Vlad Troitskyi

Vlad TROITSKYI (b. November 26, 1964 in Ulan-Ude, USSR) is a Ukrainian theater actor, director, scenographer, producer and TV presenter. He graduated from the radio technology department at the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute in 1987 and completed a post-graduate course at the same school in 1990. In 2002 he also graduated from the Russian Academy of Theater Arts (former GITIS), the department of acting and directing.

In 2003-09 he taught at the Kyiv State University of Film and Television (under Les Taniuk). In 1994, Troitskyi founded the Dakh theater, and in 2000 opened his school of acting.
In 2004 he created DakhaBrakha, which he defined as an ethno-chaos band.
In 2007 Vlad started a festival of contemporary art GOGOLFEST in Arsenal (now Mystetskyi Arsenal). The festival developed to numerous regional festivals in Ukraine.
In  2012 Troitskyi created a freak cabaret Dakh Daughters.
In 2014 he created the first new opera and founded Nova Opera.
At the premier «Coriolanus» received the rank Honored Artist of Ukraine
In 2017 Vlad started to work with new students and prodused a social rave band TseSho.
In 2018 received a rank Officer of Order of Arts and Letters.

Works in Hungary, Ukraine, France, Switzerland.


Grand Opera

Grand Opera «Νερό» (Nеrо) — a site-specific project in the Azov Shipyard in Mariupol

"Nero" - ballet of cranes

Ballet of cranes «Νερό» (Nеrо) — a site-specific project in the Azov Shipyard in Mariupol

DakhDaughters’ concert at the GogolFest