In the theater. Vakhtangov was awarded the ’Man of the Theater’ award
MOSCOW. A festive evening dedicated to the Theater Day was held on Monday at the Vakhtangov Theater. This time the holiday for a part of employees of collective became double - the most worthy вахтанговцам have handed over the award «the Person of theater». This award was established by the theater itself in 2015. The special significance of this award is that it can be received by any theater employee, regardless of whether he goes on stage or because of the scenes he helps to give birth to each of the performances.
The winners are chosen by the Vakhtangovs themselves, anonymously, by secret ballot. This year, the awarding of the «Man of Theater» prize was held for the second time. Awards also come from the Vakhtangov Theater - they were created by Maxim Obrezkov, the main artist of the troupe. The first award was presented to the theater director Kirill Krok. Then, the branches of lilac, in the form of a gold brooch, Rimas Tuminas handed employees behind the scenes.
The winners were the employees of the dressing room and make-up shop. Galina Bazhanov, head of the wardrobe workshop, was the first to applaud the scene, The next award was also presented to the employee of the costume team. Raisa Donnikova has been working in the theater for 50 years, dressing both great masters and young artists. The third prize was given to Olga Kalyavina. The head of the make-up department has been creating unique images for almost 40 years.
Among the female members of the theater, the award was awarded to the people’s artists of the Russian Federation Maria Aronova and Lyudmila Maksakova. «The Person of the Theater» this year was the oldest actor Vladimir Etush, to the applause of the hall, who expressed his gratitude to the theater. The prize was awarded to the work of the director Vladimir Ivanov. Received the award and the play «Minetti» - the directing work of Rimas Tuminas.
The ceremony was crowned with the premiere of the performance «Carmen» performed by guests, students of the College of Culture from Vladikavkaz,
- The premiere of the play ’Oedipus Rex’ Rimas Tuminas present in the Greek city of Epidaurus, at the Hellenic Festival
- Actors Theatre. Vakhtangov pointed season closing concert
- The successful staging Rimas Tuminas at the Bolshoi Theatre
- On the New Stage Theatre. Vakhtangov performances are diploma graduates directing workshop Rimas Tuminas
- For the first time at the Bolshoi Theatre, ’Rodelinda’ Handel Tuminas and Kulyabin
- Vakhtangov theater season traditionally finished the holiday at the Old Arbat
- Theatre. Vakhtangov brought to St. Petersburg four performances
- In Theater. Vahtagova successfully premiered tale ’Peter Pan’