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 …

Garry Hynes’ ‘Waiting for Godot’ Will Play at Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival

Garry Hynes’ ‘Waiting for Godot’ Will Play at Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival

Book Culture

Let’s go! We can’t Why not? We’re waiting for Godot. Ah, yes.   This is the repetitive dialogue between Vladimir and Estragon in Irish playwright Sameul Beckett’s Waiting for Godot. The story revolves around two men standing by a tree waiting for a character named Godot (the pronunciation is God-oh). While waiting, the duo talks about many absurd issues, arguing and reconciling, and figuring out games to fill in the time. The absence of this unknown being creates an agitated atmosphere.   Since the script was published in 1952, Waiting for Godot has been put on stage ceaselessly. Now, the Garry Hynes-directed …