GITIS has started in-person auditions
July 7, 2020
GITIS has launched an admission campaign
July 7, 2020
GITIS has launched an admission campaign
June 25, 2020
Read about GITIS on THE website
June 22, 2020
Admission of foreign students to Russian Academy of Theater Arts (Academic Year 2020-2021)
June 9, 2020
The dates of the admission campaign are being specified
May 28, 2020
Summer school for international students will take place in 2021
May 15, 2020
A unique show is based on a new play about GITIS history
May 7, 2020
May 4, 2020
The book is available at GITIS and in stores
April 29, 2020
We communicate with applicants online
April 23, 2020
Watch it on GITIS YouTube channel
April 16, 2020
April 10, 2020
March 20, 2020
COVID-19 affected the program of the Winter school for British students
March 18, 2020
The event will be held online
March 15, 2020
All the shows are canceled till the end of month
March 12, 2020
All the international festivals at GITIS are postponed
March 2, 2020
GITIS will host theatre schools of CIS countries
February 27, 2020
The course Russian Opera is now open for foreign students
February 15, 2020
They took part in the exhibition dedicated to Sergueï Eisenstein
February 10, 2020
February 5, 2020
With this play students celebrated the 95th anniversary of Leonid Zorin
January 22, 2020
Olga Lyubimova was appointed on Tuesday
January 16, 2020
Congratulations to Asker Berbekov!
January 14, 2020
January 10, 2020
December 23, 2019
Application to GITIS-fest is now open.
December 18, 2019
We’ve been hosted by Casa de Rusia.
December 10, 2019
Application for the 2020 Winter School is open.
December 1, 2019
November 27, 2019
The two institutions are examining the possibility to cooperate.
November 15, 2019
Mikhail Shvydkoy received the Order of the Rising Sun
November 12, 2019
The film got an award at Geneva International Film Festival.
November 6, 2019
GITIS teachers and students are visiting New Delhi.
October 29, 2019
Classes will be held at the Atalante Theatre from 11 to 24 November 2019.
October 28, 2019
GITIS students performed “Taming of the Shrew” in China’s capital.
October 22, 2019
This autumn we are hosting students from Beijing.
October 5, 2019
GITIS student has performed one of the leading roles in the movie.
October 4, 2019
Another meeting of Greek and Russian students at GITIS.
September 25, 2019
Students from the Alexander Zelverovich Theatre Academy studied in Moscow as a part of an exchange
September 14, 2019
August 10, 2019
We thank the Black sea resort Sochi for hosting all the participants.
August 5, 2019
GITIS is happy to host guests from British school for an intense program.
July 22, 2019
“Monument of the future stars” will serve as a farewell to GITIS’ graduates
July 1, 2019
A wrap up of the unique10 days program for artists in Georgia.
June 26, 2019
June 19, 2019
They were awarded at the 30th Russian largest film festival “Kinotavr” that closed in Sochi.
May 25, 2019
Director Kantemir Balagov chose our student, young actress Victoria for one of the main roles.
May 6, 2019
Theater designer and director is working in Venice with his GITIS students.
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.
April 17, 2019
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (London) and The Boris Schukin Theatre Institute (Moscow) presented its works on the stage of GITIS Student Theatre.
April 15, 2019
Students from GITIS and The Central Academy of Drama open the International festival of theatre schools “Stanislavskiy. The beginning”.
April 12, 2019
GITIS and Liceu Conservatory (Conservatori del Liceu, Barcelona) are planning a joint project in 2020.
March 20, 2019
The second theatre festival of CIS countries “GITIS — Master class” took place from 15 — 20 March.
March 10, 2019
The contest is celebrating a big anniversary and presenting a big program.
February 20, 2019
Students from British East 15 Acting School have come to GITIS for a
February 10, 2019
GITIS and The Aleksander Zelwerowicz Academy of Dramatic Art started an educational exchange program.
January 25, 2019
After six months long restoration students are back to the historic stage.
December 24, 2018
A new program supporting young directors won a special grant from the Russian president.
December 19, 2018
GITIS presents its new English booklet that contains all necessary information about institute, its traditions and unique study programs.
December 4, 2018
The show “Freud”, a project of GITIS and Moscow’s theatre “Contemporary drama school”, is coming to Berlin in March
November 20, 2018
GITIS professor, dean of the Directing department Vladimir Baicher staged Shakespear’s “King Lear” in Theatrum theatre in Tallinn
November 7, 2018
GITIS is planning to organize summer school together with Azerbaijan State University of Culture & Arts in Baku (Azerbaijan) in
October 26, 2018
We are celebrating a 140 years anniversary in 2018.
October 23, 2018
Artistic director of Volcano Theatre (Wales) Paul Davies came to GITIS on October 19th to meet with students
October 17, 2018
GITIS Rector Grigory Zaslavsky hold talks with President of The Central Academy of Drama Xu Xiang in Beijing on the margins of the Third session of World Theatre Education Alliance (WTEA).
October 10, 2018
Famous Australian director Elijah Moshinsky met with students of the Musical theatre faculty
October 3, 2018
Russian institute of Theatre Arts (GITIS) and Meritorious Autonomous University of Puebla (BUAP) held negotiations on cooperation on the margins of XIV Forum of Theatre Universities (FITU) in Puebla, Mexico.
September 19, 2018
A meeting of students and professors from the three major theatre universities of the former Soviet Union took place in the Belarusian capital of Minsk.
September 13, 2018
“Sobibor” by Konstantin Khabensky will represent Russia at the Oscars 2019 Academy Awards.
August 30, 2018
The Russian Institute of Theatre Arts has given a presentation of the project “Future Theatre Laboratory”.
July 10, 2018
Rusil Gatin, the Department of Variety Theatre graduate (M. Borisov’s workshop), who made his debut on the stage of Milan’s La Scala Theater last year, told the Business-Online newspaper about his studies at GITIS, work in Italian theaters and his way to become a parodist.
July 3, 2018
On June 19, in London GITIS principal Grigory Zaslavsky, dean of the Faculty of Acting Lucy Skilbeck and director of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Edward Kemp took part in the negotiations.
July 2, 2018
Great news — GITIS took the second place in The Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia project ranking among the culture and arts universities of Russia.
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.
June 27, 2018
From June 23 to June 30, 2018 in the village of Shekvetili (Georgia) the International Festival of the Acting and Stage Speech Summer School is taking place, involving GITIS students from the Faculty of Acting (V. Andreev’s workshop) and Faculty of Producing (Y. Orlov’s and A. Fokin’s workshop).
June 21, 2018
Samal Yeslyamova, GITIS Faculty of Directing graduate (workshop of E. Kamenkovich and D. Krymov), winner of the 71st Cannes Film Festival Best Actress Award told Izvestia newspaper about her admission to GITIS, her teachers and what GITIS school gave her.
June 18, 2018
Kultura TV channel broadcasted new episode of the program In Search of Real Russia, presented by Dimitris Georgiadis, GITIS Faculty of Directing graduate. This time, Dimitris drove through the Vologda region.
June 1, 2018
Today, in Kazan closes the 5th Nauruz International Theater Forum, which gathered theatrical groups from all over the world.
June 1, 2018
Samal Yeslyamova, laureate of the 71st Cannes Film Festival, who graduated from the Faculty of Directing (workshop of E. Kamenkovich and D. Krymov), visited GITIS today. The actress took a walk in her institute and met GITIS principal Grigory Zaslavsky.
May 31, 2018
Freud, collective performance of the School of Modern Play theatre and the Russian Institute of Theatrical Art — GITIS took part in the International Theater Festival in Kolkata (India).
May 25, 2018
On May 23, at the Pushkin Institute of Russian Language the solemn opening of the Cyril and Methodius Slavic Languages and Cultures Festival took place.
May 23, 2018
On May 22, in a reading room of the GITIS library, within the framework of the Producing Faculty Cycle of Meetings with Outstanding Artists, a creative meeting with Natalia Romanova, Cirque du Soleil director general in Russia, took place.
May 21, 2018
May 16, 2018
May 12, 2018
From May 8 to May 10, 2018 in the capital of Morocco, Rabat, the Times Higher Education (THE) summit was held.
April 26, 2018
April 24, 2018
Just before the entrance exams at Russian universities, MIR 24 TV channel released an interesting material about the foreigners studying in Russia, documents they need to collect for admission and how to get a state-funded place.
February 13, 2018
On the Artificial selection talk show on Radio Culture GITIS graduate and teacher Oleg Glushkov talked to GITIS principal Grigoriy Zaslavskiy about the forthcoming premiere of War and Peace at GITIS, his work on Stilyagi (Hipsters) musical on Broadway, staging in Norway and his other performances.
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).
December 20, 2017
“Loveless” — the film directed by GITIS alumnus Andrey Zvyagintsev — got short-listed for Oscar Best Foreign Language Film nomination.
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).
November 15, 2017
Russian State Institute of Cinematography — VGIK hosts its International Student Film and TV Festival in Moscow!
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.
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.
October 28, 2017
GITIS Rector — Grigory Zaslavsky — during his brief visit to China signed an agreement with Central Academy of Drama in Beijing, that hosted a regular session of World Theatre Education Alliance.
October 12, 2017
On October 11, 2017 GITIS Rector Grigory Zaslavsky met with a highly representative delegation from Vietnam.
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.
December 4, 2018
The show “Freud”, a project of GITIS and Moscow’s theatre “Contemporary drama school”, is coming to Berlin in March 2019.
On December 1, Moscow’s theatre opened its branch in Germany’s capital. In 2018/2019 season “Contemporary drama school” theatre will present more than 10 shows from its repertoire on the stage of the Russian House of Science and Culture in Berlin.
“In March we will bring ‘Freud’, the show by students of my class in GITIS. If it’s going to be interesting for audience, we will present more of our student’s show. Also, we will regularly organise master-classes for directors and theatre executives”, says theatre Artistic Director and GITIS professor Joseph Raikhelgauz in an interview..
The show “Freud” is directed and performed by students of GITIS’ Directing Art Faculty on stage of “Contemporary drama school” theatre as part of university and theatre collaboration. This play won Grand Prix of the International Theatre Festival, Kolkata (India) 2018.