Round table discussion “Social Theatre: history, international practices, future prospects”

Business event flow / Theatre

14.12.2015 10:00-11:45

Fontanka river emb., 65, Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theatre, The Lesser stage


Social Theater - an interdisciplinary art form, which aims to:

  • the use of theater techniques in applications (social adaptation of persons with disabilities and other vulnerable groups of society - migrants, the homeless, drug addicts);
  • the formation of social and cultural standards of conduct and leadership skills among adolescents;
  • the use of theater means to create performances in "neteatralnom" space - in schools and others.


Social Theatre - a theater audience of equal opportunities.


Andrey Moguchy
Boris Pavlovich

Artistic Director of Tovstonogov Russian State Academic Bolshoi Drama Theatre
head of socio-educational department of Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theatre


  • Pony Brezinski, Executive Director, Nalagaat Center;
  • Gerd Hartmann, Artistic Director, Theatre Thikwa;
  • Birgit Lengers, Head, Junges Deutsches Theater;
  • Adrian Jackson, Artistic Director, Cardboard Citizens;
  • Natalya Popova, Artistic Director, Center "Circle";
  • Helena Kowalska, Art Director, Center for named. Meyerhold;
  • Roman Theodore, Chief Director, Youth Theatre;
  • Sergei Kazarnovskii, Director, "The class center";
  • Ekaterina Negrutsa, Director, Theatre named after Mikhail Bulgakov.