PERFORMANCES

Michael Bartenev, Andrey Usachev
Music: Maxim Dunaevsky
SCARLET SAILS Musical extravaganza in 2 parts
based on works by Alexander Grin

     

           
               

    You all know the romantic story of Alexander Grin "Scarlet sails" of love and sublime power dreams. But the authors of our musical extravaganza created a bit of a different story, where Grin’s a fairytale world opposed harsher reality. Young Assol “dreams hopes " the promised her a meeting with a single, loved and she’s trying to survive in an imperfect world, choking and hopelessness. But her long-awaited Gray isn’t prince charming, and temptations of life, experienced sea captain. These characters are difficult and intricate ways to meet each other. Their wildest dreams become a powerful creative force that allows to find each other and change lives. You just need to be able to work wonders with his hands, doing the dream of another. And then the world will be better and brighter.
    Unusual multifaceted set design, spectacular lighting solutions, entertainment, plastic and expressive acting mesmerizing Dunaevsky’s music transmit sensations of beauty and strength of the waves, the hard life port town ... And in the final gray world of everyday life blossoms of scarlet colors of hope, love and happiness. After all, if you believe in a dream, it will come true.

Director
The People’s artist of Russia,
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Boris Granatov

Choreographer
The Honourable educationalist of the Russian Federation,
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Vera Fedotovskaya

Scene designer
The Laureate of the National theatrical award “The Gold mask”,
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Stepan Zograbjan

Costume designer
The Laureate of the national theatrical award “The Gold mask”,
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Olga Reznichenko

Lighting designer
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation,
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Sergey Shpagin

Accompaniment
Larisa Vasilyeva

Stage Movement
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Oleg Guryanov

Soundman
Yegor Mashjanov

The Premiere has taken place on March, 17th, 2012

Characters and performers:

Egel
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation,
Alexander Mezhov

Assol
Alyona Danchenko

Gray
The Laureate of the State award of Vologda region
Victor Harzhavin

Longren
the Laureate of the State Award of the Vologda region
Eduard Ablavatsky,
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation
Igor Rudinsky

Mary
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation,
The Laureate of the State award of Vologda region
Elena Avdeenko

Menners
Vladimir Bobrov ,
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation
Viatcheslav Teplov

Menners’s wife
The Laureate of the State award of Vologda region
Alla Petrik,
Olga Yuganova

Menners-son
Timur Mirgalimov

The Priest
Anatoly Mikhasik

Madame
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation
Valentina Burbo,
Yana Likhotina

Girls in Madame’s house
Valentine Burbo, Yana Likhotina, Alla Petrik,
Daria Sakhnovskaya, Anna Terentyeva, Yekaterina Fedyakova,
Yekaterina Chaukina, Olga Yuganova

Women of settlement
Valentina Burbo, Natalya Isaeva,
The Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation Avgusta Klenchina,
Yana Likhotina, Nina Maslennikova, Alla Petrik,
Daria Sakhnovskaya, Yekaterina Fedyakova, Olga Yuganova

Fishermen
Eduard Ablavatsky, Vladimir Bobrov,
Nikita Voskoboynikov, Ilya Grednev,
Oleg Guryanov, Denis Dolbyshev, Alexander Yefremov,
Andrey Kamendov, Vasily Limonov, Alexander Lobantsev,
Igor Rudinsky, Viacheslav Teplov

Boys
Ilya Grednev, Denis Dolbyshev, Alexander Yefremov,
Andrey Kamendov, Victoria Parfenyeva

Young men from the city
Ilya Grednev, Denis Dolbychev, Alexander Yefremov,
Andrey Kamendov, Vasily Limonov, Alexander Lobantsev

Sailors
Eduard Ablavatsky, Vladimir Bobrov, Nikita Voskoboynikov,
Oleg Guryanov, Denis Dolbyshev, Alexander Yefremov,
Andrey Kamendov, Vasily Limonov, Alexander Lobantsev,
Igor Rudinsky, Viacheslav Teplov

Waves and Wind
Ilya Grednev, Oleg Guryanov, Alexander Yefremov,
Andrey Kamendov, Vasily Limonov, Daria Sakhnovskaya,
Anna Terentyeva, Yekaterina Fedyakova, Yekaterina Chaukina

Performance is conducted by the assistants producer
Valentina Grudina