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Eugene Lavrenchuk

Principal Stage Director

Born in 1982 in Lviv, where he graduated from a Polish school. In 2003 he graduated from the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts (Roman Viktyuk’s workshop) as an opera director, later - higher courses of choreography at the Maria Curie-Sklodowska University (LublinPoland), Higher Courses for directors of feature films (Moscow).

Officially registered Independent Nonprofit Organization "Polish Theatre in Moscow under the leadership of Eugene Lavrenchuk" in 2004. The Theatre was opened with the performance "Snow", which was Eugene Lavrenchuk’s diploma performance.

In 2004 he won the Gold Medal, the title of " Hero of the Anniversary of the Year" and "The youngest director of the year" at the exhibition “Stage of Russia”.

In 2010, Eugene Lavrenchuk International Foundation was founded in Warsaw.

In 2013, by the decision of the Minister of Culture of Poland Bogdan Zdrojewski Eugene Lavrenchuk was awarded the title "For outstanding achievements in the field of culture and science", of Honored Worker of Culture of Poland, Honored Artist of Poland.

Since January 2015 is a lecturer at the Royal Academy of Business and Diplomacy (Wroclaw, Poland).

9.08. 2016 The Commission of Israeli Ministry of Culture awarded Eugene Lavrenchuk with the highest title in the field of arts - "Outstanding cultural figure of Israel" ( "Mitstayen bemeyuhat be Tarbut Israeli").

He is preparing shooting of the film «Ulysses» and the short film "Narcissus" after his own script.


Productions:

Polish Theater in Moscow:

• “Maria Stuart” J. Slowacki;

• "Snow" St. Przybyszewski;

• "Yvonne, Princess of Burgundy" after the play by W. Gombrowicz;

• "Romeo and Juliet" by William Shakespeare (producer);

• "Tango" based on Sl. Mrożek

• "Decline of Europe" (writer, producer)

• "Rex Sleep" (producer)

• "Abduction of Europe" after his own script

The performances in other theaters:

• “The Chairs” Eugène Ionesco, M. Zankovetska Lviv Academic Theatre. 2004;

• "The Dragon" E.Shvarts, Lviv Youth Theatre, 2004;

• «Cavalleria Rusticana» opera by P.Mascagni, Lviv Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre (premiere did not take place because of the death of Music Director), 2005;

• "Opera Ball" J.Tuwim, Theatre Studio at the Polish Embassy in the Russian Federation, 2006;

• "Biloxi Blues" N.Simon, Tomsk Drama Theatre, 2006;

• "Amazonia" D.Glass, Tomsk Drama Theatre, 2006;

• "Twilight of the Gods" R.Fedenev, Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2007;

• "Tanahschpiel" Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2007;

• "The Dragon" E.Shvarts (new director's edition) Tomsk Theatre of New spectator, 2008;

• "Anna Karenina" based on Leo Tolstoy, Tomsk Theatre of New spectator, 2009;

• "Lizard, Lan, Shaman and Gabriela" based on Charles Milosh (iscenisation by Alvida Bajor), Russian Theatre in Vilnius - a joint project of Terra Humana Foundation (Warsaw) and 5 theater companies from Russia, from Ukraine, Lithuania and Poland, 2009;

• The night bienalle in Tomsk (author of the idea, performer, producer) Tomsk Theatre of New spectator, 2010;

• "The Passion According to Beckett. Waiting for Godot "(author of the idea, producer) Tomsk Theatre of New spectator, 2010;

• "Fathers and Sons: Ordinary Fascism" (author of the idea, producer) Tomsk Theatre of New spectator, 2010;

• "WORKSHOP" (artistic project leader, Producer) - cyclic project 2007-2015. - Reporting screenings, performances of students' Open Theatre School Eugene Lavrenchuk ", Moscow;

• "We play Chekhov" Open Theatre School Eugene Lavrenchuk, 2013;

• "Waiting List" by A.Mardan, Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2015;

• "Judas and his brothers" based on the 1st Book of Maccabees, Theatre Eyhal Tarbut, Netanya (Israel) 2015;

• "Wonderful cuckold" by F.Krommelink, artistic director of the project, producer (director Olga Menshikova), Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2016;

• "Notes of a Madman" by N. Gogol, artistic director of the project, producer (director Igor Nevedrov), Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2016;

• "Snowstorm" Marina Tsvetaeva, artistic director of the project, producer (director Rishat Gali), Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2016;

• "Decameron" J. Boccaccio, artistic director of the project, producer (director Vladimir Butakov), Odessa Academic Russian Drama Theatre, 2016.