Ada Rogovtseva, the outstanding Ukrainian theatre actress, was urgently put into intensive care – right after she played on stage in Dnipro city, southeastern Ukraine. The actress felt sick after the performance, and they took her to hospital.
It turned out she had pneumonia. However, the doctors said nothing threatens her life now and she’s having rest.
Rogovtseva’s colleagues continued to perform without her, as the troupe is on tour across several Ukrainian cities. Her daughter, Kateryna Stepankova, is also with the troupe now.
Ada Rogovtseva is well-known Ukrainian actress who has performed in a lot of films and theatre plays over her long-lasting career. The People’s Artist of Ukraine and Hero of Ukraine, she is also known as loyal supporter of the Ukrainian army; she collected USD 2,000 to fund treatment of the wounded soldiers.