About 40 performances are to be shown at XV International drama festival "Voices of History"
Vologda will become home to XV International drama festival “Voices of History" from July 1 throughout 10, 2021. The festival has long been a hallmark of the Vologda Region, it is a favourite festival of all theatre-goers.
The festival “Voices of History” has come into being in Vologda in 1991 as the show of performances of professional theaters in historical and architectural environment. The main theme of the festival is theatre and history.
The drama festival will bring together theatre figures and experts in the field of theater art.
The performances will be shown in the open air, in the historical and architectural ensemble of the unique environment of the Vologda Kremlin, which is a point of interest itself. Holding such a festival near the Kremlin is hardly a matter of chance. This year the performances will be also shown in the majestic architectural ensemble of the Kirillo-Belozersky monastery, in Cherepovets and Belozersk.
The festival will include round tables where theatre critics, directors and participants of the festival will discuss development of theatre in modern society, adherence to traditions and new trends in theatrical art.