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On Stage: from Russia, with pride

For the last 30 years, Alla Sergeyevna Demidova has been one of Russia’s preeminent actresses. She has a round, distinctly Russian face whose almond-shaped gray eyes reflect one minute the elegance and distance befitting a leading lady who has played Gertrude in Hamlet and Renevskaya in The Cherry Orchard, the next minute the warmth and […]