Merited Artist of the Republic of Armenia (2006). From 1976 - 1981 he studied at the Yerevan State Institute of Foreign Languages. V. Bryusov at the Faculty of Russian Language and Literature. After graduation, he worked as a teacher of Russian language and literature in the city of Oshakan, Armenia. In 1976 he received an offer from the Chamber Theater, where he served for 15 years. In 1991, together with Ruben Jaginyan and Karen Ghazaryan, he founded the company CHARM, the director of which is to this day.