To say goodbye to Alla Pokrovskaya in Moscow art theatre. Chekhov came to her many fans

Проститься с Аллой Покровской в МХТ им. Чехова пришли ее многочисленные поклонники

At the Moscow art theatre named after Chekhov began farewell to people’s artist of the RSFSR Alla Pokrovskaya. To say goodbye to the actress her fans, colleagues, students, relatives, public and cultural figures, reports TASS.

“She was a fantastic actress. The students adored her,” said the head of the Union of theatrical figures Alexander Kalyagin.

After the funeral the funeral service will be held in the Temple of Sophia the wisdom of God. The actress will be buried on Troekurov cemetery.

People’s artist of the RSFSR , died 25 June on 82-m to year of life.

Alla Pokrovskaya was born in 1937 in Moscow. He graduated from the School-Studio of the Moscow art theatre and was accepted into the troupe of the theater “Contemporary”, and in 2004 the troupe of the Moscow art theatre.

Has played in cinema, in such films as “the July rain”, “the Namesake”, “Day train” and others. Intercession was also a Professor at School-Studio of MKHAT.

Alla Pokrovskaya was the wife of actor and Director Oleg Efremov. Their son Michael continued acting dynasty.