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Russia Interviews

The latest interviews about live + streaming theatre in Russia.

Darya Avratinskaya on Russian Musicals, Her Favorite Role and Being in SWEENEY TODD a Interview Darya Avratinskaya on Russian Musicals, Her Favorite Role and Being in SWEENEY TODD at Taganka Theatre
by Daria Vorobyeva - March 31, 2019, Russia

Darya Avratinskaya is a theatre actress who acts both in plays and musicals and has already managed to get to the only Russian production of Sweeney Todd: she is Johanna and a part of the ensemble. Besides, Darya acts in Chekhov's 'The Seagull', plays Alice in 'Run, Alice, Run', Princess in 'An Old,...
Evgeny Pisarev of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE at Moscow Pushkin Drama Theatre Interview Evgeny Pisarev of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE at Moscow Pushkin Drama Theatre
by Louis Train - March 27, 2018, Russia

Evgeny Pisarev's office is eclectic but organized. Photos from past productions hang on the walls; they reflect his twenty-plus years as a fixture of Moscow's theatre scene. In 2010, when Evgeny was named artistic director of the Pushkin Drama Theatre, he became the youngest person in Moscow to hold...
John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be Interview John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be
by Gil Kaan - November 09, 2017, Costa Mesa

Conductor extraordinaire John Mauceri, at 72 years young, has the memory of a straight-A college kid vividly recalling detailed facts of incidents long ago right off the top of his head. The go-to expert on all subjects Leonard Bernstein, John will be conducting BERNSTEIN ON STAGE at the Valley Perf...