MEMBER OF THE PARLIAMENT DIRECTED BY SAŠA GABRIĆ PREMIERES ON THE MAIN STAGE
Production A Member of the Parliament, written by Branislav Nušić, directed by Saša Gabrić, premiered on the Main Stage on Saturday, 31st May.
Role of Jevrem Prokić is interpreted by Boris Komnenić, Jevrem’s wife Pavka is interpreted by Radmila Živković.
Other actors in this great ensemble are Kalina Kovačević (Danica, their daughter), Milenko Pavlov (Spira, Jevrem’s brother-in-law), Olga Odanović (Spira’s wife), Branislav Tomašević (Ivković, a lawyer), Anastasia Mandić (Mrs. Marina, Ivković’s aunt), Dimitrije Ilić (Sekulić, a clerk in the police station), Zoran Ćosić (Jovica Jerković), Predrag Miletić (Sima Sokić), Branko Vidaković (Sreta), Radovan Miljanić (Mladen, Jevrem’s servant) Saša Kuzmanović (Citizen I) and Ivan Zablaćanski (Gendarme).
Nušić wrote A Member of the Parliament at the age of nineteen. Plot of the comedy takes place in 1883, and it is a warning about politics, politicians, elections and election campaigns, together with their recognisable, wrong and deviant methods.
Besides the theme of elections, the writer follows the family of Jevrem Prokić and shows how political ambitions affect the candidate and his family.
The production team: Zoran Raičević (dramaturge), Boris Maksimović (set designer), Marina Medenica (costume designer), Dijana Marojević Diklić (stage speech), Ivana Nenadović (producer), Marija Tavčar (assistant costume designer), Kristina Obradović (organiser), Saša Tanasković (stage manager) and Gordana Perovski (prompter).
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