Georgian Showcase Program

Program type: Georgian ShowCase Program
Starts at: 18:00 - Tuesday, 22 December
Based on Nicholas E. Baehr’s screenplay

The Last Station

Directed by   Gaga Goshadze
Scenography By  Gogla Gogiberidze
Composer / musical adaptation: Tengiz Shamiladze, Gaga Goshadze
Assistant to director: Teona Lortkipanidze


The cast: 
The first hooligan – Davit Jakeli, The second hooligan – Mamuka Manjgaladze, The tramp – Zurab Kavtaradze, The fat man – Tite Makharadze, The fat man’s wife – Nino Kvitaishvili, Marina Burduli, The boy – Davit Diasamidze, The girl – Meri Nakashidze, The old man – Manuchar Shervashidze, Nodar Iakobadze, The old man’s wife – Nana Kikvadze, A man with a newspaper – Levan Tedoradze, Kakha Kobaladze, A musician – Lasha Kontselidze, A history teacher – Zaza Zoidze, The history teacher’s daughter – Diana Chakhunashvili, The first recruit – Toti Baramidze, The second recruit – Giorgi Kurava


About Performance: 
Cinematography often refers to the screening of plays created for theatre. Not infrequently the opposite also happens.
The stage-director Gaga Goshadze made his choice on Nicholas E. Baehr’s screenplay “The Incident or the Case in the Subway” on the base of which an acclaimed Hollywood movie was made.
The performance “The Last Station” was staged at the Batumi State Drama Theatre in 2011 and attracted the attention of the audience from the very start with a powerful storyline and dramatic situation, unfolded in one of the train carriages.   


Date of Premire: 28.07.2020
Duration: 60 minite, one act 


Batumi Ilia Chavchavadze State Drama Theatre is located in the center of Batumi. It was opened in 1952 and is the oldest drama theatre in Ajara Region. To this day the Theatre is regarded as the center of cultural and creative life of the city and the region.

The Artistic Director of the Theatre is a distinguished stage director Andro Enukidze. Performances cover various genres: comedies, tragedies, phantasmagorias, performances for children and youth.

In 2015-2018 the Theatre was completely rehabilitated. The building now has“Big Stage” in the with 453 seats and an “Experimental Stage” with 120 seats. The theatre also has a “New Stage” with 85 seats not far away from main maing building.


Contact information:
Artistic director: Andro Enukidze
Head of marketing and public relations department: Mikheil Gabaidze
Tel:  577947080 / 555 366 399 / 577 98 08 58
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