Murad Ismiyev, a student of secondary school No. 26, passed the selection tests with reading an excerpt from Mikhail Zoshchenko’s story “Case History”, the press service of the Ministry of Education and Science of Dagestan reports.

The semi-finals of the “Live Classics” will be held on May 14 at the Artek International Children’s Center. 30 participants from different regions of the country reached the semi-finals, including a schoolboy from Makhachkala. 15 of them will make it to the final.

The winners of the season will be 5 people. They will perform at the beginning of June at the Red Square festival in the super final of the competition together with the winners of the international final of Live Classics.

In the summer of 2022, participants in the Living Classics competition from 15 regions of Russia will be able to take part in the All-Russian Day of Reading Aloud event.