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Theatrical art of soviet Ukraine

Les Kurbas 1930sTheatre born of the October revolution.

 

As the event which gave the biggest impulse to social progress this century, the October Socialist Revolution of 1917 ushered in a new era in the development of world culture. For the Ukrainian people the Revolution opened broad horizons for artistic endeavour and the development of their national theatrical art. Tire Ukrainian theatre today has become a component and inseparable part of Soviet theatre, an organic unity which is multinational in form and internationalist in spirit. It is a theatre appropriate to a new historical community — the Soviet people, whoso representatives speak different languages, and successfully draw on the most precious features and traditions of the culture and mores of every people of our country.

 

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