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Russian Plays

Third- and/or fourth-year Russian students perform plays at the end of the winter term. Information and videos of performances from 20182017, 2016, 2015, 2013, and 2011 can be found below.

2018 - Office Romance

On April 12, 2018, Winter 2018 third- and fourth-year Russian classes performed Office Romance (Служебный роман), a play adapted from the stageplay Coworkers (Сослуживцы) written by Eldar Ryazanov and Emil Braginsky. Instructor Nina Shkolnik directed her students. Watch below or use the following links: Photo Album of the performances; Russian 302 Program (PDF); Russian 302 videoRussian 402 Program (PDF); Russian 402 video.

2017 - The Wedding Mishap

On April 14 and 18, 2017, Russian 302 and 402 students performed The Wedding Mishap, adapted from the play, Wedding, by Mikhail Zoschenko, directed by instructor Nina Shkolnik. Watch below, or use the following links: Facebook photo album; news article; Russian 302 group 1 video; Russian 302 group 2 video; PDF program for Russian 402 performance; and Russian 402 video.

2016 - Office Romance

On April 14, 2016, Russian 402 students performed Office Romance, adapted from the play, Coworkers, by Emile Braginskiy and Eldar Ryazanov, directed by instructor Nina Shkolnik. Watch the video below or use this link (opens in new window).

2015 - Garage

Winter 2015 4th-year Russian students performed Эмиль Брагинский/Эльдар Рязанов “Гараж”/ Emil Braginskiy/Eldar Ryazanov “Garage.” Watch the video below or use this link (opens in new window).

2013 - Ivan Vasilievich

Winter 2013 4th-year Russian students performed Михаил Булгаков “Иван Васильевич”/Mikhail Bulgakov “Ivan Vasilievich.” Watch the video below or use this link (opens in new window).

2011- The Suicide

Winter 2011 4th-year Russian students Николай Эрдман “Самоубийца” /Erdman “The Suicide.” The performance is in 4 parts:

  1. https://youtu.be/UAsuMHqCtrA
  2. https://youtu.be/E2PHmH4gQ0Y
  3. https://youtu.be/djQI7mpODtQ
  4. https://youtu.be/IqwJ7GKAgM0