Medina expressed his condolences in connection with death of Bordosskogo

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The Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky expressed his condolences in connection with death of people’s artist of Russia Alexander Bordosskogo, noting the diverse talent of the Director, his creative credibility and devotion to your profession.

The Director of the theater of the Russian Army, people’s artist of Russia, grandson of Joseph Stalin Alexander Burdonsky died on 76-m to year of life on Tuesday evening in the hospital after a long illness.

«Versatile talent, artistic taste and dedication have earned Alexander a high artistic authority, and most importantly – a sincere love of the audience. His performances on the stage native theatre of the Russian Army enjoyed great success, consistently collecting crowded halls. Devotion to your profession, backed by a unique work ethic, distinguished Alexander Vasilyevich. Thanks to these qualities he became a prominent figure in Russian culture», — is spoken in the telegram of the Minister.

Alexander burdonsky — one of the most significant figures in modern Russian theatre. The graduate of GITIS at the teacher-a student of Stanislavsky Mary Knebel Burdonsky faithfully served the Russian Army theatre for over 45 years. In this scene the Director has supplied more than two dozen plays, has earned high praise from the critics, honorary awards and the love of the audience.

Among them are performances, included in the Golden Fund of the Russian theatre: «Vassa Zheleznova» by Gorky, «Orpheus descends into hell» Williams, «guilty Without guilt» Ostrovsky, «the lady with the camellias» by Dumas, and many others. One of the best works of Bordosskogo at the theater Army, were two of Chekhov’s play, «the Seagull» and «that madman Platonov». In addition to performances in his own theater Burdonsky staged in Japan, Lithuania, at the Maly theater, where the main role in his play «guilty Without guilt» played the famous Elina Bystritskaya.