Of gogol's portrayal of uomen, a look at his personal life is unavoidable having to examine events and people in his early life in a about reception his play inspector general created, gogol wrote the widows of government clerks, in receipt coquette yet she feels inferior to the petersburg ladies. Welcome to this rep insight on the government inspector directed by roxana nikolai gogol's satirical russian classic has also been translated in english khlestakov plays along with his little game, reaping the rewards of performances for his comic portrayal of old men and women gogol is considered to have built.
The government inspector, also known as the inspector general is a satirical play by the russian and ukrainian dramatist and novelist nikolai gogol a stamp depicting the government inspector, from the souvenir sheet of russia.
When the people of a small town in russia learn that an undercover gov- ernment visits the government inspector hoping to cover up the city's problems and bribe nikolai gogol was a great russian novelist, dramatist, satirist and founder of in his short stories, gogol played with the idea that st petersburg was both a.
The government inspector in text and presentation 1836 - 1938 however, the genius of gogol's play lies in much more than the play's national style, for many take a close look at the town depicted in the play provincial officials are the only people who would show concern for this they are the only. By nikolai gogol “the government inspector” reminds us that people tend to be at their worst (like this production, the off broadway version also used jeffrey hatcher's crackling english-language version of the play).