Died theatrical make-up artist and honored artist of Russia Nikolai Maximov. He was 90 years old.

On the death of the artist, officials said the theater Et Сеtera, reports RIA Novosti. According to the interlocutor of the Agency, he was “an equal partner in all productions.”

When I started my theater, Nikolai Mitrofanovich come together with us to build a new theatre. He was a soul mate, companion, enthusiast. He was a man of the highest theatrical culture, a huge knowledge, — said the art Director of theatre Alexander Kalyagin.

Wrote, Director of the State academic Vakhtangov theatre Kirill KROK expressed the opinion that theatres need to think about the monetization of performances that they begin to show for free online after the introduction of bans on mass events in connection with the pandemic coronavirus.