Two brothers seeking a path to their own happiness face various challenges related to their moral identity. One has everything at the expense of the other. On the way to their growth, the "pet" of destiny finds love, despite its inability to love, receiving its "happy ending". And the other, after a hopeless pursuit of dreams and chimeras for perfect love, remains captive to loneliness ... Probably everyone gets what they deserve, and maybe fate is ...
The National Academy for Theater and Film Arts (NATFA) "Krastyo Sarafov" celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2018. The Academy was established in 1948 as a two-year school of theatre at the National Theater "Ivan Vazov" and in 1948 was renamed into the first Bulgarian State Higher School of Theater.In 1954, the State Higher School of Theater was transformed into a Higher Institute for Theater Art "Krastryo Sarafov" (HITA). By a decision of the National Assembly of 21.07.1995, HITA was transformed into an academy under the name of National Academy for Theater and Film Arts "Krastyo Sarafov". The Academy is continuously expanding, updating and enriching its activities. Today it offers a wide range of subjects and programmes to its students. Some of them are unique for Bulgaria and can be studied only at NATFA. The academic staff of NATFA includes highly qualified professionals with strong creative and pedagogical competences and experience. The process of applying the theory into the professional practice is essential to our educational philosophy. NATFA graduates acquire a wide range of creative, critical, performing and productive skills and competences. Many of them establish rewarding professional careers in Bulgaria and abroad. Documents for acquired professional qualification, issued by NATFA, are recognized both in Bulgaria and abroad, in accordance with all conventions and regulations of the State.
Aleksander Mandzhukov graduated from NATFA "Krastyo Sarafov", bachelor's degree in "Dance Theater" and a master's degree in NATFA "Krastyo Sarafov" in "Theatrical Art". He obtain his PHD for innovation and enrichment of the teaching methodology in the specialty. As chief assistant of Prof. Dr. Petya Tsvetkova at NATFA "Krastyo Sarafov they work together for the development of the specialty Dance Theater at the Academy.
The students are 4th year graduates in the specialty of "Dance theater" with artistic director Associate Professor Yasen Valchanov. With this performance the students try and make their debut on the big stage of the theater in the capital. With a different background and preparation, they manage to unite around an aesthetic that will create the magic of the performance.
COUNTRY : BULGARIA
AUTHOR : Aleksandar Mandzhukov
PRODUCER : NATFA
DIRECTOR : Aleksandar Mandzhukov
CAST : Martin Spasov, Evgeni Georgiev, Ivana Puncheva, Petya Gerginova, Milena Mladenova
SCENOGRAPHY : Kiril Naumov
COSTUMES : Kiril Naumov
MUSIC : Dobromir Kisyov
SHORT BIO OF PLAY
DURATION : 60min
YEAR OF PREMIERE : 2020
LANGUAGE : non verbal