The government clerk Poprischin lived to 42 years, but has remained a small, inconspicuous employees, to which no one cares. The agonizing discontent with himself and his place in life leads him farther from the gray reality into a fantasy world, depriving the mind.
Viewers will see a bright setting with fancy costumes and decorations, gymnastic tricks and choreography. To work on the show were invited professionals to create the illusion of the Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard. Viewers will open secret - that is in the person's head, turning away from reality: a new world full of wonderful and frightening events and visions.
The creators of the play offers a trip into the world of the main character of Gogol's story. Unusual artistic design, bright plastic figure, coupled with the circus tricks will create a whimsical, phantasmagoric world, full of wonderful and frightening events and visions.
In the title role - Sergei Bezrukov.
The play involved actors of the Moscow Provincial Theatre.
Running time: 1 hour 50 minutes.