Theater, Culture of Russia

About Russian Theater

Russian theaterThe peak of theatrical art fell occurred in the 20th century especially its second half. The theatrical repertoire included more and more plays by Russian authors - Ostrovsky, Chekhov, Gorky. In 1898 Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Art Theater was established (now the Moscow Arts Theater). The main feature of Moscow Arts Theater was democratism and innovation. World’s famous became the system of actor’s work at his/her role designed Stanislavsky. The era spawned a galaxy of outstanding artists. After the revolution new forms of stage expression were introduced in the theaters of Meyerhold and Vakhtangov.