The performance "VIY" George Kovtun, Yevgeny Lapenko based on the novel by N. In. Gogol musical in 2 acts on motives of the Ukrainian stories Premiere - may 2005 The play - winner of the annual contest of achievements in the field of culture and arts of the magazine "Afisha Odessa" in the nomination "the Best performance of the year" 2005 Playwright, Director, choreographer honored.worker of arts of Russia, laureate of international competitions. GEORGE KOVTUN Composer and musical Director EUGENE LAPACO The plot is the story of Nikolai Gogol "Vij" is one of the most mysterious, frightening and fascinating subjects of classical literature. The genre of the play "WII" - the musical, and the specificity of this large-scale production is possible using the "movie" terminology to name the specifics of the blockbuster. Indeed, "VIY" is a theatrical blockbuster, with large - scale costumed scenes, dances, songs, very challenging and spectacular stunts and special effects. Three nights in a sinister abandoned Church, at the tomb of witches have to defend the main character of the play - Homa Brutus, and each following night will be worse than the previous... But, as in Gogol, a terrible mystical scenes interspersed carefree-cheerful and cheery sketches of the Ukrainian Cossack way of life. And the surprise ending of the play will surprise even those who know the story of Gogol by heart... "VIY" is a spectacle with a capital letter, which You have to see!
The events in Odessa at 15 October 2021
15 October 2021, 19:00
from 80 to 300 UAH
place: Russian drama theatre (Grecheskaya, 48)