In Kiev will be staged on the play of Oleg Sentsov “Rooms”.
Realize the play on stage Tamara Trunova is one of the most modern Ukrainian theatre Directors. In 2016, she won the prestigious drama competition from the British Council Taking the Stage (the play “Under blue sky”, the operetta Theatre). She is also a laureate of the theatrical award “Kyiv Pectoral” in the nomination “Best performance for children” for the play “the Passenger in the suitcase.”
3 September in Kiev Dovzhenko centre will host open tryouts for the play.
The play will be presented in the Ukrainian language. Note that all proceeds from ticket sales will be used to purchase housing for the family of Oleg Sentsov.
“Rooms” is a story about the society which tries to overcome his fears to utopian freedom, but continues to run in a circle. In a utopian world, all subject to a strict system and the Supreme God – Zero. Ten characters already used all the time to run in a circle. They have no right to choose how to live and who to love. They exist according to the law of inertia, until one of them starts to protest against the usual order of things. But life and the ruler changes the appearance of a new resident – a young boy who transcends all rules and laws. He unconsciously destroys the calm of a passive power, opens others her true colors. Suddenly an unshakable faith Rooms split into pieces. Now they are not faceless puppets. They will choose a name and create a new world, characterized by their independent laws. Soon the Room refuse system. They are on the way of creating a new world, but will it be better?
We will remind, Oleg Sentsov was arrested by the FSB in may 2014, after the annexation of Crimea by Russia. He was accused of planning terrorist attacks and were taken to Moscow. There the Director was sentenced to 20 years in prison, despite a lack of evidence.
May 14, 2018 illegally condemned in Russia Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov announced an indefinite hunger strike demanding the release of Ukrainian political prisoners who are also in Russia.