Caricature of Meyerhold throttling GogolFrom The Director's Prism: E. T. A. Hoffmann and the Russian Theatrical Avant-Garde by Dassia N. Posner
- Newsclipping from the magazine Life and Art
Leningrad, from October 5, 1926.
(Looking at the Season)
To the Meyerhold Theatre. 8
Forty thousand volts, it’s true!
Today Meyerhold grasped
Inspector General so fast
That he all but parsed it in two.