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Premiere
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Performance start 19:00
Ticket price 120-600 hrn
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Fragments of the play are played in English with Ukrainian captions. Please note that captions may not be visible from the balcony. 

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Based on the novel “The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone” by Tennessee Williams, adaptation by Polina Medvedeva.

A famous American actress suddenly stopped her theatrical carrier in New-York and come to Rome. She met there an attractive young man. They think that their life begins all over again, but… “Rome is a cruel city and it is too dangerous to play on its streets”.
What will happen next? It is the secret even for creators of the performance.

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About Andreas von Schlippe, Set & Costume Designer:  

Born in Munich (Germany )

Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich in the class of Prof. Grübler, costume and stage design.

After graduated – Engagements as Assistant Director and Set Designer to Yury Lubimov in various opera houses in Europe (Nationaltheater München; Staatstheater Stuttgart; Coventgarden London; Opernhaus Zürich etc.)

From 1991 works as freelance set and costume designer in various Theaters:

Kansalisteatern (Nationaltheater in Helsinki – with 2 productions directed by Y.Lubimov – “The Raw youth” based on a novel by F. Dostoevsky; “Comedians” – a collage of 4 A.Ostrovsky plays);

Taganka theatre in Moscow: “Dr. Zhiwago”, based on the novel of B.Pasternak for the “Wiener Festwochen” directed by Y.Lubimov, Music by Alfred Shnitke);

Staatstheater Braunschweig (Germany): “Zaide” directed by M.Heiks;

Theater Luzern: “Traumspiele” based on the play by Strindberg, directed by A.Zholdag;

Opera Nova (Bydgoszcz Poland): “Madame Butterfly” by Puccini, directed by Marianne Berglöw;

Svenska teatern (Swedish National Theatre in Helsinki): “Woman in black”       directed by Mitja Siren;

Bolshoi Theatre Minsk (Belorussia); “Il Trovatore” by Verdi, directed by        Marianne Berglöw,

Also works with Anatoly Vasilyev, and more.

Works as director:

Svenska teatern (Swedish National Theatre in Helsinki): the musical “Sagan Om Ringen” based on the novel ”The Lord of the Rings” by Tolkien;

Theater am Schloss (Ansbach, Germany): “I Hired a contract Killer“ based on the film by Aki Kaurismäki, and more.

Since 1997 works for the Tollwood festival as Technical Director and Set Designer;

Since 2004 works with the “Wiener Festwochen“ (Austria) as Set Designer

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Performance language – Ukrainian, English (with Ukrainian captions)

Additional Information – Translation by Marianna Kiyanovskaya

2 hours 30 minutes with intermission

First night – 12 April 2019

Author – Polina Medvedeva by Tennessee Williams


Director – Polina Medvedeva

Set & Costume Designer – Andreas von Schlippe

Producers – Vladimir Prudkin, Irina Batko-Stupka

Music – Timur Polyansky 

Lighting Designer – Sergey Nevgadovsky 

Choreographer – Angelika Borisova

Sound – Sergey Shevchenko

Video – Alexander Bratinov

Stage Manager – Lyubov Skirko 


Karen Stone
Countess
Servantes of proscenium