It is with great sadness we announce the death of a young actor.
The 38 year old Evgenia Sergeevich Kulesh died after being crushed by a part of the Bolshoi Theatre set, during a set change. The accident which occurred during a performance of Sadko, an Opera by the Russian composer Nikolai Rimskey-Korsakov. He was crushed in a fatal on -stage accident while performing. It happened on Saturday October 9, 20221
According to reports, the curtains was closed by the theatre officials the moment the the accident happened and the show was called off afterwards. Forensic experts soon trooped to the theatre and the Russian Investigative Committee said it was looking into the accident.