Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Dramatist Leonid Zorin Dies
9.04.2020 17:03
 Dramatist Leonid Zorin Dies

 The outstanding Russian playwright Leonid Zorin, aged 95, died from heart failure.

      “He passed away last night. My husband had been sick for a long time,” - his widow Tatyana said. The place and time of the farewell ceremony has not been decided yet.


      Leonid Genrikhovich Zorin (Zaltsman was his real surname) was born in Baku on November 3, 1924. From 1948 he lived in Moscow. He wrote about 50 plays, including Friends and Years (1962), Warsaw Melody (1967), Pokrovsky Gate (1974) and others. Performances based on his plays were staged in lots of Russian and foreign theaters.


      The writer was awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor (1974) and Friendship of Peoples (1986) and held a number of literary prizes.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Leonid Zorin     

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Andrey Trubnikov, Founder of Natura Siberica, Died
12.01.2021



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share


TAGS:
active holidays in Russia  Liberal Democrats  Russian transport  Ivan Puni  Christmas markets  Bashkiria  poll  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian archaeology  Komi Republic  Russian Anthem  Russian artists  Botanical Garden   St. Petersburg  Dead Can Dance  Moscow  Moscow restaurants  Avant-garde  Russian tourism  False Dmitry  Henry Moore  Karachay-Cherkessia  Salt Lakes  Russian Cinema  Festivals  Festivals in Moscow  Exhibitions in Moscow  Sergei Yesenin  Pobeda  Britney Spears  Russian men-of-arms  Burma  Olympic Games 2012  Meridians of the Pacific" Film Festival   Vladimir Region  travel to Russia  Folk Arts  human rights  Gas industry  Russian internet companies  Russian business  Russian economy  Sokolniki  Russian hockey  VDNKh  Russian theatres  Kuzminki  Perm Territory  Kabardino-Balkaria  ROSCOSMOS 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites