Apart from famous Russian dramatic place like “Uncle Vanya”, “The Seagul” by Chekhov, “A Sunstroke” by Bunin, “The Reviser”, “Marriage” by Gogol, you can enjoy the festival plays of foreign authors: a choreography play “Snow White”, “Macbeth”, “The Marriage of Figaro”, “War and Peace”, etc. From 2005 V.V. Fokin is the director of the Theatre, the laureate of four Russian state awards and the president of the Meyerhold cultural theatre center. Visiting the Alexandrinsky Theatre you need to follow the dress code, black tie for men and evening dresses for women are not really the must, but you’d better keep formal style. During the cold season(autumn, winter, early spring) remember about a possible snow and rain outside, that’s why don’t forget to take shoes to change and to leave your coat and hat in the cloakroom. The Theatre is situated in the middle of the Nevsky prospect at Ostrovskogo Square, one of the nicest squares in Saint Petersburg, 3 minutes walk from Nevsky prospect. It’s very easy to get there by walking along the beautiful streets of Saint Petersburg, by underground (station Nevsky prospect- Gostiny dvor) or by taxi if your hotel is situated far away from the city center. Beside we’ll gladly organize a transfer for you from the hotel or from your cruise ship. The place is worth visiting every time of the year. In June during the marvelous White Nights our city gladly opens its doors for a lot of festivals. Every year the Theatre organize a special festival that is called “Aleksandrinsky” this year it take place in September - October, so people have an opportunity to see a lot of modern plays of Russian and foreign masters. Generally the time May-July is considered the most romantic and nice time for visiting theatres because apart from the precious performance you can enjoy wonderful White Nights of Saint Petersburg!