People´s Artist of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic.
Born in Moscow.
Graduated from the directing faculty of the State Institute of Theatre Art in 1952
Has worked as a stage director at the Kiev Academic Russian Lesya
Ukrainka Drama Theatre.
Since 1958 she has been a stage director (and from 1978 – 1980 – principal stage director) at the Kiev Academic Shevchenko Opera and
Ballet Theatre. Has taught at the Kiev State Karpenko-Kariy Institute
of Theatre Art since 1969, and was made a professor of the faculty of
directing in 1976.
Has written scripts for her own films.