Author(s): B. Shergin, V. Shukshin, M. Sholokhov
Author of the literature composition: Irina Zhukova
The Yearning to Live! one-man-show of People’s Artist of Russia Sergey Parshin continues the series of “Monologues in the Tsar’s Lobby” performed by outstanding masters of the Alexandrinsky Stage. The literature frame of this job is composed of: Boris Shergin’s stories Frozen Songs and His Own Rainbow and notes from the writer’s diary; an excerpt from Mikhail Sholokhov’s novel They Fought for Their Motherland; and an excerpt from Vasiliy Shukshin’s novel I Came to Make You Free.
The first night is scheduled for June 7, 2015. The performance is going for 70 minutes with no intermissions.