MOSCOW, 3 Dec – RIA Novosti. Royal theatre “Dramaten” is the oldest dramatic scene in Sweden — will be presented in the framework of the International theatrical festival “Stanislavsky Season” Moscow the play “the Prompter.” The presentation will take place on 3 and 4 November on the stage of the Moscow youth theater. This was reported by RIA Novosti in the press service of the festival.
“The prompter” is a modern theatrical tale, permeated with the motifs of “Cyrano de Bergerac” and the spirited irony of the twenty-first century, delivered and played on the estimates of the Swedish press “with a great sense of humor, common sense and time.”
The author and performer of one man show “the Prompter” — Andreas T Olsson. The Director gösta Ekman.
“How can I describe this play, if I myself wrote it and own it play? I just want to say that I hope that here in Moscow, the audience will appreciate this show, because at the time of writing, I was inspired by the greatest Russian writers Anton Chekhov and Nikolai Gogol. Their accurate and concise descriptions of little service, for example, in “the Overcoat” by Gogol or Chekhov’s story “the Death of an official”. My hero is a sad little employee of the theater, and he did not really want to be on stage. But in this play, during these one and a half hours, he has no choice but to go on stage and talk to the audience,” — said in his address to the Russian public on the eve of the premiere of Andreas T Olsson.
As for the style and mood of the play, in his words, he “continues the tradition of great Russian writers, he is not that melancholy, rather sad comic”.
The oldest and most famous dramatic scene in Sweden — theatre “Dramaten” was founded in 1788. The theatre is closely linked with the creative life of August Strindberg and Greta Garbo, Ingmar Bergman, and mats ek.