the Russians will be able to obtain vouchers for transferred due coronavirus cultural events, reported by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko at a meeting of President Vladimir Putin with the leaders of culture. Mr. Chernyshenko said that the surcharge in this case is not required.

“people will Have now two possibilities: either to obtain money for events that were cancelled during a pandemic, or, if excursion, a concert or a play is transferred to another date, when all is well, use a voucher for this service, but on a different date and, most importantly, without the any additional payments,” — said Deputy Prime Minister (quoted by “RIA Novosti”).

He noted that this became possible thanks to the instructions of the President. According to Dmitry Chernyshenko, once the region will emerge from the mode of increased readiness, the organization would have another six months to give citizens money for the canceled event.

the Ministry of culture expects the reopening of cultural institutions in September, in some regions early. Visitors to the theatres on the recommendation of the CPS will be seated in a staggered manner for compliance with social distance.

the Sale of tickets will start on August 1. Most of the theaters on July 15 will be “collective vacation”.