Three Sisters
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

By Anton Chekhov Translated by Nicholas Wright

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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:

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

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Also by Nicholas Wright:

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

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