Actress Lyudmila Sukholinsky-Mestechkin

© Fotolia / leonid_shtandelСвечи and cloves. Archival photoActress Lyudmila Sukholinsky-Mestechkin© Fotolia / leonid_shtandel

Honored artist of the RSFSR Lyudmila Markovna Sukholinsky-Mestechkin died at the age of 88, reports the website of the Chekhov Moscow art theater.

The actress performed at the Moscow Art theatre named after Chekhov, where he worked for 36 years, playing the role of viola in «Twelfth night» Nights at the Bluebird, Mary Stuart in the same setting, and many others. The drama troupe she joined immediately after graduating from the School of the Moscow art theatre in 1952.

Theater conveyed condolences to the families of Shalinskoi Mestechkina and named the place and time of farewell with the actress.