Journal of fundamental and applied researches

The structural features of the European theatre of the absurd

2022. №1, pp. 166-169

Trunilina Marina I. - Senior Lecturer, Astrakhan State University, Astrakhan, Russia,

Chursina Olga V. - Candidate of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor, Astrakhan State University, Astrakhan, Russia,

The article examines the structure in the plays of the Theatre of the Absurd. In the Theater of the Absurd, the main ways of organizing the artistic world are circular structure, recursi on, violation of cause-and-effect relationships, word absurd, puns. Alogism is becoming one of the main ways of organizing the artistic world. The material of the research is the plays "The Bald Singer" by EugГЁne Ionesco and "Waiting for Godot" by Samuel Beckett.

Key words: Theater of the Absurd, Samuel Beckett, Eug, circular structure, recursion, alogism