Marat Gatsalov was born in 1978. He graduated from the directing faculty at the State Institute of Theatre Art. His stagings in association with the stage designer Ksenia Peretrukhina: “The Tale of What We Can and What We Cannot” Moscow Art Theatre; “Do Not Believe” Stanislavsky Drama Theatre, Moscow; “Trash” Centre of Playwright and Directing. In association with the designer Alexei Lobanov Gatsalov staged “August: Osage County” Theatre Globus, Novosibirsk. In 2010 -2012 he worked as theatre director for the Drama Theatre, Prokopievsk, in 2012-2013 - artistic director of the Russian Theatre in Tallinn, in 2013-2016 he worked as artistic director of the Alexandrinsky Theatre, New Stage. He was the winner of the Golden Mask National Theatre Award 2013 for the production of “August: Osage County” Theatre Globus, Novosibirsk. His production of "The dragon" has been nominated for the Golden Mask 2020.
Драма / работа режиссера — «None», Лауреат
Драма / работа режиссера — «Lungs», Theatre of Nations, Moscow
Драма / работа режиссера — «UTOPIA», Theatre of Nations, Moscow
Опера / работа режиссера — «None»,