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For two days, the conference room of Raikin PLAZA Hotel once again became the centre of Moscow social life and brought together art and theatre professionals. On June 6 and 7, 2015 took place Moscow premiere of Franco-Italian film “The Tightrope” by Simon Brook, dedicated to work of his prominent father, director Peter Brook, whose 90th anniversary was celebrated on March 21 by the entire theatre world.
The evening opened by welcome speeches of the artistic director of Satirikon Theatre (and true admirer of Peter Brook’s creative work) Konstantin Raikin and Doctor of Arts, Professor, Head of the Department of Arts and Humanities, Konstantin Raikin’s Theatre School, Dmitriy Trubotchkin. The guests of the premiere were well-known TV and theatre actors, directors and theatre artists: Albert Filozov, Igor Yasulovich, Joseph Raihelgauz, Valeriy Barinov, Yakov Lomkin, Ekaterina Raikina, Valentina Pimanova, Victor Ryzhakov, Sergei Shentalinskiy, Alla Kozhenkova, Lyudmila Ivanilova and others. The film director Simon Brook visited Moscow and personally answered all the questions from the audience.
The event, organized together with the Russian Centre of International Theatre Institute, UNESCO concluded with fellowship at cocktail party on a summer terrace, opened specially for this event. The guests received souvenirs and stylish bouquets from Blumen and Ambien Company and were deeply impressed by their Moscow colleagues’ warm reception.
Raikin PLAZA Hotel proved itself one of the best venues for miscellaneous events. Thus, on January 15 and 16, 2015 a regular general meeting of Professional Guild of Theatre Managers of Russia was held in the conference hall of the hotel. Participants of the event were more than 150 representatives of the largest theatres of Moscow, St. Petersburg, Siberia, the Volga region, the Crimea, the Caucasus and other Russian regions. At the meeting, the decisions were made on a number of significant issues, and its executive board was re-elected. A representative of the UNESCO International Theatre Institute was a special guest speaker of the event. The formal part of the event concluded with fellowship supported by coffee breaks and a final reception, which became a logical conclusion of the event. According to the participants, the organizers of the event and the hotel staff managed to create unique and homely atmosphere for them.
The premiere of the video art project #богимои#героимои (#mygods#myheroes) was successfully held in the conference hall of Raikin PLAZA Hotel. This is the own work of theatre and movie actress Yulia Melnikova with the participation of leading actors of Satirikon Theatre.
Actress Yulia Melnikova who is known for her works for films and TV series, displayed her talents for directing and photographing , and her colleagues from the theatre helped her with it - Denis Sukhanov, Marina Drovosekova, Grigoriy Siyatvinda, Maxim Averin, Vladimir Bolshov, Agrippina Steklova, Timofey Tribuntsev, Lika Nifontova, Elena Butenko-Raikina, Natalia Vdovina, Anton Kuznetsov, Maryana Spivak, Glafira Tarhanova, Sergei Zarubin, Polina Shanina, Anna Seledets, Mikhail Shiryaev, and the artistic director Konstantin Raikin himself.
The project featured “live portraits” accompanied by a display of costumes made by designer Alice Gagarina and became the subject of lively discussion among guests and participants of the theatre fashion party.