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March 12, 2020

All the international festivals at GITIS are postponed

Stanislavsky’s Method Lives On

April 22, 2019

The Moscow Times visited GITIS and The Boris Shchukin Theater Institute to learn more about the method of the world-renowned director.

Check out our new booklet!

December 19, 2018

GITIS presents its new English booklet that contains all necessary information about institute, its traditions and unique study programs.

GITIS joined Forbes Universities ranking

June 29, 2018

Forbes magazine compiled the first ranking of Russian universities in order to assess the quality of Russian education and to find out which universities graduate young people with entrepreneurial streak, and even those who can later join the Forbes list or become a part of the Russian political elite.

GITIS International Students Give Interview

January 23, 2018

Russian Information Agency — RIA Novosti — took an interview from GITIS international students: Alya Hanin (Slovenia), Georgios Kutlis (Greece), and Daniela Petkovich (Serbia).

GITIS Alumnus Hits Oscar Short-List

December 20, 2017

“Loveless” — the film directed by GITIS alumnus Andrey Zvyagintsev — got short-listed for Oscar Best Foreign Language Film nomination.

GITIS Graduate Debut at La Scala

November 15, 2017

On November 12, Ruzil Gatin — a GITIS graduate — made his first appearance on La Scala stage in Milan (Ruzil graduated from GITIS Variety Department, prof. Borisov class).

Russian King Lear in Beijing

November 2, 2017

On October 25 GITIS students from Kamenkovich and Krimov directing class played King Lear at the WTEA 2017 International Theatre Festival in Beijing.

Beware of fake certificates!

October 30, 2017

Russian Institute of Theater Arts — GITIS is a well-recognized brand, so no wonder that some dishonest people are trying to exploit it. Here is an example of a fake GITIS certificate signed by a fake professor.

GITIS students visit Estonian Academy

October 10, 2017

Second-year students of Leonid Heifetz Directing class went to Tallinn as a second phase of student exchange program between GITIS and Estonian Academy of Music and Theater.

Professor Peng Tao accepted the honorary mission of the GITIS Ambassador to China

March 2, 2021

The honorary mission of the GITIS Ambassador in China was accepted by our graduate from Faculty of History and Theory of Theatre and Criticism, professor, Head of the Department of Dramatic Literature at the Central Academy of Drama in Beijing, theatre critic Mr. Peng Tao.

The professor is the president of the International Association of Theatre Critics (IATC) in China. He is deeply passionate about Russian literature and has published several articles in the journal of the Central Academy of drama. His main publications include “A reading of ’Three Sisters’” (2005/3), “Notes on ’The Seagull’” ( 2007/1), “A Study on Lin Zhao Hua`s interpretation of Chehov`s works” (2008), "The Spiritual Awakening of Intellectuals On Chehov`s ’Uncle Vanya’“( 2017/2) and others.

Mr. Peng Tao remembers his years of study in Moscow. “It is a great honor for me to accept the offer to become a GITIS Ambassador in China. I always keep warm memories of GITIS and will be happy to make every effort for the cooperation of the Chinese community with GITIS”, he said.

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