The theater of drama (Saratov) exists since the beginning of the 19th century.Many great actors worked on his stage. The repertoire consists both of performances on classical works, and from performances under plays of modern Russian and foreign authors.
Театр драмы имени Слонова (Саратов) был основан в 1803 year. The second half of the 19th century was marked by the fact that this city began to be considered a cultural, and also the theatrical capital of the Volga region. On the stage of the Saratov State Academic Drama Theater, there were such great actors: K.A. Varlamov, P.A. Strepetova, V.F. Komissarzhevskaya, M.G. Savina, A.P. Lensky, V.I. Kachalov, V.N. Davydov and many others. His repertoire for many years included performances exclusively on the plays of foreign and Russian classics. The theater has been named after Ivan Slonov since 2003. This man was the founder of the Saratov theatrical school. Great contribution to the development of the SGATD was made by actors, directors and art directors, who worked here in different years: V.V. Aukshtykalnis, A.I. Dzekun, A.V. Kuznetsov, L.S. Muratova, G.A. Aredakov, G.A. Aredakov, E.I. Danilina, A.L. Gripich, L.N. Grishina, A.G. Gal'ko, N.A. Bondarev, R.I. Belyakova, I.A. Rostovtsev, E.V. Blokhin, V.A. Ermakova, V.A. Fedotova, I.M. Bagoly, S.V. Sosnovsky, V.P. Nazarov, Ya.I. Yanin, V.I. Mamonov, E.V. Torgashova and others.
The troupe goes to various All-Russian andInternational festivals, where the city of Saratov glorifies. The theater of drama (the poster confirms this) offers performances to the public on the works of Anton Chekhov, Marius von Mayenburg, William Shakespeare, Martin McDonagh, Fedor Dostoyevsky, Sergei Medvedev, Nikolai Gogol, Alexei Arbuzov, Mika Myllyakho, Maxim Kurochkin, Maurice Maeterlinck, Igor Ignatov , Alexander Ostrovsky, Ivan Vyrypaev, Alexander Volodin, Ekaterina Tkacheva, Ksenia Stepanycheva and other authors.
The theater of drama (Saratov) offers its repertoire to the public as follows:
The theater of drama (Saratov) is, first of all, wonderful artists. There are 37 actors in the troupe:
The theater of drama (Saratov) since 2011Festival named after the outstanding actor Oleg Yankovsky. Within its framework, conferences, meetings with outstanding figures of art and culture, book presentations, anniversary evenings, documentary film premieres, screenings of performances, opening of various exhibitions are held. Special guests of the festival at different times were: Konstantin Raikin, Alexey Kravchenko, Inna Churikova, Philip and Rostislav Yankovsky, E. Mironov, A. Sbruev, Maxim Matveyev, Viktor Verzhbitsky, Marina Zudina and others.
Various troupes come to the festival in Saratov(Drama theatre). The poster of the festival offers viewers a view of the productions: the Moscow Regional Youth Theater, the Moscow Art Theater named after A.P. Chekhov, Novokuybyshev Studio "Gran", Workshop of Peter Fomenko, "Micro" (Jerusalem), the School of Constantine Raikin, and others. The theater of drama (Saratov) is not only the organizer of the festival, but also as a participant.