a Single star in the sky of the Mariinsky theatre became less. Quite unexpectedly passed away, the brilliant bass-baritone
Papageno in die zauberflöte, Escamillo in Carmen, Ruslan in “Ruslan and Ludmila”, Figaro, don Giovanni… Dozens of vivid images brought on stage, Edward Tsang, and more could play in 37 years, the life of an Opera singer in her Prime.
Scary words today threw his friend Vladimiron the page “in contact”
“my friend Died, soloist of the Mariinsky theatre Edward Tsang… Very difficult to speak, to breathe, to think.. I was mad at him today that won’t answer your calls, I wrote him a text message. We were supposed to meet today at the “Christmas tale”. At Christmas we were with his son and a friend shot our dash, he asked me to shoot a . I suggested next time, to which he replied: today, next time may not be! And just announced that he is no more. He was only 37 years old…”
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the Actor felt ill the day before and even walked out of rehearsal. Probably think: a cold, you just have to lie down. What happened in fact, not yet known, too little time has passed to draw conclusions.
Perhaps my heart was pounding.
For family and all fans of art is an irreplaceable loss.
the actor was scheduled for several performances. Now they will have to either cancel or replace other productions.
Photos: page “contact” Vladimir Kuzmin
At the Mariinsky theatre confirmed the sad news.
His name on the poster and the words “poet Edward Tsang” always guarantee success.
the Mariinsky theatre was for the singer home. Native, after the Nizhny Novgorod Conservatoire, he enrolled in the Academy of young of the Mariinsky theatre, and since 2008, joined the Opera company.
Everyone who knew Edward, I Express my condolences:
“It’s sad when such young and talented people leave us so early.”
“great soul man he was!”
In the official obituary of the Mariinsky theatre said:
“In the repertoire of the artist – more than 30 of the major parties. He has participated in world premieres of works by Rodion– “left-Handed” and “a Christmas tale”.
.In the composition of the Opera troupe of the Mariinsky theatre Eduard tsanga has toured in, , cities , South , and . He performed the role of Leandro in the Opera “Love for three oranges” at the Teatro real ( ), as well as in AIX-EN- ( ) and .
the Mariinsky theatre brings sincere condolences to the family and friends of Edward Collet. I grieve with you.”