Mayakovsky’s Dialogue with His Mother (video of theatre performance)

Above: Short excerpt from ‘Mayakovsky’s Dialogue with His Mother’ a play by Nina Zivancevic performed at the Poets Theatre Festival, St. Marks Poetry Project, La Mama Theatre, New York, May 1989, with William Considine as Mayakovsky and Nina Zivancevic as his mother. Directed by Bob Holman.

Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky (Влади́мир Влади́мирович Маяко́вский) was a Russian and Soviet poet, playwright, artist and stage and film actor. He is among the foremost representatives of early-20th century Russian Futurism.