Puss in boots


2 hours with 1 intermission

The premiere held on 2013, 09. 07

The «Puss in Boots» is s participant of the festival of children’s performances «The BLUE BIRD LEAGUE», 2014

It is a rarity to meet a kid, who has not read wonderful fairy-tales of Charles Perrault in his childhood. «Puss in Boots» is one of them. At the beginning of the 93rd season this magical story comes to life on the stage of the Vakhtangov theatre, and the young audience will see the heroes, that first were born in their imagination, and now they appear on stage, giving amazing moments of communication, entertainment, leading to a fantasy world where the acting skills of the performers and of the stage-director Vladimir Ivanov will create a magical world of amazing transformations.

The Vakhtangov Theater returns to the practice of staging of the children’s plays. This mission is joined by another one which has become a tradition — the inclusion of a better diploma performance of the B. Schukin Theatre Institute into the theatre’s repertoire. This event is of the highest importance. It determines the potential for future actors, their incentive to creative growth on a path leading to the professional stage.

Charles Perrault’s fairy tale is a generous, colorful, musical, entertaining gift, in the spectacular scenery by Maxim Obrezkov is certain to please the young audience.

The authors of a stage version of the play «Puss in Boots» — Vladimir Ivanov – is a director, professor and head of the course, last season’s award-winner of the Theatre Festival by A. Mironov, «Figaro» in the category “ for loyalty to a Repertory Theatre” and Sergei Plotov, a screenwriter, playwright, poet, winner of the festival of one-man performances.

Running time of the performance — 2 hours with one intermission.

The play is recommended for audience older than 6 years (6 +).

Main Stage

  • 10 March, Sunday, 12:00

  • 31 March, Sunday, 12:00

  • 7 April, Sunday, 12:00

  • 21 April, Sunday, 12:00

  • 28 April, Sunday, 12:00

  • 12 May, Sunday, 12:00

  • Ticket price: from 250 to 3000 rub.

Premiere was on 7 September 2013

Characters & Cast:

1st robber Иван Захава
Артур Косенков
2nd robber
3rd robber
Hurricane Aleksandr Galochkin
Илья Халмурзаев
The eldest son of a miller Антон Лызо
Average miller's son Антон Лызо
the youngest son of a miller
Puss in boots
The King
The Princess
The Bird
Peasant woman
The Oak
The Spruce
The Birch
The coachman


The authors of the stage version Vladimir Ivanov
Sergey Plotov
Director Vladimir Ivanov
Set designer and costumes Maxim Obrezkov
Musical director Tatiana Agaeva
Lighting designer Maya Shavdatuashvili
Choreographer Oleg Glushkov
Помощник режиссера Ирина Горошкова