PRODUCTIONS

Explore our productions and experience the Russian Cultural Education Moscow Nights has brought over the years to the Greater New Orleans area.

2018

24 Hours in the Life of Pontius Pilate

A staged reading based on Mikhail A. Bulgakov’s novel “The Master and Margarita”.

2016

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Longing for Peace and Home

Longing for Peace and Home, a presentation of Russian and Jewish songs from World War II.

2015

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Façade

A theatrical adaptation of William E. Wade, Jr.’s moving novel about the loss of his young son to cystic fibrosis

2014

Melikhovo 2014

I Take Your Hand in Mine…

Carol Rocamora’s story about Anton Chekhov and his wife, the actress Olga Knipper. Russia Tour.

2013

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Cinderlla

Based on Evgeny Schvarts’ 1938 Russian fairy tale Zolushka (Ashes), translated by Dr. James E. Falen.

2011

DC 2011

I Take Your Hand in Mine…

Carol Rocamora’s story about Anton Chekhov and his wife, the actress Olga Knipper.  Produced at the Russian Cultural Center at the Russian Federation Embassy, Washington, DC.

2010

Festival 2010

The Russian Winter Festival – 2010

Our fourth Festival: celebrating 10 years of Moscow Nights.

2009

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An Afternoon with Anton Chekhov

Presenting staged adaptations of Chekhov’s The Bear, A Marriage Proposal, and Swan Song.

2008

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The Russian Winter Festival – 2008

Our third Festival: celebrating 10 years of Moscow Nights.

2005

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The Lost Russian Winter Festival – 2005

There were great plans in place for the Fifth Russian Winter Festival focused on “Treasures of the Russian Gypsy”. Hurricanes Katrina and Rita devastated New Orleans forcing the loss of this winter festival.

2004 - 2005

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New Orleans Public Schools Collaboration

The work of Alexander Pushkin taught in McMain Secondary School to develop a multidisciplinary teaching unit.

2003

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Twenty Years in America

Natasha O. Ramer’s original one-woman cabaret recounting her journey to becoming “American”. Christopher Wecklein directed

2002

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The Russian Winter Festival – 2002

Our second Winter Festival – A Salute to Alexander Pushkin, featuring the premiere of Pushkin’s play The Water Nymph.

2001

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The Russian Winter Festival – 2001

Given the huge success of the first Russian Winter Festival, we staged another program. Richer and expansive, it included storytelling, language games, dance, music, and poetry.

2000

Festival 2000

The Russian Summer Festival – 2000

An international evening of music, song and dance.

1999

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The Russian Summer Festival – 1999

The First Russian Winter Festival

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