Swansong

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.

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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