A film about the anniversary of Mark Osipovich Reisen, one of the great basses of Russia. 1 hour - M. Reisen talks about the artist's vocation, recalls his roles; arrives at the Bolshoi Theater, makes up, puts on Gremin's costume. 2 hours - M. Reisen sings the part of Gremin in the opera "Eugene Onegin". Theater artists greet the hero of the day; among them - T.A. Milashkina.