In Prague will be held on the anniversary days of the «Age of Yuri Lyubimov»

© RIA Novosti / Boris to Kaufmanfranco in photobunny artist of Russia Yuri Petrovich Lyubimov. Archival photoIn Prague will be held on the anniversary days of the «Age of Yuri Lyubimov»© RIA Novosti / Boris to Kaufmaniana the image Bank

The anniversary days of the «Age of Yuri Lyubimov», dedicated to 100 anniversary from the birthday of the master, will be held in the Czech capital at the Russian centre of science and culture from 23 to 29 November, the press service of the event.

«During anniversary events spectators and admirers of the founder of the Taganka Theatre, Director Yuri Lyubimov will be able to see the multifaceted work of the master, in particular to see his acting work in the legendary film «the Kuban Cossacks» (1949, directed by Ivan Pyriev), starring in the movie-the play «Just a few words in honor of Monsieur Moliere» (1973, directed by Anatoly Efros)», — stated in the message.

The program – meeting with the son of one of the most beloved artists of Yuri Lyubimov, Vladimir Vysotsky, the actor and Director Nikita Vysotsky. The participants will be able to see a unique documentary footage of the joint work of Lyubimov and Vysotsky on the role of hamlet in the eponymous play at the Taganka Theater, videotaping the meetings of actor and Director with the audience.

There will also be a recital of one of the companions Lyubimov, film Director, people’s artist of the RSFSR Boris Blank. Fate brought Blanca and Lyubimov during a joint work on the first play of the Taganka Theater «the Good person of Szechwan».

The audience will see the film Blanca «Death of Tairova», dedicated to the tragic fate of prominent theater Director Alexander Tairov. The film was conceived as a picture of Lyubimov in the lead role, given his work on recreating the famous Tairovskoe performances of «the Princess Brambilla», but the health Lyubimov didn’t let him participate in the filming.

In the framework of the anniversary events are also planned meetings Vysotsky and Blanca with teachers and students in the Prague theater Institute.

In those days in the theater Institute in Prague will open an exhibition of documents and photographs related to the life and work of Lyubimov, the exposition of the books dedicated to his work.