on-line 20.02.06


13.05.2015, 09:45


Random photo




Start visitors - 21.03.2009
free counters




01.08.2015, 13:17

Crazzzy Days

13.05.2015, 09:52


> Topics > Theatre > From the theatrical history of Kherson

From the theatrical history of Kherson

Kherson is a town of rich theatrical and musical traditions. The most famous national masters of stage gave their performances there: M. Zankoetskaya, G. Kropevnitskiy, I. Karpenko-Karyj, P. Saksaganskiy, M. Sadovsky, as well as M. Schepkin, M. Savina, M. Orlenev, V. Davidov, V. Meerkhold. Ukrainian nightingale Oksana Petrusenko stepped onstage there for the first time, and the unforgettable Jury Shumsky began his career . And this list can be continued.

In October, 1938 the Kherson regional music and drama theatre was opened. Because of its background, traditions, repertoire, it became the true national Ukrainian theatre.

In 1992 the theatre was named after the unsurpassed Ukrainian dramaturge M. Kulish to his 100th birth anniversary.
The bright side of the creative biography of the theatre became the period from 1958 to 1972 when the main director was the national actor of Ukraine M. Ravitskiy. It had brought a new art direction, created a new lyric and romantic theatre. His play avriya became a scenic confession about native land and its past.

Many talented actors, real masters of a stage worked at the theatre at that time: the national actor of Ukraine L.Litvinenko, honored artists of Ukraine F.Krasovskaja, M. Mikutskiy, G. Kuzmenkov, I.Golubev; the honored artist of Checheno-Ingushetiya A.Zajats, the actors V. Serikov-Raukh, M. Shkolniy, S.Moshinsky, I.Basjuk.
Almost 20 years of his life were given to the theatre by the talented composer and conductor M. Raukh. The success of creative theatrical collective was defined with musical performances: Natalka Poltavka by N. Lysenko, Zaporozhian beyond the Danube by S.Gulak-Artemovskiy, The circus lights fires by D.Milyutin, Wedding in Malinovka by L.Juhvid and many others.

All the time the theatre lived in searches, changes, was supplemented with new talented actors, graduates of Kiev and Kharkov theatrical institutes. The troupe consisted of D.Korolenko, A.Shitka, A.Manojlo, A.Tolok, G. Kulik, V. Chornoshkur, S.Kovalenko, A.Dmitriev who became its soul and creative base.
The theatre demanded new courageous embodiments and experiments. Young talented director-innovator O.Gorbenko had begun his creative biography in Khersonschina from the same theatre.
L.Ukrainka's tragedy "Orgy" appeared soon on Kherson stage followed by a drama of M. Stelmakh Dream of love , August again by I.Shtok. With such program the theatre successfully reported to choosy spectators of Kiev.

The director of the theatre, O.A.Kniga, a deserved art worker of Ukraine, a big enthusiast who is enamoured in her business makes every effort to give the theatre a present-day creative life and make it highly professional. The festival of musical performances "Melpomena of Tavriya" was set under her initiative. She opened a branch of the theatre in Kalanchak, created theatre-studio, the small stage, a theatre-cafe for children and many other interesting and grasping events.

Information from almanac Steppe 2000. - 10. P. 48-51


Andrey Zholdak in Kherson.


05.05.2011 "Mask": Happiness is
28.04.2011 "Mi poklikan daruvati radst"
28.04.2011 Kherson playwright selected for participation in the program of London's Royal Court
28.04.2011 Listen to your heart!
17.11.2010 Theatre "Vikontse" will know the ministers
08.09.2010 Vitaliy Bondarev - three times better
24.06.2010 Theatrical spring of Kherson
24.06.2010 Saga about the Odessa court
23.06.2010 Vladimir Petriv: a theater must surprise
28.04.2010 Metamorphosis of Evgeniya Simonova
08.04.2010 A theater is an improper place, where naked women walk
26.02.2010 In the theater of miniatures are bear actors
18.12.2009 We will perpetuate the name of Meyerkhol'd!
22.09.2009 Invite a theater lover!
30.07.2009 Reviving traditions of Meyerkhol'da
22.07.2009 Witch: dossier from "meyerkhol'dov"
15.07.2009 A dean has twin!
23.06.2009 Short turn on theatrical public
20.01.2009 Kherson theater in the period of occupation 1941-1943
10.11.2008 To take off
09.09.2008 Kherson wrote script for a theatrical
05.09.2008 Youth and old age
04.09.2008 Theatrical show under the dome of "Shapito"
29.08.2008 VERBATIM, SIR!!!
27.08.2008 Bogdan Benyuk: "A star is an aggregate of plasma and gas"
18.08.2008 Stanislas Moiseev: not to go under the thumb of public
07.08.2008 Kherson in guests at ... Kherson
07.08.2008 Doctor of Bole Mere: THEATER IT IS LJUBOV
07.08.2008 Kherson soloist of the Kievan theater
05.08.2008 Professor-student Bogdan Benyuk
29.07.2008 Anatoliy Khostikoev
29.07.2008 Spectator phenomenon
25.07.2008 To the dramatic art - to live!
12.11.2004 Skilled drama is in oblmuzdramteatre
09.09.2004 It is changing, like clouds, playing with the sun

Leave a reply

Enter the number you see to the right.
If you don't see the image with the number, change the browser settings and reload the page