No swindling, just sleight hand: Arutun Akopian

Kein Schwindel, nur geschickte Hande: Zauberkunstler Arutjun Akopjan

Behind the scenes: Mironova, Menaker and the Gusakov brothers

Treffen hinter den Kulissen: Mironowa, Menaker und die Gebruder Gussakow

Poets: Nikolai Rylenkov and Yuri Adrianov of Nizhny Novgorod, 1968

Nikolaj Rylenkow und Jurij Adrianow, die Dichter aus Nischni Nowgorod, 1968

The great pupetteer Sergei Obraztsov in Nizhny Novgorod, 1962

Der grosse Puppenspieler Sergej Obraszow in Nischni Nowgorod, 1962

“The Fox and the Grapes” with Era Suslova, Mikhail Yakunin, Nadezhda and Vladimir Samoilovs

"Der Fuchs und die Weintraube". Darsteller: Era Suslowa, Michail Jakunin, Nadeshda und Wladimir Samojlow

Vladislav Sokolovsky playing the leading part in “The False Coin”

"Falsche Miinze". In der Hauptrolle Wladislaw Sokolowskij

Lidia Drozdova and Boris Stepanov. A scene from “The Drummer” by the Nizhny Novgorod Academic Drama Theatre

Eine Szene aus dem Stuck "Die Trommlerin" im Akademischen Schauspielhaus von Nischni Nowgorod

Vazlav Dvorzhezky

Wazlaw Dworshezkij

Boris Kostin and Nikolai Levkoev in “The False Coin”

The False Coin

Antonina Samarina, a great actress

Antonina Samarina

Deep in thought. Yefim Tabachnikov, stage director of the Nizhny Novgorod Drama Theatre and Mikhail Ulianov

Tief in Gedanken versunken. Jefim Tabatschnikow, Hauptregisseur des Schauspielhauses von Nischni Nowgorod, und Michail Uljanow

Yuri Zavadsky with actors from Nizhny Novgorod Comedy Theatre

Yuri Zavadsky with actors from Nizhny Novgorod Comedy Theatre

Yevgeny Leonov and Yevgeny Urbansky playing in Nizhny Novgorod theatre

Yevgeny Leonov and Yevgeny Urbansky playing in Nizhny Novgorod theatre

Yevgeny Urbansky

Jewgenij Urbanskij

Nikolai Cherkasov – the great actor

Der grosse Schauspieler Nikolaj Tcherkassow

Mikhail Zorin – the favourite of the audience

Mikhail Zorin - the favourite of the audience