The Publick Theatre at Christian Herter Park
July 3-September 7
Preview Week Performances July 3-6
Performed in Repertory with Hay Fever
"...The cadences reflect the juxtaposition of passion and randomness one associates with Chekhov... the staging ably balances the play's angst and absurdity, making one wonder, once again, whether it wasn't really Chekhov who invented the human..." --The Phoenix
"...Arciniegas sees to it that everyone on the stage is engaged in the scene... Employing his own new American English conversational style translation... [he] succeeds in making the play both understandable and accessible..." Broadwayworld.com
Anton Chekhov’s classic emerges, in the premiere of an original translation by Diego Arciniegas, as a timely, complex and dark comedy, wrapped tightly within tendons of unrequited love, irony, jealousy, regret and artistic ambition.