Tag Archives: Anton Chekhov

Uncle Vanya

“An act of deconstruction designed to exhume the living energies of Chekhov’s writing from under the heavy weight of ‘masterpiece topsoil.’” –Robert Brustein, American…

The Three Sisters

“Mamet’s ear is famously impeccable, the dialogue is always authentic and convincing”…[This adaptation] will help to undermine our silly critical notions of “definitive” Chekhov….

Ivanov

“A richly intelligent rethink of a play.” –Michael Billington, The Guardian

Cherry Orchard, The (Mamet)

‘mamet the adaptor has turned Chekhov’s Cherry Orchard into a Mamet play. Mamet’s ear is famously impeccable, the dialogue is always authentic and convincing”….