PREMIER of the performance “The three sisters” (by Anton Chekhov) . Directed by Natalya Li.

The action happens in an unknown time. Maybe it’s the future. Perhaps the past.

The quest for happiness, or for self-discovery in the perfect place of your dreams.

Such a place does not exist on earth. Happiness is only inside of you.

Strategic partner – the Swiss Cooperation Office at the Embassy of Switzerland in Uzbekistan.

Underground girls

September 10th and 11th the PREMIERE of the performance “Underground Girls” (by E. Reilly and J. Skrzywanek)

Once upon a time in a land far far away the world ended for women. This is their story, their strength, survival, and heart ache. “Underground Girls” is a wild and immersive exploration of freedom and oppression. (more…)

PREVIEW of From Ulysses. Joyce

On June 16th and 23rd at 6:30 p.m. PREVIEW of From Ulysses. Joyce
If Socrates leaves the house today, he will find a sage sitting at his door. If Judas sets out today, this journey will lead him to Judas. James Joyce set out with himself on June 16th and spent seven Julian years on the road and wrote “the greatest novel of the twentieth century” in order to meet his sage face to face on the evening of that day . (more…)


Have you ever seen the Delhi Dance, a dance – that absorbed all the pain and suffering of humanity? The Delhi dance in which “Every movement inside the dance is felt by you calmly and carefully both inside and outside and at the beginning and at the end at the bottom and on the surface of dream.” (more…)


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“Playing Strindberg”

The play “Playing Strindberg” by the Swiss playwright Dürrenmatt is a loose adaptation of the “The Dance of Death” by A. Strindberg. According to Dürrenmatt: “The bourgeois tragedy of marriage gave birth to a comedy about the bourgeois tragedy of marriage”. (more…)

“I love you, but”

“The text of the play” is not a finished play, but a compilation of intimate stories. In the citizens’ stage, the performer and the author are not always the same person, but all the monologues that sound here are not fictional. These are live voices of real citizens of an exact city with their own inner world. (more…)


The play “The Son” is named after the play by the iconic French playwright Florian Zeller and staged by Boris Gafurov.
Problems of fathers and children by Zeller is a detective story in which we cling to versions about suspected perpetrators, but each suspect turns out to have an iron alibi. (more…)


October 16-17
Opening night of the play “Lyudka” (by Zhenechka Palekhova)
Ladies invite gentlemen!
The program of the evening suggests social tango and bright buffoonery!

“Lyudka” is a woman in her uncertain age, dancing through life, either lonely or exhausted of a sequence of obsessive gentlemen. Lyudka’s house is always full of men; however, all of them stay short here. They dance their unsophisticated part and disappear. (more…)


Artem Kim’s laboratory and Mark Wail’s Ilkhom Theater present:

“Tomorrow”. February 15 and 16 the premiere of a new play by Nikita Makarenko with music by Ashot Danielyan. (more…)


The theater Ilkhom, Laboratory of Artyom Kim, band “Omnibus” and choreographer Maria Tikhomolova present the plastic play “The Quartet”.
“The Quartet is a musical band of musicians, vocalists or instrumentalists.”
The Quartet is the actors of the Ilkhom Theater, Honored Artist of the Republic of Uzbekistan Olga Volodina and Gimal Gafiyatullin and dancers Kristina Borzova and Fidan Abyshzade, who found a common language – a body language. (more…)

“Cabaret Studio X”

Ladies and gentlemen! Madame’s and Monsieur’s! We present to you the Ilkhom Theatre’s tenth studio release play “Cabaret Studio X”!
In the cabaret’s program we will present to you the best work of our students developed (more…)


Musical – poetic evening “Sergei Yesenin. Heavenly Drummer”, dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the birth of the great Russian poet. (more…)


“Phaedra” is a collaborative project between the Soundrama studio, the Omnibus ensemble, and the Ilkhom theatre. The mythological plot of this ancient tragedy tells the story of a mother’s forbidden passion for her stepchild, and acquires new facets in Tsvetaeva’s interpretation. (more…)

“Heart of a dog”

An unprecedented creature will be born on stage of Tashkent’s Ilkhom Theatre of Mark Weil. In the presence of the audience, a new heart will begin to beat. The question is – does this heart belong to a dog or a human? (more…)

“Tin drum”

On May 26th and 27th, the Ilkhom Theatre will premiere “The Tin Drum” – a production based on Nobel prize laureaute, and German writer Günter Grass’ novel, which brought him world fame. (more…)

“White White Black Stork”

Inadvertently startling storks – their own children, not adults broke the nest, and life itself. This performance of “Ilkhom” has risen to the heights of Shakespeare. (more…)

“Golden Dragon”

“Golden Dragon” – a tragicomedy by German playwright Roland Schimmelpfennig, recognized in Germany, as the best play in 2010. The first text of the play sounded at the Ilkhom Theater of Mark Weil before an audience in the form of theatrical improvisation in November, 2013. (more…)

“Rain Behind The Wall”

The theater of Mark Weil “Ilkhom” with the support of the Swiss Cooperation Office in Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Prince Claus Fund of the Netherlands present the premiere play Rain Behind The Wall (written by Yuri Klavdiev). (more…)

“Happy Beggars”

A story based on K. Gozzi’s play, but transported to Samarkand, where traditional characters of Italian Commedia del’Arte found real personalities, histories, nationalities, and and languages. (more…)

“Seven moons”

Seven Moons written by Alisher Navoi is a poetic, Sufi parable about the mysterious equilibrium of fame and infamy, greatness and humiliation, about a shah who once had everything, but lost it all because of his regal pride. (more…)

“Three tall women”

Written by Edward Albee – three time laureate of the Pulitzer Prize, one of the most prolific American playwrights, whose plays are successfully performed around the world for over half a century, almost all are dramaturgical bestsellers. “Three Tall Women” won Albee one of his Pulitzer’s in 1994. (more…)

“Solo for a woman with a piano”

A fabricated story about Marlene Dietrich’s rehearsal of her last concert. Her numerous fans convinced “the living legend”, who had left the stage, to return and give her final concert. (more…)

“Unleashed romance”

The basic of a new performance is a novel “Eugenie Onegin”, who in the interpretation of Mark Weil has become an original structure. It’s unusual because there are lots of the main heroes. (more…)

“Tortilla Flat”

musical in two acts on John Steinbeck`s novel of the same name

“Tortilla Flat” in “Ilkhom” this is the performance about how in people, who live doggy life, humanity does not die but rise to life and how kind, sincere dogs set an example to us, people, reminding that we are not a pack. (more…)