Director, actor, choreographer, musician, founder and head of the DEREVO theatre.

Anton Aleksandrovich Adasinsky was born on April 15, 1959 in the Krasnodarsky region of the USSR. His mother - Galina Antonovna Adasinskaya (1921-2009) - was the granddaughter of Mensheviks M. I. Broido and E. L. Broido. Second cousin - British rock critic and journalist Nick Cohn.

He trained at the Studio Theatre of V. Polunin, worked with Litsedei. From 1985 to 1988 performed in the band AVIA (vocals, pantomime, trumpet, guitar). Participated in shooting of Alexey Uchitel's documentary "Rock" (1987). In 1988 organized the theatre "Derevo" in Leningrad, which he leads to the present day. After several years of work in Leningrad-St. Petersburg, the DEREVO theatre was based in Prague, Florence, Amsterdam. Since 1997 DEREVO is based in Dresden, Germany, and has had a full-time rehearsal studio.

In 2001, Anton Adasinsky performed the role of Drosselmeyer in the ballet The Nutcracker at the Mariinsky Theatre (staged by Mikhail Shemyakin).

In the last few years he has renewed his performances with AVIA in the roles of soloist, leader of the physical band, trumpeter, bassist and guitarist.

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the shooting of the film
"A Ticket to the Divine Comedy"

We finished shooting on Olkhon Island! It was fabulous!

The island helped us with the landscapes and sunsets... Rainbows, storms, cormorants and shamans.
Here, have a look.
Next shooting in October in St. Petersburg-Moscow.


"Ognivo vs. the Magic Well"

The teaser-trailer for the film "Ognivo vs. the Magic Well," based on Andersen's fairy tale, where Anton Adasinski plays the role of Ober-Politsmeister, has been released.
Director: Andrzej Petras
Read more about the film here:
and be inspired by the teaser

St Petersburg

3 day workshop

St Petersburg

The shooting of "A Ticket to the Divine Comedy"

St Petersburg

3 lectures with a demonstration in Pushkin Ryadom

Dresden (DE)

7 Day Laboratory in Derevo Art House

Dresden - Germany

Arcan. Performance based on result of 6 day workshop


DEREVO Art House in opening of Lili-Elbe-strasse

Artur, David and Anton Adsinskii

7 Day Laboratory in Derevo Art House


Workshop in St.Petersburg (Russia)

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