Nikolai Simonov

Set Designers

Maria Plahova

Costume Designers

Lighting Designers


Graduated from the scenery art faculty ofthe M.B.Grekov Art School inRostov-on-Don in1985. In1987started working atthe Theatre ofthe Young Spectator inVologda. In1989hemoved tothe Krasnodar Drama Theatre, and in1990 tothe Rostov Academic Youth Theatre, where heworked aschief designer for 12years.

Has frequently worked with theatre and film director Kirill Serebrennikov since 1995. Nikolai Simonov was production designer ofSerebrennikov's series Rostov-Daddy and set designer ofhis Moscow theatre productions Plasticine and C.E.O. atthe Playwright and Director Centre, Some Explicit Polaroids atthe Pushkin Theatre, Sweet Bird ofYouth, The Naked Pioneer, Antony and Cleopatra. AVersion atthe Sovremennik Theatre, The Demon atthe 814Theatrical Association, Terrorism, The Petty Bourgeoisie, Playing the Victim, The Forest, The Golovlyov Family and The Pillowman atthe Moscow Art Theatre, Joan ofArc atthe Stake (Jeanne d'Arc aubûcher) atthe Moscow International House ofMusic, within the framework ofthe Vladimir Spivakov Invites festival, Falstaff atthe Mariinsky (Kirov) theatre, The Return ofPersephone atthe Moscow International House ofMusic, within the framework ofthe Cherry Forest festival, Figaro. Events ofOne Day foprthe Yevgeny Mironov theatre company.

Healso worked onproductions byYury Butusov (Resurrection. Super, Oleg Tabakov Theatre), Nikolai Skorik (The Last Day ofSummer, Moscow Art Theatre), Yevgeny Pisarev (Leading Ladies, Moscow Art Theatre).

Among his notable prizes are the Triumph (2002), Crystal Turandot (2005) and Chaika (2005) awards.
Perfomances in our theatre
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19.14, Set Designer
As you like it?, designer
Love Stories, designer
Scared ToBecome Kolya, Set Designers
Stoics, designer
The Forest, Set designer
The Scales, Set Design by
Uncle Vanya, designer