Russia's actor Mikhail Derzhavin passes away

Russia's comic actor Mikhail Derzhavin, widely beloved for his roles in numerous iconic films of the Soviet era, has passed away today at the age of 81. Derzhavin died on January 10, the Moscow Academic Theater Of …

Azerbaijan Drama Theater performs in Smolensk

Troupe of the Azerbaijan State Russian Drama Theater performed a play "The Botanist Monsieur Jordan and the Sorcerer-Dervish Mastali Shah" by Mirza Fatali Akhundov in Russia's Smolensk. The performance was staged by …

Honored Artist of Georgia Kote Toloraia dies

Famous actor Kote Toloraia died in Tbilisi. Konstantin (Kote) Toloraia was born on June 11, 1926. In 1949 he graduated from the acting studio at the Tbilisi Kote Marjanishvili theater. He worked as an actor in the same theater for many …

Tbilisi Griboedov Theater begins its 172nd season

Tbilisi Griboyedov state academic Russian Drama Theater begins its 172nd season in Batumi. The actors of the theater will perform ‘A.C.W.M.T’ play on the New Stage of the Batumi Chavchavadze state Drama Theater. …

Russia's theater director Serebrennikov detained

Russia’s top investigative body says it has detained one of Russia’s most prominent theater directors, Kirill Serebrennikov, and is pressing charges against him. The Investigative Committee said in a …