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The project "Big tour-online" summed up the first season

In 104 days "Big tour-online" has been shown 109 79 performances of theatres from 47 regions of Russia, the press service of the project.

"Obviously, the theaters, the most painful live these days of self-isolation, having lost the most important thing — live dialogue with the audience. But the extensive program of performances of different theaters online that you all of us suggested, gives the theater a possibility, albeit virtual, but still meet with the audience", — said Alexander Kalyagin, people's artist of the RSFSR, Chairman of the Union of theatrical figures of the Russian Federation.

Performances took place in recording and live. The most popular with the audience were the performances: "the Heart is not stone" of the Moscow theatre "ET СЕТЕRA" (908 003 str), "you Can ask for Nina?" The Moscow regional theatre of dolls (549 320 hits), "Vassa Zheleznova. The first option" Small theatre of Russia (484 051 views).

Also in the top ten "Dialogues of the Carmelites" of the Moscow theatre "Helikon-Opera" (310 of 420), "timeout" Tver theatre of the young spectator (364 577), "Ruslan and Lyudmila" by Omsk theatre of puppet, actor, mask "Arlekin" (327 411), "captain's daughter" Orenburg drama theatre. M. Gorky (319 881), "spring water" Saratov theatre of Opera and ballet (294 of 337), "the adventures of Pinocchio" Irkutsk puppet theatre "Aistenok" (293 185) and "the wise man stumbles" Sverdlovsk drama theater (281 976).

Only the total number of views of all performances of the project exceeded $ 25 million.

The audience of the project shared their opinions in social networks. "How would we, living in the far East, are so much to see and hear! Thank you for the opportunity to see such different performances and different groups. The repertoire for every taste," wrote instagram user sokotovairina.

"I went to the theater once or twice in my life, in school. I write, and the eyes are pouring tears. Thank you for a great to the depths of production. Everyone must do their job, and the Director and actors of this theater are doing just that! “Everything should belong to those who benefit!” Once again — thank you!" — written Mongol Michael about the play "the Caucasian chalk circle" Theatre "the Samara area".

Also from 20 April to 30 June on the basis of the "Big tour-online" passed the first stage of all-Russian competition of theatrical reviews for young critics. The contestants had to watch any performance of the program and to write a review.

"The most unexpected and sad — the lack of reviews that were written by the students of drama departments. But among those who came and read many good texts, which show that the theatre still excites, makes you think and gets the necessary description and comprehension. There was plenty to choose from, even argue about the best, including yourself, — said Grigory Zaslavsky, the rector of the Russian University of theatrical art, Chairman of the jury.

The winners of the first stage was Elena IOOS (Ekaterinburg, cinematography them. S. A. Gerasimov faculty of "Dramaturgy and directing"), Natalia Panicheva (Kirov, Vyatka state Humanities University — a philologist, candidate of philological Sciences), Maria Atroshchenko (Arkhangelsk, Northern (Arctic) University. M. Lomonosov). The competition runs in three stages and will last till 20 Dec 2020.