Gogol Center

Theatre in Meshchansky & Basmanny

One of the most talked-about theatres in Moscow is under constant political pressure due to the nonconformist position of its director Kirill Serebrennikov, who was under arrest at the time of writing. Gogol Center is a modern venue that hosts many musical and dance performances as well as cutting-edge drama. The latter is difficult to appreciate without knowing Russian.

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