The artistic Director of the State academic Maly theatre of Russia Yuri Solomin thanked the President of Russia Vladimir Putin for the support of many theaters in the country.
"I want to thank the government and you personally, Mr Putin. You know, it is the oldest Russian theatre, in a year we will be 200 years old. We employ people who are far, far beyond the 50 and 80. It's favorite artists, this is a huge generation," he said during the ceremony, medals of Hero of Labour on Poklonnaya hill.
Russian President Vladimir Putin wished good season artists of the State academic Maly theatre of Russia.
After the ceremony, medals of Hero of Labour on Friday on Poklonnaya hill in Moscow, the President came up with a glass of champagne to the artistic Director of the theater Yuri Solomin. The artist congratulated the President on Russia Day.