Wilson Center Experts

Murray Frame

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Lecturer, Department of History, University of Dundee, Scotland
Wilson Center Project(s):
Theater and Civil Society in Russia

Project Summary

the 1882 Russian government’s rationale for abolishing the court theatre monopoly the new private theatres’ contributions to the theory and practice of civil society development of the burgeoning Russian theatre into an organized profession in the 1890s role of theatres in the 1905 revolution, when their cumulative impact on public life can be measured