A “Theatre Quarter” will be created in Chistye Prudy district of the capital.
Within the frame of the comprehensive improvement of the streets adjacent to Chistye Prudy in Basmanny district in the centre of Moscow, a so-called “Theatre Quarter” will be created.
The area of Chistye Prudy can boast of such theatres as Sovremennik, Etcetera, “Tabakerka”, as well as the school of Oleg Tabakov and the children's musical theatre. This year, such streets as Kharitonievsky Lane, Chaplygina, Zhukovskogo streets will be improved. These streetd have unique houses of the 19th century; such great actors as Efremov, Evstigneev, Smoktunovsky walked along these streets. Complex improvement of the quarter will give a new impetus to the development of the entire district.
Author: Anna Dorozhkina