Born in Tashkent in 1984, he studied economy. Worked at the
“Ilkhom Theatre”, where his first dramatic work “The Collective
Praying with a Pomegranate” was staged. After moving to Moscow,
he attended the Maxim Gorky Literature Institute, participated at
the new dramaturgy festival “Lyubimovka” and at the “Young
Writers Festival and Rough Cuts” organised by the “Royal Court
Theatre” in London. He is a laureate of “Debut Prize” and “New
Drama Festival” for his play “The Falcons”.
He wrote the play “My Moscow” that won in the competition of Alexander Volodin theatre festival “Five Evenings”. In collaboration with Pavel Lungin, he wrote the script for his film “The Conductor” (directed by Pavel Lungin, 2012).
As a playwright Valery Pecheikin participated in staging of “Metamorphoses” by Ovid, “The Midsummer night’s dream” by Shakespeare, “Idiots” by Lars von Trier, as well as the production “00:00”, shown at the Gogol Center opening ceremony (part “Day”).