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Gothic miniature
H. P. Lovecraft


Howard Phillips Lovecraft, American writer is probably best known as a writer of weird fiction and horrors. His short novel “The Ousider” was written between March and August 1921 and became a one of legendary story in world of “Horror Literature”. In this work, a mysterious creature who has been living alone in a castle for as long as he can remember decides to break free in search of human contact and light. Theatre invites to the world of fear and chimeras, which waits you in common places – from foyer till theatre hall.

“The play is unique, not only because Lovecraft — a rare material for the theater. Stage director Nadezhda Alexeeva is trying to find a new form of interaction with a viewer. She mixed psychologies, poetics and the classic «Spooky Room as one. This is a play-maze, and every step in it will challenge you. Everybody will see his own play and his own monster. Exhaled in relief with the first «beam» of light (it has opened the door to the lobby) and told the terrible end of the story – will understood that hastened.»


Idea, director — Nadezhda Alexeeva
Music, vocal — Tatiana Bobrova
Stage designer — Igor Semonov
Light designer — Larisa Deduch

Liubov Zlobina
Oleg Zverev
Andrey Danilov
Alexey Korshunov
Alexey Timofeev
Marina Vikhrova
Tatiana Parfenova
Kristina Mashevskaya
Julia Stepanova
Elena Fedotova

Age — 16+

Duration -50 min. without interval



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