Evgeny Mironov and Chulpan Khamatova
Yesterday in Moscow for the 18th time a ceremony of presenting the largest theater award of Russia was held for the 18th time – "Golden mask".
The award was the result of the festival of the same name, within the framework of which in the Russian capital for about a month, a review of the performances-nominants from all over Russia, as well as the works of modern Russian and foreign directors presented outside the main competition, lasted.
There were a lot of guests who had gathered at the Gala Watch at the Bolshoi Theater: Chulpan Khamatova, Evgeny Mironov, Kirill Serebrennikov, Nikolai Uskov, Polina Agureeva, Valeria Lanskaya, Julia Menshova and many other stars gathered to congratulate his colleagues and enjoy the colorful show set by the director. Nina Chusova.
The leading evenings were the ballerina Ulyana Lopatkina and the opera singer Ildar Abdrazakov, and the laureates were announced by the President of the festival George Taraterkin and actress Irina Pigova.
Unlike the ceremony "Nicky", "Golden mask" passed relatively calmly, without scandals, and Chulpan Khamatova, who came out to receive a special prize "For humanity", no one asked provocative questions.
However, some revival caused the appearance on the stage of the contemporary artist Oleg Kulik, known for his ambiguous works. That evening he, handing the prize "Experiment" The show of the theater.doc "Light my fire", regretted that there is no Pussy Riot group among the nominees, "famous" his punk-ground in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior:
It seems to me that it was the best operetta of the year.
The audience was divided: someone laughed and chlomal, someone was outraged loudly, but soon the disputes came to naught – The most interesting!
Among the first to call the famous theater artist and the author of memoirs, who became bestsellers, Eduard Kochergin – Get a reward "For outstanding contribution to theatrical art".
Accepting the prize, Kochergin recalled his predecessors and said that this prize was a reward to the whole sceno workshop.
The permanent leader of the theater was also received by the same honorary award "Workshop p. Fomenko" Peter Fomenko, whom the hall greeted standing.
However, the applause did not silent when the artists of the opera and ballet, choreographers, composers, conductors, costumers and many other masters of theatrical affairs, whose work were marked by the authoritative jury, rose on the stage.
However, the greatest stir has traditionally caused the announcement of laureates in the category "Dramatic art". So, Svetlana Zamaraeva was named the best actress of the year, who conquered critics by the Kruchinina party in the play of the Yekaterinburg Youth Theater "Without guilt, guilty".
Among men, Evgeny Mironov was the best – The prize brought him a role in the play "Caligula" Theater of nations in the production of the cult director of Aimuntas Nyakroshus.
Impatience grew – ahead was the distribution of the main prizes! This year, Yuri Butusov became the favorites ("The best dramatic director", "Gull"), Kirill Serebrennikov ("The best performance of a small form", "Smoothes") and Andrey Mighty ("The best performance of a large form", "Happiness").
The audience met the winners with stormy ovations, and those, in turn, thanked their colleagues.
When all the awards were distributed, and warm words were said, a choir appeared on the stage, which, accompanied by the Bolshoi Theater Orchestra, gave the evening the final chord in the literal and figurative sense.
The best performance of a large form – "Happiness", Alexandrinsky Theater, St. Petersburg, Die. Andrey Mighty
The best performance of a small form – "Smoothes", "Seventh studio", Moscow, dir. Kirill Serebrennikov
The best work of the director in drama is Yuri Butusov, "Gull", Theatre "Satyricon", Moscow
The best male role in drama is Evgeny Mironov, Caligula – "Caligula", Theater of Nations, Moscow
The best female role in drama is Svetlana Zamaraeva, Elena Ivanovna Kruchina – "Without guilt, guilty", Theater of young viewers, Yekaterinburg
The best work of the artist in drama is Alexander Shishkin, "Happiness", Alexandrinsky Theater, St. Petersburg
The best performance at the Puppet Theater – "The tea party will probably take place", Karlsson Haus Theater-Studio, St. Petersburg
Competition "Experiment" – "Light my fire", Theatre.DOC, Moscow
The best work of the composer in the Musical Theater is Leonid Tennitsov, "Lost illusions", Bolshoi Theater, Moscow
The best work of the artist in the music theater is Zinovy Margolin, "Dead Souls", Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg
The best performance in the opera – "Hoffmann’s tales", Musical Theater. To.FROM. Stanislavsky and Vl.And. Nemirovich-Danchenko, Moscow
The best work of the conductor in the opera is Evgeny Brazhnik, "Hoffmann’s tales", Musical Theater. To.FROM. Stanislavsky and Vl.And. Nemirovich-Danchenko, Moscow
The best director in the opera is George Isaacan, "Love for three oranges", Children’s Musical Theater. N. Sats, Moscow
The best male role in the opera is Willard White, Bottom – "A dream in a summer night", Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg
The best female role in the opera is Albina Shagimuratova, Lucia – "Lucia di Lammermur", Tatar Opera and Ballet Theater. M. Jalil, Kazan
Best ballet – "I accept death for you", Musical Theater. To.FROM. Stanislavsky and Vl.And. Nemirovich-Danchenko, Moscow
The best modern dance is Punto di Fuga, company "Dialogue Dance", Kostroma and Zerogrami, Italy
The best work of the choreographer choreographer in ballet – modern dance – Mauro Bigonzetti, "Cinque", Bolshoi Theater, Moscow
The best work of the conductor in ballet is Felix Korobov, "Mermaid", Musical Theater. To.FROM. Stanislavsky and Vl.And. Nemirovich-Danchenko, Moscow
The best female role in the ballet -breeding dance is Anna Hamzina, Mermaid – "Mermaid", Musical Theater. To.FROM. Stanislavsky and Vl.And. Nemirovich-Danchenko, Moscow
The best male role in the ballet -breeding dance is Denis Savin, soloist – "Herman Schmerman", Bolshoi Theater, Moscow
Criticism – Bolshoi Ballet "Chroma"
The second special prize of the jury for humanity – "Enemies: Love Story", Director Evgeny Arya, Theater "Contemporary", Moscow
A special jury prize – "Mother Courage and her children", Director Roman Feodori, Altai Drama Theater. AT.M. Shukshina, Barnaul.
Evgeny Mironov with mom
Julia Menshova and Igor Gorddin