MOSCOW, October 28. /TASS/. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev congratulated the Director, actor, screenwriter, people’s artist of Russia Roman Viktyuk 80th birthday. Congratulatory telegram posted on website government.
“You, wonderful Director, a tireless experimenter, romance and artist known and loved worldwide. This is not surprising because you have a rare talent to create vivid performances that showcase the individuality and unique author’s handwriting”, the telegram reads.
the Prime Minister noted that in the works. combines an eccentric stage solutions, music and choreography. “For many years, you are Frank with the audience about the mysteries of the human soul, feelings and emotions, freedom and hope”, – said Medvedev.
Roman Viktyuk was born October 28, 1936 in Lviv. Since the 1970-ies, staged plays in different theatres of the capital: “Royal hunt” in the theater. City Council, “the Husband and wife will remove the room” and “the Tattooed rose” – in the Moscow art Theater, “Duck hunting” and “music Lessons” in the Student theater of Moscow state University. In 1988 on the stage of the Satirikon theatre staged his most famous play – “the Maids” in which all roles were played by men. And in 1991, the play “M. butterfly” opened a Theatre of Roman Viktyuk.
In total, account of the Director more than 250 performances by theatres from Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia, Italy, USA, Finland and other countries.