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Fire at the Maryinski

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#1 Pamela Moberg

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Posted 05 September 2003 - 02:36 PM

Just saw on the news here that there has been a blaze at the Mariinski warehouse for scenery and costumes. The entire building was in flames and it could be assumed that nothing could be saved. I do pity the company, they are really struggling economically now - how about insurance in a country like that - another
nail in the coffin of a wonderful company. Hope it will be sorted out somehow and some generous nation will help. Wouldnt be surprised if it was arson.

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Posted 05 September 2003 - 02:55 PM

Thanks, Pamela. We had an earlier report on this that's posted in the Kirov forum. I'm going to close this thread, so we don't have two discussions going on.

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