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Klavdiya Nikolaevna YELANSKAYA

actress , Moscow Arts Theater , since 1924

Klavdiya YELANSKAYA, USSR Actress, Moscow Arts Theater, since 1924. Member, Arts Council, Moscow Arts Theater; Popular Artist of USSR since 1948. Stalin Prize, 1952; two orders; medals.

Background

YELANSKAYA, Klavdiya was born in 1898.

Education

Graduated 2nd Moscow Arts Theater.

Career

Roles: Sofiya in Griboedov’s “Gore ot uma” (Woe From Wit). Elina in Hamsun’s “U vrat tsarstva” (At the Gates of the Kingdom). Olga in Chekhov's “Tri sestry” (Three Sisters).

Tsaritsa Irina in A. Tolstoy's “Tsar Fedor loanovich”. Title role in K. Trenev’s “Lyubov Yarovaya”. Kharitonova in K. Simonov’s “Russkie lyudi” (Russian People).

Katyusha Maslova in L. Tolstoy's “Voskresenie” (Resurrection). Also acts in films and gives concert readings.