>December 26,
Evgenia Dobrovolskaya iscelebrating her anniversary


Evgenia Dobrovolskaya, PeoplesArtist ofRussia and Moscow Art principal company member, iscelebrating her anniversary starring inthe recent production ofThe Village ofFools onDecember 29th.
Evgenia has joined the MXAT company upon graduating from GITIS (class ofLyudmila Kasatkina and Sergey Kolosov) in1987. In1989she has moved ontothe Tabakov Studio Theatre, and ayear later became part ofthe Sovremennik 2acting ensemble.
In1991Ms.Doborovolskaya has retuned toMXAT, where her acting credits included Double (The Last Night OfOtto Weininger), Milena (WomensPlay), Agnes (The School for Wives), Isabelle (The School ofHusbands), Lida (MishasBirthday Party), Marina Mnishek (Boris Godunov), Svetlova (Love inCrimea), Katya (The Vilaness, orCry ofthe Dolphin), Regina Agnstren (The Ghosts), The Sister (You), Sister Joanna (The Beast ofPiedmont), Nanny Wayland (The Sacred Fire), Diana (A Little Bit OfTenderness), Elena Krivtsova (Petty Bourgeois). She was also featured inThe Seagull, where, atdifferent times, she has played Nina Zarechnaya, Masha, and Mme. Arkadina. Her other credits include Armanda Bejuar (The Cabal ofHypocrites), Jill (Equus), Sophia (Woe ofWit), Constanze Weber (Amadeus).
Dobrovolskaya combines vital power with irony; even though she looks like atender ingénue, she possesses the complete grasp ofher characters, with all their involuntary aggression, says Dr.Inna Solovyova, theatre critic and historian.
Her current repertoire includes appearances inThe Makeup Room (Actress S), The Forest (Ulita), The Golovlyov Family (Anninka), The Marriage (Fyokla Ivanovna), The Chrestomathy (Ada), Cloture del'amour (Limit ofLove), Witness ofthe Prosecution (Attorney Mayers), The Village ofFools (Lyubka), Louisiana (Marinina).
Evgenia isalso the recipient ofall major national film awards, including Nika, The Golden Ram, The Golden Eagle and many others.