the Sochi circus intends to perpetuate the name of the trainer Mstislava zapashnogo. About it RIA Novosti said the Director Sergey Zhirkov. What to do in the circus, is still unknown. There is the option of installing memorial plaques. In addition, the circus can assign the artist name.
“my brother and I believe it is fair if the name of Mstislava zapashnogo was named one of the circuses, it would be right if this were Sochi circus, which for many years he led,” said TASS the General Director of the Bolshoi Moscow circus, the nephew of Mstislav Mikhailovich Edgard Zapashny.
Mstislav Zapashny, who worked in the Sochi circus in the position of artistic Director from 1992 to 2003, died in Sochi on Thursday, September 22, after a long illness.
the Actor will be buried in Moscow on 26 September and farewell will be held in the Circus on Vernadsky’s prospectus.
Zapashny belonged to the famous dynasty of circus artists, which dates back to 1882. Since childhood, parents introduced him to work in the arena. Especially the artist managed to acrobatics and gymnastics. With his older brother Walter he prepared the “Acrobats-voltiger brothers zapashnye,” which became the winner of the sixth all-Union festival of youth and students in Moscow in 1957.
From 2003 to 2009 Zapashny was the General Director of Russian state circus company. In 1994, the trainer received the order “For merits before Fatherland” IV degrees.