Russian Production

KANISHEVSKY

by Polina Borodina
Language: Russian/With English Subtitles
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KANISHEVSKY

russian production

KANISHEVSKY

by Polina Borodina
Directed by Egor Matveev

with Egor Matveev, Tatyana Mukhina, Yana Obroskova

Original Music: Alex Skovorinsky
Director of Virtual Media Design: Jared Mezzocchi
English subtitles translated by Michael Smolenkov

Polina Borodina (Playwright) is a playwright, screenwriter and tutor, born in Yekaterinburg but now living in Moscow. Polina is a member of the Lubimovka Young Playwrights Festival Collective.  She has won prizes for her work at The Climax, Remark, Characters, Debut, the Lubimovka Festival and has been nominated for a Golden Mask Award.  Polina has written documentary-based plays which have been staged at Theather.doc. Her work has been published in Russia and translated into Polish and English. She teaches modern drama and writing.

Egor Matveev (Director) is a director, curator and educator. In 2010 he graduated from the Department of Journalism in Moscow State University, and in 2016 – from Directing School at the same University (class of E. Kamenkovich and D. Krymov).

Tatyana Mukhina (koshkina778) is a theater and film actress. In 2002 she graduated from the Yaroslavl State Theatre Institute (class of A.Kuzin’s). She currently works in Moscow Drama Theatre headed by Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, and also in televison and movies.

Yana Obroskova (bauntiofmyheart) is a theater actress. In 2017 she graduated from the Russian Institute of Theatre Arts (class of S.Zhenovach). In 2017-2020 she worked in Liteinyi Theatre in St. Petersburg. Currently she works in Takoy Teatr Theater and in independent theatrical projects.

Alex Skovorinsky (Original Music) is a composer, journalist, brand manager. A graduate of the School of Journalism in Moscow State University, he also studied at the Musical Theater Department of the Russian Institute of Theatre Arts (GITIS). He composed music for numerous projects in the State Theater of Nations and Taganka Theater, and writes pop-music and soundtracks.