Off Broadway Production of ‘Three Sisters’ Cast

Off Broadway Production of ‘Three Sisters’ Cast

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Anton Chekhov’s play, Three Sisters, is coming to Broadway. The play was originally written in 1900, and it centers on a conflict between illusions and reality, as well as three sisters who aren’t capable of changing their lives, but instead are squandering them in a provincial town. The very first performance of the play took place at the Moscow Art Theater and it is considered one of Chekhov’s best plays. Now, it is being adapted into an off Broadway production by Sam Gold, who will be the director. Clare Barron will be writing the screenplay. Image via Amazon The actresses …

Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac to Star in Chekhov ‘Three Sisters’

Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac to Star in Chekhov ‘Three Sisters’

Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac are going to star in a production of Anton Chekhov’s Three Sisters.     Written in 1900 and first performed in 1901 at the Moscow Art Theatre, this infamous Chekhov play follows Olga,  the twenty-eight-year-old matriarchal figure of the Prozorov family, Masha, the twenty-three-year-old sister and young mother, and Irina, the twenty-year-old sister who is convinced she is an adult and deserves to be treated as such. They are used to living life as a cultural elite, but a storm is on the horizon in the form of a revolution. Where will they land? A play about family …