Peoples Artist of the Russian Federation

Nikolay Chindyaykin

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After drama school in1968inRostov-on-Don actor and director inTheatres from Rostov-on-Don and Omsk.
Among the performances are: “Man for All Seasons” byR.Bolt (1986), “Donot play with Archangels” byJ.Foe (1987).

Atthe ending ofdirecting faculty ofthe Russian Academy ofTheatre Arts (course ofM.Boutkevitch and A.Vasiliev) in1987 anactor, director and teacher atthe Moscow Theatre “School ofDramatic Art“.
Among roles are: Manager and Father (“Six Characters inSearch ofanAuthor“ byL.Pirandello), Verkhovensky (“Demons“ byF.Dostoevsky), Rogozhin inperformance “Vis-a-Vis“ (joint project with the center Kunstlerhaus Bethany inBerlin onnovel „Idiot” byF.Dostoevsky), several roles inthe performance „Today, weimprovise” byPirandello.

Hesupervised the Russian group inthe joint project „School ofDramatic Art” and the Operational Center ofGrotowsky's „Slavic Pilgrims”(1991). Hewent through acycle oftraining under the guidance ofE.Grotowsky (1991, Pontedera, Italy).

Director inthe performance “Lamentations” the book “Lamentations”, the situation insinging bycomposer V.Martynov (1996).
Director and teacher inthe performance “Joseph and his brothers” byT.Mann (1993).
Codirector inthe performance and opera “The Queen ofSpades” byP.Tchaikovsky (1996, staged byVasiliev inthe Weimar's Opera House).

Hestaged such performances as:
“Athens evenings” byP.Gladilin (1998), “Iron Class” byA.Nicolai (1999).

Since 1993teaching atthe Russian Academy ofTheatre Arts and leading actor and director course ofthe Vasiliev studio.

In2008hewas invited tothe Moscow Art Theatre onthe role ofFirs inthe performance directed byA.Shapiro “The Cherry Orchard“. Inthe same year hewas admitted tothe troupe. Inaddition tothe Firs, heplayed Jonathan Peachum inthe performance„Threepennies Opera”.

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