I liked the performance, the direction and the play of actors. The performance will not leave you indifferent if you are worried about your homeland. Mat did not leave his daughter negative perception. Thank you for the evening spent at the Theater, art without naphthalene is great.
"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!
Strong man, who did not lose the firmness of the spirit in his declining years, did not lose his character and posture, it was very hard to suddenly find out that he was deprived of civil status. Inferior. And taken under guardianship.
And all his children tried, against his father's will, so that the inheritance will not be lost.
He is controlled, and he would like to command himself, to live and love freely and full sovereignty, but where else here. Not he - they are commanded by people and circumstances.
And although he is still able to love passionately, although in spirit he is still firm and stable, humiliation, which is bitterly wormwood, can not stand the proud heart. Sunset is so sunset - but he is not one of those who will give the sun to roll slowly. He himself will break the smooth motion of the star through the sky, he will tear it from the sky - and throw it under the feet of those who so craved for his night.
What can be more fun than a hen party? Gathered girls, drink that stronger and go where there are men. It is desirable to have more men, their clothes are smaller.
And for what reason is the fun? There was a man with whom you will live your whole life.
Or vice versa, this man died. This bachelorette party was not like everyone else.
They have known each other for a thousand years, they do not mind spending a night for preference. As usual with girls, they have their girlfriends ritual.
Once a month to gather together and visit their beloved husbands ... on their graves. The end of life is not the end of love.
But one of them has a new boyfriend. And that means hope for a new life. They said: "until death do us part." Came razluchnitsa. It's time to move on.
Happiness comes when you do not expect it at all. And in the most unexpected place. Even in the cemetery you can meet your destiny.
And now one charming widow makes a proposal to one of them.
But how will other members of the club react to this? And can you change your husband if he died long ago?
"To whom my grief I will hand, to whom my grief is a hag ..."
Only Mother Earth can understand the grief of the Mother Woman.
She has no one else to tell her about her misfortune. Her beloved husband and three sons took war from her.
The children were so young! And did not have time to live. Only one of them managed to get married.
His ex-wife also gave birth to the Mother of the grandson. Not native - from another man. But the daughter-in-law died in childbirth. The baby was brought up by the Mother. She became his mother and grandmother.
But not everything you tell the child. Tears have dried up, but my soul hurts.
Mother remembers the sunny harvest festival in her native village, when her boys were with her, strong, bold, so young.
She also remembers the last meeting with the eldest son, when he saw her from the train car and called. Just had time to drop her hat out of the window. And she watched the train for a long time. In what distance did he carry her boy?
The day lasts a long time, but life flies by instantly.
Mother will tell all about her grandson. He will have a happy family and a happy life.
In the play based on the story of Chingiz Aitmatov, only one word is "mother". Everything else is told in the language of dance.
We'll survive all. If only there was no war.
Miro Gavran is a Croatian prose writer and playwright recognized in the world. His plays won the love of spectators from Paris to Washington, from Rotterdam to Buenos Aires. His books have been translated into many languages, and he himself became a laureate of many literary prizes.
What is it about plays that come from the pen of this remarkable writer, what makes people laugh heartily and wipe their tears?
Maybe the whole secret is that he writes about ordinary people. About those who sit next to us in the minibus in the morning, about those who ride next to the subway. About those who look flawless, but what happens behind closed doors in homes and souls?
But why wonder when you can just peek behind one such door? Moreover, the celebration was over just now, celebrating the anniversary of the wedding. The main thing is not to collide in the door with an unexpected guest! He was recently released and decided to visit his ex-wife ... However, she has a new husband, and in the apartment there is one for everyone ... how can one get on with it?
Yes, and can it live together two men, whose approach to women is so different? One believes that you just need to fight and win, because a man is always right! But if he does not defend his right - is he not henpecked? But is it really bad to be a "henpecked"?
Each premiere in the Mayakovsky Theater is an event. And not only because this theater has long acquired a "name", but also because the choice always falls on works very unusual, and sometimes specially created for this "scene".
And the "Russian Romance" is no exception. Delivered by Mindaugas Karbauskis on the play of Marius Iwaszkiewicz, who already created for the theater of the delightful "Kant", the performance, the space of which was re-created on the stage by Sergey Barkhin, will necessarily become the pearl of the theatrical season.
So, what will the prime minister tell us about?
This time the speech with the audience will lead to literature, geniuses in literature and their lives, how written, not written, and even the works conceived by the author affect his life. And if we undertake to study the subject of such a subtle - then certainly on the example of one of the most solid, large and significant figures of Russian literature - Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy.
We, the submissive authorities of the director and the author of the play, will be transferred to the everyday life of the genius creator, in which the fates of fictional heroes are mixed with the fates and lives of his relatives and friends. But, maybe, they not simply mix up? Maybe they are fighting desperately with each other for the "first" place in his life? Who will win? And can there be any victory in such a battle?
What should be the story about the love of Anna Karenina and Vronsky, the love for which Anna lost her impeccable reputation as a lady of high society and position in society, left her husband and child, becoming both the happiest and most unhappy woman in the world?
How to show the history of relations between Levin and Kitty, their meetings, tender confessions, his proposal to marry him and her - in the end - consent? ..
Only a bright and colorful musical is able to convey the intensity of the passions that raged in Anna's life, as well as the strength of the feelings of all those who fell in love with passionate love - the same love that circulates, and intoxicates, forcing to forget about propriety, and ruining, and Builds, and changes destinies ...
Oh, nature has to romantic! And in love. And passions.
Suddenly Platonov meets his old love. The fire flares up - and now they are in each other's arms.
And what about Platonov's wife? He betrayed her, she tries to commit suicide. Yes, after all, the wife fervently loves Platonov, and he can not abandon her.
How so? Now, it turns out, he betrayed his love? It turns out that this is so. Well, no, she will not forgive him. Furious woman is terrible, remember this, men!
The beginning of the twentieth century. In theatrical studio the play of the unknown author "Venetian" is rehearsed. Not a modern one, but an old play written in the sixteenth century.
The aesthetics of the Art Nouveau era, which broke into art in the twentieth century, must somehow get along with a story told at a different time and place. How to combine what seems incompatible? ..
So they looked for new theatrical principles, so they developed innovative moves and techniques, so they came up with a new stage language for the theater's coryphaeus, which is dedicated to this performance: Vsevolod Meyerhold, Kazimir Malevich, Konstantin Melnikov, Roman Viktyuk.
The troupe rehearses. Creative people argue about the principles of theater. New and old interact, giving birth to unexpected director's moves and combinations. What kind of play will come out as a result? Unknown. So far they are probing the soil, preparing. Looking for among the flooded avant-garde means and opportunities to say and express their own. And be sure to find.
Is it possible to diversify the dull family life by participating in a swing party?
"Homo erectus" - this is the Latin name of a person erect. But it sounds in the play, which has a subtitle "Exchange wives", is extremely ambiguous.
When the businessman gave in the magazine an announcement about the invitation of like-minded people to celebrate the May Day holidays, together with a young married couple without complexes, he had no idea what his proposal might turn out to be.
In his apartment a motley company gathers and begins to play "in a bottle".
But this is only the beginning. There are many unexpected turns and plot lines in the play. And each of the heroes cynically or frankly will tell all about the inside story - from the corrupt journalist to the whimsical prostitute, from the ardent fighter for the ideals of communism, to the "faithful" wife who sells her husband's things to help her drug addict friend.
The development of action is like a dashing mount. Just now the heroes furiously argued about politics, now they fight, then they dance and sing. Are they ready to buy everything and sell everything for the sake of their entertainment, or are they a mold of a cynical modern society where everything is allowed due to the rampant democracy?