Love for all ages. Perhaps everyone will agree with this maxim. With that, that at 20, that at 40, that at 60 this love can be bright, real and sweeps away everything in its path.
“Old-fashioned comedy” is a classic melodrama of the USSR times. One epoch replaces another, things lose their names and acquire new ones, and a person remains like that forever. Written over 40 years ago, the play is more than relevant today. And the story of the nascent feelings of two lonely and middle-aged people can excite the viewer with all the same power. Especially when this story is told by the actors of the theater is modern and talented.
A decent sanatorium on the shore of the Baltic Sea with a decent daily routine and well-established discipline. But his usual way suddenly begins to break the newly arrived sweet and unusual woman, by profession a circus teller.
The head physician is trying to improve the life of the institution, making warnings to the undisciplined patient. However, soon a man begins to understand that he feels for a careless woman, very far from irritation. So the love of these two is born ...
The play "Old-Fashioned Comedy" was written by playwright Alexei Arbuzov back in 1975. And after only 3 years, the film with the same name was shot with Alice Freindlich and Igor Vladimirov in the lead roles. The team of "Theater Lounge" breathed new life into this story.
The duration of the lyrical comedy is 1 hour 40 minutes (without intermission).