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Hear a Poem Every Day

The Moscow Art Theater has a rich online presence.

The interior of the Moscow Art Theater Facebook

For Russian speakers, Russian learners, and anyone who simply enjoys the beautiful sounds of Russian, set your alarm for 3 p.m. Moscow time and settle down in front of the Moscow Art Theater Facebook page to hear an actor recite a verse by a contemporary poet. Today Marina Brusnikina read a poem by Inga Kuznetsova here

Wander down the page to find all kinds of treats, like this evening devoted to the works of Joseph Brodsky.

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