The Carne Studio Theatre
Saturday 4 December at 7:45pm*
Monday 6 December at 2:15pm
Tuesday 7 December at 7:45pm
Wednesday 8 December at 2:15pm**
Thursday 9 December at 7:45pm
* Opening night of this run was livestreamed.
** The performance on Wed 8 Dec was a relaxed performance. Find out more.
About the show
In a room in a house in a provincial town, three sisters wait for their lives to begin. Olga, the eldest. Masha, the middle child. Irina, the youngest.
Cordelia Lynn's version of Chekhov's Three Sisters, from a literal translation by Helen Rappaport.
The running time is 2 hours 45 minutes, including an interval of 15 minutes.
Cordelia Lynn is a playwright whose plays include: Love and Other Acts of Violence (Donmar Warehouse, London, 2021); Hedda Tesman, after Henrik Ibsen (Headlong / Chichester Festival Theatre / The Lowry, 2019); a version of Chekhov's Three Sisters (Almeida Theatre, London, 2019); Lela & Co. (Royal Court Theatre, London, 2015); Believers Anonymous (Rosemary Branch Theatre, 2012); and After the War, which has been performed in venues around the UK and abroad.
She was the recipient of the 2017 Pinter Commission for a new play at the Royal Court Theatre.
Georgia Green is a director and writer.
As director her work includes Human Animals (Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama), Twelfth Night (ALRA), Parliament Square (Rose Bruford), OUTSIDE: Three new plays by Kalungi Ssebandeke, Sonali Bhattacharyya and Zoe Cooper (Orange Tree Theatre), Blue Stockings (LAMDA), You Got Older (LAMDA), The Mikvah Project (Orange Tree Theatre/ Stage Debut Nominated).
As assistant/associate director:
Dirty Crusty (Yard Theatre), Amsterdam (ATC/Orange Tree Theatre, TR Plymouth), Out of Water, The Double Dealer (Orange Tree Theatre), Zog (Rose Theatre Kingston/Freckle Productions/ Kneehigh).
Contains adult themes, suicide references and scenes of a distressing nature including grief and death.
Nikolay Lvovich Tuzenbach
Fyodor Ilyich Kulygin
Alexander Ignatevich Vershinin
Vasily Vasilevich Solyony
Anfisa / Vladimir
Ferapont / Alexey (Little Alex)
Ivan Romanovich Chebutykin
Emma Kaas Andersen
Technical Stage Managers
Production Sound Engineer
Live Streaming Manager
Live Streaming Supervisor