The President of Russia Vladimir Putin visited the performance «Don’t Leave your Planet» starring Konstantin Khabenskiy and Yuri Bashmet at the Grand Opening of the Xth Winter International Art Festival in Sochi directed by Yuri Bashmet. The Festival will last till February, 26th.
After the performance the President met Konstantin Khabenskiy and Yuri Bashmet backstage to thank them for the performance.
On December, 2nd, 2016 the President marked that more and more of the Russians prefer «the clever and full of content spare time». According to the President more than 39 000 000 Russians attend to theaters every year.