This is a unique Festival where well-known actors are presented on the background of provocative experiments in the sphere of modern theatre.
Organized yearly since 1997, once in two years
By tradition the Festival consists of two stages –
Founders: Ministry of Culture of the
Included in the International Mono-Performances Festivals and One Man Theatre Laboratories sine 2005
The Festival was initiated by
For many actors mono-performance is a precious genre, for it is a test of their talent and technique.
In the past years the Monocle became supposedly one of the most favorite theatre forums among the actors. Its participants were Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, Sofiko Chiaureli, Alla Demidova, Alisa Freindlich, Sergei Yursky, Yevgeni Grishkovetz, Alexei Devotchenko, Sergei Barkovskii, Igor Volkov, Valentinas Masalskis, Aleksandras Rubinovas and other Russian and foreign performers .
The MONOCLE is a prize-winning festival. Competitors are judged by the jury in a few nominations: Grand Prix, First, Second and Third Prizes.
Geography of the MONOCLE Festival includes