“New Theatre” of Zaporozhye premiered the play “The City of Z: Keepers.” Creating a setting in a nontraditional genre – sound-vision drama – largely made possible thanks to a grant from Theatre Works “Zaporizhstal” for winning the competition “We – are the city”.
“City of Z: Keepers” – a play on the Zaporozhye, its history and the most recent developments. The main character – a young participant ATO Ivan Sotnikov, despairing of peace, come to the aid of mythical characters – Keepers, who are traveling with him in time. All this is delivered in an innovative genre of sound-vision drama that combines drama, art and music
For the letter “Z” is hiding an unknown Zaporozhye, which viewers discover together with the actors, – says Vladislav Lebedev, director of a private institution, “New Theatre”. – At the heart of the history of the “City of Z” – as my author’s play, and passages from the book of Vitali Shlayfera “Time to collect treasures.” The amount of the grant, which is allocated “Zaporizhstal” for the project – 50 thousand.