February 7, 2019: in November 2018 German Chekhov scholar Mr. Heinz Setzer and member of the German Chekhov Society (DTG) Mr. Rolf Siegismund from partner city Badenweiler
visited the city of Taganrog to participate in the "German Days" festival
. On January 31-February 2, 2019 Gennady Borodin, member of the Taganrog City Council
returned the visit to Baden holiday resort. The program of his stay included the meeting with Mr. Engler, mayor of Badenweiler
, and attendance at cultural assets, such as the Chekhov monument on Burgberg and the "Tschechow Salon" museum
The 60-year old alderman of Taganrog Duma is known citywide as general director of the community-focused enterprise Polimerprom LLC.
- producer of protectors and safety elements for oil and drill pipes and as a munificent patron of arts. The company has been one of the main sponsors for the 190th anniversary
of Taganrog Chekhov Drama Theater
and for the festival "Defense of Taganrog in 1855"
. Around 40000 visitors are expected to attend the 4th edition of the historical reenactment scheduled for May 17-19, 2019.
The visit of the official delegation from Badenweiler
to Taganrog is expected in September 2019.