Moscow City Court rejected Russian theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov’s house arrest appeal in Moscow on Wednesday. The court decided that he will remain under house arrest until April 19. Serebrennikov’s ex-chief accountant Nina Maslyaeva and general director of the Seventh Studio Yuriy Itin will also remain under house arrest, as well as the ex-director of the Gogol Centre Alexei... Еще Malobrodsky. Russian presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak was among the attendants of the trial. The famed art theatre director of Russia’s Gogol Centre is charged with embezzling 68 million roubles (US $1,182,547; €996,108) of state funds allocated for the project 'Platform' between 2011-2014.