12 Oct died Margaret St. George – Russia and the Soviet actress of theatre and cinema. The reason – long serious illness. The woman was 93 years old.
It is reported by the Moscow art academic theatre (MKHAT), where over 30 years of St. George on its official website.
Margarita Valentinovna taken by first-year student of the School-Studio of MKHAT of a name of Nemirovich-Danchenko, as soon as it opened. When, in 1987, the Gorky Moscow art theater headed by the people’s artist of the USSR Tatyana Doronina, Margaret V. with all the strength and passion of the soul has given to restoring the Art theatre. Until the last days, as long as health permitted, he played in “the Blue bird” was always there, which demanded the interests of the theatre. A man of high theatrical culture, broad education, Margaret V. was a legend that held aloft the title of Russian dramatic actress,
– they say in the theatre.
Farewell to Margaret Or wow will be held in the foyer of the Moscow art theatre on Tuesday, October 16. Time of farewell and a place of funeral will be announced later.
We will add that the actress has played dozens of memorable theater roles Yuriev, among which the most prominent was Anna Karenina, Masha from “Three sisters” and Katerina Ivanovna from “the Brothers Karamazov” in the performances of Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko. With these performances the theatre from 1958 to 1978 he toured the world.
Regarding the movie, then St. George, in particular, noted in such films as “rural teacher”, “Lessons of life”, “the Searchers”, and in the current series “Detectives” and “Urgent room”.
In addition, the actress had the title of Honored and people’s artist of the RSFSR, the order of Friendship and Honor and the medal “For valiant labor in the great Patriotic war of 1941-1945”.
We will remind, recently Russia has passed another outstanding film and theater actor Roman Kartsev. Buried the 79-year-old artist on October 4 at Troekurov cemetery in Moscow.
What is known about Margarita Yuriev? She was born may 11, 1925 in Podolsk, near Moscow. He was a veteran of world war II. The actress became one of the first graduates of School-Studio of the Moscow art theatre, and in 1947 began to play on the stage of this theatre. Her teachers were Soviet actors and Directors Victor Stanzin, Mikhail Kedrov, Boris Livanov, Joseph Rajewski, Alla Tarasova and others. In theatre she has played more than 35 roles. Since 1987, when the theatre was headed by the national actress of the USSR Tatyana Doronina, St. George passed to her troupe.