Meet-The-Artists of the VAKHTANGOV STATE ACADEMIC THEATER (RUSSIA)

Meet-The-Artists of the VAKHTANGOV STATE ACADEMIC THEATER (RUSSIA)

Meet-The-Artists of the VAKHTANGOV STATE ACADEMIC THEATER (RUSSIA)

New York, NY

12 June 2019 7PM

New York Public Library

Cherry Orchard Festival presents a vibrant Meet-The-Artist series at New York Public Library (18 West 53rd Street, New York, NY, view map).

Join the stars of the legendary Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre of Russia to learn about their U.S. Premiere of ruthless and ribald Masquerade at New York City Center June 13 - 16, 2019.

The leading actors of the Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre: Evgeny Knyazev, Lidia Velezhova, Victor Dobronravov, Leonid Bichevin, Maria Volkova, Yury Shlykov and others, along with Cherry Orchard Festival producers, Maria Shclover and Irina Shabshis, will discuss their dazzling production of Masquerade, based on the verse drama by Mikhail Lermontov and talk about Vakhtangov Theatre’s history and traditions, as Russia's most celebrated repertoire theater. The program will include Q&A session.

Admission is FREE.

The seating is on FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS.

In Russian with English translation.

Festival 2019