Turgenev’s “A Month in the Country” by Anatoly Efros (1983)/ p5/20
in russian, no english subtitles!
“A Month in the Country” (Ivan Turgenev) directed by Anatoly Efros (Анатолий Эфрос): 1983, Moscow, Malaya Bronnaya Theatre, TV version. Stage designer – Dmitry Krymov (Дмитрий Крымов).
Olga Yakovleva (Ольга Яковлева) as Natalia Petrovna.
Oleg Vavilov (Олег Вавилов) as Rakitin.
Isaak Kastrel (Исаак Кастрель) as Islaev.
Anna Kamenkova (Анна Каменкова) as Vera.
Leonid Bronevoy (Леонид Броневой) as Shpigelsky.
Ivan Shabaltas (Иван Шабалтас) as Belyaev,
Albina Matveeva (Альбина Матвеева) as Elisaveta Bogdanovna.
Maria Andriyanova (Мария Андриянова) as Anna Semenovna.
Antatoly Efros (1925-1987) was a great Russian theatre director, one of the most admired and original directors of post-war Russia, directed at the Central Children’s Theatre, Malaya Bronnaya Theatre, Lenkom Theatre, Moscow Art Theatre, Taganka Theatre, and elsewhere including the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis and the Toen Theatre in Tokyo. He taught directing at the State Institute for Theatre Training and wrote several influential books. His productions received numerous awards for creative excellence.His productions of Shakespeare, Molière, Chekhov, and other classics were major events for those who looked to the theatre for social significance as well as aesthetic experience.
Olga Yakovleva is a legendary Russian theatre actress. She was the Efros’s leading actress and his scenic alter ego. In 1987 died A. Efros, and Yakovleva went to Paris.The actress returned to Moscow in 1993. She is a Laureate of the Russian Theatre Award „Golden Mask. Now Olga Yakovleva is one of stars of Moscow Art Theatre.
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