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Konstantin Stanislavsky

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

1863–1938)

Russian actor, director, and theoretician. He co-founded the Moscow Art Theatre (1898) and his theories later formed a basis for the development of ‘method’ acting.

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Konstantin Stanislavsky

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

1863–1938)

Russian actor, director, and theoretician. He co-founded the Moscow Art Theatre (1898) and his theories later formed a basis for the development of ‘method’ acting.

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin (1863–1938)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 334 words.

Russian actor, director, and theoretician. He co-founded the Moscow Art Theatre (1898) and his theories later formed a basis for the development of ‘method’ acting....

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin Sergeyevich (1863–1938)

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 308 words.

(1863–1938)

Russian theatre director, best known as the ‘father’ of so-called ‘method acting’ (Hollywood devotees include Marlon

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin Sergeyevich (1863–1938)

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 306 words.

best known as the ‘father’ of so-called ‘method acting’ (Hollywood devotees include Marlon Brando, James Dean, and Paul

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Stanislavsky Konstantin Sergeivich (1863–1938)

Phyllis Hartnoll and Peter Found.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 300 words.

(1863–1938),

Russian actor, director, and teacher of acting. He had already had some experience in the theatre when

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Stanislavsky [Alekseyev], Konstantin (5 Jan. 1863)

Nick Worrall.

in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 1162 words.

(b. Moscow, 5 Jan. 1863; d. Moscow, 7 Aug. 1938)

Actor, director, teacher and theorist.

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin (1863–1938)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 172 words.

The famous Russian theorist, who co‐founded the Moscow Art Theatre, promoted theories of realistic, psychologically probing acting that discarded

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin Sergeevich (1863–1938)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 289 words.

Russian actor-director, closely associated with Chekhov, whose ‘system’ of acting—designed to balance the actor's inner experience of his role

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Stanislavsky (Alekseev), Konstantin Sergeevich (1863–1938)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 298 words.

closely associated with *Chekhov, whose ‘system’ of acting—designed to balance the actor’s inner experience of his role with

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin (1863–1938)

in The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 840 words.

(1863–1938)

Russian actor and director, the most influential theorist of modern *acting. Stanislavsky changed his name

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin (1863–1938)

Cynthia Marsh.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 1176 words.

(1863–1938)

Russian actor and director, perhaps the most influential theorist of acting in the twentieth century. Stanislavsky changed

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin (1863–1938)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 50 words.

Russian actor, director, and teacher. Stanislavsky's theory of drama, as described in My Life In Art (1924), stressed

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Stanislavsky, Konstantin Sergeyevich (1863 - 1938), theatre and opera director, actor, theorist

Paul Sheren.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 678 words.

(b Moscow, 5/17 Jan 1863; d Moscow, 7 Aug 1938). Russian theatre and opera director, actor and theorist. He directed and performed in operettas in his family’s private theatre and prepared...

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Moscow Arts Theatre

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 230 words.

Founded in 1898 by the actor and theatre director Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863–1938) and the playwright and theatre director ...

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Logan, Joshua (5 Oct 1908)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 293 words.

After studying at Princeton University and with Konstantin Stanislavsky in Moscow, he was one of the founding members of the

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Moscow Arts Theatre

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 516 words.

Founded in 1898 by the actor and theatre director Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863–1938) and the playwright and theatre director ...

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Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich (1860–1904)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 76 words.

who worked closely with Konstantin Stanislavsky at the Moscow Art Theatre. His major plays, The Seagull (1896),

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Moscow Art Theatre

in Dictionary Plus Performing Arts

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 82 words.

Innovative theatre company, founded in 1897 by Konstantin Stanislavsky and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko to create performances that achieved greater authenticity than

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Moscow Art Theatre

Felicia Hardison Londré.

in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 513 words.

An all-night conversation in June 1897 between Konstantin Stanislavsky and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko led to the founding of the MAT with

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Sergey Lemeshyov

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(b Knyazevo, Tver’ province, 27 June/10 July 1902; d Moscow, 26 June 1977).

Russian tenor. He studied at the Moscow Conservatory and with Konstantin Stanislavsky at the Bol'shoy...

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