The day before, while visiting the Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater, the Head of State Alexander Lukashenko stated the need to actively promote the national accomplishments of Belarusians. The President got acquainted with the exhibition of the 8 works of nominees for the State Prize in Literature, Art and Architecture. After the Head of State had a warm dialogue with figures of art, the stage of the Bolshoi Theater hosted a presentation concert, which featured musical numbers whose authors and performers were nominated for the State Prize. According to the Belarusian leader, there is an opportunity to encourage each nominee.