Moscow musical theater “Helikon-Opera” opened after the restoration of the unique
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – The opening ceremony of the historical scene of the Moscow theater “Helikon-Opera” under Dmitry Bertman took place on Monday after years of restoration.
The opening ceremony was attended by the mayor of Moscow, Sergei Sobyanin, Chairman of the State Duma Sergei Naryshkin, many theater, public and political figures, as well as heads of diplomatic missions of foreign states.
Addressing the guests, Sobyanin said that this year marks 25 years of “Helikon-Opera”.
“It would be wrong for the anniversary of a unique creative team that we did not finish the reconstruction of the building, where he began his story,” – he said.
The mayor stressed that all Muscovites waiting for this event.
“It is not only the events in Moscow, but the Russian scale event. Hall made the latest world technology,” – said Sobyanin.
He added that the building was a complex, changing contractors, However, in the year of the 25th anniversary of the theater renovation was completed.
Artistic Director of “Helikon-Opera” D.Bertman noted that “the idea of reconstruction occurred in 2002″.
” In fact, the government of Moscow for the period of construction projects moved into this building, your government was moved to this place, “- said D.Bertman, referring to Sergei Sobyanin.
During the ceremony, presidential advisor Vladimir Tolstoy read a greeting President Vladimir Putin.
“Team Moscow builders, engineers, workers, restorers had done a lot of tedious and largely unique work, due to which” Helikon-Opera “will celebrate its new home in the modern complex technical equipment not inferior to the world’s leading venues, “- Putin said in his address.
theater” Helikon-Opera “is located in the estate Shakhovskys-Glebova-Streshnevs on Nikitskaya street. Area amounted to more than 13 thousand sq. M. m.
Complete landscaping streets around the Novodevichy Monastery – Sobyanin
Moscow. November 2. Interfax – Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin visits on Monday morning, the territory around the Novodevichy Monastery, where the completed improvement works carried out in the framework of “My Street”.
“completed a large complex of improvement work around the Novodevichy Monastery. In previous years, were equipped park Novodevichy ponds, Komsomol prospect, Kutuzovsky part in this year’s second part Frunze Embankment finish, completed work on the Khamovniki shaft and the streets around the Novodevichy Monastery, “- said Sobyanin.
“In essence, passed a radical reconstruction, and one of the most iconic places in Moscow – Novodevichy Convent – now is equipped not only inside but also outside of very high-quality lighting, walkways, squares, parks,” – he added.
According to the mayor, left to perform a number of operations. “I hope next year we will complete them,” – said the mayor. In particular, a small square, in Khamovniki, Ostozhenka and Prechistenka street. Within a year or two will be equipped and Luzhniki.
The mayor talked to the locals, who thanked him for his concern about Moscow and Muscovites.
This year, under the “My Street” were carried out work on the improvement of integrated travel and Novodevichy waterfront Luzhnetskaya travel and Frunze Embankment area from the street to St. Andrew’s Khamovniki shaft bridge.
The capacity of the streets has increased by 4 thousand. persons per hour.
Around the Novodevichy Convent was put in order the road, additional landscaping, bike path, curb tiles. Granite stone is laid along the sidewalks, walking along the monastery and cemetery for Luzhnetskaya travel. Listed in order of the facades of 18 buildings, overhead lines shifted wires underground.
The total length of landscaped streets was 3.1 km, and the total area of improvement – 17.6 hectares. In the course of expanded sidewalks, installed new torshernye lamps, benches, urns. Ordered vehicular traffic, including by device pockets parking for 15 cars and parking for 25 coaches. For cyclists equipped track – 700 meters and 26 parking lots.
At present, the improvement of the street Khamovnicheskiy shaft. This will have to relate harmoniously landscaped area around the Novodevichy Monastery from the public spaces in the area of the sports complex “Luzhniki”, dull garden, Gorky Park and the Museon.
This year, the program of “My Street” included 50 streets of Moscow, work has been completed on 34 addresses.
The Historical Museum opened an exhibition “Moscow – The Holy Land of the Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich and Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna “
Moscow. November 2. Interfax – The State Historical Museum on Monday opened an exhibition “Moscow – The Holy Land of the Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich and Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna”.
The exposition has become part of the solemn commemorative events to mark the completion of the anniversary year of the 150th anniversary Birthday Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna (granddaughter of Queen Victoria, the eldest sister of the wife of Nicholas II) and the 110th anniversary of the tragic death of Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich (the fifth son of Alexander II, Moscow Governor-General).
“On the eve of National Unity Day, we open a unique exhibition dedicated to two wonderful people with a tragic fate, whose names are inscribed in the history of Russia as a shining example of serving the people and the country,” – said the Minister of Culture Vladimir Medina at the opening ceremony opening.
According to the minister, familiarity with the exposition would incorporate the history and the best example of selfless devotion and patriotism, and on the eve of National Unity Day “becomes another event that will help every visitor to get acquainted with the roots of the Russian charity, and even better to understand the essence of this phenomenon “.
Mayor Sergei Sobyanin at the opening ceremony said that the Grand Duke was not only a benefactor, but Moscow’s mayor. “These 14 years when Sergey was the Governor-General – this is the era of rapid development of industry in Moscow, the era of rapid construction and political and bloody events in Moscow. And, of course, Sergey made a great contribution to the development of urban traditions and history”, – Sobyanin said.
The mayor said that the Grand Duke was behind the founding of the Historical Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts and the Museum of the city economy. It was during his years in Moscow appeared the first tram depot and other innovative initiatives, his wife founded the Martha and Mary Convent.
Sobyanin thanked the organizers for the opportunity to learn about the history and life of Moscow “a remarkable man.”
The exhibition presents about 400 historical relics – the grand-ducal couple’s personal belongings, their gifts to museums in Moscow, contributions to the Church of the Holy Land, archival documents, photographs, works of fine and decorative art and jewelry. Among them are icons brought Sergei Alexandrovich tab of St. George Cathedral in Cana in 1889, the carpet, embroidered by Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna, and donated grand couple, in 1888 for the consecration of the church of St Mary Magdalene in Gethsemane.
In addition, it presents relics from the tomb of the Grand Duke in the Miracle Monastery – the first time in Russia will be on display cover, made from drawings by the artist Victor Vasnetsov commissioned by the Grand Duchess to the tomb of the Grand Duke. In the center of the exhibition is a replica of memorial cross erected on the site of the death of Grand Duke. In 1918, the monument was demolished and restored only in 80 years the surviving sketches. Rightful place in the exposition took the so-called “Brateevskaya portal” – Royal Gate, made in the first half of the 17th century, in his time in the chapel of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Sergius of Radonezh in the house of governors-general on Tverskaya, 13.
One of the main themes of the exhibition is the work of the Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich, the post of the Moscow governor-general.
The exhibition will be open to visitors from November 3 to 22 February 2016.
The Grand Duke Sergey was killed by a bomb revolutionary Kalyaeva. The Grand Duke was one of the founders and the first chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society. Under the auspices of the grand couple were created in Moscow Historical Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts, art exhibitions, growing collection of museums. The couple laid a tradition of charitable Easter and Christmas markets, flower holidays.
Sobyanin ordered to assist the family of the deceased flight attendant liner A321, which has been a resident of Moscow
Moscow. November 2. Interfax – Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said that one of the flight attendants among those killed in a plane crash in Egypt was from Moscow.
“One flight attendant from Moscow. Two children. I gave the order to provide the necessary assistance from the departments of education, social protection and Prefecture “- Sobyanin wrote on his Twitter on Sunday.
The minimum wage in Moscow increased to 17.3 thousand. rubles
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – The minimum wage from 1 November in the capital increased from 16.5 thous. To 17.3 thous. Rubles per month.
The corresponding additional agreement has been signed between the Government of Moscow, the Moscow associations and unions employers’ associations, have informed “Interfax” in the city administration on Monday.
“So, this is the fourth increase in the minimum wage Muscovites from the beginning of the year: from January 1, the minimum wage was increased to 14.5 thousand rubles. on April 1, up to 15 thousand rubles. on June 1, 16,5 thous. rubles, “- explained to the agency.
The mayor of Moscow has made personnel changes in the government of the city
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has made a number of orders for its personnel changes in the government of the capital, told “Interfax” in the city administration on Monday
So, Sobyanin decision on the civil service adopted by Irina Gordin-Nevmerzhitskaya, she was appointed to the post of first deputy chairman of the State Service of Moscow.
Another order of Sobyanin Deputy Head of Moscow City Competition Policy Vasily Zhukov became the head of contract service department.
On November 2 a post leaves the Deputy Head of Division of activities of Civil Protection Nikolay Smirnov “in connection with the reduction of positions of the civil service of the city”.
Earlier, the Office of the activities of civil protection of the capital was transformed into the Moscow Department for Civil Defense, Emergencies and fire safety.
Poll of renaming the metro station “Voikovskaya” launched the project “active citizen”
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – A survey on the need to rename the station “Voikovskaya” Moscow Metro on Monday launched the project of electronic referendums “active citizen”, the official portal of the mayor and the government of the capital.
“The project participants will decide whether to rename subway station “Voikovskaya” as well as the same name of the railway station and interchange node. Voting in the project will last for three weeks. Muscovites can vote for or against the renaming, delegate these issues to experts and to offer their own versions of the names “- said in a statement.
The issue of renaming the “voykovskoy” put to a referendum by the decision of Sergei Sobyanin. It is noted that experts disagree on whether to rename “Voykovsky”.
“Let’s start with the fact that the metro station” Voikovskaya “never called differently, and its name derives from its proximity to the iron foundry name Voykova . So, we on the one hand, talking about patriotism, defense of our history, and on the other hand, considering the possibility to cut the historical period from 1917 to 1991 and fill this gap emptiness “- quoted the head of the Communist Party in the Moscow City Duma Andrey Klychkov Online Government capital.
In turn, member of the Public Chamber in Moscow, the deputy chairman of the district council of deputies Alexander Zakondyrin Voykovsky believes that you must rename the station for humanitarian reasons.
“perpetuates the memory of a man in cold blood killed small children, is unacceptable for any civilized society. The problem is the possible renaming of the metro station” Voikovskaya “causes heated debates and divides society for the past few decades. The initiative group of residents of the area, which is already long required the renaming, collected more than 6 thousand. signatures in support of this step, “- he said.
The following year, velopolosy organize all over the Boulevard Ring
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – The next velosezone lanes for cyclists will be organized all over the Boulevard Ring in Moscow, the deputy mayor for transportation Maxim Liksutov.
“It is expected that work on the expansion of velopolosy will be continued in the next season, and at the completion of it will cover the entire ring “- quoted M.Liksutova official portal of the mayor and the city government on Monday.
At present, the length of the track is 9 km away. It passes from Nikita to Chistoprudny Boulevard. Bikeways pilot project on the Boulevard Ring appeared in June this year. During the season, the cyclists rode through it 110 thousand. Times.
Today, in Moscow, 190 km of bicycle paths, as well as 300 stations bike rental. It is planned that next year will offer Muscovites also rent electric bicycles.
Technopark will be investment promotion agencies in Moscow – the City
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – The Moscow City Government is interested in developing a network of industrial parks in order to attract more investment to the city, said the head of department of economic policy and the development of the capital Maxim Reshetnikov.
“Our Moscow parks in fact are most interested in attracting investments and in many ways is now changing the system of work. On the one hand, the city gives them a preference, the city is ready to land to offer, and provide risk guarantees. Now, technology parks and techno are our front office that we will promote and fully support ” – said M.Reshetnikov “Interfax”.
According to him, currently is seen interest from developers for the construction of industrial parks.
“Today we already see, and the interests of the developers in the development of land for industrial parks, technology parks. And we will continue to develop the professional management of these territories to become agencies for attracting investments. In this economy, I think we could all turn out, “- said the minister of the Moscow government.
He added that the industrial parks, for its part, must be “extremely active work not only inside, but also outside, to attract investors”.
The full interview is published on the website www.interfax.ru.
Repaired skyscraper on Tinkers Embankment in Moscow will cost about 3.5 billion rubles
Moscow. November 2. Interfax MOSCOW – Tender Committee capital announced a competition with limited participation for the right to sign the contract for the repair of “Stalin skyscrapers” on the waterfront Tinkers and preservation of cultural heritage of regional significance.
According to the documentation available on the official portal of public procurement, the initial the maximum price of the contract is 3 billion 369.8 million rubles. The deadline for applications for participation in the competition – until November 24.
Earlier it was reported that this will be the first major overhaul of the high-rise on Kotelnicheskaya. It is a monument of regional significance “Residential building, 1948-1952 gg., Architect. Chechulin DN Rostkowska AK.”
Scaffolding on the building were installed in June, and until recently, conducted additional research state of the elements of the building. It is expected that the repair will take place without relocation of tenants.
Bank of Russia revoked the license of a Moscow bank Benif
Irkutsk. November 2. Interfax – The Central Bank of Russia revoked the license for banking operations at Benif Bank, based in Moscow, said the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
The license revoked from 2 November.
According to the Central Bank, Benif