People's artist of Russia Nikolai Burov will leave the post of Director of the Museum "St. Isaac Cathedral" in view of the deterioration of health. This was reported by "Fontanka" with reference to a source in Friday, April 21.
According to the interlocutor of the portal, the Boers intend to resign on 1 June.
Nikolai Burov manages the Museum since 2008. Prior to that, he 24 years he worked as an actor of the State academic drama theatre named after A. S. Pushkin.
28 March the municipal electoral Committee of St. Petersburg approved registration of the initiative group for holding a referendum on the fate of St. Isaac's Cathedral. The authors of the petition hope that now the documents on the referendum will consider the city legislative Assembly.
St. Isaac's Cathedral — the largest Orthodox Cathedral in St. Petersburg. Built in 1819. Today has the status of a Museum. January 10 the St. Petersburg authorities have agreed to transfer to St. Isaac's Cathedral Russian Orthodox Church for free use for 49 years. Then the Governor of St. Petersburg Georgy Poltavchenko promised to preserve the Museum building functions.
The Ministry of culture of Russia and the Patriarchal Council for culture will create the project "Pushkin's Union", one of the main purposes of which is to return the young generation interest to the Russian classics. The project will combine funds and unions in all areas of the arts: the Society of Russian literature, artists 'Union, composers' Union and others.
Residents of Yalta resented the way on the promenade parked trucks, where the team of singer Philip Kirkorov carrying touring equipment. Citizens claim that the trucks drove on the pedestrian area, blocked access to the benches and damage to the road surface.
The Moscow Prosecutor's office found signs of violation of the Criminal code of Russia in the actions of the opponents of the film "Matilda" directed by Alexei Uchitel. In January, the members of the organization "the Christian state of Holy Russia" was sent to the Directors of the theaters of the letter with threats and demands to refuse the release of the film.
Deputy Chairman of Russian government Dmitry Rogozin is ready to arrive in Moldova by helicopter or motorbike. "The Prime Minister of Moldova considers that "Rogozin is expected to fly on military aircraft". Well. Then on the Moldovan authorities: a helicopter or motorbike?" — the politician wrote.
Armed Palestinians broke into a house in the Jewish settlement of Halamish in the West Bank of the Jordan river and attacked were people in the room, killing two men and one woman. Another woman with serious injuries was taken to hospital. It is reported by The Times of Israel.
Russian high jumper height Maria Laecken won the stage of the Diamond League in Monaco. 24-year-old Russian excelled with a score of 2 meters. Second place went to Ukrainian Yulia Levchenko, she obeyed, the height of 1.97 meters. Third place went to American Vashti Cunningham (1,97 m), it took her more attempts.