Ilya Ilf, Evgeny Petrov
Nikolay Kolyada's performance
Satirical Comedy in two acts
(from 16 years)
The novel «Twelve chairs» written in 1927, has found
improbable popularity, and at once spread on citations, and its original language and
now cause a smile.
… the Twentieth years of XX th century. The Prosperity of NEP (new economic policy).
The State strategy is directed on development of market relations and private business.
Inventive swindlers dexterously and skilfully use an economic innovation in their interests.
They know «four hundred relative fair ways of money taking away».
… To the Former district leader of nobility Ippolit Matveyevich Vorobyaninov, his mother-in-law,
madam Petuhova confesses that during revolution has hidden family brilliants in one of chairs
of suite of furniture in living room. Ippolit Matveyevich goes on searches of jewelry.
To it there is professional swindler Ostap Bender. «Great Schemer» assumes a role of guide
for Vorobyaninov in the new world of modern Soviet Russia. They together go to search for
treasures. «Ice has got under way, Misters Jurymen!.»
Director EvgenyZimin with the creative command has put performance where wonderfully the present
is reflected in the past. Where original scenery, light, suits, musical registration, plastic
create time atmosphere, immersing us in various spaces and situations …
The Laureate of the national theatrical award “The Gold
The Premiere has taken place on March 23th, 2018