HomeNewsNews for November 2015November, 24 Vice-Prime Minister of Culture of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kirilenko visited Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater.

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November, 24 Vice-Prime Minister of Culture of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kirilenko visited Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater.

November, 24 Vice-Prime Minister of Culture of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kirilenko visited Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, where he met the chiefs of the art and culture establishments, as well as with educational ones which are under supervision of Ministry of Culture of Ukraine.

 

 

The meeting dealt with the procedure of the contest for filling positions of creative and administrative staff.

The Minister said : “Today the contest for filling the position of General Director of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater has been announced. I promise the contest will be limpid, public and without violations.”

It was also discussed the issues of maintaining schools of culture and art under supervision of Ministry of Culture of Ukraine, preserving the title of Honoured and People's Artist of Ukraine, provide full support to the displaced people from the area of the ATO.

 It was spoken about the importance of international, intrastate cultural dialogue - the project "Bessarabian dialogue" and about the Days of Culture of Israel in Ukraine (Kiev-Uman-Odessa).

“Since December,10 the Days of Culture of Israel will be celebrated in Ukraine. A set of affairs are planned in Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater. There will be the  representatives of the Ministry of Culture of both countries. Israel is a country with which we have much in common: it is not only history, culture and economics, but military relationships as well. Israeli help our soldiers with psychological rehabilitation, medical assistance, etc. "- stressed Vyacheslav Kirilenko.”

The financial aid to art and cultural establishments that are under supervision of Ministry of Culture and their structural repairs were discussed.

General Director of Odessa Opera House Nadezhda Babich:

“To save our theater building in a good condition, it is necessary to provide funds in the budget annually, which would allow to carry out the necessary work to support the architectural masterpieces in a good condition. So we not only preserve a monument of national cultural importance, but we will also save state funds. "

 

V. Kirilenko: "I will do my best."