by Anton Chekov, adapted by Libbey Appel
Directed by Scott Kaiser
November 1–18, 2012
Center Square Theatre
Upon the death of their father, three sisters and their brother yearn to leave their estate in the country and return to their intellectual and cultural lives in Moscow. Like all young people, they have hopes and dreams for a beautiful and meaningful future. But their aspirations are slowly ground down by their new circumstances and new companions. Scott Kaiser directs Anton Chekhov’s theatrical masterpiece, newly adapted by Libby Appel.
Performances are at 8 p.m. on Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 1-3, Nov. 8-10 and Nov. 15-17 and at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10 and Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 11 and Nov. 18. Tickets are $21 regular, $18 senior, $6 students. Subscribers to three or more plays receive a discounted rate of $17 regular and $15 senior. Tickets are available at the door or by calling the SOU Performing Arts Box Office at 552-6348. More information is available at sou.edu/theatre. The theatres are located on South Mountain Avenue, next to the Music Recital Hall.