The Komedie Brute is a Kerch group that puts on performances with widely-known characters. Many of the plays break the fourth wall with traditions of the audience saying or doing something in response to the appearance of characters. One of the most popular and well-known characters is Mister Crimson.
- Mister Crimson is a character in a mask and red robes. When he appears on the stage, the audience calls out, "Mother, Father, pay the rent!" To which he responds, "I can't, my dear, the money's spent!" and throws out fake coins into the audience.
- The Scarab Queen is a character that the audience throws flowers at.
- The Madman is a character that the audience hisses at.