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M. Mussorgskys "Boris Godunov" as It Is Interpreted by A. Tarkovsky and R. Lloyd

Zhang Hui
The Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia

Submitted: 08.07.2020.
Abstract. The research objectives are as follows: to analyze the conception of A. Tarkovskys famous 1983 production, to discover specificity of the stage directors vision and to identify ways of Boris Godunovs image scenic implementation, to reveal originality of the principal artist R. Lloyds interpretation of the Russian tsars image and to clarify the singers motives to reconsider this interpretation at the Mariinsky Theatre in 1990. Scientific originality of the study involves a comprehensive analysis of Boris Godunovs image interpretation suggested by A. Tarkovsky and R. Lloyd. The conclusion is made that worldwide popularity of A. Tarkovskys artistic conception is conditioned by its musical and poetical symbolism, the artists intention to implement such an important idea as an individuals helplessness in the face of history and spontaneous forces of peoples wrath.
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