The organizer - Krasnoyarsk Drama Theatre of n.a. A.S. Pushkin,
with the assistance of Fond of Mikhail Prokhorov
and Culture Ministry of Krasnoyarsk krai

‘Alice’s journey to Switzerland’ and to ‘Golden Mask’

Yesterday the nominees of the National theatre festival – competition “golden Mask’ got known. Finally Krasnoyarsk was again presented in the main programme of this major theatre forum of the country: the performance of Pushkin’s theatre ‘Alice’s journey to Switzerland’ is presented in three nominations:



‘DRAMA/FEMALE ROLE’ –Natalya Goryacheva for the part of Alice Gallo

In Moscow the actors of Pushkin’s theatre will show their performance on 1st April on the stage ‘Under the roof’ of the Theatre n.a. Mossovet.

In October two experts of ‘Golden Mask’, critics Alesya Makhmutova and Alexander Vislovcame to Pushkin’s theatre, they saw ‘Alice’ and highly rated it. The main director of Krasnoyarsk Drama theatre Oleg Rybkin staged it, based on the play by a playwright from Switzerland Lucas Berfus. The premiere took place on 20th March 2012 during the V festival of modern dramaturgy ‘Drama. New Code’. In the performance, which takes place on the Chamber stage, modern technologies are used: during all the performance characters are filmed by cameras and the image is shown on-line on the screens on the walls. The plot of this performance is complicated and complex, even unpredictable for the Russain stage, but the most important is that it won’t leave you indifferent.

Information and photos of the performance ‘Alice’s journey to Switzerland’:

The list of nominees-2013 on the web site of the festival ‘Golden Mask’


This is the 6th nomination of Oleg Rybkin for ‘Golden mask’. Last time the director was nominated in 2008 with the comedy ‘Seagull’ also by Krasnoyarsk Pushkin’s theatre. Then the Theatre went to ‘Mask’ every year with its premiere performances, but was nominated just in programmes ‘Mask Plus’.