Swansong
Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

Swansong

By Anton Chekhov Translated by Stephen Mulrine
Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

A comic duologue about a melancholy old actor perked up by memories of past glories.

This translation by Chekhov expert Stephen Mulrine is published in the collection Chekhov: Shorts.

Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

Also by Anton Chekhov:

Chekhov on Theatre
Chekhov: Four Plays
The Cherry Orchard (Drama Classic)
Uncle Vanya (Drama Classics)
On the Evils of Tobacco
Seagull
Chekhov's Three Sisters and Woolf's Orlando
Three Sisters (Drama Classics)
A Tragic Figure
The Seagull (Drama Classics)
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)
Three Sisters
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Lynn)
Chekhov: Shorts
Three Sisters
The Wedding
The Cherry Orchard
The Bear
The Seagull
Uncle Vanya (Chekhov / McPherson)
The Cherry Orchard
Ivanov
Uncle Vanya (Chekhov/Baker)
The Proposal

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

Ibsen: Three Plays
The Wild Duck
Three Sisters (Drama Classics)
The Seagull (Drama Classics)
The Proposal
Chekhov on Theatre
Chekhov: Shorts
Cinzano & Smirnova's Birthday
The Servant of Two Masters
An Enemy of the People
The Game Of Love And Chance
Six Characters in Search of an Author (Drama Classics)
On the Evils of Tobacco
Ivanov
The Cherry Orchard (Drama Classic)
Summerfolk
The Bear
Uncle Vanya (Drama Classics)
Ghosts (Drama Classic)
Children of the Sun
The Misanthrope
The Government Inspector
Chekhov: Four Plays
The Dance of Death (Drama Classic)
John Gabriel Borkman
The Marriage of Figaro
A Tragic Figure
The Wedding

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