Theatre news

21 September

01.08.1916 - 21.09.2014

19 September

To the 200th anniversary since the birth of Mikhail Lermontov.

15 September

The anniversary performance for those who can’t come and see “The Haven” at the Vakhtangov Theatre, will be broadcasted online on the official web-site of the theatre.

9 September

September 9,  the traditional company gathering took place.

25 August

Vladimir Mirzoyev’s new production rehearsal "Crazy Day or The Marriage of Figaro" is under way

4 July

See you at the Vakhtangov Theater (Arbat, 26) July 4 at 9 p.m.!

9 June
30 May
25 May
13 May

14 actors and emplyees of the theatre, who previously were not in possession of their own houses in the Moscow city, received from the Government of Moscow apartments on favorable terms.

2 May
The performance "Peleas and Melisande" on May 6, was performed in the memory of Vladimir Ageev.
21 April

23/04/1564 - 04/23/1616.

April 26, the performance of "Measure for Measure" by Yuri Butusov was shown at the International Shakespeare Festival in Craiova (Romania).

21 April

April 23, 2014 the International Conference dedicated to the work of an outstanding director and reformer Yuri Lyubimov and his role in the national and world thatre, will take place in the Main Foyer of the Vakhtangov Theatre.

19 April

Rimas Tuminas - "Best Director in drama. Large scale production"

Maria Danilova - "The Best work of a costume-designer in drama"

15 April

Guardian Weekly, 11 April 2014

Fabienne Darge

31 March

Decree of the President of the Russian Federation dated 31.03.2014 № 187.

11 March

March 10, the 12th award ceremony of the Theatre Union "Hit of the Season" was held at the Theatre Center on Strastnoy.

26 February



14 February

January 31, a gala ceremony of the Theatre Award "Villanueva - 2013" was held in Havana.

23 January

January 23 (Thursday) at 4p.m.

11 January

January 11

26 December

People's Artist of the USSR Vasily Lanovoi awarded the Order of Alexander Nevsky for merits in development of Russian theater and cinematographic art.

11 December
9 December
30 November

The funeral was held on the same day at the Novodevichy Cemetery in Moscow .


29 November

November, 29, the Honored Artist of  Russia Galina Konovalova returned back home of  the Vakhtangov stage to perform as a Moscow cousin in the production "Eugene Onegin"after a break caused by a disease.

22 November
22 November

For his loyalty to artistic expression, for selfless work in the field of   literature the Patriotic Union of  Writers of  Russia awarded V. Lanovoi the Order "V. Mayakovsky".

5 November
18 October