Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Vsevolod Meyerhold by Robert Leach

This book traces the career of the Russian revolutionary theatre director, Vsevolod Meyerhold, from his early years as a founding member of the Moscow Art Theatre with Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko, through his Symbolist period, his experiments with commedia dell'arte and other popular forms, to his demise in the Stalin era. Leach describes in detail Meyerhold's 'system' of theatre: his attitude to the audience, the place of the fore stage, 'biomechanics' and actor training, and the importance of the mise-en-scene. Finally, Leach explores Meyerhold's legacy, which can be detected in the work of Brecht, Eisenstein, Peter Brook and others.

Buy Vsevolod Meyerhold by Robert Leach from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521318433
ISBN-10: 0521318432
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 14mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 26-Feb-1993
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Vsevolod Meyerhold by Robert Leach

Book Reviews - Vsevolod Meyerhold by Robert Leach

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Vsevolod Meyerhold book by Robert Leach and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Robert Leach

Fashion Resource Book: Men by Robert Leach
Paperback, March 2014
$35.96
Revolutionary Theatre by Robert Leach
Paperback, October 2013
$65.69
Theatre Studies: The Basics by Robert Leach
Paperback, July 2013
$26.99
Scottish Borders by Robert Leach
Paperback, July 2013
$19.07