Related Content

Related Overviews

Anton Chekhov (1860—1904) Russian dramatist and short-story writer

Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863—1938) Russian theatre director and actor

Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko (1858—1943)

Maxim Gorky (1868—1936) Russian writer and revolutionary

See all related overviews in Oxford Reference »


More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Performing arts
  • Theatre


Show Summary Details


Moscow Art Theatre

Quick Reference

Famous theatre, now dedicated to Maxim Gorky, founded by Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko in 1898. It soon gave a successful production of Chekhov's The Seagull, which had recently failed at another ...

Subjects: Performing artsTheatre

Reference entries

View all reference entries »