Dmitri Hvorostovsky is involved in charity work, despite illness
Dmitri Hvorostovsky, who resumed the concert after a long treatment of brain tumors is involved in charity work. In the year of his career, he has collected 30 million rubles and handed them to seriously ill children.
Recently, Dmitri Hvorostovsky is at the opera house in Ufa. The concert was a charity event: the money from ticket sales went to the treatment of children, mainly oncology patients. In just one year the charity concert activity actor has collected 30 million rubles.
Hvorostovsky did not hide the fact that it is difficult to go on stage. “Now every appearance on the stage for me – the test and win. I even have to force myself to work. But after the show, I feel much better”,- quoted by his website,” Komsomolskaya Pravda”.
Thanks to the fans opera singer seems to forget about the problems and he actively communicates with fans and signing autographs for everyone. But on the eve singer fell ill: it was necessary to cancel the press conference and a master class with students of the Ufa Academy of Arts, the newspaper notes.
In Ufa Hvorostovsky has arrived in advance, everywhere he was accompanied by the wife Florence. “This is my guardian angel. Next I do not care about anything “, – said the actor. He stressed that he would like to give charity concerts in other cities. “I hope I will have enough time for it. I have four children, and I know that parents feel when their loved ones suffer. It is our duty to help children, it is the most important thing”,- said the golden baritone.
This is the third concert, which Hvorostovsky began in Russian cities with Elina Garanca. At the beginning of 2016 the actor plans to perform in his hometown – Krasnoyarsk.
About the illness of Hvorostovsky we wrote earlier. In the summer, doctors discovered that he had cancer of the brain in the third stage. According to the singer, after intensive treatment tumor shrank. Now he is assigned to the therapy in February 2016.