A play by Irena Scalerica "My favorite Turtle" became one of the winners in the international competition "Litodrama - 2018" in the category "Play for children and teenagers".
The play "Dangerous Adventures of Mother Goose” by Irena Scalerica was published in the journal "Foreign Backyards", Germany. current number 156 / 15-12-2018.
Plays for drama theatre
Since 2013 Irena opens a new literary page in her creativity. She writes 7 stories. Lyrical and humorous.
- Confessions of the ladies' man.
- The story of Cat Vasya.
- Husband, wife and picture.
- The Hunter.
- The old man and the dog.
In 2014 Irena writes The Script for a full-length feature film The Photographs. From 2015 to 2017 Irenа writes plays for dramatic and musical theatres.
1- Musical My favorite Tortoise- for children and adults. The author of the text and music of Irena Scalericа.
2- Play Kharms and Cats - for teenagers and adults. The author of the text and music of Irena Scalericа.
3- Play Paris, November 13, 2015 - for adults. The author of the text and music of Irena Scalericа.
4- Play Dangerous Adventures of Mother Goose - for children and adults. The author of the text and music of Irena Scalericа.
Reviews about the screenplay The Photographs and Plays for the dramatic theatre.
I think it's a real gem. Very simple, very profound, something that touches your heart.I just hope and pray that such a beautiful script will eventually find a good producer and will be turned into a poetic, life-affirming, beautiful film. Richard Hajdu, producer, filmmaker, London. 2016 - (about the Script The Photographs.)
I read the script for a long time in one breath and was absorbed by the kind emotions of love and kindness that your story casts.Only a very bright person could write such a story. Thank you! film producer Anna Kachko. (about the Script The Photographs.)
Hello, Irena! I read your play My Favorite Tortoise. I really liked her! A good children's story. Alla Lisitsyna. Moscow. The director. April 2017.
I just read the fairy tale play My Favorite Tortoise.... What to say?Now she's my favorite! Wonderful, kind fairy tale! Volodymyr Onishchenko, film director. film company Dovzhenko. Kiev. Ukraine.2017
Dear Irena, your play about Kharms has worried me .. You managed to tell in it about time and about the tragedy of a remarkable writer and person .. Thank you! And all the best to you! Elena Popova, Tula, Russia. Drama theater. 2017
Irena, I read your play Kharms and Cats. You, undoubtedly, are a talented person. Tatiana Fleischman. Director, actress, producer. Switzerland. June 2017
Irena, I read your play Kharms and Cats. I like it! The material is innovative, thoughtful and well-organized.
Valeria Goncharova, literary editor, journalist. Moscow. 2017
Music from the play Kharms and the Cats
Music from the play My Favorite Tortoise
Music for theatre
Irena Kogan ( Scalerica) composed music for theatrical productions, as well as radio theater programs of Kol Israel.
This is music for productions -
Trouble from the tender heart - by F. Sologub
I'm Clown - by E.Chepovetsky
Two arrows -by A. Volodin
Rhino and Giraffe - by H.Gyunter
The Song of Songs of Solomon.
Irenа wrote the music for the programs of the famous writer Shulamit Shalit :
The Jewish poets of medieval Spain,
The Correspondence of R. Margolina with K.Chukovky,
The program about the poet Ovsey Driz,
The program about the poetess Sarah Pogreb and others.
Irene wrote the music for the radio program of Victoria Dolinskaya :
In the Children's Room ,
Fairytales of the World .