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The Moscow Drama Theater “Sphere” will host a performance-concert dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the birth of Ekaterina Elanskaya, the theater’s creator, director and actress. Alexander Alekseev, Valentina Abramova, Maria Avramkova, Oleg Alekseenko, Anton Alipov, Dmitry Beroev and other artists will take the stage. Director – People’s Artist of Russia Alexander Korshunov.
Ekaterina Elanskaya is a graduate of the V.I. Nemirovich-Danchenko at the Moscow Art Theater. From 1953 to 1960, she played at the Maly Theater, where she got the leading roles. Soon her interest in directing appeared, the actress applied to the directing department of GITIS. The idea of our own theater was born pretty quickly. The theater studio “Sphere” received the official status of the theater in 1981. Elanskaya staged Alexander Ostrovsky, Anton Chekhov, Boris Pasternak, Vasily Shukshin, Mikhail Zoshchenko, one of the first to transfer the works of Nabokov and Bulgakov to the stage.
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