Cordelia Lynn's

Three Sisters

Cordelia Lynn

Georgia Green

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.

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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.

Creative Team

Georgia Green

Charlotte Henery

Lighting Designer
Laura Howard

Sound Designer
Callum Watson

Movement Director
Adi Gortler


Irina Sergeyevna
Anita Adam-Gabay

Nikolay Lvovich Tuzenbach
Daniel Bradley

Olga Sergeyevna
Josie Capone

Natasha Ivanovna
Mackenzie Larsen

Fyodor Ilyich Kulygin
James Lyon

Alexander Ignatevich Vershinin
Calum Maclean

Masha Sergeyevna
Yasmine Meaden

Vasily Vasilevich Solyony
Ashley O’Brien

Anfisa / Vladimir
Kathrine Payne

Ferapont / Alexey (Little Alex)
Peik Sirén

Andrey Sergeyevna
George Solomou

Ivan Romanovich Chebutykin
Florian Stuendel

Production Team

Production Manager
Josette Shipp

Stage Manager
Emma Kaas Andersen

Technical Stage Managers
Kit Fowler
Cerys Wylie

Chief LX
Harry Masters

Dep. Chief/Programmer
Emily Compton

Production Carpenter
Lucas Harle

Production Sound Engineer
Sam Maslin

Costume Supervisor
Olivia Weltz

Live Streaming Manager 
Fintan Beirne

Live Streaming Supervisor 
Joe Tomlinson