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And so, day after day for the winter months. The restrooms artists should steamship purity. This will require a large number of workers, and we must give it first.Men's and women's restrooms should be different floors, with separate male and female lobby for common gatherings backstage and for receiving guests. It is necessary to put a piano, a library, a large table for newspapers and books, chess. Entrance to the upper plateau, in galoshes, fur coats and hats strictly prohibited.Women are not allowed wearing hats indoors theater. Here after is harvested decent room adapted for intelligent life, you can bring the actors to meet strict requirements. We talked then about the ethics of art, and its decisions recorded in the minutes of individual phrases and aphorisms.For example: "There are no small roles, there are small actors." Or: "Today Hamlet, tomorrow statistician, but as an extra he must be an artist ..." "The poet, artist, painter, tailor, work serve the same purpose, the set is therefore based on the play." "Any violation of the creative life of the theater a crime.""Being late, laziness, caprice, hysteria, bad temper, lack of knowledge of the role, the need to repeat twice the same thing equally harmful to the cause and should be iskorenyaemy." At the same meeting it was decided that we create about people's theater with the same objectives and the plans as Ostrovsky dreamed.To promote this idea, it was decided to make a public reports filed with the respective statements by the Moscow City Duma, and so on. N.Subsequently, we performed precisely this decision, but it turned out that the repertoire of folk theater was so limited censorship that by opening people's theater, we would have been forced to narrow down our very artistic tasks. Then it was decided to make our theater "public."The first historic meeting with our NemirovichemDanchenko, which had a decisive importance for the future of the theater began at two o'clock and ended the next morning at eight o'clock. Thus, it lasted without interruption for eighteen hours.But we come to an agreement on all major issues and came to the conclusion that we can work together. Prior to the opening of the theater, t. E. Until the fall of 1898, there were still a lot of time: one year and four months. Nevertheless, we got down to business immediately.It was decided that during the coming year Vladimir acquainted with artists of my cup, the Company's art and literature, and I was with his disciples, scheduled for the future company. The film Slave Dream
.And, indeed, no school play in the Philharmonic Society did not pass without my presence, just the same as any one of my statement did not pass without watching and criticism of Vladimir Ivanovich. Criticizing and not afraid to speak and listen to the truth, we know each other mutually, actors and so on.Along the way, he discussed the future structure of the company and the administration before the opening of the Moscow Art Theatre's first season with the approaching mandatory daily performances, which had to be procured at any price has become during the summer months.