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Author Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904.

Title The Cherry Orchard, and Other Plays
Published Auckland : Floating Press, 1916
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Description 1 online resource (377 pages)
Contents Title; Contents; Introduction; On The High Road; The Proposal; The Wedding; The Bear; A Tragedian In Spite Of Himself; The Anniversary; The Three Sisters; The Cherry Orchard
Summary The Cherry Orchard is Russian playwright Anton Chekhov's last play. It premiered at the Moscow Art Theatre 17 January 1904 in a production directed by Constantin Stanislavski. Chekhov intended this play as a comedy and it does contain some elements of farce; however, Stanislavski insisted on directing the play as a tragedy. Since this initial production, directors have had to contend with the dual nature of this play. The play concerns an aristocratic Russian woman and her family as they return to the family's estate (which includes a large and well-known cherry orchard) just before it is auct
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Subject Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. VishnevyÄ­ sad. English.
Form Electronic book
Author West, Julius, 1891-1918.
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