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Seagull, The (Stoppard, trans.) - Full Length Play, Drama

Seagull, The (Stoppard, trans.)

Anton Chekhov, Tom Stoppard

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Full Length Play, Drama

7m, 5f

ISBN: 9780571197507

Translated by Tom Stoppard
"Stoppard's recent translation of The Seagull has given us the achingly sad and escapably tragic world that the great Russian playwright envisioned. The work overtakes us...Emotions flow like tears."- New York Daily News

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Full Length Play

Drama

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This version of Chekhov's classic premiered at New York's Central Park Delacorte Theatre with an all-star cast featuring Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Phillip Seymour Hoffman and Natalie Portman.

Irina, a fading, middle-aged actress; Trigorin, a dissolute but popular writer whom greatness has passed by, and the actress' frustrated, melancholy son Constantin who is lovesick over Nina, are the players in this bittersweet tragedy of lives and love gone wrong. Nina, enchanted by the debonair Trigorin and obsessed with acting on the stage, follows Trigorin to the city where she bears him a child and becomes a common dilletante. Ultimately deserted by the older man, Nina returns and again rejects Constantin's overtures of love.

"Stoppard's recent translation of The Seagull has given us the achingly sad and escapably tragic world that the great Russian playwright envisioned. The work overtakes us...Emotions flow like tears.- New York Daily News
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7m, 5f

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Tom Stoppard

Tom Stoppard

TOM STOPPARD Writer Plays: The Hard Problem, The Real Inspector Hound, After Magritte, Jumpers, Travesties, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour (with André Previn), Dirty Linen, New-Found-Land Dogg’s Hamlet, Cahoot’s Macbeth, Night and Day, The Real Thing, Hapgood, Arcadia, Indian Ink, The Invention of Love, The Coast of Utopia, Rock’n’Roll. Adaptations: On the Razzle (Nestroy), Rough Crossing ... view full profile

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Mykhailo Golodnyi 10/30/2013 3:22 AM

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