On February 16, a press-conference will take place on the New Stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater. It will present the Jubilee Program Dedicated to the 70th Birthday of the Artistic Director of the Alexandrinsky Theater Valery Fokin. The installation exhibit “Valery Fokin’s Stage Worlds” will be presented in the course of the press-conference on the New Stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater; at 7:30 p.m., Valery Fokin’s feature film “Transformation” after F. Kafka’s novel will be shown here. The Festival of “Ten Valery Fokin’s Performances” will be the major event of the jubilee program on February 18-28; it will bring together all St. Petersburg director’s productions, everything created after 2002, beginning with "The Inspector General." On February 25, 26, and 27, the theater will present its premiere “Today. 2016;” working on this production is being finalized these very days.
The press-conference will start at 2:30 p.m.