Monday, August 21, 2017

Kolyada Theatre to participate in Christmas Carol Plays festival in Warsaw

Yekaterinburg's Kolyada Theatre recently announced that it will participate in the Christmas Carol Plays festival to be held Nov. 10-17 in Warsaw, Poland.

While in Poland, the theatre company will perform four different plays from its repertoire including Alexander Pushkin's "Boris Godunov", Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named 'Desire'", William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" and Anton Chekhov's "The Cherry Orchard". Prior to returning to Yekaterinburg, Kolyada will mount another production of "The Cherry Orchard" in Katowice, Poland.

During the festival, Kolyada's Yekaterinburg venue on Turgenev street will be used for acting classes. On Nov. 15, the theater will host two performances by the Engagement Youth Theatre-- Leonid Okuneva's "Nosferatu" and Igor Kudryavtsev's "Smart Dog Sonya".