Zaitsev Alexey Nikiforovich Born on March 28, 1939. In 1963 he graduated from the BV Shchukin Theater School (course of LM Shikhmatov and IM Rapoport). He worked in the Moscow Pushkin Drama Theaters, they. KS Stanislavsky, Taganka Theater, Theater. Mossovet. From the end of the 70s he staged unofficial performances (and performed the main roles) based on the plays of Ionesco, Pinter and other playwrights of the theater of the absurd. He worked in the theater studio "Mel". He died on May 26, 2018. He was buried in the village of Petryaevka, near the town of Dzerzhinsk, Nizhny Novgorod Region.