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12 June

June, 12 – Day 10 of Platonov Arts Festival

"Big Dancers" (Spain) at the street theatres parade. Photo by Karina Magomedova.

Today is the first day of the literature project "Spacious universe", optimized for three days. Starting at 12 a.m. the Central City Library named after Andrey Platonov presented its program at the monument to the writer.


At 3 p.m. the Street Theatre Parade “Over the City” happened where 7 theatre troupes participated: Dulce Compania (Germany), El Carromato (Spain), Teatr Biuro Podrozy (Poland), Mr. Pejo’s Wandering Dolls (St. Petersburg), Tall Brothers (Moscow), Sketches in Space (Moscow) and Art Group Freak Cabaret (Moscow). About 15 thousand people managed to see the parade, and then street theatres performed on different venues of Voronezh.

Theatre program presented the second performances of “Seven Moons” (Ilkhom theatre, Uzbekistan), “Rice” (Cloud Gate Theatre, Taiwan) and Home.Eros.Faith. (art group Med a prach, Slovakia).


"Carmen Funebre" (Teatr Biuro Podrozy, Poland)


At 9 p.m. and 9.30 p.m. in the playground of art centre “Commune” Voronezh citizens could see “Carmen Funebre” performance by Teatr Biuro Podrozy from Poland with participation of Voronezh actors. This street production about war has already been shown in over 50 counties. Travelling all over the world, Teatr Biuro Podrozy invites local artist to take part in its oldest performance “Carmen Funebre”.