MIME-ACTORS



Ekaterina Varlakova 
                             (the leader)                                                                    

A director and an actor of a Mime Theatre MI MInor  
                                          
Education  
2013 - PhD in linguistics 

2012 - Directing and Pedagogical Activity in the Youth Theatres (Saint-Petersburg University of Waterway Communications).

2006 - Linguistics, teaching foreign languages (English, Sapnish) (Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia).  
                                                                                         
Additional education                                                          


2016 - regular pantomime classes with Nikolai Kurushin (Theatre Lab "Terra Mobile", Saint-Petersburg Theatre Academy).  

Aug 2015 - work-shops with a legendary clown Paolo Nani (Vordinborg, Danmark). 

2014 - regular classes of Classic Pantomime by Elena Markova (the professor of the Chair of Foreign Arts and the author of numerous books and articles about Marcel Marceux and the art of pantomime).

Aug 2013 - pantomime work-shops in Warsaw School of Pantomime, Poland. 

2004-2008 – Directing Courses (theatre “Uventa”, Saint-Petersburg, Russia).  

BESIDES,     

Creative studio led by an actor of clown-mime theatre “MiMelange” Pavel Mikhailov (Academy of Performance Arts “Citrus-art”). 

Creative consultations with the director and the leader of an ex-theatre “Terra Mobile”, teacher of plastics Vadim Miheenko.     

Mime work-shops led by Pavel Mansurov (a teacher of plastics and dancing in the school-studio on the base of the theatre “Licedei”).       

Mime work-shops by Alexander Makeev (a founder and an actor of a famous clown-mime- theatre “Licedei”, a creative director and a pedagogue of “School of Movement”).   
      

Pantomime Studio on the base of the theatre “Mimigranti” (Saint-Petersburg, Russia), led by Ludmila Plusch.    

Private classes held by Dorjy Galsanov, an actor of Plastic Drama theatre “Chelovek”. 

Courses “Teatring” on the major: “Pantomime” (Cente of Creative Initiative). 

Acting work-shops (M. Chumachenko, the professor, Chair of Directing, Russian Academy of Theatre Art; O. Snopkov, an associate professor of Chair of Stage Plastics).               

    
Creative work 

2016/ 2015 - collaborating with the kids art school in Malta. Giving acting and mime classes, writing scripts and putting on the stage numbers and plays. The play "Thumbelina" got an award at the International Theatre Festival in Paris, France. 

Summer 2016 - giving mime classes in the Russian kids summer camp in Tenerife, Spain. 

2015 - giving acting and mime classes at the kids model show-studio "IMAGE", Saint-Petersburg.

2011 - 2012 - a teacher of a mime and movement course in the Youth Theatre "UVENTA"  (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

2008 - 2011 - a teacher and a responsible for the course of acting based on the Youth Theatre "UVENTA".   

2002 - 2012 - an actress of the Youth Theatre "UVENTA". 

An actor of extras in cinema (movies “Pushkin. The Last Duel” by N. Bondarchuk; “Dishi so Mnoy” by O. Perunovskaya). 

Main Occupation 

 A teacher of English and Spanish languages, a simultaneous interpreter.

                                                             
   
 




Evgenia Rusinova                                                                             

A former director and a former actor of a mime-theatre MI MInor                                             

Education                                                                                           

Saint-Petersburg University of Waterway Communications' 2012.
Major: Directing and Pedagogical Activity in the Youth Theatres.



Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia’ 2007.                                                                                
Major: a teacher, an interpreter in sphere of professional communications.                                       
Infant School of Art. Choreographic Department (Volgograd, Russia).                                                                

Additional education                                                          

2004-2008 – Directing Courses (theatre “Uventa”, Saint-Petersburg, Russia).                     

Clothes Designing Courses (Educational Center A. Conto).                                                                   
Dancing work-shops on “Jazz”, “Modern” (Cannon Dance, Festival “Open Look”).                         

Acting work-shops (M. Chumachenko, the professor, Chair of Directing, Russian Academy of Theatre Art; O. Snopkov, an associate professor of Chair of Stage Plastics).               

Courses “Teatring” on the major: “Pantomime” (Cente of Creative Initiative).                                      
Private classes held by Dorjy Galsanov, an actor of Plastic Drama theatre “Chelovek”.                    
Mime work-shops by Alexander Makeev (a founder and an actor of a famous clown-mime-theatre “Licedei”, a creative director and a pedagogue of “School of Movement”).                          
Mime work-shops led by Pavel Mansurov (a teacher of plastics and dancing in the school- studio on the base of the theatre “Licedei”).                               
Creative consultations with the director and the leader of an ex-theatre “Terra Mobile”, teacher of plastics Vadim Miheenko.                                                                

Occupation                                                                                        
A teacher of acting and an actor (theatre “Uventa”, creative director Victor Nikolaev).                                    
A creative director,  an organizator and  host of infant holidays of infant theatre                                 
studio (Infant Developing Centre “Star Country”).                    
A pedagogue-organizator, creative director of a school theatre (Gymnasium № 528).                         
A scriptwriter, a director, a host of concerts.                                 


 



Antonina Popova                                                                            

An actor of a mime-theatre MI MInor          

Education                                                                                           

Herzen State Pedagogical University of Department of Foreign Languages.   
Major: linguistics, a teacher (German, English).      

Additional education                                                          

Aug 2014 and 2013 - pantomime work-shops in Warsaw School of Pantomime, Poland. 

Acting work-shops (M. Chumachenko,                        
Acting work-shops (M. Chumachenko, the professor, Chair of Directing, Russian Academy of Theatre Art; O. Snopkov, an 
associate professor of Chair of Stage Plastics).             

Courses “Teatring” on the major: “Pantomime” (Cente of Creative Initiative).
Private classes held by Dorjy Galsanov, an actor of Plastic Drama theatre “Chelovek”.                    
Mime work-shops by Alexander Makeev (a founder and an actor of a famous clown-mime-theatre “Licedei”, a creative director and a pedagogue of “School of Movement”).                        
Pantomime Studio on the base of the theatre “Mimigranti” (Saint-Petersburg, Russia), led by Ludmila Plusch.   
Mime work-shops led by Pavel Mansurov (a teacher of plastics and dancing in the school-studio on the base of the theatre “Licedei”).                               
Creative consultations with the director and the leader of an ex-theatre “Terra Mobile”, teacher of plastics Vadim Miheenko.  
Creative studio led by an actor of clown-mime theatre “MiMelange” Pavel Mikhailov (Academy of Performance Arts “Citrus-art”).    


Classes of Classic Pantomime by Elena Markova (the professor of the Chair of Foreign Arts and the author of numerous books and articles about Marcel Marceux and the art of pantomime).

Occupation                                                                                        
A teacher of German language.                                        
                




 




Anna Yazikova      
                                                           
An actor of a mime-theatre MI MInor          

Education             
St Petersburg State Institute of Technology’ 2007
Major: an engineer.                  

Additional education                                                        
2008 – Floristic Courses.                                                    

Acting work-shops (M. Chumachenko, the professor, Chair of Directing, Russian Academy of Theatre Art; O. Snopkov, an 
associate professor of Chair of Stage Plastics).             

Courses “Teatring” on the major: “Pantomime” (Cente of Creative Initiative).
Private classes held by Dorjy Galsanov, an actor of Plastic Drama theatre “Chelovek”.                    
Mime work-shops by Alexander Makeev (a founder and an actor of a famous clown-mime-theatre “Licedei”, a creative director and a pedagogue of “School of Movement”).                        
Pantomime Studio on the base of the theatre “Mimigranti” (Saint-Petersburg, Russia), led by Ludmila Plusch.   
Mime work-shops led by Pavel Mansurov (a teacher of plastics and dancing in the school-studio on the base of the theatre “Licedei”).                               
Creative consultations with the director and the leader of an ex-theatre “Terra Mobile”, teacher of plastics Vadim Miheenko.  
Creative studio led by an actor of clown-mime theatre “MiMelange” Pavel Mikhailov (Academy of Performance Arts “Citrus-art”).      


Classes of Classic Pantomime by Elena Markova (the professor of the Chair of Foreign Arts and the author of numerous books and articles about Marcel Marceux and the art of pantomime).

Occupation                                                                        
A florist-designer, company “Prazdnik” (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).                                                    
An actor of the theatre “Uventa” (creative director Victor Nikolaev).                                    
An animator, a stilts-actor of show-programs.             
An actor of a mime-theatrical group MI MInor.             

Extra                                                                                                   
Can fence, walk on stilts (1,5 height).                            
Have driving license (B).