The famous play of Bertolt Brecht puts on the Main stage, one of the leaders of the European theater, the Creator of his own method of acting, the famous Greek Director Theodoros Terzopoulos. "Mother Courage and her children" is his third work on the Alexandrinsky stage. Premiere of "Oedipus the king" by sofocle opened in 2006, the First international theatre festival "Alexandrinsky"; in the repertoire of the New stage is the play "End game" on the eponymous play by C. Beckett.
Theodoros Terzopoulos is a leading specialist of world theater in ancient Greek tragedy, but turning to Brecht for him more than not accidental. In the early 1970's, national teams of Terzopoulos five years probation based in Brecht's theatre "Berliner ensemble", where among his teachers was the largest German playwright, Director and disciple of Brecht, Heiner müller. The end of the 1970s was marked for Terzopulos a series of first performances, including "Bakery" in the Theatrical laboratory of Thessalonica (1977), "Red-brown" in the Theater of Thessalonica (1977). The Director also supervised the productions of: "understanding Brecht" (1976), "Mary Farandouri sings Brecht" (1979), "Ekkehart Schall and Maria Farandouri sing Brecht" (Dimitri Thessaloniki and Berlin Ensemble, 1980) .
The play "Mother Courage and her children ", written by Brecht on the eve of the Second world war, the Director also puts for the first time, his performance on it was at the State theatre of Northern Greece (1983).
A new incident took place over thirty years later and looks very important. "Incredible and immutable feature of human nature is that disaster anything people don't teach," said the Director, before rehearsals of his new play.