Famous Russian singer Pelageya, artistic director of the Choir named after Pyatnitsky Alexandra Permyakova, Maly Theater actress Lilia Yudina, director Sergei Soloviev and many other Russian artists and artists received high state awards and titles. The perpetrators of the “celebration” were awarded personally by the head of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation Olga Lyubimova.
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“Today, there are outstanding figures here who are definitely not indifferent to the national culture. Your work, your successes in the creative field and high-profile victories have become an important part of it. For many of us, this year was difficult, especially since the pandemic has made certain adjustments to the usual rhythm of life for everyone and forced us to treat the work of cultural institutions differently. However, I am sure that the support already provided by the state, as well as the measures that are planned to be introduced in the near future, will certainly help to overcome any difficulties in the future, ”the minister said to those present.
So, Lilia Yudina was awarded the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, III class, the same award, by the way, was received by former Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. Alexandra Permyakova became a full cavalier, having received this distinction already IV Art. The Order “For Merit to the Fatherland” was awarded to a professor at the Moscow Conservatory. Tchaikovsky to Vladislav Agafonnikov.
The actress of the Theater of Satire Zoya Zelinskaya was awarded the Order of Alexander Nevsky. In addition, the performer Pelageya finally became the Honored Artist of Russia, moreover, the artist Peter Krasilov and the opera singer Ella Merkulova were awarded the same title within the framework of the event.