Federal State Cultural Institution `A.S.Pushkin (Alexandrinsky) Russian State Academic Drama Theatre`Federal State Cultural Institution `A.S.Pushkin (Alexandrinsky) Russian State Academic Drama Theatre`Federal State Cultural Institution `A.S.Pushkin (Alexandrinsky) Russian State Academic Drama Theatre`

 

Main page Site map Feedback Add to favorites








News
04.05.2016 180 Years Since the First Production of N.V. Gogols The Inspector General
 

The first night of The Inspector General play took place on the Alexandrinsky Stage on April 19 (May 4) 1836; N.V. Gogol himself took part in its production. Since then, ten performances after the immortal Gogols composition had been produced at the Alexandrinsky Theater. Such actors as N.O. Dyur and A.M. Maximov, A.A. Nilsky and N.F. Sazonov, V.P. Dalmatov and B.A. Gorin-Goryainov, B.A. Babochkin and G.I. Soloviev, and B.A. Freinlikh had played the role of Khlestakov; I.I. Sosnitsky, V.N. Davydov, I.M. Uralov, Y.V. Tolubeyev had performed the Mayor, and such great actresses as V.N. Asenkova and M.G. Savina had played the role of Maria Antonovna.

OUtstanding directors: Y.P. Karpov, B.M. Sushkevich, N.V. Petrov, and L.S. Vivien had worked on the productions of The Inspector General. Presently, the tenth version of The Inspector General is presented on the stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater in Valery Fokins production; the performance was honored with the National Theater Prize The Golden Mask and the RF State Award.

 

 

 
Back to list
 
News | About theatre | Repertoire | Alexandrinsky Festival | Contacts | Alexandrinsky fund