Comscore

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
    Anton Chekhov News Feeds
    Harold Clurman Lab Theater Sets 2015 Season: MACBETH, UNCLE VANYA & MoreHarold Clurman Lab Theater Sets 2015 Season: MACBETH, UNCLE VANYA & More
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

    The Harold Clurman Lab Theater, the professional wing of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting New York City and the Art of Acting Studio Los Angeles, is proud to announce its 2015 season: Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov, directed by Tom Oppenheim, will open on February 5th, 2015 in New York; a contemporary play directed by Don K. Williams, will open Janaury 22nd, 2015 in Los Angeles; Macbeth by William Shakespeare, directed by Don K. Williams, will open in May of 2015 in Los Angeles; a world premiere of a new play, developed by the Harold Clurman Playwrights Division, will open in June of 2015 in New York; and Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov, directed by Tom Oppenheim, will open in September of 2015 in New York. (more...)

    BWW Reviews: Pop Culture Classic CURL UP AND DYE Still a Relevant Discourse on Race and GenderBWW Reviews: Pop Culture Classic CURL UP AND DYE Still a Relevant Discourse on Race and Gender
    by David Fick - Nov 14, 2014

    CURL UP AND DYE emerges as a still relevant piece of theatre some 25 years after its original premiere. Every issue that the play serves up - from racism and the systematic abuse of women to prostitution and the scourge of drugs and alcohol - still haunts this country. It may not be one of the classic greats, but it certainly is a pop culture staple of the South African theatre landscape. (more...)

    STUPID F#CKING BIRD Begins 11/14 at Ringwald TheatreSTUPID F#CKING BIRD Begins 11/14 at Ringwald Theatre
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

    Aaron Posner's Stupid Fucking Bird, a "sort of" adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, makes its Michigan premiere beginning November 14 at Ferndale's The Ringwald Theatre. After previous productions played in Washington, D.C., Chicago, and Los Angeles to great acclaim, The Ringwald is honored to bring the play to Detroit. (more...)

    World Premiere of POSSUM CARCASS to Continue Theatre of NOTE's 2014 Season, 12/2-1/10World Premiere of POSSUM CARCASS to Continue Theatre of NOTE's 2014 Season, 12/2-1/10
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 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...)

    Rooney Mara to Star in Film Adaptation of Olivier Award-Winning Play BLACKBIRDRooney Mara to Star in Film Adaptation of Olivier Award-Winning Play BLACKBIRD
    by Movies News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

    Jean Doumanian Productions announced today that the Academy AwardŽ nominee Rooney Mara (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) and Ben Mendelsohn (The Place Beyond the Pines) will star in the upcoming film, Blackbird (more...)

    Garret Storms to Reprise Role in THE SANTALAND DIARIES at WaterTower Theatre, 12/5-28Garret Storms to Reprise Role in THE SANTALAND DIARIES at WaterTower Theatre, 12/5-28
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 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, December 5 to 28, 2014, in the Studio Theatre at the Addison Theatre and Conference Centre. Kelsey Leigh Ervi returns to direct. (more...)

    WaterTower to Stage SEXY LAUNDRY, 1/31-2/22WaterTower to Stage SEXY LAUNDRY, 1/31-2/22
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

    WaterTower Theatre Producing Artistic Director Terry Martin today announced its production of the Michele Riml comedy Sexy Laundry, directed by Terry Martin, Jan. 31 - Feb. 22, 2015 in the Studio Theatre. Sexy Laundry is part of the new Discover Series in the Studio Theatre. (more...)

    WaterTower Theatre to Present O'KEEFFE! in The Studio Theatre, 4/25-5/17WaterTower Theatre to Present O'KEEFFE! in The Studio Theatre, 4/25-5/17
    by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

    WaterTower Theatre Producing Artistic Director Terry Martin today announced its presentation of O'KEEFFE!, April 25 - May 17, 2015 in the Studio Theatre. (more...)

    Sexual Comedy THE OPEN COUPLE for Alexander Bar Upstairs Theatre from 10 NovemberSexual Comedy THE OPEN COUPLE for Alexander Bar Upstairs Theatre from 10 November
    by - Nov 3, 2014

    Dario Fo and Franca Rame's 1983 comedy THE OPEN COUPLE opens at Alexander Bar's Upstairs Theatre this November following its excellently received run at Nicholas Ellenbogen's intimate Rosebank Theatre in May as a double-bill alongside DIE BUFFEL, an Afrikaans adaptation of Anton Chekhov's THE BEAR. (more...)

    Bedlam Theatre Company's THE SEAGULL and SENSE & SENSIBILITY Begin Performances TonightBedlam Theatre Company's THE SEAGULL and SENSE & SENSIBILITY Begin Performances Tonight
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

    Previews begin tonight, Friday, October 31, for Bedlam Theatre company's productions of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull adapted by Anya Reiss and Jane Austen's Sense & Sensibility adapted by Kate Hamill. The repertory pair will play as part of the inaugural season at the Sheen Center (18 Bleecker Street, NYC) through December 22. The Seagull will officially opening on November 9th and Sense and Sensibility on November 10th. Tickets can be purchased by calling Ovation Tix at (866) 811-4111 and online at www.theatrebedlam.org. (more...)

    Real or Not Real? Meet the Full Cast of THE REAL THING, Opening Tonight on Broadway!Real or Not Real? Meet the Full Cast of THE REAL THING, Opening Tonight on Broadway!
    by Meet the Cast - Oct 30, 2014

    Roundabout Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play, The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as 'Henry' and Maggie Gyllenhaal as 'Annie' in their Broadway debuts; Cynthia Nixon as 'Charlotte' and Josh Hamilton as 'Max.' The Real Thing officially opens tonight, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. Scroll down to learn more about the full cast and watch interviews with the company below! (more...)

    Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces New Board MembersPalm Beach Dramaworks Announces New Board Members
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

    Palm Beach Dramaworks is pleased to announce that Mark Perlberg and Lee Wolf have been elected to its Board of Directors. In addition, former Board members Shari Santell and Donald Silpe are now on the Honorary Board. (more...)

    Graduate Ensemble Opens Season with Anton Chekhov's THE THREE SISTERS, 11/12-22Graduate Ensemble Opens Season with Anton Chekhov's THE THREE SISTERS, 11/12-22
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

    The Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House MFA (CWRU/CPH MFA) Acting Program will present The Three Sisters in the Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre ("The Helen") at PlayhouseSquare for 10 performances only, November 12-22, 2014. Written by Anton Chekhov and directed by CWRU/CPH MFA Program Director Ron Wilson, this landmark piece of theatre opens the second season for the MFA Class of 2016. (more...)

    Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Confirms 2015 Season - PETER PAN, THE SEAGULL and More!Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Confirms 2015 Season - PETER PAN, THE SEAGULL and More!
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

    Regent's Park Open Air Theatre has confirmed that J.M. Barrie's original stage play of Peter Pan will open its 2015 season (15 May - 14 June 2015). This will be followed by The Seagull (19 June - 11 July) and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers(16 July - 29 August). Following sell-out performances in 2011, Timothy Sheader's production of William Golding's Lord of the Flies will then return to the Open Air Theatre (3 - 12 September) to conclude the 2015 season, prior to a major UK tour. (more...)

    The Ringwald to Stage STUPID F**KING BIRD, 11/14-12/8The Ringwald to Stage STUPID F**KING BIRD, 11/14-12/8
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

    Aaron Posner's Stupid Fucking Bird, a "sort of" adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, makes its Michigan premiere beginning November 14 at Ferndale's The Ringwald Theatre. After previous productions played in Washington, D.C., Chicago, and Los Angeles to great acclaim, The Ringwald is honored to bring the play to Detroit. (more...)

    CHOSEN CHILD to Play Boston Playwrights' Theatre, 10/30-11/22CHOSEN CHILD to Play Boston Playwrights' Theatre, 10/30-11/22
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

    Boston Playwrights' Theatre (BPT) continues its 2014-15 season of new plays next week with Monica Bauer's Chosen Child. (more...)

    The Hideout Theatre Presents NOTHING & EVERYTHING 11/08-12/20The Hideout Theatre Presents NOTHING & EVERYTHING 11/08-12/20
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 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...)

    BWW Reviews: UNCLE VANYA, St James Theatre, October 13 2014BWW Reviews: UNCLE VANYA, St James Theatre, October 13 2014
    by Laura Jones - Oct 17, 2014

    Uncle Vanya follows on from Anya Reiss' two previous modernisations of Chekhov, Three Sisters and The Seagull, both of which were performed at Southwark Playhouse. This third attempt to bring Chekhov into the 21st century is a fair effort thanks to strong performances from the cast. (more...)

    Christopher Brett Bailey's THIS IS HOW WE DIE Comes to Battersea Arts Centre, Oct 29-Nov 14Christopher Brett Bailey's THIS IS HOW WE DIE Comes to Battersea Arts Centre, Oct 29-Nov 14
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

    Following successful runs at Ovalhouse and Forest Fringe, Christopher Brett Bailey - author of award-winning 'punk-opera' The Inconsiderate Aberrations of Billy the Kid and performer with Made In China - brings his first solo show to Battersea Arts Centre and The Marlborough. A savage, surreal, and apocalyptic blend of spoken word, storytelling, caustic humour and gutter philosophy with echoes of Lenny Bruce, William Burroughs, beat poetry and B-movies. (more...)

    City Shakes to Present THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Begin. 10/17City Shakes to Present THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Begin. 10/17
    by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

    The 1% confronts the 99%...in turn of the century Russia. An aristocratic Russian family down on their luck is shocked when a former servant, who has done well in the world, returns and offers to buy their property. Power roles are reversed and the world is turned upside down as the family faces the new reality. (more...)

     1  2  3  4 … 84   

    Advertisement
     
    Advertisement