chapter  10
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Novgorod-Seversky enterprise: the art of the provocation

Not refl ected in Vakhtangov’s accounts of the Novgorod-Seversky escapade are the daily details of the enterprise. These details, not published until very recently, shed important light on how Vakhtangov orchestrated the success of the trip, and achieved the “Stanislavskian” sincerity and truthfulness of life onstage.