The Cherry Orchard
Paperback, 216 pages ISBN: 9781559364843Publication Date:
10 Dec 2015
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99
First Staged:
1904

The Cherry Orchard

By Anton Chekhov Translated by Richard Nelson, Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky

Paperback £16.99

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A unique edition of Chekhov's heartrending masterpiece in a brilliant translation by a world-renowned team of translators.

There have always been two versions of Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard: the one with which we are all familiar, staged by Konstantin Stanislavsky at the Moscow Art Theatre in 1904, and the one Chekhov had originally envisioned.

Now, for the first time, both are available and published here in a single volume in translations by the renowned playwright Richard Nelson, and Richard Peavar and Larissa Volokhonsky, the foremost contemporary translators of classic Russian literature. Shedding new light on this most revered play, the translators reconstructed the script Chekhov first submitted and all of the changes he made prior to rehearsal. The result is a major event in the publishing of Chekhov's canon.

'Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English' The New Yorker

Paperback, 216 pages ISBN: 9781559364843Publication Date:
10 Dec 2015
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

The Apple Family
Rodney's Wife
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
A Month in the Country
The Seagull
Strictly Dishonourable and other lost American plays
The Inspector
The Gabriels

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Also by Richard Pevear:

The Inspector
The Seagull
A Month in the Country
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
The Seagull
A Month in the Country
The Inspector

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