Richard III in Russian Theatre at the Twilight of the "Thaw"

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Sokolyansky, Mark;
  • Publisher: Lodz University Press

Richard III was very rarely staged in Russian theatre in tsarist and Stalin’s times, because the story of inhuman tyranny provoked associations with Russian political reality. In the period of the so-called “Thaw” (1954ß1964) the play became very popular in the US... View more
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