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WOLVES AND SHEEP
Alexander Ostrovsky

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Nearest shows: 15.03, 5.04, 18.04, 2.05, 31.05, 16.06

Alexander Ostrovsky and Maly Theatre tell us the oldest story in the world. The story is about some people are destined to be ingenuous and meek as sheep and others to be predatory and dangerous as wolves. However, sometimes, even an old predator gets into trouble…

At all times the play “Wolves and sheep” has been like some sort of “calling card” of the Maly Theatre. There were a considerable number of productions in which sparkled the best artists of the company. Over the years the performance has been on it hasn’t lost its originality and importance.

Performance Director – Honored Art Worker of Russia Vitaly Ivanov
Designer – Honored Art Worker of Russia Alexander Glazunov
Premiere – June 25th, 1994
Suitable for 12+ yrs

A comedy in 5 acts

Roles and actors:

Meropiya Davydovna Murzovetskaya, an owner of a big, neglected estate and an authoritative person in the province Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation Government, народная артистка России Lyudmila Polyakova Klavdiya Moiseeva

Apollon Viktorovich Murzavetsky, her nephew, a retired Warrant Officer народный артист России Alexander Vershinin Aleksey Konovalov

Apollon Viktorovich Murzavetsky, her nephew, a retired Warrant Off Sergey Potapov

Glafira Alexeyevna, a poor young woman, Murzavetskaya’s relative Varvara Shatalova Mariya Seryogina

Yevlampiya Nikolayevna Kupavina, a young rich widow Alexandra Ivanova Mariya Kriventseva

Anfisa Tikhonovna, her aunt заслуженная артистка России Zinaida Andreeva заслуженная артистка России Tatiyana Skiba

Mikhail Borisovich Lynyayev, a wealthy landlord народный артист России Valeriy Babyatinskiy Mikhail Fomenko народный артист России Viktor Nizovoy

Vasily Ivanovich Berkutov, a landlord, Kupavina's neighbour Mikhail Fomenko Alexander Volkov Oleg Dobrovan

Vukol Naumovich Chugunov, former member of the court народный артист России Vladimir Dubroskiy заслуженный артист России Sergey Kagakov

Klavdiy Goretsky, Chugunov’s nephew народный артист России Viktor Nizovoy заслуженный артист России Aleksey Faddeev Pyotr Zhikharev Sergey Efremov Dmitriy Krivosheev

Pavlin Savelyich, Murzavetskaya’s butler Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation, заслуженный артист России Yuriy Ilyin Alexander Nikiforov Sergey Vidineev

Kupavina's butler Aleksey Anokhin Pyotr Zhikharev Dmitry Safonov Evgeniy Voronov

WOLVES AND SHEEP
Alexander Ostrovsky
A comedy in 5 acts

Nearest shows: 15.03, 5.04, 18.04, 2.05, 31.05, 16.06
Buy tickets

Alexander Ostrovsky and Maly Theatre tell us the oldest story in the world. The story is about some people are destined to be ingenuous and meek as sheep and others to be predatory and dangerous as wolves. However, sometimes, even an old predator gets into trouble…

At all times the play “Wolves and sheep” has been like some sort of “calling card” of the Maly Theatre. There were a considerable number of productions in which sparkled the best artists of the company. Over the years the performance has been on it hasn’t lost its originality and importance.

Performance Director – Honored Art Worker of Russia Vitaly Ivanov
Designer – Honored Art Worker of Russia Alexander Glazunov
Premiere – June 25th, 1994
Suitable for 12+ yrs

Roles and actors

Meropiya Davydovna Murzovetskaya, an owner of a big, neglected estate and an authoritative person in the province Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation Government, народная артистка России Lyudmila Polyakova Klavdiya Moiseeva

Apollon Viktorovich Murzavetsky, her nephew, a retired Warrant Officer народный артист России Alexander Vershinin Aleksey Konovalov

Apollon Viktorovich Murzavetsky, her nephew, a retired Warrant Off Sergey Potapov

Glafira Alexeyevna, a poor young woman, Murzavetskaya’s relative Varvara Shatalova Mariya Seryogina

Yevlampiya Nikolayevna Kupavina, a young rich widow Alexandra Ivanova Mariya Kriventseva

Anfisa Tikhonovna, her aunt заслуженная артистка России Zinaida Andreeva заслуженная артистка России Tatiyana Skiba

Mikhail Borisovich Lynyayev, a wealthy landlord народный артист России Valeriy Babyatinskiy Mikhail Fomenko народный артист России Viktor Nizovoy

Vasily Ivanovich Berkutov, a landlord, Kupavina's neighbour Mikhail Fomenko Alexander Volkov Oleg Dobrovan

Vukol Naumovich Chugunov, former member of the court народный артист России Vladimir Dubroskiy заслуженный артист России Sergey Kagakov

Klavdiy Goretsky, Chugunov’s nephew народный артист России Viktor Nizovoy заслуженный артист России Aleksey Faddeev Pyotr Zhikharev Sergey Efremov Dmitriy Krivosheev

Pavlin Savelyich, Murzavetskaya’s butler Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation, заслуженный артист России Yuriy Ilyin Alexander Nikiforov Sergey Vidineev

Kupavina's butler Aleksey Anokhin Pyotr Zhikharev Dmitry Safonov Evgeniy Voronov

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CONGRATULATIONS ON A NEW ROLE

​On September 27 on the stage of the theatre's branch in Kogalym Sergey Efremov ​in Ostrovsky's Wolves and Sheep ​in the role of Klavdiy Goretsky. Congratulations to Sergey and wishing him all the best in his future endeavours!

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"WOLVES AND SHEEP" IN KOGALYM

​There are two different types of people: some of them are destined to be simple-minded and as harmless as sheep, others are bold and ferocious like wolves.

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