Russian Theater in the Early 20th Century Online
Advisor: Pavel Dmitriev
• Number of titles: 13
• Languages used: Russian
• Title list available
• MARC records available
• Location of originals: the National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg
This collection of theater periodicals provides a detailed picture of metropolitan and provincial Russian theater, and reflects the cultural life in Russia at the turn of the 20th century. These periodicals contain sharp-tongued articles, reviews, theater repertoires, librettos, documentary materials, announcements and advertisements. This collection is a unique source for a wide range of scholars in the fields of history, cultural studies, theater history and sociology, and provides a unique opportunity to savor the distinctive atmosphere of the period revered as Russia’s Silver Age.