Date of Birth: 11/14/1923
Hrachya Ghaplanyan born on November 14 1923 in the village Gyargyar Armenian SSR, near Gyumri, in a working class family, one of those who founded the Leninakan textile mill.
In 1935, he noticed in the school initiative, was invited to the Young People`s Theatre for children`s roles. In 1940 he graduated from Yerevan Ghaplanyan drama school.
From 1937 to 1950, with a break at the time of the Great Patriotic War, he worked as an actor, and then devoted himself to directing the activities. He participated in the Great Patriotic War.
In 1952, two years was sent to Moscow for training in the Art Theater, where he has worked as an assistant director at the MN Kedrov in productions of "Summer residents" Gorky and "Aurora Volley" MV Bolshintsov and M. E. Chiaureli.
From 1953 to 1956 and from 1959 to 1962 he worked as the chief director of the Yerevan Theater of Young Spectators. From 1956 to 1959 theater rabotalrezhiss