Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)
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'

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:

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

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Also by Nicholas Wright:

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

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