Museum Center on Facebook
museum_youtube
Russian museum
Yarat - oil

Performance of "Persian motifs" in the framework of “Theatre in the museum”, dedicated to the 115th anniversary of S. Yesenin by the "Gunay" Children’s Theatre

08.10.2010

Assembly hall
Time: 17:00
Organizer: Children's Theatre "Gunay" jointly with Museum Center

Persian motivOn 8 October 2010 at 17.00, a performance of ‘Persian Motifs’ was given by the ‘Gunay’ Children’s Theatre in the Assembly Hall of the Museum Centre. The performance was dedicated to the 115th anniversary of the Russian poet, Sergey Alexandrovich Esenin (1895 – 1925).In 2010, the Museum Centre held many different activities for children, under the theme Museum to Children. These included: themed lectures, exhibitions of children’s drawings, festive performances etc.
Among these events was a cycle of performances Theatre in the Museum. The young actors of the ‘Gunay’ Children’s Theatre performed a series of plays as part of this cycle. The project’s conception combines a harmonious interaction between theatre and fine art. The scenery for the playing of the young actors was not traditional. It consisted of paintings by Azerbaijani , Russian and other artists of different generations, specially selected for each performance.The director of the ‘Gunay’ Children’s Theatre since 2003 has been Larisa Tarusova. The theatre has several interesting performances in its repertoire. Some have already been performed in the Museum Centre and the others will be presented.
The ‘Gunay’ Children’s Theatre is a frequent participant in European theatre festivals and competitions. In the summer of 2010 it was awarded a diploma at the 24th International Festival of Children and Youth Theatre in Toulouse (France) and was received by UNESCO’s ambassador from Azerbaijan, Eleonora Efendiyeva, in Paris.
A performance of ‘Persian Motifs’ was staged in 2009; it consisted of two parts – Esenin in Russia and Esenin in Azerbaijan (in Mardakan). The music of Russian composers was used in the performance; romances with lyrics by the poet were sung by the theatre’s actors, as well as charming melodies by Gara Garayev and Fikret Amirov. Scenery for the performance consisted of specially chosen paintings by Russian artists: V. V. Vereshagin, A.V. Kuprin, I.I. Mashkov, A.I. Kuindzh, B.V. Sherbakov and I.I. Levitan. The performance drew a letter of gratitude from the Representation of the Federal Agency for CIS Affairs – Russian Information and Cultural Centre in Baku.
Perhaps no other literary work describes the mystery and romance of the East in the way that Esenin’s does. A reading of ‘Persian Motifs’ is confirmation enough. The ‘Persian Motifs’ cycle is an unsurpassed example of Esenin’s love lyrics. The sincere feelings of the poet’s resurgent feelings were heard. The poems are melodious in structure. The East itself breathes and speaks in the language of Esenin.

Vugar_Ali_oct_2019_right
Mahmud_Rustamov_jun_2019_right
Vadud_Muezzin_may_2019_right
All_you_need_apr_2019_right
Minavvar_Rzayeva_apr_2019_right
Neyroelm_2019_right
Baki_Milli_Geyim_Evi_mar_2019_right
Reinkarnasiya_2019_right_01
Xezine_2019_right
Rafis_Ismayilov_feb_2019_right
Narmin_Ibrahimova_feb_2019_right_01
Arif_Aziz_2019_right
Etiraf_dec_2018_right
Human_Rights_dec_2018_right
Carlos_Mota_2018_right
Minabi_2018_right
Fashion_Week_2018_right
Farhad_Hamzaliyev_oct_2018_right
Leyla_Axundova_jun_2018_right
Living_Legacy_2018_right
Vadud_Muezzin_may_2018_right
azerbaijan_film_posters_apr_2018_right
Exhibition_Talents_march_2018_right
Elza_Seyidcahan_2018_right
Firengiz_Huseynova_feb_2018_right
Rasim_Ismaylov_feb_2018_right
Bahram_Bagirzade_jan_2018_right
Under_an_Angels_Wing_right
Niyaz_Najafov_right
MirNadir_Zeynalov_nov_2017_right
Hasan_Haqverdiyev_oct_2017_right
Shane_Guffogg_2017_01_right
Tamilla_Hasanova_right_01
art_kukla_01_right
Vugar_Muradov_2016_right
Night_Fairytales_right_01
Biennale_2015_03_right
coffee_jun_2015_right
Kukla_Gallery_right