About Anton Chekhov the exhibition will be held in the of glavarkhiv Moskvy

Photos: Moscow 24/Anton Velikzhanin

In the capital to mark the 160th anniversary of birth of Russian writer Anton Chekhov, informs a portal of the mayor and government of Moscow. In the Main archival administration of the capital will host the exhibition dedicated to the life of the writer. It will work for free until April 15.

the exhibition will show unique materials related to the life and work of the classic. For example, you will see the entry on the marriage of Chekhov and Olga Knipper. You will get acquainted with the document of assignment writer the title of County doctor.

the exhibition will show early publication classic press, a painting of his brother of the painter Nikolai Chekhov and renowned cartoonist Michael Chemodanova with which an aspiring writer collaborated in the magazines “Light and shadows” and “Alarm clock”.

a Separate section of the exhibition will be devoted to cooperation with the Chekhov Moscow art theater and its founders Konstantin Stanislavsky and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko. Among the exhibits – playbills, programs and tickets for performances.

the Exposition will be divided into thematic blocks: “the Czechs in the cinema”, “the Czechs in music”, “Productions of Chekhov’s works in a Moscow theater, International theatre festivals of a name of Chekhov in Moscow”.

in Addition, on the occasion of the birthday of the writer “Moscow e-school” has prepared a crossword puzzle and a quiz where you can learn interesting facts of his biography.

Earlier it was reported that dozens of events dedicated to 160 anniversary of the birth of Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, have prepared for Muscovites the Metropolitan cultural centres and libraries. A special program will go in Moscow from 29 January to 25 February. It is designed for both children and adults. Planned dozens of events: literary evening, watching your favorite film adaptations, theatrical performances, quizzes, lectures

the cinema network “Moschino” free will show films based on the works of Anton Chekhov. To see the pictures will be from 27 January to 2 February.

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