«Pushkin’s Fairy Tales» at the Theatre of Nations

Robert Wilson is considered as one of the most sought-after stage directors in the world. His brilliant talent and bold theatrical experiments have earned him fame as the greatest representative of avant-garde theatre of the late 20th to early 21st centuries. He has worked for world’s most prestigious stages — from the Paris Opéra Bastille to the Deutsches Theatre in Berlin, from Milanґs La Scala to the Metropolitan Opera, from the National Theatre of Prague to Brussels La Monnaie. Participants in his productions have included soloists Isabelle Huppert, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Willem Dafoe, Jessye Norman, Marina Abramovich, Lady Gaga and many others.

Robert Wilson chose the best young actors to perform in his play, «Pushkin’s Fairy Tales» famous for their roles at the Theatre of Nations, including Daria Moroz and Dmitriy Serdyuk, Yelena Nikolaeva, Oleg Savtsov, Anna Galinova and Alexander Novin, and others.

The acting troupe was led by the the theatre’s artistic director and People’s Artist of Russia, Yevgeniy Mironov, who played the role of the Storyteller. Also, the famous German opera director Nicola Panzer participated in the production, along with the leading theatrical lighting designer, A.J. Weissbard, and one of the best young stage designers in the world — Annick Lavallee-Benny. Music for the play was composed by the famous American duo CocoRosie, praised for their extraordinary image and musical style.

After a standing ovation, the guests moved into the foyer of the theatre where a drink from the premiere’s partner, the Legendary Armenian Brandy ARARAT, awaited them. The light and aromatic combinations prepared using the classical theatre drink were incomparable, and complemented the evening of the premiere.The classic base and surprising mixture of ingredients creating the unique taste of the cocktails became a genuine symbol of avant-garde theatre.


Other news and events


Пожалуйста, поверните устройство
для продолжения просмотра сайта

Stay up-to-date with ARARAT news and events

To receive ARARAT newsletters, please fill in the form below:

Your contact details:

Date of birth*:

Enter the code shown on picture:

Thank you for interest in ARARAT.

Ask a question

If you would like to ask a question, leave a review or report a problem, please fill in the form below:

Your contact details:

Date of birth*:

Please choose from the list below what is the reason for your question about ARARAT:*

  • product quality
  • where to buy
  • authenticity
  • producer
  • partnership
  • visit/tour
  • other

If you would like to visit Yerevan Brandy Company and ARARAT Museum, please fill in «Visit us» form.

Enter the code shown on picture:

Your question is sent. Thank you for interest in ARARAT.


to send a booking request to ARARAT Museum tour/tasting, please fill the form below:

Your contact details:

Your location:

Date of birth*:


Choose visit date:*

Choose tour language:

Enter the code shown on picture:

We will contact you soon for the confirmation of the date and time of your ARARAT tour/tasting

Let as many people as possible see Your peace message! Find on the wall the fragment with Your inscription and share it with friends via social networks.