Swansong

Cast: 2m

Staging: simple staging

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

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
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)

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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