Białystok. The Pinsk Gentry
Date: 29 September 2019
On September 29, the Janka Kupała National Academic Theatre presented Pinsk Gentry by to the Polish audience and Belarusian national minority. The performance was sold out in a day and got a standing ovation from the grateful spectators.
Pavieł Latushko, the general director of the theatre, accompanied by the artistic director Mikałaj Pinihin and two artists of the theatre. Alaksandr Padabied and Viktar Manajeŭ, held a meet-the-artist event for the students of the Belarusian-language Liceum in Bielsk-Podlaski.
With the assistance of the Belarusian embassy in Poland and the Belarusian consulate in Bielsk-Podlaski, Pavieł Latushko discussed the future co-operation with the heads of the Juliusz Osterwa Theatre in Lublin, National Theatre, Polish Theatre in Warsaw, Dramatic Theatre of Capital City of Warsaw, Rampa Theatre, and Aleksander Węgierko Drama Theatre.
This tour is the first foreign tour of the theatre in its 100th season. It is to be followed by the Paris tour of The Harvest this December.