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LOGOS A Journal, of Religion, Philosophy, Comparative Cultural Studies and Art


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Logos 107

:.  Lukas Alsys
        Kaunas University of Applied sciences, Lithuania

Junior Opus



Acting Goals and Aims under Influence of Socialist Realism

The article provides new insights into the principles of the methodology of actor training developed by Konstantin Stanislavsky compared with new official wave of art in the Soviet Union - socialist realism. The article explores what was required of actors as they created roles. Why K. Stanislavskis' system was chosen as the main methodological approach is analyzed, and the features of socialist realism acting are revealed by analyzing the roles of the early Soviet era created on the stages of Lithuanian theatres.


Key Words: Stanislavsky, socialist realism, acting, discourse, propaganda, revisionism of history


The journal "LOGOS" is mainly devoted to scholarly studies in all areas of philosophy.
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