From Theater to Cinematography: Creative Search of Les Kurbas

UDC 791.43.01 Violeta Demeshchenko Institute for Сultural Research of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, Кyiv. ORСID 0000-0001-8296-4628 DOI: https://doi.org/10.37627/2311-9489-18-2020-2.109-119 Keywords: performing arts, directing, theater, cinema, creative method, new theater, theatrical aesthetics, constructivism. Abstract. The article examines the artistic path and creative pursuits of Les Kurbas, the Ukrainian and soviet director, who undoubtedly remains…Continue reading From Theater to Cinematography: Creative Search of Les Kurbas

“East”—“West”: Interaction of Theatre Cultures

UDC 792.03.07:82-2 Violeta Demeshchenko Institute for Сultural Research of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, Кyiv. ORСID 0000-0001-8296-4628 DOI: https://doi.org/10.37627/2311-9489-15-2019-1.90-96 Keywords: culture, theatrical culture, directing, drama, performance, theatre history, aesthetics of the theatre. Abstract. This article examines the issues of interaction and mutual influence of theatre cultures of the “West” and “East”, which at…Continue reading “East”—“West”: Interaction of Theatre Cultures

Oriental Motives in the Aesthetics of the New Theater of Gordon Craig

UDC 792.03.07:82-2 Violeta DemeshchenkoInstitute for Cultural Research of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, Kyiv.ORCID 0000-0001-8296-4628 DOI: https://doi.org/10.37627/2311-9489-14-2018-2.68-78 Keywords: theatre, directing, oriental theatre, performance, Japanese engraving, scenography, symbolism, puppet. Abstract. The article is an attempt to rethink the creativity of a well-known English director, artist, screenwriter and journalist Gordon Craig who, in his professional…Continue reading Oriental Motives in the Aesthetics of the New Theater of Gordon Craig