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Anton Chekhov News

Also Credited As:
  • Anton Pavlovitch Chekhov

  • Date Of Birth:
    January 29, 1860
    Date Of Death:
    April 15, 1904 (44)
    Birth Place:
    Taganrog, RUSSIA
    Gender:
    Male
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    Cherie Gil Leads Reimagined Chekhov's Masterwork THE CHERRY ORCHARD, 2/20-3/15Cherie Gil Leads Reimagined Chekhov's Masterwork THE CHERRY ORCHARD, 2/20-3/15
    by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 21, 2015

    Theater and film actress Cherie Gil ('Master Class,' 'Full Gallop') makes her Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) debut via theater director-scenic designer Loy Arcenas ('Corpus Christi,' 'Love! Valour! Compassion!') and playwright Rody Vera's ('The Merchant of Venice,' 'D' Wonder Twins of Boac') reimagining of Anton Chekhov's masterwork 'The Cherry Orchard,' now titled 'Arbol de Fuego,' a flowering tree that bears no fruit, which frames the main entrance to the nearly bankrupt estate Balay Dako in Negros Occidental, Southern Philippines, during the '70s. (more...)

    Antaeus Welcomes Ana Rose O'Halloran as New Executive DirectorAntaeus Welcomes Ana Rose O'Halloran as New Executive Director
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

    The Antaeus Company, L.A.'s classical theater ensemble, has chosen Ana Rose O'Halloran to take the reins as executive director beginning January 22. (more...)

    Columbia Stages to Present David Eldridge's FESTEN, 1/28-31Columbia Stages to Present David Eldridge's FESTEN, 1/28-31
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2015

    Columbia Stages is proud to present FESTEN, a dark comedy by British playwright David Eldridge. Adapted from the 1998 Danish film of the same name, FESTEN depicts the story of a family ravaged by secrets, twisted accusations, and unbearable wounds. (more...)

    Cygnet Theatre Announces Season 13 LineupCygnet Theatre Announces Season 13 Lineup
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2015

    Cygnet Theatre has announced a Season 13 lineup featuring seven productions sure to take audiences on a rollicking theatrical journey. Adding a new creative influence to the season will be Cygnet's most recent addition, Rob Lutfy, who has been appointed as Cygnet's Associate Artistic Director and will start in the summer. (more...)

    Oscar Nominees Mary McDonnell & David Strathairn Will Lead THE CHERRY ORCHARD at People's LightOscar Nominees Mary McDonnell & David Strathairn Will Lead THE CHERRY ORCHARD at People's Light
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

    People's Light continues its 40th Anniversary Season with The Cherry Orchard. Academy Award nominees Mary McDonnell and David Strathairn join People's Light company artists in Emily Mann's acclaimed adaptation of Chekhov's masterwork directed by Abigail Adams. People's Light is located at 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. For tickets, call 610.644.3500 or visit Peopleslight.org. (more...)

    Michael Urie, Richard Kind & More Set for The Pearl's Inaugural MODERN/CLASSICS ReadingsMichael Urie, Richard Kind & More Set for The Pearl's Inaugural MODERN/CLASSICS Readings
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

    New York's home for the Classics announces its inaugural exploration of what modern language brings to timeless stories. With 12 days of readings and discussions, The Pearl's Resident Acting Company and three contemporary playwrights will investigate the power of language, the fortitude of classic stories, and the tricky role of the adapter in tackling these often-told tales. (more...)

    The Hypocrites Set Cast for THREE SISTERS, Beginning in April at The Den TheatreThe Hypocrites Set Cast for THREE SISTERS, Beginning in April at The Den Theatre
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2015

    The Hypocrites have announced casting for the final production of their 2014-15 season, Anton Chekhov's heartbreaking comedy THREE SISTERS, directed by Company Member Geoff Button*, playing April 17 - June 6, 2015 at their new home, The Den Theatre Mainstage, 1329-1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are available at ?www.the-hypocrites.com. (more...)

    Gulfshore Playhouse to Open Spring 2015 Season with VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKEGulfshore Playhouse to Open Spring 2015 Season with VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

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    YOUTH + BLOOD + ROSES Set for Venus/Adonis FestivalYOUTH + BLOOD + ROSES Set for Venus/Adonis Festival
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

    On January 15th, 17th, and 18th, 2015, Youth + Blood + Roses, a new play by Michael Joel, will make its New York debut as part of the Venus/Adonis Theater Festival. The play features Aryana Sedarati, Jeremy Landes, Kaitlin Overton, David Acosta, Katie Frazer, and is assisted directed by Mike McQuade. (more...)

    PHOTO: First Look - Natalie Portman Stars in Upcoming Western JANE GOT A GUNPHOTO: First Look - Natalie Portman Stars in Upcoming Western JANE GOT A GUN
    by Movies News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

    Relativity Media has shared a first look at Natalie Portman Gavin O'Connor 's upcoming western JANE GOT A GUN. Ewan McGregor, Joel Edgerton, Noah Emmerich and Rodrigo Santoro also star in the film set to hit theaters on September 4, 2015. (more...)

    East Lynne Theater Company's NYC Fundraiser Set for Next MonthEast Lynne Theater Company's NYC Fundraiser Set for Next Month
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2014

    On Sunday, January 25, Elizabeth and Stuart Hodes are hosting their annual fundraiser for the award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company at 3:00 p.m. in their home located at the corner of 31st Street and Lexington Avenue in Manhattan. (more...)

    DMT Presents Regional Premiere of Tracy Lett's Adaptation of Three SistersDMT Presents Regional Premiere of Tracy Lett's Adaptation of Three Sisters
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2014

    The Douglas Morrisson Theatre is excited to announce the regional premiere of Anton Chekhov's THREE SISTERS in a new version by playwright-actor Tracy Letts, Feb. 12-Mar. 8. (more...)

    The Hideout Theatre Presents NOTHING & EVERYTHING 11/08-12/20The Hideout Theatre Presents NOTHING & EVERYTHING 11/08-12/20
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

    The Hideout Theatre presents Nothing and Everything, a title inspired by the common reaction of the plays of legendary playwright Anton Chekhov, Nov. 8-Dec. 20. (more...)

    Plays (and Players) Within PlaysPlays (and Players) Within Plays
    by Roundabout Theatre Company - Dec 10, 2014

    The Real Thing can be seen within a tradition of plays about theatre artists, and it uses the device of the 'play-within-a-play' to raise questions about the nature of 'reality.' What better way to explore the relationships between a playwright and the two actresses with whom he shares his life? (more...)

    BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with Stage and Screen Legend Vanessa RedgraveBWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with Stage and Screen Legend Vanessa Redgrave
    by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Dec 7, 2014

    Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for an filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the union actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen. The most recent conversation featured stage and screen legend Vanessa Redgrave, moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge. Check out the full interview below! (more...)

    Garret Storms Reprises Role in THE SANTALAND DIARIES at WaterTower Theatre, Now thru 12/28Garret Storms Reprises Role in THE SANTALAND DIARIES at WaterTower Theatre, Now thru 12/28
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2014

    Garret Storms reprises his performance as David (Crumpet the Elf) in the WaterTower Theatre production of the David Sedaris holiday season comedy The Santaland Diaries, tonight, December 5 to 28, 2014, in the Studio Theatre at the Addison Theatre and Conference Centre. Kelsey Leigh Ervi returns to direct. (more...)

    Pulitzer-Winning Playwright Annie Baker Appears for FANNY AND ALEXANDER at the IFC Center TodayPulitzer-Winning Playwright Annie Baker Appears for FANNY AND ALEXANDER at the IFC Center Today
    by Movies News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

    Acclaimed playwright Annie Baker will appear in person today, December 4, at the IFC Center movie theater in New York to present and discuss a 35mm print of a personal favorite, FANNY AND ALEXANDER, a film that helped spark her Pulitzer Prize-winning play The Flick. (more...)

    Pulitzer-Winning Playwright Annie Baker to Appear for FANNY AND ALEXANDER at the IFC Center, 12/4Pulitzer-Winning Playwright Annie Baker to Appear for FANNY AND ALEXANDER at the IFC Center, 12/4
    by Movies News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

    Acclaimed playwright Annie Baker will appear in person this Thursday, December 4, at the IFC Center movie theater in New York to present and discuss a 35mm print of a personal favorite, FANNY AND ALEXANDER, a film that helped spark her Pulitzer Prize-winning play The Flick. (more...)

    Bedlam Adds Additional Performances to SENSE & SENSIBILITY's RunBedlam Adds Additional Performances to SENSE & SENSIBILITY's Run
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

    Due to popular demand BEDLAM is adding three more performances of Jane Austen's Sense & Sensibility adapted by Kate Hamill. Sense & Sensibility is currently playing in rep with a production of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull adapted by Anya Reiss now through December 21 at the Sheen Center (18 Bleecker Street, NYC). The added performances for Sense & Sensibility are Sunday, December 7 at 2pm, Tuesday, December 16 at 8pm, and Sunday, December 21 at 2pm. Tickets can be purchased by calling Ovation Tix at (866) 811-4111 and online at www.theatrebedlam.org (more...)

    World Premiere of POSSUM CARCASS Continues Theatre of NOTE's 2014 Season, Now thru 1/10World Premiere of POSSUM CARCASS Continues Theatre of NOTE's 2014 Season, Now thru 1/10
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

    Theatre of NOTE continues its 2014 season with the World Premiere of POSSUM CARCASS, written by David Bucci and directed by Alina Phelan. (more...)

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