Svetlana Mikhalisheva, born in July 1975, is an actress, theatre director and lecturer. In 2000 she graduated from the Krasnoyarsk School of Art. Since 2016 she has been a student of Anatoly Vasiliev`s Theatre Laboratory. Some of Mikhalishcheva’s major works as a director include: “Artemy Lebedev. Man.doc”, joint project of Polytheatre and Praktika Theatre, Moscow, and “28 Days”, joint project of Teatr.doc and Moscow School of New Cinema with the support of Lyubimovka Festival. Svetlana Mikhalevskaya has been nominated for the production of “28 Days” for the Golden Mask National Theatre Award 2020 in the category of “Best Director”.