2016

2016 year (20 – 28th of May)

XVІIІ International theatre festival «Melpomene of Tavria»

Eighteenth festival was held under the slogan "Ukraine - peace and harmony" and was dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Independence Day of Ukraine. The festival was the most ambitious in the history of - 29 theaters showed 32 performances during the 9 days. Together with the already experienced and regular participants, this year Kherson audience could see 13 new theater companies, some of which once were awarded the expert council of the festival. Several performances daily at various venues, workshops and readings of plays, meetings with directors and playwrights, the daily work of the Green Zone, a meeting of heads of theaters of Ukraine headed by the Minister of Culture of Ukraine, and most importantly, permanent notices in the audience - this is still again confirms the great cultural, artistic and social significance of the festival.

1

The National Academic Drama Theatre named after Ivan Franko, "The Star or intoxication theater" H. Noel Coward

Kyiv

Ukraine

The best plastic solution - Olga Semeshkina

The best supporting Actor - Ivan Zalussky

2

The Russian State Academic Drama Theatre. AS Griboyedov, "Strider. Story of a Horse "by L. Tolstoy

Tbilisi

Georgia

The best plastic solution – Avtandil Varsimashvili  

The best music solution – Zaza Korinteli

The best supporting Actor – Apollo Kublashvili

3

Antidrug International Association, "Last train" T. Zhirko

Kyiv

Ukraine

"Social therapy means the theater"

4

Kyiv National Academic Theatre of Operetta, "Chasing Two Hares" (Vladimir Ilyin, V. Lukashov)

Kyiv

Ukraine

 

5

First scene of contemporary playwrights Drama.UA, "London" M. Dosko

Lviv

Ukraine

The best actor – Yaroslav Fedorchuk

6

Creative workshop Vladimir Nechiporenko, "The House of Bernarda Alba" (FG Lorca)

Kyiv

Ukraine

 

7

The Kyiv Municipal Academic Puppet Theatre, "Oscar" E.-E. Schmitt

Kyiv

Ukraine

The best actress – Yulia Shapoval

8

The People's Youth Theatre "Chance", "Very simple story" (M. Lado)

Nova Kahovka

Ukraine

 

9

Poltava Regional Academic Ukrainian Music and Drama Theatre. Gogol, "Last Love Hetman" A. Krim

Poltava

Ukraine

The best supporting Actress – Natalia Sizova

10

Creative Workshop Oleg Roenko "Zhenytba Balzamynova" (Ostrovsky)

Kyiv

Ukraine

 

11

Kirovohrad Regional Academic Ukrainian Music and Drama Theatre. ML Kropivnitskogo, "Do not leave unattended friends" J. Reza

Kirovohrad

Ukraine

The best ensemble cast -

Alexander Malakhatko Evgeny Skripnik, Valery Lanetsky

12

Mykolayiv Academic Ukrainian Drama and Musical Comedy, "Doughnut" by Guy de Maupassant

Mykolayiv

Ukraine

The best supporting Actor – Maxim Rudenko

13

Teatrul Victor Ion Popa, "Phantom Pain" (V. Siharyev)

Barlad

Romania

 

14

The theater Danube Bend Theatre Vác, "Yvonne, Princess of Burgundy" V. Gombrowicz

Vac

Hungary

Best stage design – Alla Fedorishina

The best actress - Sіlvіya Pataki

The best actor -  Kaszás Mihály

The best supporting Actor – Victor Ivashkovich

15

Theatre "Open Doors", "Birds of history" (based on the works of Pushkin, Shakespeare, Lope de Vega, B. Pasternak)

Dnipro

Ukraine

 

16

CTB Teatro Circo de Braga, "The boat that sailed into hell" (J. Vicente)

Braga

Portugal

 

17

Eastcenter / Independent theater laboratory "With sand boxes" (P. Celan)

Chernovtsy

Ukraine – Austria

 

18

Lviv Academic Theatre "Voskresinnya",  "Arer or exciting pathology" A. Mardan

Lviv

Ukraine

Best stage design – Alla Fedorishina

The best actor -  Peter Mikityuk

19

National Theatre "Pilayte", "My dear Lithuania"

Vilnius  

Lithuania  

 

20

Kherson Regional Academic Puppet Theatre, "The Snow Queen" (GK Andersen)

Kherson

Ukraine

 

21

Kherson Regional Academic Music and Drama Theatre. N. Kulish, "Void" by Zuev

Kherson

Ukraine

The best actress - Tatiana Provorova

 

22

Kiev Academic Youth Theatre, "The one-armed" M. McDonagh

 

Kyiv

Ukraine

Best performance

Best directing – Andriy Bilous

The best actor -  Stanislav Boklan

23

Plastic-visual show «Light Souls», Quartet DEKRU

Kyiv

Ukraine

"Virtuosity and expressiveness of plastic language"

24

Lviv Theatre of variety miniatures "And the people, and dolls", "Ekleziast" (mystery based on the book Ekleziast)

Lviv

Ukraine

The best music solution - Lyudmila Zborovskaya

The best supporting Actress – Nadiya  Krat

25

Lugansk Regional Academic Ukrainian Music and Drama Theatre

"Maklena Graca" (M. Kulish)

Luhansk  

Ukraine

 

26

Chernihiv Regional Academic Ukrainian Music and Drama Theatre named after TG Shevchenko, "Comedy of Mistakes"  by Shakespeare

Chernihiv  

Ukraine

Grand Prix of the Festival

Best directing – Andriy Bakirov

Best stage design – Andriy Bakirov

The best actress - Svetlana Boyko

The best supporting Actor – Dmitry Litashev

27

Jokai drama theatre,  "Virgin and the Beast" (Zsolt Pozhhoyi)

Beshekchaba

Hungary

 

28

Kiev Academic Youth Theatre, "It’s all she made" Ivanov

Kyiv

Ukraine

The best actor -  Oleg Korkushko

29

"Wild Theater", "Vіy 2.0.» N. Vorozhbit

Kyiv

Ukraine

Best performance

Best directing – Maxim Golenko

The best music solution – Dmitry Danov

30

National Academic Theatre of Russian Drama named after Lesya Ukrainian, "Trifles life" (A. Chehov)

Kyiv

Ukraine

 

31

Lugansk Regional Academic Ukrainian Music and Drama Theatre, "Night on the meadow" (O. Oles)

Luhansk  

Ukraine

"For civil choice, courage and devotion to the theater"