Alexander Blok’s 140th anniversary was marked in the UK

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An evening dedicated to one of the most prominent Russian poets, Alexander Blok, took place at the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo in London. The event was presented by the literary and drama group Svoy Variant headed by Margarita Markova. The program of the event included poetry and original songs composed by Igor Woods, Alsu Valeeva, Katya Schneider, and Alexander Filippov, to Blok’s lyrics.

The event was held in compliance with the rules and recommendations of the British government aimed at countering the spread of coronavirus infection