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

Alexander Vertinsky as Legend of the Century
24.03.2014 14:27
Alexander Vertinsky as Legend of the Century

The State Literary Museum in Moscow has opened the exhibition Alexander Vertinsky. Legend of the Century.

      It is timed to the 125th anniversary since the birth of the outstanding actor, singer and songwriter, the unique “Russian Pierrot”.

      The exhibition has been organized jointly with Alexander Vertinsky’s daughter - the People’s Actress of Russia Anastasia Vertinskaya and the artist Yuri Kouper.

      Visitors will see a set of posters, photos and materials telling about Vertinsky’s friendship with Fyodor Shalyapin, Anna Pavlova, Rina Zelenaya and many others.

      Vertinsky’s bow necktie, hairbrush, music scores, cigarettes, clock that used to play an English song in his study room, the desk he worked at, archival documents, photos, and films featuring him... In addition to that, the soundtrack of him singing creates the atmosphere of that time.

      The exhibition in the State Literary Museum in 17, Trubnikovsky Lane runs till May 30, 2014.


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Alexander Vertinsky Russian Music Exhibitions in Moscow   

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Exhibitions about Writers and October Revolution in Moscow and Berlin
Exhibition of Russian Photographers in Madrid
Nominees of Ethnomusic Award MIRA Selected
Rachmaninov International Music Contest Runs in St. Petersburg
Suicide Squad Set Record in Russian Film Distribution

comments powered by Disqus

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
Science  Oka River  Tayshet  Russian history  Vyacheslav Tarnovetsky  protests  Moscow airports  Fabio Capello  Russian Literature  Barrows  Pavlovsky Posad  Andrei Platonov  piracy  Architecture Monuments  spa tourism  Maria Sharapova  Alexander Lebedev  Parliament in Action  Natalya Vodianova  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian business  Elizabeth Taylor  Russian companies  Rostov  Literary Awards  Nikolay Krymov  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  children  Painting  Chechen republic  Mikhail Bulgakov  Omsk  Yury Roerich  Yamburg Fortress  Kirill Razlogov  Russian Cinema  Russian tourism  North Pole  Robot Avatar  Unusual Monuments  Fairs in Moscow  Moscow  Voronezh   Russian medicine  Kostroma Airport  Archeology  Russian Museum  Elton John  places to visit in Russia  Nikolai Batalov 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites