HAMLET Story - SAMIThe SAMi project (Commonwealth of Actors, Musicians and ...) does not need advertising! As soon as they announce the date of the performance, tickets are sold out in a matter of days! And the other day, on March 10, on the stage of the Svetlanov Hall in the House of Music again "HAMLET Story" Back in October, we watched this production in an unusual club version (which was realized due to the current conditions and is unlikely to be repeated) and shot a video about it! Director Natalya Semyonova, actors Alexei Kravchenko and Sergei Chonishvili tell us about modern Hamlets and the search for an answer to the eternal question.
Sebastian died last summer. He was still very young. What happened?
Is it really torn down by the inhabitants of some Mexican town, local criminals?
His mother refuses to believe it! Too foolish, such a death looks ridiculous. She would prefer that the son should be killed if not under more tragic circumstances, then at least more poetically.
Among the relatives is the one who was with Sebastian on that fateful trip. She knows the truth about his death. But her candid confessions nobody wants to hear. On the contrary, they want to silence her.
The family drama is gathering new details, threading on one tragic event all the new conflicts ... Everyone is fighting for his truth. Who will win?
Simultaneously, a sad, ironic, and funny, and serious play based on the novel of the same name by Victor Pelevin, the action in which occurs "in the void." In fact, of course, not in emptiness, but in Russia, and not in the unknown at what time, but in the nineties. However, the heroes believe that they live during the Civil War of 1918-19.
The heroes consider themselves one - the legendary Chapaev, the other - the poet Emptiness, and they conduct philosophical talks, but their lives are much more prosaic than loud disputes, because they are in the mental hospital ...
Hope dies last…
A terrible devilry can happen in the Russian outback. At first glance - an ordinary village, an ordinary inn. Few of the merchants did not stop here to rest and chat with the beautiful housewife.
Everyone is welcome to the Vakula Bessoudny Inn. Here you will be fed, here you will be given a drink, here you will be wrapped up to the last thread. This place is ... lively.
But the owner is not what he claims to be. Do not be deceived at the expense of his cordiality and hospitality.
The owner of the establishment is a real werewolf. In the afternoon - hospitable host, at night - a highwayman from a big road.
He does not lose his night hours and his wife, "a beautiful woman for thirty years". What does she have to lose with a sixty-year old? The husband at the door - she immediately takes in her young lover.
Handsome, boyar and landowner likes and the sister of a rogue-innkeeper. Seduced all with his magnificent mustache a retired cavalryman.
How to unravel this family-love ball of jealousy, jealousy and greed?
Acute psychology of family relations against the backdrop of criminal history.
Gudezh, robbery, gulb, firing.
What conscience? What pride? These words are forgotten in this lost place at the crossroads.
Together - more fun! And the rain is afraid to be more cheerful, and the echoes to be called out, and the secret language to invent ...
And it's impossible to divide singly and singly into singles, it's absolutely necessary to have a comrade there!
In general, without a friend anywhere. Therefore, the kitten Gav and the puppy made friends. Now they go to visit each other and walk together.
Where it became more interesting to live! It is necessary, say, a puppy for a cutlet to hide. Then the kitten will help him: hide it in the stomach, and deal with the end. No one will find a cutlet anymore, no one will take it!
An uneasy job for an interpreter is to transfer fates. From the language of someone else's personal - to a neat stationery.
Switzerland mid-twentieth century welcomes political refugees. But not all: histories are carefully checked, read out, checked, there should not be false stories and fates, those who simply invented that he is being persecuted are not allowed to pass.
So, here you need an interpreter. A person who would record all the stories in the local language, set them down concisely and thoroughly.
He is the collector of human lives. After all, people will leave, years will fly by, and what will remain of them? A heap of notes, notes, neatly folded into the daddy's tale. Diaries and letters. That's all we are.
Not saved, ruined a clean and bright soul ...
But the wife of this lonely, gloomy, "basement man" was closer to his wife.
She married him an innocent sixteen-year-old girl. Modest, sweet, defenseless. I brought my family album to him.
How cold and dreary she was in his uncomfortable house! She did not understand her husband, and she was afraid, even she did not say anything superfluous. Walked quietly, like a mouse, afraid to disturb his peace.
He never asked for anything.
And he only furtively glanced at her, admiring her youth and beauty.
But her endless patience came to an end. She had to break out of this cage.
I burn it no limit. Without his wife, the whole world seems to him to be a grave.
"You want an animal's happiness, but life will not let you get drunk and be happy, and sometimes it will be strangled with blows."
Women are unpredictable. From them you can wait for anything.
A young widow still mourns for her husband, but she is bored with her alone. That would meet a real man! He would have been her support in life, and she would have surrounded him with care.
But some impudent person comes to her estate, who demands that she immediately give away the money that his husband owed him.
How dare he talk so insolently with a woman! Yes, he is handsome, tall and stately. In addition, a brave military man. But completely ill-mannered! Maybe I should fall into a swoon?
Here such cheat! Lured all the same guy.
And the second lady to match her. For a long time she misses the girls. It would Seem to be happy for any groom. And a familiar neighbor came to her, a decent and decent man.
True, a little zanudliv. But this is not the main thing.
And she absolutely tortured him with cavils. So you can stay without a husband!
It's good that her father hinted at the purpose of his neighbor's visit.
But will the young people be happy?
"In family life, the most important screw is love."
Too strong, too passionate, too loving was Medea for Jason.
She deceived the golden fleece for him, she - once a princess - refused for him from wealth and honors ... Could she not rely on his faithfulness, gratitude? ..
But he could not love her as hard and selflessly as she was his.
And now he was tired of her. He marries the daughter of the king, naive and simple. Medeju asked to get out.
Well, then she will cease to be submissive, and her love, turning with terrible hatred, will be disastrous: she once gave life to her children, now she wants to kill them - this is her revenge on their father, who betrayed her to Jason.
"Let the person be no more than the eye of an ant - but the personality is a person! So I think! "
The Horton elephant is an example of honesty and decency, from someone, and it's not a shame to learn from him! It does not matter which creature is big, small or very tiny, the elephant Horton treats everyone with the greatest respect. It is a person, even a tiny one. He will not let him exterminate the city, even if this city is the size of a fuzz!
And if an elephant had to sit out an egg, he would not abandon the chick for anything in the world. And cold and hunger are not terrible to him, because the main thing is not to let the egg freeze, from there the whole person will soon hatched! And it turned out that a slogan came out of the egg - after all, his elephant was hatching! Whatever you say, and this was a worthy retribution for his labors - the elephant Horton was happy when he saw the toddler!