The Theater on Spasskaya (formerly the N. Ostrovsky Theater for Young Spectators ) is a theater in the city of Kirov , located on the street of the same name in a building built for the merchant Arshaulov in 1813-1816.
|Kirov State Theater of Young Spectators "Theater on Spasskaya"|
The building of the Theater on Spasskaya
|Former names||Theater of Young Spectators N. Ostrovsky|
|Location||Russia, Kirov, st. Spasskaya, 17|
|Director||Gribanov Vladimir Ivanovich|
|Chief artist||Andreeva Katerina|
In 1935, a group of creatively minded young people gathered in the Apollo Summer Garden. Rehearsals began, and on June 22, 1936, the premiere of the play “Serge Streltsov” based on the play by Mikhail Sholokhov  took place . This event was the beginning of the work of a professional children's theater in Kirov.
In 1998, the theater took part in the festival " Real Theater " in Yekaterinburg with the performance "Don Quixote" based on the play by Mikhail Bulgakov . The theater once became the nominee for the Golden Mask National Theater Award and took part in the Golden Mask festival, including its special programs.
The theater building was shot in the video of the group “ Torba-on-cooler ” for the song “Heart” (2010).
At different times, the artistic management of the theater was carried out by Alexey Borodin, Alexander Klokov , Boris Pavlovich.
- scene mirror: 10.5 × 6.4 m.
- number of seats: 440
- height to grates: 16.9 m.
- Director - Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Vladimir Gribanov  ;
- Stage Director: Stepan Pekteev;
- main artist - Katerina Andreeva;
- choreographer - Irina Brezhneva .
- Scarlet Flower S. Aksakov. Director - V. Ishin
- And the dawns here are quiet ... B. Vasiliev. Director - V. Ishin
- The magic ring. Based on old French tales. Director - V. Ishin
- Lord Golovlev. Mama Yaroslav Pulinovich based on the novel by M.E. Saltykov-Shchedrin. Director - Y. Baturina
- Two Veronets. W. Shakespeare. Director - R. Bonnin.
- The Dragon. E. Schwartz. Director - Y. Baturina
- Uncle Styopa S. Mikhalkov. Director - B. Pavlovich
- Cinderella T. Gabbe. Director - V. Ishin
- A rock. Marius von Marienburg. Director - B. Pavlovich. The production was carried out as part of the Year of Germany in Russia in 2012/2013.
- Karenin. V. Sigarev based on the novel by L. N. Tolstoy "Anna Karenina."
- Cat house. S. Marshak. Director - S. Ivanova-Sergeeva
- Myths of Ancient Greece. Director - B. Pavlovich
- Frosty. Based on Russian folk tales. Director - Y. Baturin.
- Fly Tsokotukha. K. Chukovsky. Director - S. Pekteev
- Munchausen. Based on R. E. Raspe. Director - S. Pekteev. Performance-participant of the IV All-Russian Forum-Festival "Artmigration-2016", Moscow
- Above the cuckoo's nest. C. Kesey. Director - B. Pavlovich
- Treasure Island. R. L. Stevenson. Director - A. Cherpin
- Adolescence. Y. Pulinovich based on the story of L. N. Tolstoy. Director - Y. Baturin. Performance-participant of the X International Theater Festival "Kolyada-Playse-2016", Ekaterinburg
- Flight to Mars. D. Kalinin. Director - S. Tryachtsin
- The Snow Queen G. H. Andersen. Director - V. Ishin
- Treasures of the forest elves. R. Niemel. Director - B. Pavlovich. The performance took part in the Golden Mask festival (out-of-competition program “Children's weekend”) / Moscow, 2014. Children's weekend.
- A dream in a summer night. W. Shakespeare. Director - B. Pavlovich
- Poeters. A. Soloviev. Dance and poetry performance.
- Tartuffe J.-B. Moliere. Director - B. Pavlovich
- Tram! Hello! S. Kozlov. Director - Yu. Popov
- Nutcracker. N. Vorozhbit according to the tale of Hoffmann. Director - Y. Alesin.
Head troupe - Elena Vladimirovna Schepinskaya
- Andrianov M.N. - artist
- Boyartsev K.V. - artist
- Bondarenko M.K. - artist
- Vasilieva E. Yu. - artist
- Gallyamov I.N. - artist
- Gagarinov A.V. - artist
- Huckenheimer A.S. - artist
- Drozdova I.S. - artist
- Zabrodin N. B. - artist
- Ivanov G.V. - Honored Artist of Russia
- Kazakovtseva V. M. - artist
- Karpicheva M. D. - Honored Artist of Russia
- Karpov A.V. - artist
- Korolevsky A.V. - Honored Artist of Russia
- Lyutikov E. Yu. - artist
- Matyushin A.V. - artist
- Malshakova I.E. - artist
- Makhneva T. D. - Honored Artist of Russia
- Naumova M.V. - artist
- Popova A.A. - artist
- Sidorova N.V. - artist
- Svintsov A.V. - Honored Artist of Russia
- Sosnovskaya D.S. - artist
- Yablokova I. Yu. - artist
- Tryachtsin A.V. - artist
- Khorev A.A. - artist
- Shulga N. S - artist
- Chauzova O. L. - artist
- Chernyshova N.A. - artist
- Falaleyeva M.V. - artist
Famous actors who previously belonged to the troupe.
The years of work in the theater are indicated in parentheses
- Olga Simonova (1964-2001)
- Galina Umpeleva (1957-1962)
- Vladimir Urin - theater director from 1973 to 1981
Awards and Prizes
- Lenin Komsomol Prize (1976) - for the play "Letters to a Friend" dedicated to N. A. Ostorovsky
- Kirov State Theater of Young Spectators “Theater on Spasskaya” (inaccessible link)
- honorary title was awarded by decree of the President of Russia No. 900 dated July 14, 2004 (inaccessible link)