Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)

Cast: 5f 9m

Staging: 1 exterior, 2 interior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854597557Publication Date:
6 Aug 2003
Size: 200mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
National Theatre, London, 2003

Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)

By Anton Chekhov Translated by Nicholas Wright

Paperback £10.99£8.79

Nicholas Wright's version of Chekhov's masterpiece, in which four young people are left stranded in a provincial backwater following the death of their father. They focus their dreams on returning to Moscow, a city remembered through the eyes of childhood as a place where happiness may just be possible.

This version of Three Sisters was first staged at the National Theatre, London, in 2003.

Press Quotes

'More than any Three Sisters I recall, it contrasts laughter with what comes after: hope and delight with frustration and disillusion... Extremely moving - and wholly Chekhovian'

The Times

'Beautifully poetic... A Chekhov to cherish'

Telegraph

Cast: 5f 9m

Staging:1 exterior, 2 interior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854597557Publication Date:
6 Aug 2003
Size: 200mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Nicholas Wright:

The Reporter
Vincent in Brixton
Cressida
Rattigan's Nijinsky
One Fine Day
Mrs Klein
Naked
The Custom of the Country
Lulu
Thérèse Raquin (Zola/Wright)
The Slaves of Solitude (stage version)
Regeneration (stage version)
8 Hotels
The Last of the Duchess
The Desert Air
His Dark Materials (stage version)
Travelling Light
Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
Treetops
John Gabriel Borkman

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