Olga Lapshina

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Guest actors

Born inMoscow. Graduated from Galina Volchek and Igor Kvasha's acting class atthe Russian Academy ofTheatre Arts (GITIS).

Has performed inthe following theatre productions:
“Into the Whirlwind,” directed byGalina Volchek, Sovremennik Theatre, 1991;
“Ivanov,” directed byMikhail Feigin, Stanislavsky Theatre, 1992;
“That, This Other World,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev, Stanislavsky Theatre, 1997;
“Doves,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev, Stanislavsky Theatre, 1997;
“The Taming ofthe Shrew,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev, Stanislavsky Theatre, 1999;
“Twelfth Night,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev, Stanislavsky Theatre, 1999;
“Moscow the Open City,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev and others, Playwright and Director Center, 2000;
“The Millionairess,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev, Independent Theatre Project, 2000;
“The Resurrection ofLazarus,” directed byBoris Milgram, Actors House, 2001;
“The Will Italian-Style,” directed bySemyon Spivak, Stanislavsky Theatre, 2001;
“The Sensation ofaBeard,” directed byOlga Subbotina, Playwright and Director Center, 2001;
“Oblom Off,” directed byMikhail Ugarov, Playwright and Director Center, 2002;
“Red Thread,” directed byVladimir Pankov, Playwright and Director Center, 2003;
“Transfer,” directed byMikhail Ugarov, Playwright and Director Center, 2003;
“Captive Spirits,” directed byVladimir Ageev, Playwright and Director Center, 2003;
“Shocked Tatyana,” directed byMikhail Ugarov, New Drama Festival, 2003;
“Seven Saints from the Village ofBryukho,” directed byVladimir Mirzoev, Stanislavsky Theatre, 2003;
“Floor Covering,” directed byOlga Subbotina, Playwright and Director Center, 2004;
“Sliding Lucia,” directed byVladimir Skvortsov, Playwright and Director Center, 2004;
“The Sexual Neuroses ofOur Parents,” directed byGeorg Genoux, Playwright and Director Center, 2005;
“Love and Cards,” directed byVladimir Krasovsky, Stanislavsky Theatre, 2005;
“The Naked Pioneer,” directed byKirill Serebrennikov, Sovremennik Theatre, 2005;
“Phedre. The Golden Collossus,” directed byAndrii Zholdak, Theatre ofNations, 2006;
“Yevgraf the Adventure Seeker,” directed byTatyana Akhramkova, Stanislavsky Theatre, 2006;
“Cuba MyLove,” directed byTatyana Akhramkova, Stanislavsky Theatre, 2006;
“Confusion inthe Pigeon Coop,” directed byNina Chusova, Art Partner XXI Theatre Agency, 2007.

Awards and Prizes:
Best Supporting Actress (“The Sensation ofaBeard”) Moskovsky Komsomolets newspaper, 2002;
Best Actress New Drama Festival, 2003;
Golden Lyre award, Female Face ofthe Year (“Seven Saints from the Village ofBryukho”), 2004;
Nominated for aChaika (Seagull) award ("“Seven Saints from the Village ofBryukho”), 2004;

Has worked inthe following international projects:
The Woman-Fool international festival offemale clowns (organized bySlava Polunin), St.Petersburg, 1993;
Pogranice Center, Poland, 1988-1991;
Theatre des Fetes, France, 1992-1993;
Participated ininternational theatre festivals inBrazil, Germany, France, Belgium, Norway, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Poland.

Has performed asafolk music singer, and has conducted master classes inRussia, Poland, Italy and France. Released acompact disc offolk music recordings in1993.

Has performed inthe following films:
“Sikimoku,” directed byOlga Zhukova, 1993;
“Vitka-Trash and the Automobile,” directed byVeronika Tokarskaya, 1993;
“Children ofthe Arbat,” directed byAndrei Eshpai, 2004;
“Ragin,” directed byKirill Serebrennikov, 2004;
“The Goddess. How IFell inLove,” directed byRenata Litvinova, 2004;
“Matchmaking,” directed byAnna Fenchenko, 2005(Best Actress award atthe Greek Film Festival, 2007);
“The Kukoktsky Case,” directed byYury Grymov, 2005;
“The Case ofthe Dead Souls,” directed byPavel Lungin, 2006;
“Ellipses,” directed byAndrei Eshpai, 2006;
“The Banishment,” directed byAndrei Zvyagintsev, 2007;
“The Mad Woman,” directed byDmitry Fyodorov, 2007;
“The Event,” directed byAndrei Eshpai, 2008;
“Heavy Sand,” directed byAnton Borshchevsky, 2008;
“The Fly,” directed byVladimir Kott, 2008;
“All Will Die, but IWill Survive,” Lera Gai-Germanika, 2008;
“Your Stop, Madame!” directed bySergei Komarov, 2008.
Perfomances in our theatre
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