Bogdanov 'saved Theatr Clwyd'
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Michael Bogdanov's contribution to Theatr Clwyd in Mold

The British theatre, film and opera director Michael Bogdanov has died at the age of 78 while on holiday with friends, his publicist has confirmed.

Bogdanov, born in Neath, south Wales, died of a heart attack on Sunday.

He was known for his work with new plays, modern reinterpretations of Shakespeare, musicals and works for young people.

Tamara Harvey, artistic director of Theatr Clwyd said he had helped steer the Mold-based theatre through difficult times, while Pat Nelder remembers Bogdanov when he worked for him as technical manager.

  • 18 Apr
  • From the section Wales
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