27 November 2019 to 01 December 2019
27 November 2019
14:00 to 16:00

Excursion through the city centre

Excursion dans le centre-ville

We will visit the city’s most famous locations and hidden historical gems. After having wandered around Yekaterinburg, we will end our tour by visiting the venue of the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

We will visit the city’s most famous locations and hidden historical gems. After having wandered around Yekaterinburg, we will end our tour by visiting the venue of the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

Parallel activities
16:00 to 17:30

Welcome speech

Discours de bienvenue

After an introduction of IETM for non-members, the delegates will be provided with an overview of the situation of the performing arts in Russia and Ural region: developments and challenges in the field. The introduction will be followed by a discussion about opportunities for the Russian...Read more

After an introduction of IETM for non-members, the delegates will be provided with an overview of the situation of the performing arts in Russia and Ural region: developments and challenges in the field. The introduction will be followed by a discussion about opportunities for the Russian...Read more

Working sessions
17:30 to 18:00

Welcome reception

Réception de bienvenue

Join us for a warm welcoming reception at the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

Join us for a warm welcoming reception at the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

Networking activities
18:00 to 18:30

Shuttle to the Yekaterinburg Theatre for Young Audiences

Navette jusqu'au Yekaterinburg Theatre for Young Audiences

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yekaterinburg Theatre for Young Audiences.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yekaterinburg Theatre for Young Audiences.Read more

Networking activities
18:30 to 19:00

Visit of the Theatre for Young Audiences

Visite du Theatre for Young Audiences

The Yekaterinburg Theatre for Young Audiences is one of the old­est and most famous professional theatres for children and youth in Russia. It was founded in 1930 as a mobile theatre with a cast of 24 actors. Currently, the repertoire of the theater includes performances for all age groups. The...Read more

The Yekaterinburg Theatre for Young Audiences is one of the old­est and most famous professional theatres for children and youth in Russia. It was founded in 1930 as a mobile theatre with a cast of 24 actors. Currently, the repertoire of the theater includes performances for all age groups. The...Read more

Working sessions
19:00 to 20:00

Girl with porcelain eyes - Provincial Dances Theatre

Girl with porcelain eyes - Provincial Dances Theatre

We are used to thinking that eyes are the mirror of the soul. At the same time, they mirror the reality we want to see. A chimera. The truth of a mechanical doll. The whole truth of life in the accident thrown by Coppelius. The mechanical correctness of movements. And assume that this is happiness...Read more

We are used to thinking that eyes are the mirror of the soul. At the same time, they mirror the reality we want to see. A chimera. The truth of a mechanical doll. The whole truth of life in the accident thrown by Coppelius. The mechanical correctness of movements. And assume that this is happiness...Read more

Artistic programme
20:00 to 20:30

Shuttle to the Yeltsin Centre

Navette jusqu'au Yeltsin Centre

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

Networking activities
21:30 to 22:45

Far Away - Ilya Moshchitsky

Far Away - Ilya Moshchitsky

The performance is based on the play by the British playwright Caryl Churchill. The spectators find themselves inside the extravagant, paradoxical reality, which they will have to figure out during the performance and set their own priorities. Based on the example of what seems to be far,...Read more

The performance is based on the play by the British playwright Caryl Churchill. The spectators find themselves inside the extravagant, paradoxical reality, which they will have to figure out during the performance and set their own priorities. Based on the example of what seems to be far,...Read more

Artistic programme
22:45 to 00:00

Night meeting point

Point de rencontre nocturne

Round off your busy day with an inspiring chat at the night meeting point.Read more

Round off your busy day with an inspiring chat at the night meeting point.Read more

Networking activities
28 November 2019
10:00 to 10:30

Visit of Kolizey

Visite du Kolizey

The building of the cinema "Colosseum" is one of the most interesting sights of Yekaterinburg: it was in this building that the first city theatre and cinema was located. Initially, the city theater in Yekaterinburg operated from 1843 to 1912 in a wooden building. In 1845, a stone building was...Read more

The building of the cinema "Colosseum" is one of the most interesting sights of Yekaterinburg: it was in this building that the first city theatre and cinema was located. Initially, the city theater in Yekaterinburg operated from 1843 to 1912 in a wooden building. In 1845, a stone building was...Read more

Working sessions
10:30 to 13:00

Artists rounds

Tour de table entre artistes

Meet Russian artists and share ideas and experiences while they introduce their work, production processes, artistic principles, issues raised by their performances and the context from which their creations emerged.Read more

Meet Russian artists and share ideas and experiences while they introduce their work, production processes, artistic principles, issues raised by their performances and the context from which their creations emerged.Read more

Working sessions
13:00 to 14:00

Lunch

Déjeuner

Continue the conversation over a delicious lunch offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Continue the conversation over a delicious lunch offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Networking activities
14:00 to 14:30

Shuttle to the Yekaterinburg Drama Theatre

Navette jusqu'au Yekaterinburg Drama Theatre

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yekaterinburg Drama Theatre.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yekaterinburg Drama Theatre.Read more

Networking activities
14:30 to 16:00

Visit of the Sverdlovsk Drama Theatre - Open rehearsal

Visite du Sverdlovsk Drama Theatre - Répétition ouverte

Sverdlovsk Drama Theatre was opened in 1930, and from the first days it presented itself as a highly professional cre­ative team, which values the best traditions of the Russian dramatic art, but is not afraid of contemporary themes. In 2010, it opened the Young Theatre studio to implement on stage...Read more

Sverdlovsk Drama Theatre was opened in 1930, and from the first days it presented itself as a highly professional cre­ative team, which values the best traditions of the Russian dramatic art, but is not afraid of contemporary themes. In 2010, it opened the Young Theatre studio to implement on stage...Read more

Working sessions
16:00 to 16:40

Shuttle to the Kolizey Centre

Navette jusqu'au Kolizey Centre

A free shuttle will bring you to the Kolizey Centre.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Kolizey Centre.Read more

Networking activities
16:40 to 17:40

A.T.C.B.P. (And this could be possible?) - Minoga Dance, followed by a Q&A

A.T.C.B.P. (And this could be possible?) - Minoga Dance, suivi par un Q & R

A.T.C.B.P. is an allusion to some famous performances made in the 1990s in Russia. This is a study on performance and its meaning in various contexts. Artists have always challenged not only the traditions of art, but also social norms, moral principles, all in order to achieve a new aesthetic...Read more

A.T.C.B.P. is an allusion to some famous performances made in the 1990s in Russia. This is a study on performance and its meaning in various contexts. Artists have always challenged not only the traditions of art, but also social norms, moral principles, all in order to achieve a new aesthetic...Read more

Artistic programme
17:40 to 19:00

Free time

Temps libre

Networking activities
19:00 to 20:40

Don Quixote - Yekaterinburg State Puppet Theatre, followed by a Q&A

Don Quixote - Yekaterinburg State Puppet Theatre, suivi par un Q & R

Don Quixote is about dreams, fantasies, subtle game. The characters of the Miguel de Cervantes’ book have long existed as mythological figures, known by everyone, regardless of one’s acquaintance with the original source. The main emphasis in the performance is made on the creation and construction...Read more

Don Quixote is about dreams, fantasies, subtle game. The characters of the Miguel de Cervantes’ book have long existed as mythological figures, known by everyone, regardless of one’s acquaintance with the original source. The main emphasis in the performance is made on the creation and construction...Read more

Artistic programme
20:40 to 21:00

Visit of the Yekaterinburg Puppet Theatre

Visite du Yekaterinburg Puppet Theatre

Founded in 1932, the Yekaterinburg Puppet Theatre acquired its own unique crea­tive style by working with prominent innovators in the field of puppetry art. The repertoire is made up by performanc­es of different genres for both children and adults. In 2002 the theatre initiated the first Petrushka...Read more

Founded in 1932, the Yekaterinburg Puppet Theatre acquired its own unique crea­tive style by working with prominent innovators in the field of puppetry art. The repertoire is made up by performanc­es of different genres for both children and adults. In 2002 the theatre initiated the first Petrushka...Read more

Working sessions
21:00 to 00:00

Night meeting point

Point de rencontre nocturne

Round off your busy day with an inspiring chat at the night meeting point.Read more

Round off your busy day with an inspiring chat at the night meeting point.Read more

Networking activities
29 November 2019
10:00 to 11:30

Session with the curators of the Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art

Session avec les programmateurs de la Biennale industrielle d'art contemporain de l'oural

Presentation of the programmes of the Ural Biennial of different years: from ideas to their realisation.Read more

Presentation of the programmes of the Ural Biennial of different years: from ideas to their realisation.Read more

Working sessions
11:30 to 12:30

Lunch

Déjeuner

Continue the conversation over a delicious lunch offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Continue the conversation over a delicious lunch offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Networking activities
12:30 to 13:00

Shuttle to the Ural Optical and Mechanical Plant

Navette jusqu'à l'Usine de l'optique et de la mécanique de l'Oural

A free shuttle will bring you to the Ural Optical and Mechanical Plant that hosts the Ural Biennial of Contemporary Art.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Ural Optical and Mechanical Plant that hosts the Ural Biennial of Contemporary Art.Read more

Networking activities
13:00 to 16:00

Visit of the Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art

Visite de la Biennale industrielle d'art contemporain de l'Oural

The Ural Industrial Biennial is the largest regional art project with international participation among those existing on the territory of the Russian Federation. The Biennial takes place in the former industrial and non-exhibition spaces in Yekaterinburg and other cities in the Ural region. In its...Read more

The Ural Industrial Biennial is the largest regional art project with international participation among those existing on the territory of the Russian Federation. The Biennial takes place in the former industrial and non-exhibition spaces in Yekaterinburg and other cities in the Ural region. In its...Read more

Working sessions
16:00 to 16:30

Shuttle to the Kolyada Theatre

Navette jusqu'au Kolyada Theatre

A free shuttle will bring you to the Kolyada Theatre.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Kolyada Theatre.Read more

Networking activities
16:30 to 16:45

Visit of the Kolyada Theatre

Visit du Kolyada Theatre

The Kolyada Theatre was founded in 2001 by its artistic director, a well-known playwright and theater director Nikolay Kolyada, whose works are always a combination of an interesting form and profound content. Each performance of this theatre is distinguished by innovative methods of depiction. The...Read more

The Kolyada Theatre was founded in 2001 by its artistic director, a well-known playwright and theater director Nikolay Kolyada, whose works are always a combination of an interesting form and profound content. Each performance of this theatre is distinguished by innovative methods of depiction. The...Read more

Working sessions
16:45 to 18:00

Discussion: The Ural School of Contemporary Playwriting

Discussion : The Ural School of Contemporary Playwriting

Introduction by Nikolay Kolyada, the Artistic Director of the Kolyda Theatre, playwright and founder of the Ural School of Contemporary Playwriting, with the participation of Ural playwrights.Read more

Introduction by Nikolay Kolyada, the Artistic Director of the Kolyda Theatre, playwright and founder of the Ural School of Contemporary Playwriting, with the participation of Ural playwrights.Read more

Working sessions
18:00 to 19:00

Free time

Temps libre

Networking activities
19:00 to 22:00

Woe from Wit - Nikolay Kolyada, followed by a Q&A

Woe from Wit - Nikolay Kolyada, suivi par un Q & R

Alexander Griboyedov’s classic play about the confrontation between the old, conservative “famusian” society and the young, progressive Chatsky turned into a mystical, but very vivid picture of nowadays Russia. The main and most catchy detail of the production’s scenery is the widely spread on the...Read more

Alexander Griboyedov’s classic play about the confrontation between the old, conservative “famusian” society and the young, progressive Chatsky turned into a mystical, but very vivid picture of nowadays Russia. The main and most catchy detail of the production’s scenery is the widely spread on the...Read more

Artistic programme
22:00 to 00:00

Night meeting point

Point de rencontre nocturne

Round off your busy day with an inspiring chat at the night meeting point.Read more

Round off your busy day with an inspiring chat at the night meeting point.Read more

Networking activities
30 November 2019
11:00 to 12:40

The Little Mermaid - Roman Feodori, followed by a Q&A

The Little Mermaid - Roman Feodori, suivi par un Q & R

Andersen's tale Little Mermaid seems to have been known to everyone since childhood. But if you carefully re-read the authentic Andersen’s text, the familiar childhood fairy tale gets another sound. Why was the Little Mermaid so drawn to the earthly world even before she met her Prince? Why was she...Read more

Andersen's tale Little Mermaid seems to have been known to everyone since childhood. But if you carefully re-read the authentic Andersen’s text, the familiar childhood fairy tale gets another sound. Why was the Little Mermaid so drawn to the earthly world even before she met her Prince? Why was she...Read more

Artistic programme
13:00 to 14:10

Come on, Lotreamon! - Mesto Theatre Olga Komleva, followed by a Q&A

Come on, Lotreamon! - Mesto Theatre Olga Komleva, suivi par un Q & R

Come on, Lautreamont! is a synthesis of video, original electronic music and contemporary dance. The performance explores the landmark for the history of art text The Songs of Maldoror by Comte De Lautreamont, which was written in the 19th century and influenced the avant-garde movements of the...Read more

Come on, Lautreamont! is a synthesis of video, original electronic music and contemporary dance. The performance explores the landmark for the history of art text The Songs of Maldoror by Comte De Lautreamont, which was written in the 19th century and influenced the avant-garde movements of the...Read more

Artistic programme
14:10 to 14:30

Shuttle to the Yeltsin Centre

Navette jusqu'au Yeltsin Centre

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Yeltsin Centre.Read more

Working sessions
14:30 to 15:30

Lunch

Déjeuner

Continue the conversation over a delicious lunch offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Continue the conversation over a delicious lunch offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Networking activities
15:30 to 16:30

Inclusive Performance - Inclusion Centre of Yekaterinburg

Inclusive Performance - Inclusion Centre of Yekaterinburg

The Yekaterinburg Inclusion Centre is a place of socialisation and potential development of deaf, blinds and people with other kinds of disabilities through creative approaches. It also aims to change public attitude towards people with disabilities.Read more

The Yekaterinburg Inclusion Centre is a place of socialisation and potential development of deaf, blinds and people with other kinds of disabilities through creative approaches. It also aims to change public attitude towards people with disabilities.Read more

Artistic programme
17:00 to 18:00

Discussion: Inclusion - working with disabled people

Discussion : Inclusion - travailler avec des personnes ayant un handicap

If the performing arts mirror society, where is disability being represented? How can we all take responsibility for breaking down the barriers that prevent access to the arts for professionals of the sector or/and for the audience? We will look at a range of situations and discuss strategies for...Read more

If the performing arts mirror society, where is disability being represented? How can we all take responsibility for breaking down the barriers that prevent access to the arts for professionals of the sector or/and for the audience? We will look at a range of situations and discuss strategies for...Read more

Working sessions
18:00 to 18:20

Shuttle to the Musical Comedy Theatre

Navette jusqu'au Musical Comedy Theatre

A free shuttle will bring you to the Musical Comedy Theatre.Read more

A free shuttle will bring you to the Musical Comedy Theatre.Read more

Networking activities
18:20 to 19:00

Visit of the Musical Comedy Theatre

Visite du Musical Comedy Theatre

The Musical Comedy Theatre was founded in 1933 to facilitate quality rec­reation and vibrant cultural life to residents and visitors to Sverdlovsk (soviet name of Yekaterinburg). In 2004, it was awarded the Volkov Prize of the Russian Government for "contribution to the development of theatre art...Read more

The Musical Comedy Theatre was founded in 1933 to facilitate quality rec­reation and vibrant cultural life to residents and visitors to Sverdlovsk (soviet name of Yekaterinburg). In 2004, it was awarded the Volkov Prize of the Russian Government for "contribution to the development of theatre art...Read more

Working sessions
19:00 to 20:00

Real Jazz Concert - Jazz Orchestra Platon Gazeleridi

Real Jazz Concert - Jazz Orchestra Platon Gazeleridi

The soundtrack of the concert was selected carefully: only favourites, world-class hits, golden standards – in the author's interpretation. The music will be created here and now in the best traditions of jam sessions, right in front of your eyes. The jazz princesses of the Yekaterinburg Musical...Read more

The soundtrack of the concert was selected carefully: only favourites, world-class hits, golden standards – in the author's interpretation. The music will be created here and now in the best traditions of jam sessions, right in front of your eyes. The jazz princesses of the Yekaterinburg Musical...Read more

Artistic programme
20:30 to 21:30

The Rock Style Rhapsody - Izumrud Russian folk instruments ensemble

The Rock Style Rhapsody - Izumrud Russian folk instruments ensemble

Russian folk instrument ensemble was created on the basis of the Sverdlovsk State Academic Theatre of Musical Comedy in 1995. A band of six top-level virtuosos, laureates of contests and festivals in Europe and Russia. Izumrud band members are music groundbreakers who have been skilfully balancing...Read more

Russian folk instrument ensemble was created on the basis of the Sverdlovsk State Academic Theatre of Musical Comedy in 1995. A band of six top-level virtuosos, laureates of contests and festivals in Europe and Russia. Izumrud band members are music groundbreakers who have been skilfully balancing...Read more

Artistic programme
21:30 to 21:45

Walk to Actor’s House

Promenade à pied jusqu'à la Actor's House

The walk from the Musical Comedy Theatre to the Actor’s House takes approximately 15 minutes door to door.Read more

The walk from the Musical Comedy Theatre to the Actor’s House takes approximately 15 minutes door to door.Read more

Networking activities
21:45 to 00:00

Closing diner

Dîner de clôture

A last chance to enjoy a meal together with other participants. The dinner is offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

A last chance to enjoy a meal together with other participants. The dinner is offered by IETM and the Russian Theatre Union.Read more

Networking activities
01 December 2019
11:00 to 13:00

Farewell brunch

Brunch d'au revoir

Enjoy a nice good-bye chat with your old and new friends over a drink and some food.Read more

Enjoy a nice good-bye chat with your old and new friends over a drink and some food.Read more

Networking activities
13:00 to 17:00

Post-meeting trip

Excursion de post-réunion

For those who stay - excursion to one of the major tourist attractions of the Ural region. More info will be uploaded soon.Read more

For those who stay - excursion to one of the major tourist attractions of the Ural region. More info will be uploaded soon.Read more

Parallel activities