The camera shoots the daily routine and feast of musical and theater troupes off-stage – in their rehearsal room. The artists of “Rehearsal room” unfeignedly and frankly tell about their friends, the band and the surrounding world.

“Goy” Theatre

“Rhinoceros”, “Opera-Opera”, “Six Characters in Search of an Author”: “Goy” theatre, founded in 80s, was able to create an alternative theatre in difficult times. Actors and directors gathered around Armen Mazmanyan were able to stage works that were novelty in theatrical art. Today the Theatre is striving to preserve the fame and colors of the past. 

Theatre Group “Bridge of Hope”

The theatre group “Bridge of Hope” established 20 years ago is one of its kind. This inclusive group includes children with and without disabilities. It has already seen many generations, however the mission of the group is still the same – to change the way the society treats those with limited abilities and create a platform for self-expression for children with issues. 

State Marionette Theatre

“Puppets are also humans, it’s just in the case of marionettes you can see the threads, while in the case of people- you cannot.” Everyone in the theatre of marionettes believe this, and most importantly – the children too. 

Norayr Kartashyan and VAN Project

“The only motive for creating the band was to play pure national music”, - says the artistic director of Van Project Norayr Kartashyan. Owing to Van Project, numerous Armenian melodies were collected, arranged and acquired a new breath. 

Pokr Tatron (Small Theatre)

Unique and modern solutions of classical plays, rich palette of images, multi-genre list of performances. Located on Abovyan Street, Pokr Tatron is special with its esthetics and taste. The actors are former students of Pokr Tatron studio. They are at ease and fascinating…

Hamazgayin (PanArmenian) State Theatre

In 1991, when Armenia was experiencing hardships, Sos Sargsyan founded Hamazgayin Theatre. From 1998-1999 he replenished the theatre with younger people. Sos Sargsyan believed that all troubles could be overcome with the power of art. At present, the theatre established by the renowned actor is functioning smoothly and loyal to the aesthetic and human values of Sos Sargsyan.


State Theatre of Musical Comedy after H. Paronyan

State Theatre of Musical Comedy after Paronyan was established in 1942, during the years of the Great World War, so as Avetik Isahakyan said: “To fight with the power of laugh”. The characters embodied by the actors of theatre Izabella and Hayk Danzases, Karp Khachvankyan, Svetlana Grigoryan are unforgettable examples of the “power of laugh”. Now the shift has been assumed by the new generation.

Narekatsi Folk Instruments Ensemble

Kanoon, oud, kamancha, saz, santoor, pipe… Almost all Armenian musical instruments in one ensemble. Performances of 16-25 year old young people conveyed new life to these instruments.
Since its establishment five years ago, Narekatsi Folk Instruments Ensemble has presented the Armenian folk music art in various European countries, festivals and contests.
The musicians are much opener and frank in the rehearsal room…


State Musical Chamber Theatre

The program is about the State Musical Chamber Theatre and its cast. It also presents specific aspects of the theathre, talks about its atmosphere, aspirations and further tasks.

Barekamutyun Ensemble

Since 1987, over five generations have been changed in Barekamutyun (Friendship) Ensemble, yet the dance troupe continues retaining its unique feature and distinguish itself within the Armenian dance art.
Artistic directors and dancers of Barekamutyun Ensemble tell about their everyday hard work and creative interests in the Rehearsal Room.



Mimos Marionette Theatre

The program is about a unique type of theatre in Armenia. "Mimos" Marionette Theatre is itinerant. At present, not only the children of Yerevan, but also most part of the children in Marzes know about this theatre which was set up by the efforts of film director Nune Jrbashyan in 1997. However, very few know how the "Mimos" marionettes are created, what is going on inside the theatre...

“Paros” Chamber Choir

“Paros” Chamber Choir is unique, in its own way, in the world. The majority of Choir members are people with disabilities. Throughout its 20 years of existence, the Choir has won a number of international awards, participated in an extensive number of festivals. The musicians tell about their path, hardships and dreams in the “Rehearsal room”. Participants:
Raffi Mikaelyan, Artistic Director and Conductor of the Choir