Shibagutdinov, Evgeny Evgenievich
Evgeny Evgenievich Shibagutdinov (born 1954) – stage and stage director, teacher. Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (2001), Laureate of the Moscow Government Prize in Literature and Art (1998), member of the Council on Mass Forms of Art at the Union of Theater Workers of the Russian Federation, member of the International Union of Pop Art Workers.BiographyChildhood and youthWas born in the city of Arkhangelsk. In 1972 he graduated from the Amderma secondary school and came to enter the Moscow Aviation Institute. S. Ordzhonikidze.Studying at MAI. Activities as part of the propaganda theater „Russia"In 1976, together with a graduate of the Moscow Aviation Institute, Mikhail Zadornov, he created the Rossiya propaganda theater. Mikhail Zadornov directed the theater from 1976 to 1983. Since 1983, the theater was headed by Evgeny Shibagutdinov and directed it until 1988.Studying at GITISHe began his career in 1981, having entered the State Institute of Theater Arts at the department of stage directing and mass performances (teacher Joakim Georgievich Sharoev). After graduating with honors in 1986 from GITIS, he was enrolled in an assistant – internship at this institute. He finished it in 1988, having passed the candidate minimum on the topic „Theatrical concert – as a kind of mass action."Directing mass performancesSince 1996, as part of the creative group of the Executive Directorate for the preparation and holding of the 850th anniversary of Moscow, he has been working as an artistic director (deputy director for creative issues), leading more than 20 production teams. For his work in organizing the celebration of the anniversary of the capital, he was awarded the title of Laureate of the Moscow Prize in Literature and Art for 1997.Starting from 1998 to the present day, he has been invited as the head of creative groups and director of many Days of Culture of Moscow and Russia in the countries of near and far abroad, conducts in Moscow the Days of Chicago, Helsinki, Altai, Bangkok, etc. awarded the honorary title „Honored Artist of the Russian Federation". In 2005, in the year of the 60th anniversary of the Victory, Shibagutdinov, as the chief director, prepares and directs the programs „Victory Echelon" and „Moscow to Hero Cities". Together with JSC Russian Railways and the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia, dozens of unique concert programs, theatrical performances, rallies – concerts, concerts – requiems were carried out in Brest, Minsk, Orsha, Smolensk, St. Petersburg, Tula, Novorossiysk, Kiev, Sevastopol, Kerch, Volgograd , Moscow. The most modern means of expression were used in the performances. For his work on the project „International cultural and public action" Echelons of Victory „in 2006, Evgeny Shibagutdinov becomes a laureate of the National professional award in the field of show technologies SHOWTEX – AWARDS for 2005.In his large practical baggage there are such non-standard performances as the light and music performance on the water „Reflection of Moscow" on the Grebnoy Canal, Mother’s Day in the Hall of Church Cathedrals of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the Andrei Tarkovsky International Film Festival in Ivanovo, the anniversary concert of O. Gazmanov in the State Kremlin Palace , the gala concert of the opening of the festival of the SCO member states in Yekaterinburg, the New Year’s Dinner show „Sweet Lunch of Santa Claus", the Day of Family, Love and Fidelity in the State Museum-Reserve „Tsaritsyno", the light and music show „Everything Starts with Love" on Cathedral Square The Moscow Kremlin and much more. Every year, as the chief director, he staged such events as the Day of the City of Moscow, Victory Day on Poklonnaya Gora, the theatrical ceremony of awarding the St. Andrew Prize at the State Kremlin Palace and many others.In 2011, he was awarded the highest professional award in the field of mass forms of theatrical art „Facets of the Theater of the Masses" in the category „Best City Day".He is the author of the idea and organizer of the International Festival „Cup of Humor". With the assistance of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Committee for Culture of Moscow, within the framework of this festival in 1999 and 2002, he holds All-Russian contests of pop artists in the genre of satire and humor. The winners of these competitions were Maxim Galkin, Yuri Galtsev, Andrey Danilko, Svyatoslav Yeshchenko, the Ponomarenko brothers, Sergey Chvanov and Igor Kasilov (now these are "New Russian grandmothers"), Vetrov, Sergey Drobotenko, Dmitry and Antonina Ivanov, Maxim Aksenov, "Litsedei – Lyceum ", the" Unison "theater and many others.PedagogySince 1998, Evgeny Shibagutdinov has been actively involved in teaching. He becomes an associate professor of the Department of Variety Art at GITIS and the artistic director of the course of actors and stage directors, which he releases in 2004, and since 2009, an associate professor of the Department of theatrical performances at Moscow State University of Culture and Arts. He recruits the first course of stage directors and becomes the artistic director of the course.Awards and titlesHonored Artist of the Russian Federation (October 11, 2001) – for services to the arts…Certificate of honor of the (December 20, 2004) – for many years of fruitful work on the organization of cultural and entertainment events in the city of Moscow and in connection with the 50th of the birth…Laureate of the Prize as part of the MAI People’s Propaganda Theater „Russia".Laureate of the Moscow Government Prize in the field of literature and art.Winner of the National Professional Award in the field of show technologies SHOWTEX-AWARDS.Laureate of the award in the field of mass forms of theatrical art „The Facets of the Theater of the Masses".