Kuibyshev region. The village of Kinel-Cherkasy. View of the river, streets. The chief director of the folk theater KA Gumerov at a rehearsal with amateur artists. Excerpts from the performances: "There was not a penny, but suddenly altyn", "For the sake of their neighbors", "Rift", "Richard III", "The Marriage of Belugin" and others. Artists in the classroom on the technique of speech in the House of Culture, dressing room. Moscow city. Kremlin theater. People's Artist of the USSR B. P. Chirkov talks with an artist from the People's Theater S. Mironov. Theater artists perform in front of the workers of the Kuibyshev region, machine operators. The audience is applauding. Meeting of the theater artistic council.