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Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

 
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Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”, a performance staged in 1930. A picture from G.Uvarova’s archive

In this performance a folk style of Kalderash Roma was used, the most recognizable in the USSR and all the world.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A picture from G.Uvarova’s archive. A fragment

Moscow dwellers often saw Gypsy fortunetellers with such clothes on in streets: motley skirts, bright kerchieves and wide sleeves of blouses.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”

Kalderash Roma began to spread all over the world from Romania, after slavery had been abolished.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A frame from a documentary film.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A frame from a documentary film.

Sitting actress is Lyalya the Black, a legend of Romany theatrical history.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A frame from a documentary film.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A frame from a documentary film.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A frame from a documentary film.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”.

A Romani writer Ivan Rom-Lebedev (Gypsy Swan) as a Gypsy leader Vangar. 1931

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Living on wheels”. A frame from a documentary film.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

Lyalya the Black (Chornaya). A picture from Russian State Archive of Literature and Art's archive

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

Pushkin’s poem “Gypsies” staged in the Romen theatre. The 1930s.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Gypsies”. The 1930s. A fragment

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

Marina Cherkasova in “Gypsy wedding”. 1937.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

A.Timofeyeva and I.Khrustalyov in “Gypsy wedding”. 1937.

 

  Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

“Four suitors”. 1968.

A picture from N.Bessonov’s archive.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

The Romen theatre troupe in 1946.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

The Romen theatre troupe in 1946. A fragment.

 

Old costumes of the “Romen” theatre

Lyubov Vasilkova in a performance “A girl who seeked hapiness”. The end of the 1950s.

A picture from G.Uvarova’s archive.

 

 

 

 

 

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