Moscow city. A. Popov, chief director of the Central Theater of the Soviet Army, is rehearsing for V. Yegorov and V. Tour's play "Then in Tehran." Artists O. Dzisko and G. Yushko are rehearsing on stage. A. A. Popov makes instructions from the auditorium and on stage. Artist M. N. Pertsovsky in the wardrobe, trying on a suit. Artists make up in the dressing room: A. P. Bogdanova, A. A. Petrov, L. I. Dobrzhanskaya.