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Reviews

  • John Freedman, Moscow Times

    "Zhenovach's interpretation of Erdman's tale about a despairing, unemployed man who nearly commits suicide against his will has something truly valuable. It has a deeply human touch. It is tender and intimate."

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Podsekalnikov
    Vyacheslav Yevlantev
  • Maria - his wife
    Yevgenia Gromova
  • Serafima - his mother-in-law
    Anastasia Inamova
  • Kalabushkin - his neighbour
    Alexey Vertkov

Team

  • Sergey Zhenovach
    Director
  • Alexander Borovsky
    Set Designer
  • Damir Ismagilov
    Lighting Designer
  • Grigory Gobernik
    Composer
  • John Freedman
    English Translation