>March 12,
Oleg Tabakov passed away
Chekhov Moscow Art Theatre informs with great sorrow that onMarch 12, 2018, Oleg P.TABAKOV, the great Russian actor, theatre director, producer and the acting teacher have passed away after suffering severe and prolonged illness. Founding member ofthe Sovremennik Theater, founder ofthe Tabakov Studio Theatre and founding director ofthe Tabakov Theatre School, hewas the Moscow Art Theatre Producing Artistic Director since 2000. Farewell ceremony will beheld atthe Moscow Art Theatre onThursday, March 15(exact time ofthe ceremony TBA), followed bythe funeral atthe Novodevichy Cemetery. The Moscow Art Theatre declared mourning inmemory ofOleg Tabakov between March 12-15, 2018and cancelled all scheduled performances onthese days. For information about the ticket return please call+ 7495646‑3‑646and+ 7495692‑67‑48.