Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

The General Director Of The Bolshoy Theatre Iksanov Was Made the Knight Of the Order Of the Legion of Honor
12.01.2013 15:53
The General Director Of The Bolshoy Theatre Iksanov Was Made the Knight Of the Order Of the Legion of Honor
(Source: http://music-gazeta.com/article/1285/)

The general director of the Bolshoy Theatre Anatoly Iksanov was promoted to the Knights of the Order of the Legion of Honor. The solemn ceremony was held at the historic theater stage at the end of the play "La Traviata", behind the curtain and in the presence of the actors involved in the performance. The order was handed to Iksanov by the French Ambassador to Russia Jean de Gliniasty.


      

The ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy said in his cover letter that by giving this award from his personal reserve he decided to celebrate the high quality of work of the general director for the benefit of the Great Russian culture and in the interests of the Russian-French cooperation.


      

Among the members of the Order established by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1802 there are about 150 Russians: public figures of culture, art and science.

       




Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: The Bolshoy Theatre     

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Russian opposition  Russian business  Sokolniki  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Teacher  Curonian Lagoon  Rostov  Board Of Guardians  Russian science  St. Petersburg  Russian musicians  Russian visa  Georgy Vereisky  Diana Vishneva  Instagram  Russian aircraft  Golden Ring  economic crisis  Russian Poetry  Moscow  aircraft  Kemerovo Region  Museums in Volgograd  Omsk  Robot Fyodor  Russian tourism  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Vladimir Fortov  Belogorod Region  Russian sports  Russian scientists  Omsk Fortress  tours to Russia  society  Election 2012  Russian economy  Postmodernism  Science  Petropavlovsk  Russian exhibitions  Syria  Russian Cinema  Satellites  Sergei Ovchinnikov  Myshkin  Russian spotswomen  Architecture  Exhibitions in Moscow  Petersburg events  Georgy Millyar 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites