People’s Artist of the Russian Federation,
Yuri I. Yeremin
One of the leading Russian directors and master teachers of acting and directing, he has directed a numerous productions that acclaimed highest national and international awards, including The Idiot and The Possessed by Dostoevsky, The Old Man by Gorky, The Inspector General by Gogol, Madame Bovary by Flaubert and The Silver Age by Roschin. His award-winning production of Ward No. 6 has toured all over Europe, the USA and Canada, and was part of the New York Theatre Festival. Mr. Yeremin has been directing and lecturing in Europe and the United States (where he directed at the A. R. T. and The Hartford Stage). He is the recipient of highest awards for artistic excellence including Russian and French decorations and the title of People’s Artist of Russia.