The winners of the national program “Person of the year 2017” in the nomination “New generation of the year.”
Irina Govorukha writer, blogger, journalist.
The most significant achievements in Your professional activities in 2017: Written two new books “Vocalise No. 3” and “Khamsin”. This brand-new stories about women and their lives, in which the answers to the questions of several generations and definitely a happy ending.
A successful theatrical and dramatic experiment: show the play “the Sentence is not subject to orgasm” on the stage of the Caribbean Club gathers a full house and became the new format, linking theatre and reality shows. Launch education project for beginners “Mr. & Mrs. Books”. In this master class, connected experience of business and creativity. Today there is little to write a good book, need to get to know readers.
Your “Formula for success»: Doing a little more than can. At least one offer. To one thought. For one second. My success formula is a daily battle with laziness. Daily temptation and resistance to temptation. Wrestling with his Ego for the sake of creativity. For the birth of new stories. The secret – all difficult tasks to do before noon.
Who did You dream to become in childhood? In childhood I dreamed of becoming a ballerina and to dance Giselle in “Metropolitan Opera”. Then a surgeon-cardiologist, masterfully operating on two tables. Later a pianist, performing the waltz C sharp minor Chopin. Only after thirty the thought came to be a writer and be sure to take a photo, like Agatha Christie. Then where it for the typewriter with two strings of pearls looks up, trying to catch the elusive thought. And around the piles of books.
Do You have a dream that is not yet fulfilled?: I want to conduct the author’s program on radio. It may be “Reflections on life with Irina Govorukha” or “Everything I know about love.” And I want to write books for children: the magical story about fairies. And the first reader will be my baby that will be born.
To be successful today does it mean?: Means to be implemented and to reach their potential. To do everything possible and impossible.
Your favourite saying?: I like the idea Paulo Coelho: “If you want something, all the universe will help make your desire come true”.
If happiness is not in money, then what?: My happiness in love and in the implementation itself. Money is only one resource and not the most important. In the first place the energy on the second time.
Keep the phrase “Give me a fulcrum… and I’ll write your best novel. Large as “War and peace”. Deep, like “one Hundred years of solitude”. Mystical, like “the Master and Margarita”. Wise, like “the old man and the sea”. This is the book that will disassemble on citations. Which will read our children’s children.
What trait is Your biggest flaw?: Emotionalism. Crying where everyone laughs, worry about what do not worry and see what others don’t see.
What dish is able to cheer You up? Siberian dumplings, discovered in a French restaurant menu.
Do You have a favorite book?: Favorite books change with me. It is now the Roman Guzel Agenoy “zulaikha opens his eyes”.
Who of historical figures You could be friends with if I were his contemporary? This list can be endless. Of course, with Moses, Plato, Aristotle and Copernicus. With all the men that changed the world. With all the geniuses, to reveal the secrets of our planet.
What wonder of the world You would like to move to your hometown? That it symbolized? I would’ve brought the famous Palace of love Taj Mahal, as a reminder of the need to love now, not tomorrow. Appreciate those who are near and not to dream those out of reach.
If You have discovered a new planet, how would You call it? That the planet already exists. But where only I know my husband Andrew. Her name Andira – in honor of our love that once flared in the night sky.
Imagine that You came to visit the President of America asking you to show Ukraine. Where would You invite him to the tour?: We went to Lviv. Would drink coffee from “Kopalni”, would eat the famous Lviv cheesecake and went to the pharmacy “Under black eagle”. Then in Pereyaslav-Khmel’nyts’kyi Museum under the open sky. In Odessa the Potemkin stairs. A snack would leave Kiev with Vladimir’s hill, St. Andrew’s descent and the Opera house.
What do You consider your greatest achievement in life, and what is the biggest mistake?: The main achievement is the fact that found themselves in the literature. The main mistake that so late.
What is the lesson for You is the best rest?: Journeys. It is primarily new experiences, new stories, new history. From every country I bring a story, a tale or a dozen essays. After each flight on the pad, leaves a thumbnail of the passengers and the stewards. From any airport stand dozens of new images and character types.
Lesya Nikityuk, TV host.
Your achievements in 2017: Member of the Comedy show “the League of Laughter”, “Evening Kiev”, “Evening quarter”. The author and host of the show “Les Zdesya” and “Around M”. Over the 6 seasons of “the eagle and Reshka” has visited more than 100 countries. Included in the TOP 7 bloggers of Ukraine on activity of the audience and reitingus LiveDune. Nominee Cosmopolitan Awards as the best TV presenter, Finalist award “Naucratius” by the magazine Viva.
Your life motto: I Want, I Can Do! Strive for the impossible and get high.
Who did You dream to become in childhood?: The singer and business lady))
Do You have a dream that is not yet fulfilled? To build the parents a house!
To be successful today is… be yourself to keep up with the times!
Your favourite saying?: To be interesting to someone, you first need to become interesting for yourself!
If happiness is not in money, then what? Happiness to the dear and close people who are always there! And money is paper!
Whom in this life You jealous? People who live to be 120 130ти years!
What trait is Your biggest flaw?: Short temper and forgetfulness.
What dish is able to cheer You up? French croissant with chocolate.
Do You have a favorite book?: Robinson Crusoe.
Who of historical figures You could be friends with if I were his contemporary?: With Roksolana.
What wonder of the world You would like to move to your hometown? That it symbolized?: Statue of Christ the Redeemer – the symbol of love and Peace on earth.
If You have discovered a new planet, how would You call it?: Planet of the Heavenly hundred.
Imagine that You came to visit the President of America asking you to show Ukraine. Where would You invite him to the tour? First in Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, then at the Kiev perepichka, and further on the script – Kamenetz-Podolsk, Lviv, and, of course, Khmelnitsky!
What do You consider your greatest achievement in life?: His career, over which a lot of work!
What is the lesson for You is the best rest?: Journeys!
Eugene Khmara compositor, pianist. The owner of the Hollywood award improvisers and the status of Yamaha Artist.
The most significant achievements in Your professional activities in 2017: Received the prestigious international status of Yamaha Artist. Holders of this title in the world – Sir Elton John and Justin Timberlake. Among the Ukrainians is the only representative. Held the third all-Ukrainian tour of “the Wheel of life” show in Kiev. The release of the third Studio album “white piano”. Support many social and charitable projects. Together with the Association of Social Organizations “Social protection” held a series of concerts for children and people with special needs “Musica scho Slu”.
Your life motto: Dream multiplied by the work, gives the result.
Who did You dream to become in childhood?: Airman. Fulfilled my childhood dream – I was sitting at the controls of a real aircraft company Antonov as co-pilot. We began to cooperate with the company “Antonov”, and all the videos produced by the plant, presentation of new models of aircraft, I voiced my music.
Do You have a dream that is not yet fulfilled?: I’m talking music! My main dream and goal in life to reach the top courts of the world, such as the Royal Albert Hall in London, and to have declared – is a Ukrainian musician, Ukrainian music Eugene Khmara.
To be successful today is… To do what you love. Burn what you are doing. To live his vocation.
Your favourite saying? According to your faith be it unto you.
If happiness is not in money, then what? Happiness in the simple things. Around us are people, in the smile of a child, in your favorite business. In the eyes of relatives and friends. Happiness in each of us. We live in a material world without money is almost impossible. But money does not make people happy, the money is given opportunities to implement ideas and desires and who is able to use this sincerely happy people.
Keep the phrase “Give me a fulcrum and I... Capable of much. There is no limit to our capabilities. It would wish))
Whom in this life You jealous?: It’s hard to say, but coveting someone? I’m always drawn to communicate with people who have achieved a lot. People who are happy who have realized their dreams. And most of these people were a stimulus for me. Proof that nothing is impossible in this world.
What trait is Your biggest flaw?: Laziness. Like most, I guess. But that’s what I can say. This question should be addressed to my environment! Most likely, there will be points more))
What dish is able to cheer You up?: Asparagus. Red borsch. Shrimp, though, because they look ridiculous.
Do You have a favorite book?: Since my childhood I love science fiction. It helps to visualize what you dream, what dream or what is impossible in our material world. Favorite book V. Zeland – Transerfing Reality.
Who of historical figures You could be friends with if I were his contemporary?: J. S. Bach
What wonder of the world You would like to move to your hometown? That it symbolized?: I’d like to transfer wonderful in the understanding of Ukraine, the roads of Europe in my native Kiev)) but seriously, the Pyramid. Always attracted that they are inextricably linked with the Cosmos and the mysterious and unsolved mystery.
If You have discovered a new planet, how would You call it?: I would call it in honor of his wife Darya!
Imagine that You came to visit the President of America asking you to show Ukraine. Where would You invite him to the tour?: Skirt. Andrew’s Descent. St. Andrew’s Church. I was born on the hem and for me it is a place of power. And actually, I think Kiev is a very beautiful city and I would not have time to show and tell all.
What do You consider your greatest achievement in life, and what is the biggest mistake? My biggest achievement is my family. My son. The ability to create, doing what he loved. All our mistakes are the experience, the knowledge Bank.
What is the lesson for You is the best rest? Best time with family. We love to walk with my son in Kiev parks. If we talk about the vacation, then a trip to a warm region, where sea, sun and palm trees)) Although I’m an avid skier, like to be worn on snow-covered slopes, but more I love the heat.