Is it easy for the fate of the Queen of Russian songs in exile? Alla Bayanova: from childhood on stage ...


Is it easy for the fate of the Queen of Russian songs in exile? Alla Bayanova: from childhood on stage ...Last March Alla Bayanova said 85-year anniversary of its creation. And how said: give a recital at the Moscow theater stage! References and respected biographers claim that she was born May 18, 1914, that is ...
 

How, living in Paris, to remain true Russian artist? Destiny Z. Serebryakova


How, living in Paris, to remain true Russian artist? Destiny Z. SerebryakovaShe had the amazing fortune, which was the joy and creativity, and for a short family happiness, and the severity of prolonged separation from their children. In museums, in front of her paintings have long entered the golden fund of Russian art, always a lot of viewers ...
 

Who first had the idea that the theater starts with a hanger?


Who first had the idea that the theater starts with a hanger?January 17, 1863, 145 years ago, the son of a Moscow industrialist Sergey Alexeev son, who was given the name Constantine. The family was one of the most famous in Russia - Aleksevna to be connected with Savva Mamontov, and my brothers ...
 

Who can without exaggeration be called the soul and conscience of modern cinema?


Who can without exaggeration be called the soul and conscience of modern cinema?Today, 18 May, celebrates its 75 th anniversary of Valentin G. Anan'ina, which can be called "long-liver" of Soviet and Russian cinema. Judge for yourself: she started in the film "A Lesson of Life" back in 1955, and then had roles in such ...
 

Sara Montiel: as an actress was "the queen of melodrama?


Sara Montiel: as an actress was "the queen of melodrama?The film "The Queen Rooster" with Spanish actress Sara Montiel went on Soviet screens in 1962. He had a runaway success. And although a little earlier spectators saw a charming actress in the film "Shopgirl violets" and "My last ...
 

AP Chekhov. What woman really loved a writer?


AP Chekhov. What woman really loved a writer?In the late 30-ies of XX century in the heart of Moscow lived old age woman. From time to time it looked scientists, writers, literary critics and asked about the past, mostly about Chekhov. And every one of them sadly uttered: "Imagine ...
 

How to start a student pharmacist, a professor at the Sorbonne and immortalize yourself?


How to start a student pharmacist, a professor at the Sorbonne and immortalize yourself?We come back to France late XVIII - early XIX century, returning to the country that we left after the guillotine fell relentlessly on the bright head of the legendary chemist Lavoisier. Raise the banner of science, dropped out of the hands ...
 

Henry Miller. Brilliant Classics or daring Apostle immorality? Part 2


Henry Miller. Brilliant Classics or daring Apostle immorality? Part 2Around Miller has always been a lot of women of easy virtue, of which he mentions in his writings. In general, the first time Miller has visited a brothel in the last year in school. Around him gathered the most strange and wonderful people that ...
 

Henry Miller. Brilliant Classics or daring Apostle immorality? Part 1


Henry Miller. Brilliant Classics or daring Apostle immorality? Part 1"The only thing we nedodayut - this is love. The only thing we nedodaem - this is love. " (Henry Miller) Miller's scandalous reputation, gossip and sensationalism, sources who were often friends of the writer, newspaper fictions, accusations ...
 

Amanda Lear ... The mysterious singer and model. What is the secret of its popularity?


Amanda Lear ... The mysterious singer and model. What is the secret of its popularity?Maybe it was and you have this: turn on the radio and hear a voice that you very puzzling - it is unclear whether the man sings, whether a woman. You crazy like a performer, and yet his name you nothing said. You start ...
 

Igor Vladimirov: how easy is it to manage the theater for almost 40 years without a break?


Igor Vladimirov: how easy is it to manage the theater for almost 40 years without a break?March 21, 1999, 10 years ago, did not become Igor Petrovich Vladimirov. The talented actor and director who, during the Khrushchev thaw was able, in fact, altered the face of a theater of the Leningrad City Council is going through to the beginning of 1960, this ...
 

As a humble lieutenant to become a famous artist? Fate VL Borovykovs'kogo


As a humble lieutenant to become a famous artist? Fate VL Borovykovs'kogoPictures Vladimir Borovikovsky seen all, if not the originals in museums, the reproduction in school textbooks. Critics find flaws in them, but they invariably unsophisticated audience likes its lyricism and detailed study ...
 

Annie Leibovitz - a living legend. Why is it like the stars? Part 2


Annie Leibovitz - a living legend. Why is it like the stars? Part 2In 1989, writer Susan Sontag required picture for the cover of the book "AIDS and its Metaphors", and although she has written several books on photography, she turned to Annie Leibovitz. It was an acquaintance, which affected the lives of ...
 

Who contributed to the invention and the telegraph, and telephone?


Who contributed to the invention and the telegraph, and telephone?130 years ago, May 13, 1878, died, Joseph Henry (Joseph Henry) - American physicist. He opened many physical phenomena, but not publish them and did not receive patents. And a lot has been reopened by other people and bears their names. The name of the same ...
 

Who could play with many prominent directors of his time?


Who could play with many prominent directors of his time?May 12, 1923, 85 years ago, in the village of Sandy Ryazan Region in the ordinary peasant family Zubkov, a son, who was named Valentin. He dreamed of becoming a builder, build new cities, but those dreams made their adjustments to the war ....