CREES Noon Lecture. Theater, Sociability, and Politics in Putin’s Russia
Irina Khutsieva is a stage director and acting instructor in Moscow, Russia. Trained at “GITIS,” the Russian Academy of Theatrical Art, she has more than 30 years of experience in Russian theater. She now directs her own studio theater, the Chamber Theater, Moscow, founded in 2004. Khutsieva has staged more than 50 plays in Russia, Germany, and the U.S. She has worked at one of Russia’s most distinguished theater academies – the Shchepkin Higher Theatre Institute, associated with the State Academic Maly Theatre of Russia. She also has extensive experience teaching college drama majors. A specialist and practitioner of the Stanislavski Method, she incorporates the principles and traditions of Russian psychological theater and has also developed her own staging and teaching methods. In recent years, she has directed a major gala performance shown on Russian national TV and has run workshops for professional actors in regional towns throughout Russia.
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|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||International, Politics, Russia, Theater|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Residential College, International Institute, Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia, Slavic Languages & Literatures|
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