Attention Russian theater buffs!
Do not miss TOVARICH, a captivating drama about the Russian Prince and his wife who flee from Russia to Paris after the 1917 Revolution! This Jacques Deval’s play with an award-winning cast is brought to you by Maxim Gorky Drama Theater.
TOVARICH was once a famous musical on Broadway, as well as a 1937 Hollywood film with Claudette Colbert. Now you will have a rare chance to see TOVARICH on the New York stage in Russian!
TOVARICH Show Tickets at 30% Off
- Gerald Lynch Theater (Manhattan)
- 899 10th Avenue, between 58th and 59th Streets.
- Option 1: Friday, November 16, 2012; 7:30 PM
- Option 2: Sunday, November 18, 2012; 7:30 PM
- About TOVARICH: The Plot:
Russian Prince and his wife flee from the Russian Revolution to Paris. They are in possession of the Czar’s fortune, which he has entrusted to them for safekeeping. They keep the money in a bank and refuse to spend it on themselves. Having no other money, they are forced to take jobs under false identities as butler and maid in the household of wealthy Frenchmen. No one knows their secret, until one day it is exposed by a Soviet Commissar!
- About Maxim Gorky Drama State Theater:
This theater enjoys Russia’s rank of distinction, with the majority of its principal artists having been awarded Russia’s greatest honors for Artistic Excellence and Achievement. The theater is acclaimed for performances in the great Stanislavsky tradition of “living” theater. The production of TOVARICH was conceived and staged by the acclaimed Director, Efim Zvenyatsky.
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