Moscow Theater of Southwest
125 Vernadskogo prospekt
+7 (495) 433-11-91
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The Moscow Theater of Southwest was founded in 1977 as amateur theater-studio. The studio was presented by young workers, employees and students from suburban district of Moscow. They built theater by their own efforts for 100 seats. Their constant stage is situated on the travelled highway of the capital - in the house No.125 onVernadskogo Avenue. In 1985 the theater collective was given a title of the People`s Theater. Since 1986 the Theatre of Southwest has been a constant participant of festivals and reviews both inRussiaand abroad. Jeff Baron in the “Program of American Festival-89”characterized the Theatre of Southwest as a “representative of the new wave of art inRussiaduring the period of glasnost”. In 1991 theater received the status of state theater.