Chekhov in Yalta

Chekhov in Yalta
$23.95
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Code: PSFNY-10183
Author: J. Driver & J. Haddow
ISBN/EAN: 573690057

Product Information

  • 7m, 4f
  • Full Length Play
  • Comedy
  • Confined in his villa at Yalta by illness in April of 1900, Chekhov receives a delightful visit by the Moscow Art Theatre.
  • They have embarked on a provincial tour with the express purpose of persuading Chekhov to give them his latest play.
  • Noteworthy characters include Stanislavski, Valdmir Nemirovich Danchenko, Gorky, Ivan Bunin and actress Olga Knipper who Chekhov, a confirmed bachelor, contemplates marrying even as he acknowledges his advancing consumption.
  • The play is criss crossed with amorous triangles, battles of ego, high spirits and melancholic languor reminiscent of Chekhov's work.

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