BIOMECHANICS. application in theatre performance.

Here are a few examples of shows directed by Vladimir Rovinsky. Inspired by Meyerhold's ideas and the method of Biomechanics, Rovinsky strives to achieve physical expressiveness and precision in actors' work, grotesque and non-trivial compositional work, and strong conceptual directing.

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   Saint Joan of
  the Stockyards
      (3:10 min)

Saint Joan of the Stockyards by Bertolt Brecht. Directed by Vladimir Rovinsky. Augsburg College, Minneapolis MN April 2010

Based on the script by Eugene Ionesco. Directed and performed by Vladimir Rovinsky and Lisa Channer. Theatre Novi Most, Minneapolis, MN August 2008

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    Picnic on
the Battlefield
    (2:18 min)

An original mash-up of Picnic on the Battlefield by Fernando Arrabal and Enchanted Night by Slawomir Mrozek. Directed by Vladimir Rovinsky. Theatre Novi Most, Minneapolis, MN March 2012

Inspired by the writings and lives of Vladimir Mayakovsky and Filippo T. Marinetti. Directed by Vladimir Rovinsky and Lisa Channer. Rovinsky performs the character of Vladimir Mayakovsky. Theatre Novi Most, Minneapolis, MN May 2010