DADASYAN Zhirayr

Chief Program Director of “Shant” TV

Date and Place of Birth: March 27, 1964, Sos village, Mountainous Karabagh

Education/Major:

1981-1985 Armenian Kh. Abovian Pedagogical Institute; department of culture;
drama director

Career:

2004 (November)-present chief program director of “Shant” TV

2004 art director of “AR” TV

2001-2004 art director of “Hayrenik TV”

1996-2000 program director of “Shoghakat” studio

1998 art director of Yerevan State Pantomime Theatre

1994-1998 drama director of State Pantomime Theatre

1987-1994 director of child programs of Armenian State TV and Radio

1985-1987 military service

1981-1985 actor of pantomime theatre

Prizes/Awards:

2000 “Artavazd” award of RA Drama Actors Union for “Flowers of Evil” play

2000 first place for “Pantomime clips on spiritual theme” at First International
TV and Movie Forum (Yalta)

Publications: “Shant”, “AR”, “Hayrenik TV”, “Shoghakat”

Languages: Armenian, Russian

Marital Status: married, a son

Contact Information:

Apt. 11, 1/1 Totovents str., Yerevan, Armenia

Tel. (374 91) 42 63 89 (mob.)

E-mail: dadasyan@yahoo.com