THE SECOND STAGE (KAMENNOOSTROVSKY THEATRE)
Famous Italian playwright Carlo Goldoni wrote more than 200 plays and went down in history of theatre art as a reformer of the Italian theatre. The age of Enlightenment had its own rules and demanded their heroes. Instead of the static masks of Commedia Dell'arte Goldoni invited the attention of discerning audience snatched from the lives of the characters and the situations in which media characters felt conflicting emotions, of passion, and most importantly, handed down from the playwright circumstances moral lesson and changed for the better. Vice has always been ridiculed and punished, virtue and sincerity triumphed.
In the style of "Comedy characters" and written by famous, highly demanded by the global theater for more than three hundred years, "the landlady", the premiere of which will take place on 14 and 15 September 2012 at the New stage theatre, began his creative life in the old Kamennoostrovsky theatre is the only preserved Russian wooden theatre of the classical period.
About a man and a woman, true love and all-consuming passion, the eternal attraction of hearts and the inexplicable causes of separations will be discussed in the new "Landlady". Time moves, centuries succeed each other, and these two are their endless dispute, an intricate game in which can win or lose together.
Duration of performance – 2 hours 30 minutes with one intermission.