Yelena GOGOLEVA, USSR Dramatic actress, State Academy Maly Theater, Moscow, since 1918. Popular Artist of USSR since 1949; Chairman, Central Commission for Cultural Direction of USSR Armed Forces. three Stalin Prizes 1947, 1948, 1949; two orders; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1948.
GOGOLEVA, Yelena was born in 1900.
1918 graduated School of Music and Drama, Moscow Philarmonic Society.
Portrays romantic heroines in classic repertoire and negative female types in Soviet realist repertoire. 1960 elected member of the Central Committee, Trade-Union of Cultural Workers. Main roles: Sofiya in “Gore ot uma” (Woe from Wit).
Lady Macbeth in “Macbeth”. Princess Eboli in “Don Carlos”. Nadezhda in “Varvary” (The Barbarians).
Lidiya in “Beshenye dengi” (Easy Money). Negina in “Talanty i poklonniki” (Talents and Admirers). Larisa in “Bcspridanitsa” (Girl Without a Dowry).
Panova in “Lyubov Yarovaya”. Esmeralda in “Notre Dame”.