The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has arrived on a concert in the Big hall of Conservatory on the performance of the combined orchestra of the Munich Philharmonic and the Mariinsky theatre under Valery Gergiev.
Putin took place in the sixth row of the stalls.
The concert of the United orchestra — Symphony number four by Anton Bruckner, fragments from music to the ballet “Romeo and Juliet” and a concert number two for piano and orchestra by Sergei Prokofiev.
In July 2015, Putin attended a performance of “Faces” directed by Alexander Kalyagin at the Et Cetera theater. The head of state attended a performance at the personal invitation Kalyagin. After that, he talked with the audience. Putin also said that the show he liked. “Super! What I especially liked, that the hall and the stage were one. This rarely happens. Brilliant artists,” said Putin.
Two years before this summer of 2013 — Putin after attending the ballet “Esmeralda” in the State Kremlin Palace, talking to journalists, has announced the divorce with his wife Lyudmila. Then on the staging of Vladimir and Lyudmila Putin came along. About his divorce, the President said, responding to a request of journalists to comment on the rumors that the couple no longer live together. The President noted that the decision was joint, and Lyudmila Putin said that “this is a civilized divorce.”