The wind is a great traveller; it is happy to help ships in the open sea and it raises dust on the most distant of roads. Silver bells ring with its help and numerous stories, brought by the wind from far away, come true. But where does the wind live? Let’s set off on a journey to find its home.
Novgorod theatre Mali for children and youth was founded in 1990 and is headed by the artistic director Nadezhda Alexeeva. The theatre is a member of International Association of theatres for children and youth (ASSITEJ), an IETM member and an active participant of projects of the Theatre Union of Russia. It has visited theatre festivals in Japan, South Korea, Norway, Austria, Switzerland, Turkey, France, Spain, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Hungary, Poland and others, as well as Russian festivals in Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, etc. In 1992, theatre “Mali” founded the International Theatre Kingfestival, which is dedicated to mythology in theatrical sphere and has hosted more than 150 theatres from across the world. Nowadays, theatre "Mali" is a dynamically developing theatre space; there is room for experiment, transformation, and innovational forms. The theatre is not afraid to expand genre borders and creates both drama performances as well as performances of object and movement theatre.