The Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky told the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on the achievements in the sphere of state support of the theatre infrastructure. On Thursday, November 3, reports TASS.
"In St. Petersburg the largest after the "Mariinsky theatre" project run — a theater district, a Small drama theatre under the direction of Lev Dodin. The complex of buildings, the pit is ready, go to work," — said the head of the Ministry of culture.
He added that the Ministry tries to involve in the projects of business to save state money.
"And here's an example: a business makes a branch of Small theater in Kogalym, then take the job," said Medina.
He also reported on the impending transfer to the state of the building of the Studio of theatrical art in Moscow, and that in 2019 it is planned to open the second stage of the Chekhov Moscow art theatre in Moscow in Nagatinsky.
The Minister of culture invited the President to the opening of the renovated building of the Maly theatre in Moscow, which will be held in November.