won the award for his performance as Philippe II in Adrian Noble’s
production of Verdi’s Don Carlos
at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. A Golden Mask
award is one of the highest honours in the Russian opera and theatre scene and was presented to the Russian bass
by internationally renowned stage director Dmitri Bertman at the ceremony on Saturday night (18 April) at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theatre. Congratulations Dmitri!