03 October 2016, Monday, 13:39

"Hercules" by Bashkir Opera will be shown at festival in Moscow

 

UFA, 3 October 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. The performance of the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theratre "Hercules" will be shown at the First Festival of Russian Musical Theatres "See Music" in Moscow. The staging of G.F. Handel opera will be held tomorrow, on October 4, at the E. Kolobov "Novaya Opera" Theatre. The performance will be also seen by the Russian National Theatre Award expert advice "Golden Mask".

The Director of the Ufa production George Isahakyan wrote on his page on social networks: "I am grateful to the Moscow theatres for their hospitality and real theatrical fraternity — Bolshoi, Helikon, and Natalia Sats Theatre did everything to make festival performances going on as at their native scenes this week. We are waiting for adorable Ekaterinburg, Ufa, Irkutsk the next week".

Artists from 27 musical theatres of the country arrived at the festival: Rostov-on-Don, Krasnodar, Kuzbass, Bashkortostan, Karelia, Republic of Crimea, Yakutia, Buryatia, Sverdlovsk Theatre of Musical Comedy, Boris Pokrovsky Chamber Musical Theatre (Moscow), "Through the Looking Glass" Theatre from St. Petersburg and other creative groups. 40 productions will be shown in the capital. The festival was initiated by the Association of Musical Theatres, which exists for 11 years and brings together the musical theatres of Russia and the CIS countries. The performances playbill is available on the official website of the Association of Musical Theatres.