People's Artist of the Russian Federation, Laureate of the State Prize of the Russian Federation
David L. Borovsky
In the years 1947-1950†has studied at†the Kiev Art School. With 15†years he†worked in†professional theatres in†Kiev.
In†1956†he†made his debut as†artistic director in†Kiev Russian Drama Theatre named after Lesya Ukrainka (Lies with long legs by†Eduardo De†Filippo). For many years collaborated with the director Leonid Varpahovsky, a†pupil of†Vsevolod Meyerhold. In†1965†in†Kiev staged his first performance on†the operatic stage†ó Katerina Izmailova by†D.†Shostakovich.
In†1967†he†began working with Yuri Lyubimov. In†1973†he†became a†chief designer of†the Moscow Taganka Theatre, where he†worked for 30†years and raised more than 20†productions, including Exchange and House on†the Embankment by†Yuri Trifonov, Alive by†B.†Mozhayev, Mother by†M.†Gorky, ęThe Dawns Here Are Quiet ÖĽ B.†Vasiliev, Hamlet by†W.†Shakespeare, Vladimir Vysotsky, Sharashka by†A.†Solzhenitsyn. He†worked with directors: G.†Tovstonogov, A.†Efros, A.†Efremov, L.†Dodin and others.
On†the drama and opera houses from Russia, Italy, Germany, Hungary, France, Finland and the United States has put about 150†performances. Repeatedly was a†member of†the Prague Quadrennial (Gold Medal in†1971†and the Grand Prix in†1975), State Prize of†Russia (1998), the National Award Triumph (1994), laureate of†numerous domestic and foreign prizes.
2002†ó The art director of†the Chekhov Moscow Art Theatre.