Actress of the Alexandrinsky theatre Faith Sonya

© Photo : Alexandrinsky Teatraljnaya artist of Russia Vera Sonya in the play Mary Tudor. 1964Actress of the Alexandrinsky theatre Faith Sonya© Photo : Alexandrinsky Theater

In St. Petersburg, a 92-m to year of life died honored artist of Russia Vera Sonya, reported the press service of the Alexandrinsky theatre.

The actress died on November 12.

Vera Sonya in the troupe of the Leningrad academic drama theater. Pushkin (Alexandrinsky now) was adopted in 1952 and 65 years devoted to the service of the Alexandrinsky stage.

The first role of the actress was a Gypsy in the play «the Living corpse» by Leo Tolstoy. It was one of more than 80 diverse roles played by an actress at the Alexandrinsky theatre.

The date and place of farewell and funeral will be announced at a later date.