The winners of the theatrical award “the gold mask” named in Moscow

The winners of the theatrical award “the gold mask” named in Moscow

Award 2017 has become the largest number of participants.

Moscow. April 19. INTERFAX.RU — Andrew the Mighty, Danila Kozlovsky, Teodor Currentzis became laureates of the 23rd Russian National theatrical award “the gold mask”, the ceremony of awarding which was held Wednesday in the Musical theatre of a name of Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko.

For 23 years it was the biggest “Mask” — more than three months we had more than 220 performances, including all projects, competitive and non-competitive program. The main purpose of the “Mask” — the mainstreaming of the theatrical space all Rossiniere Relatenodefactory festival

She also remembered George Taratorkin, who died in February 2017, which is more than 20 years led the “Golden mask”. “That means dedication what it means to understand and accept many of our neighbors, to forgive and love them, George G. knew exactly. It with equal interest watched and Metropolitan productions, and productions from the regions. There was such a prize “For honour and dignity”. And truly, George G. was a man of honor and dignity, and domestic gentility,” said Revyakin.

Chairman of the jury “Drama theatre and the puppet theatre”, artistic Director of the Russian academic Youth theatre (RAMT) Alexei Borodin told Interfax that in this season the works of trend searches. “Is the search in different directions. And I think that’s good,” he said.

Answering the question, did the debate about censorship the effect on the atmosphere in the theatre, Borodin noted that, in his view, such discussions only set people free. “All react now to this (discussions about censorship — if) absolutely calm and even, perhaps, to some extent, all these conversations provoke some creativity that freely,” said the artistic Director of Ramtha.

“Golden mask” in the nomination “Best performance in a drama. Big form” has received “Russian novel” of the theater named after VL. Mayakovsky and best drama it was directed by Andrei Moguchy (“Storm” of the Bolshoi drama theater after G. A. Tovstonogov).

For the best male role in the drama the jury noted Danila Kozlovsky (“hamlet” Maly drama theatre — theatre of Europe), and for women — Eugene Simonov (Sophia Tolstaya in the “Russian novel” of the Moscow theatre of a name of VL. Mayakovsky)

Best Opera production was “Rodelinda” the Bolshoi theatre, and Teodor Currentzis was named the best conductor in the Opera (“La Traviata” Perm theater and ballet named after P. I. Tchaikovsky).

Best ballet performance recognized “Romeo and Juliette” Opera and ballet Theatre of Yekaterinburg, and the best conductor was Pavel Klinichev. In this category was represented by three works, each of which worked Klinichev. The jury noted his “Undine”, presented in the Bolshoi theatre.

The first in the nomination “the Operetta/a Musical” became a “Drayman and the king” Krasnoyarsk theatre of young spectator

The winner of the prize of the Union of theatrical figures (STD) for outstanding contribution to the development of theatrical art became Algum Aygumov, Irina Bogacheva, Andrey Borisov, Rezo Gabriadze Georgi Kotov (who died in March 2017), Nikolay Marton, Oleg Tabakov, Vladimir Etush.

“Golden mask” was established in 1993 by the theatre Union of Russia as professional prize for the best work of the season in all kinds of theatrical art.

Just to participate in the 23rd “the Mask” received more than 900 applications — the screening was attended by 130 cities, 614 drama productions and 325 productions of musical performances.