11 February 2014, Tuesday, 17:54

Konstantin Raikin’s meeting with Bashkir artists turned into a separate show

author: Gulfiya Akulova

On the eve of his performance in Ufa a famous actor, director of Satyricon Theatre Konstantin Raikin met with the troupe of Mazhit Gafuri’s Bashkir Drama Theatre. As he admitted the atmosphere of trust and close communication with delicate and intelligent audience was especially attractive for him. Meeting with Bashkir artists Raikin turned into a separate show. It was a place of high poetry and acting secrets, anecdotes from life and memories, the press service of the theatre informs. Konstantin Raikin said that he was looking forward to the next meeting with the theatre troupe. It will be held the next autumn. In October, tours of Mazhit Gafuri’s Bashkir Drama Theatre will take place at the Moscow Satyricon Theatre, dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the theatre.

Konstantin Raikin came to Ufa with one man show "My favorite". Here, the actor recalled his father — Arkady Raikin, shared memories of his career beginning and read verses by his favourite poets Alexander Pushkin, Nikolai Zabolotstky, Nikolai Rubtsov, David Samoilov, Osip Mandelstam, Lope de Vega.