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13 Aug

Volodymyr Filipchuk, the head of Trust Board of the theatre, died

The management of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatreis sad to announce the death of the head of Trust Board of the theatre, Hero of Ukraine Volodymyr Filipchuk.

Volodymyr Filipchuk is Honoured Industry Worker of Ukraine, Honourary Citizen of Odesa, Knight of Orders of Merit, Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Prince Volodymyr, Venerable Nestor the Chronicler, Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker, winner of the other awards. He was the president of charity fund “Hope, Good and Welfare” and also the chairman of Odesa regional branch of “Peace Council”.

Since 1994 Volodymyr Filipchuk was the chairman of the board of PJSC “Eksimnaftoprodukt”, and since 2005 he was the Honourary president of this enterprisefor the life term.

Volodymyr Filipchuk was a connoisseur of classical music, as well as a philanthropist and loyal friend of our theatre. We express our condolences to the family and friends and grieve with them.