ead of the Acting studio Professor, Honored artist of Russia
Grigory Kozlov is founder and head of the Masterskaya Theatre
Graduated from the Puppetry department of the Saint-Petersburg State Theatre Arts Academy in 1989, Kozlov has been teaching at the Academy since 1995. Graduates from his class have distinguished themselves with their professionalism, rare scenic education and adherence to the esthetic and ethical principles of the Petersburg theatre school of G. A. Tovstonogov, A. I. Katsman and Z. Y. Korogodsky. His performances The crime and punishment (1994), P.S. (1998) , The Forest (1999), Little Tragedies (2003), Idiot (2007), And Quite Flows the Don (2013) have all been highly appreciated by the theatre community and found great success by spectators. In 2010, Kozlov and his Acting and Directing class founded the Masterskaya Theatre as a professional dramatic theatre. The theatre’s repertoire is made up of productions staged by Grigory Kozlov and his student-directors. This repertoire stands apart due to its range of genres and styles and its emotionality and sincerity.