Daughter Svetlana Ivanova brought Galina Volchek to tears

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез
Surprises on the unusual anniversary of the legendary artistic Director of “Sovremennik”.

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез

Svetlana Ivanova with her daughter Pauline

Photo: Yury Feklistov

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез

Olga Drozdova

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Galina Volchek said the unique anniversary. 45 years ago after leaving the Moscow art theatre Oleg Efremov, she headed the theater “Contemporary”. Such a long and extremely successful period among chubrukov theatre is a rare example. Although, as recognized in recital on the occasion of the anniversary itself Volchek, at first she refused to take this post. And only the entreaties of friends, colleagues and experiences for the future of native theatre forced her to take this step.

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез

Galina Volchek’s daughter Svetlana Ivanova, Polina

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Recital Volchek was held in a very warm, family atmosphere. The fact that Galina had planned a modest event in the format of “meeting with the audience.” But there was a lot of the actors of the troupe. which also made room in honor of the beloved Volchek.

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез

Alena Babenko

Photo: Yury Feklistov

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез

Mikhail Efremov

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Mikhail Efremov wailed in honor of the hero of the day poems. “Misha, I sometimes curse, but it is very appreciated and loved, said then touched Volchek. — Obviously, the one Mike with such passion spoke his monologue, I was afraid that he will not stand the heart. “Misha, stop!” I shouted to him.”

Дочь Светланы Ивановой довела Галину Волчек до слез

Shamil Khamatova

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The most touching moment of the anniversary was an unplanned onstage daughter Svetlana Ivanova Polina. The girl sat with her mother in the hall, But at some point I could not resist, ran on stage and embraced Volchek. “This is our angel, with tears in her eyes, stroked her on the head with Galina. — Children under five years, all the angels… we Have a “contemporary” actor’s children grow up behind the scenes from the cradle!” And in the final Pauline along with her mother and other actors of the troupe sang three songs.

Galina Volchek congratulates the theatre “Sovremennik” and the audience

Photo: Yury Feklistov