Students of the course of Ivan Ivanovich Blagoder on the stage of the Educational Theater will recreate the atmosphere of a Broadway extravaganza. The masterpieces of the world music scene will come to life in the performance of young and talented children and take the viewer into the world of the musical. Famous hits from Cabaret are side by side in the program with new titles for Russia –
excerpts from the musicals “Something Rotten” and “The Book of Mormons”, which gained fame on the Broadway stage in 2011. The production won a Tony Award in seven nominations. The authors of the satirical work, which formed the basis of the musical, were the creators of the South Park animated series. Along with compositions from the classic film “Chicago”, viewers will be introduced to more one work directed by Rob Marshall – “Nine”. The basis for it was the tape of Federico Fellini – “8½”. Another reference to the classics of Italian cinema – compositions from the musical Sweetheart Charity”. The plot was based on Fellini’s film Nights of Cabiria and was directed by legendary choreographer Bob Foss. Such bold discoveries will make it possible to appreciate all the diversity of the musical genre, in which Marlon Brando, Fred Astaire, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Frank Sinatra, Hugh Jackman and many others shone in different years .
Artistic director of the production – Ivan Blagoder
Director – Dmitry Turkov
Artists – Sofya Tyurenova, Alexandra Demidova (student of
Plastic arts – Alexey Salogub
Light – Alexey Poluboyarinov
Sound design – Maxim Chikhalov