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THE TALE OF TSAR SALTAN
Alexander Pushkin

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Nearest shows: 11.02, 18.02, 25.02, 5.03, 18.03

A pleiad of prominent crowned heads that frequently appear on the Maly Theatre’s stage was acceded to by a fabulous Tsar Saltan. You would ask why? Well, because every child knows the legendary Tsar from Pushkin's fairy tale. The production of the tale was dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the great Russian poet. The Maly Theatre decided to revive the production almost 20 years after the premiere. In this fairytale performance the harmony of Pushkin’s verse is embellished by directorial concepts and actor’s findings, numerous musical numbers and diverse decorations and costumes.

Performance Director – Vitaliy Ivanov

Designer – Alexander Glazunov

Costume Designer - Konstantin Shamrin

Composers - People's Artist of Russia Grigoriy Gobernik, Eduard Gleizer

Choreographer - Natalya Tsybulskaya

Lighting Designer - Honored Worker of Culture of Russia Andrey Izotov

Assistant Directors - Tatiana Egorova, Honored Worker of Culture of Russia Gana Markina

Premiere - November 11, 2018.

Running time:1 hour and 40 minutes.

6+

THE TALE OF TSAR SALTAN
Alexander Pushkin
In 2 acts
Stage version of V.N.Ivanov

Nearest shows: 11.02, 18.02, 25.02, 5.03, 18.03
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A pleiad of prominent crowned heads that frequently appear on the Maly Theatre’s stage was acceded to by a fabulous Tsar Saltan. You would ask why? Well, because every child knows the legendary Tsar from Pushkin's fairy tale. The production of the tale was dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the great Russian poet. The Maly Theatre decided to revive the production almost 20 years after the premiere. In this fairytale performance the harmony of Pushkin’s verse is embellished by directorial concepts and actor’s findings, numerous musical numbers and diverse decorations and costumes.

Performance Director – Vitaliy Ivanov

Designer – Alexander Glazunov

Costume Designer - Konstantin Shamrin

Composers - People's Artist of Russia Grigoriy Gobernik, Eduard Gleizer

Choreographer - Natalya Tsybulskaya

Lighting Designer - Honored Worker of Culture of Russia Andrey Izotov

Assistant Directors - Tatiana Egorova, Honored Worker of Culture of Russia Gana Markina

Premiere - November 11, 2018.

Running time:1 hour and 40 minutes.

6+

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CELEBRATE NEW YEAR HOLIDAYS WITH US!

Dear friends, If you are already planning New Year holidays, hurry up to get your tickets. The playbill for December and January is already on our website.

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PAST THE ISLAND OF BUYAN, BACK TO GRACIOUS TSAR SALTAN

​Dear friends, We would like to share with you the recording of the radio program that aired on "Echo of Moscow" with the artists of the Maly Theatre Nataliya Kalinina and Stanislav Soshnikov, dedicated to the premiere of "The Tale of Tsar Saltan". Radio program hosted by Lev Gulko.

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