St. Petersburg theatre school
September 20—21, 15:00
Сonference at Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
Broadcasting
About the conference
The conference is dedicated to the opening branches of Russian State Institute of Performing Arts. The directors of the branches will talk about their institutions’ special features, and the top-rated tutors will discuss the educational programme and the demand for creative industries and their importance.
Moderator
Alexander Chepurov — acting Head of RGISI Department of Russian Theatre Studies, Deputy Artistic Director of the National Drama Theatre of Russia, Honoured Worker of the Arts Industry of the Russian Federation.
The conference is dedicated to the opening branches of Russian State Institute of Performing Arts. The directors of the branches will talk about their institutions’ special features, and the top-rated tutors will discuss the educational programme and the demand for creative industries and their importance.
Moderator
Alexander Chepurov — acting Head of RGISI Department of Russian Theatre Studies, Deputy Artistic Director of the National Drama Theatre of Russia, Honoured Worker of the Arts Industry of the Russian Federation.
Programme
September 20
Theme of Day 1
“St. Petersburg theatre school and theatrical culture in the regions of Russia. The mission of RGISI branches in the regions”

15:00—15:05
15:00—15:05
Welcome speech
15:05—15:10
15:05—15:10
Welcome speech
Natalya Pakhomova — Rector of Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
15:15—15:30
15:15—15:30
Welcome speech. Opening of the conference. Introducing the audience and participants to the conference’s programme and themes
Alexander Chepurov — Doctor of Art Criticism, Honoured Worker of the Arts Industry of the Russian Federation, moderator of the conference
15:15—15:30
15:15—15:30
Branch presentation. Topic: “The role of RGISI branch as a strategic institution of cultural and education complex in creating of an integrated professional cultural environment in the regions of Russia”
Marina Mezhova — Director of Kemerovo branch of RGISI
15:35—15:45
15:35—15:45
Branch presentation. Topic: “The role of Baltic Higher School of Music and Theatre Arts (Kaliningrad branch of RGISI) in creating of an integrated professional cultural environment in the regions of Russia in the context of Kaliningrad Region”
Yulia Aleinikova — Director of Kaliningrad branch of RGISI
15:45—16:00
15:45—16:00
Branch presentation. Topic: “Vladivostok RGISI branch as a resource for renovation of the theatrical landscape in the Far Eastern Federal District”
Nina Shulgina — acting Director of Vladivostok branch of RGISI
16:00—17:00
16:00—17:00
Conversation with experts and tutors
Ivan Blagoder — Head of the Chair of Vocal and Musical Education of RGISI Musical Theatre Department

Konstantin Uchitel — Professor of the Chair of Creative Producing for Performing Arts of RGISI Production Department

Vladimir Firer — Head of the Set Design and Scenic costume Chair of RGISI Set Design Department
17:00—17:30
17:00—17:30
Questions from the audience
17:30—18:00
17:30—18:00
Coffee break
September 21
15:00—17:30
15:00—17:30
Panel discussion
Oleg Molitvin — Chief Director of Tomsk Drama Theatre

Polina Zhuravleva — actress of Kovcheg Theatre

Evgenia Davydenko-Murakhtanova — Senior Lecturer at the Chair of Creative Producing for Performing Arts of RGISI Production Department

Alexey Nikitin — Deputy Artistic Director of Moscow Sovremennik Theatre

Sergei Osintsev — Managing director of Tyumen Drama Theatre

Yuri Samoilov — Chief Director of Skaz Novokuznetsk Puppet Theatre

Alina Mustafaeva — Managing director of Nebolshoy Drama Theatre
17:30—18:00
17:30—18:00
Coffee break