August

by  Anton Chekhov, Julian Mitchell

Full Length Play, Drama  /  7m, 4f

Chekhov's eloquent study of languid Russian landowners has been transposed by Julian Mitchell to Victorian north Wales in this stunning adaptation, which dispenses with many of the alienating Russian principles - confusing patronymics - and theatrica…

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Chekhov's eloquent study of languid Russian landowners has been transposed by Julian Mitchell to Victorian north Wales in this stunning adaptation, which dispenses with many of the alienating Russian principles - confusing patronymics - and theatrical clichés - birch forests and samovars - that characterize most modern British productions.
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  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Setting: A terrace, a dining-room, a drawing-room, a bedroom. Period late Victorian

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7m, 4f
M7 (middle age, old) F4 (20s, old)
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Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov (29 January 1860– 15 July 1904) was a Russian playwright and short story writer, who is considered to be one of the greatest writers of short fiction in history. His career as a playwright produced four classics and his best short stories are held in high esteem. Chekhov practiced as a medical doctor thro ...

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