Kalyagin proposed to establish Day of Russian theater

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in fotoreceptor of the Union of theatrical figures of Russia Alexander Kalyagin. Archival photoKalyagin proposed to establish Day of Russian theater© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The Chairman of the Union of theatrical figures Alexander Kalyagin at a meeting of the organizing Committee for the conduct of the Year of theatre in Russia proposed to establish Day of Russian theatre.

The first meeting for discussion of the plan Year of the theatre took place in September. As told Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets, its implementation, the Ministry of culture allocated an additional 1 billion 450 million rubles.

«It would be nice if it was announced that this will mark the Day the actor. That is, the Day of theatre. If you will support me, I propose to address to the President on behalf of the organizing Committee,» said Kalyagin.

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