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'

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

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Also by Nicholas Wright:

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

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