In memory of Yuri Petrovich Lyubimov established the public prize, which is awarded every year, and the number of winners is limited, and this time (second row), only three will get it — in fact, three legends: the actor Yevgeny Mironov, art historian Irina Antonova and neurosurgeon Alexander Konovalov. The ceremony at “the New Opera” will take place on 30 September; in the meantime, there is a rehearsal of the action, because at the end will show the latest project Lyubimov, the walls of the kolobovsky theater — “the School for wives by Moliere on music of Vladimir Martynov.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
It is very valuable that the memory of Lyubimov as if broadcast at a very decent people, because the prize is awarded for professionalism, dedication, clear in expression of their civil position,” — these qualities Yury Petrovich is especially encouraged. Award was established by the Charitable Fund of development of theatrical art im. Lyubimov, and aims to “learn to notice and appreciate those who are devoted to the craft, achieving the highest results.”
And, as winners may be representatives of different professions, not only creative (as in this case — renowned neurosurgeon Alexander Konovalov, head of the scientific research Institute of neurosurgery named after Burdenko). Candidates are nominated by decision of the Commission, consisting of members of the Board of Trustees.
Is awarded a diploma and a commemorative sign, as well as cash prizes. Interestingly, in this year’s draw prize invited sculptor Sergey milchenko; as the organizers say:
— A memorable sign was selected for his sculpture titled “Balance”: this image has a direct relationship to the Creator of the award Yuri Lyubimov, who was forced to always keep the balance, saving his the theatre and its performances.
So the name of Yuri Petrovich theater in addition to eternal glory, lives also in a concrete evaluation of specific people, outlining professional guidelines for all…