Hundreds of people came to say goodbye in Moscow with the founder of the Taganka Theatre Yuri Lyubimov, who held a memorial service for October 8 at the Vakhtangov Theater, according to RIA “Novosti» .
Lyubimov died on Sunday at the Botkin Hospital in Moscow. September 30 he was 97 years old.
The pedestal with the coffin is located on the main stage of the theater, where the favorite game of many decades. At the coffin sits widow director Catalin Lyubimov. In honor guard – actors Vakhtangov Theater.
Among those who came to say goodbye to the director – Russian Culture Minister Vladimir Medina, head of the Moscow Department of Culture Sergei Kapkov, head of the Union of theatrical figures of Russia Alexander Kalyagin, artist Boris Messerer, actors Benjamin Smekhov Sergei Jura, Leonid Yarmolnik, Dmitry Vysotsky, Alexander Filippenko, Nikolai Slichenko, actress Yulia Borisova, Marina Politseymako, Lyudmila Maksakova.
After civil funeral and farewell Lyubimov buried in Donskoy Cemetery.