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11 Feb

Concert "Pearls of the World Ballet" will be dedicated to the memory of Viacheslav Usherenko

On February 13 the concert "Pearls of the World Ballet" will be dedicated to the memory of Viacheslav Usherenko, who has been working for many years as a lighting designer in our theatre. He passed away on December 28, 2019 after a serious illness.

Viacheslav Usherenko worked at Odessa Opera House since 1968 - after graduating from the Theatre and Art College. Before that he had practiced at the Taganka Theatre, BDT and Baltic theatres.

At the concert, which will be held on February 13, the theatre-goers will first see the ballet soloist Larysa Hrytsai as Fanny Cherrito. She will dance at the Pas de Quatre by Caesar Pugni together with Honoured Artist of Ukraine Olha Rozhevich, Alina Sharai and Anastasiia Cherniak.

Conductor - Honoured Artist of Ukraine Ihor Chernetskyi.

Photo by Yurii Lytvynenko