Alena Akhmadullina mastered a new profession


Алена Ахмадуллина освоила новую профессию
The designer became an artist costumes.

Алена Ахмадуллина освоила новую профессию

Felix Mikhailov and Alena Ahmadullina

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Alena Akhmadullina made in an unusual role for himself —
she became a painter of stage costumes for the new show Director Felix
Mikhailov’s “Beautiful.” Thumbnails of six images of the main character, whose role
will be performed by Vera Arbuzova was made in the shortest time, just a couple
days.
“The proposal of Felix, which is famous for its vivid performances, could not
to leave me indifferent, — says Alena. — I have worked on
costumes for Vera Arbuzova, which for much of the show will appear
in different age persons, young girl, Mature lady, gray-haired
the old lady…”. According to the designer, the outfits are made by hand from lace,
textured silk with signature prints that complement bulk parts and
embroidery.

Алена Ахмадуллина освоила новую профессию

Vera Arbuzova

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Алена Ахмадуллина освоила новую профессию

Vera Arbuzova

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All new premieres of the acclaimed St. Petersburg show-space “Leningrad
The center” will be made approximately 400 costumes, which, in addition Akhmadullina,
are also the leading figures of the Russian fashion industry, as Yanis chamalidi and Pauline
Raudson.

“The visual component plays a key role in the concept of my performances
for “Leningrad Centre”, so the main emphasis is on stage
costumes. This is our second experience of cooperation with Alice three years ago, she
created the costumes for the show ILLUSIO — original, bright, magical, creating
a truly fantastic atmosphere on stage and in the audience”, — said Felix Mikhailov. —
For the manufacture of costumes for the artists involved in the show “Wonderful M”, will be
about 3 kilometers exclusive fabrics – silk, lace, brocade. “Suiting
going around the world — silk and embroidery came from India, shawls from Spain,
velvet and brocade from France. As for accessories, we found in
Mexico and the Netherlands.”

Felix and Alena appreciate the new costume of Vera Arbuzova

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“Wonderful M” is a metaphorical narrative about the fate of
the great actress, who at the end of his brilliant career made
memories, drawing the viewer into a mystical journey through time and
space. Subject to the development of the plot, the stage “Leningrad Center” will be
turn in pre-revolutionary Petersburg in brilliant Paris, in
glittering lights of new York.