Posts tagged as silent

Rīga’s Gertrude Street Theater “turns off” the sound of a performance

Friday, November 8, 2019

How far can a director go in experimenting with form and studying the world, society and human nature through theater? One answer includes “turning off” the sound of a performance. You can experience this at the Gertrude Street Theater attending Russian director Vsevolod Lisovskiy’s silent performance “A Situational Comedy”. There is, however, no trace of comedy, as the two actresses Ināra Slucka and Jana Jacuka interact onstage in silence. Only subtitles…

What Donald Trump kept silent about

By Natalia Pushkaruk on Saturday, September 29, 2018

Experts comment on US President’s address to UN General Assembly and its implications for Ukraine. US President Donald Trump addressed the UN General Assemble for the second time during his presidency early in the morning, September 25. During his speech that lasted for almost 40 minutes, he never mentioned Ukraine and referred to Russia only once, in regard to Nord Stream 2: “Reliance on a single foreign supplier can leave a nation vulnerable…