Swansong

Cast: 2m

Staging: simple staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £30 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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.

Cast: 2m

Staging:simple staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £30 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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