festival will be theater. In the city under the open sky will perform best teams not only from Russia but also in Europe.
Moscow is like a huge theatrical stage. The best Moscow theatres are ready to play in the streets. The idea to create such open stage at the meeting with the city mayor invited the artistic Director of the Theatre of Nations Yevgeny Mironov, reports «TV Center».
Sergei Sobyanin supported the idea of street performances can become a part of the popular city festivals. With the audience when exactly the problems will be.
«As a first trial balloon, it was possible to hold a joint event in the framework of «the Christmas Journey» — the most popular festival among Muscovites and guests of the capital. Last year I was amazed when 1-2-3 January in bad weather in Tver was difficult to pass, so many were willing to join this festival, take a walk just for festive Moscow», — said Sobyanin.
This year’s «Journey to Christmas» starts on December 22. And outdoor theatre stages appear on almost all the main holiday areas — at the Manege, Tver, at the Revolution square. Only on the Garden ring is planned nearly 500 hours of street performances.
«This year we decided to make the part of Tverskaya and pedestrian access to these areas for cultural events. And it would certainly be nice if these events this year, attended our local theaters, perhaps theaters of the regions», — said Sobyanin.
In the framework of the «Moscow Maslenitsa» is a program of the national theatres of Russia, during the festival «Easter gift» will host a charity theatrical marathon. And at the festival «Moscow spring a capella» on the stage under the open sky will include performances of musicals and operettas. In General, the transformation of Moscow into the open theater stage managers of the Metropolitan theatres liked. Creative offers poured in immediately — at the meeting.
«I think you would do great things in Zaryadye, in the same Kolomna, parks in Tsaritsyno, it’s all absolutely stunning objects that can become the backdrop for a huge live performances,» said artistic Director of «Helikon-Opera» Dmitry Bertman.
The famous international festivals of street theatres in different European cities. It is not excluded that in the near future and Moscow will have your.
Julia Lagomarsino, «TV Center».