Richard Kalinoski

|Beast onthe Moon|

Drama intwo acts.

Opening night: November 20, 2004
Running time: 2 h 20 m, with one intermission
Ticket price range: 7501000 rub.
Inspired byharrowing true events, the play follows the lives ofanimmigrant refugee and his teenage, mail-order bride. Seta and Aram are two polar opposites who have one tragic experience incommon. The play, set inearly 1920s Milwaukee, unfolds around the effort ofthe couple tohave achild. Infertility threatens not only their dreams, but also their relationship, until the presence ofanorphaned boy forces them toreckon with each other and the past. Peppered with humor, irony, and bittersweet surprise, theirs isauniversal story ofhope, healing, redemption, and finally, love.
Translated into Russian
Alexander Popov
Directed by
Alexander Grigoryan
Set Design by
Alexander Borovsky
Lighting Designer
Maria Belozertseva
Tatiana Marchenko
Stage Manager
Natalia Koltsova, Lyudmila Sushkova
Characters & Cast
Adam Tomasian
Sergey Ugryumov
, Pavel Tabakov, Yaroslav Leonov, Arseny Gusev