what is the uniqueness of this project and why is it important now?
– The “savings” there are serious social obligations to the country, including support of art, – says senior Vice-President of “Sberbank” Tatiana Zavialova. – Launching platform, “Art online”, we make it available for all citizens of the country. Since Friday of last week, the best samples of culture, concerts of rock and pop musicians came to each and every resident of Russia, who has the Internet.
the Main objective of the online project is to collect the most diverse, interesting for various audiences the content of classical art: dramatic productions, ballet, Opera, concerts of rock and pop performers. “It will all be available in our library, to our audience, while at home, continued to enjoy life.”
the First to help in this endeavor, decided Valery Gergiev. He provided two unique ballet of the Mariinsky theatre – “Cinderella” by Sergei Prokofiev with Diana Vishneva and “Anna Karenina” by Rodion Shchedrin with Ulyana Lopatkina.
the Maestro Himself recorded voobrajenie from the Concert hall of the theatre in which he stressed that Russia is undergoing a difficult period in its recent history, but the challenges and opportunities open.
“We have an interesting journey. It can last for several weeks, a month or two. Thanks to the platform “the savings Bank” “OKKO” and the efforts of the Mariinsky television we are starting a free show significant and very interesting performances” – said Valery Gergiev.
in addition to “Anna Karenina” and “Cinderella” in the online format will also show the Opera “the Tale of Tsar Saltan” Rimsky-Korsakov’s legendary production with historical decorations Bilibin. And plays and concerts will be recorded live, so the actors perform in the hall, alas, without an audience, “knowing that hundreds of thousands, millions of theater lovers and classical music are waiting for these shows is” emotionally summed up the Maestro.
in Total, according to Tatyana Zavyalova, only a few days for the new the project managed to collect more than 167 items of cultural masterpieces. The audience already has three million people. For example, last Friday, the rock fans could appreciate online group concert “BI-2”, a performance by pianist Denis Matsuev Moscow Philharmonic and Maestro Yuri Bashmet of the capital’s Conservatory. All of this was broadcast on the multimedia platform “Okko”.
On our platform for sure there are at least ten productions of the theatre “Lenkom” – confirms Tatyana Zavyalova is One of our main partners – the festival “Golden mask” provided us a list of his best performances of the past years and as of March 26, we will begin the display.
by the Way, the first online start out, “the Storm” and “the Governor” directed by artistic Director of the BDT them. BDT Andrey Moguchy.