Golden Mask Theatre Festival
Golden Mask Theatre Festival will be held in Moscow from March, 23 till May, 27.
The Golden Mask is an annual Russian theatre festival and the National Theatre Award established in 1994 and becoming more and more popular among Russian and foreign guests. The award is given to productions in all genres of theatre art: drama, opera, ballet, modern dance, operetta, musical, and puppet theatre. So if you would like to learn about cultural life of modern Russia this is a good place to start. The competition includes many categories and can be easily compared to the Oscars in theatre life, it awards the Best Large Scale Production in Drama, Best Small Scale Production in Drama, the Best Director, Actor and has many other categories.
The main festival program includes Russian productions, selected by experts from among the premieres of the previous season and nominated for the Golden Mask Award. The performances will take place in a great variety of Moscow theatres every day, so you will have a long list to choose from. Many drama theatres also have subtitles in English.
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