Three Sisters (Caldwell)

Anton Chekhov translated by Lucy Caldwell

DOI: 10.5040/9780571341917.00000005
Scenes: 4. Roles: Male (8) , Female (4) , Neutral (0)

Three sisters, Orla, Marianne and Erin, dream of escaping their tedious suburban lives for a fresh start in America. It is Erin’s eighteenth birthday and, as the sun shines and guests assemble, everything for a fleeting moment feels possible.

Relocated from a Russian provincial town in 1900 to East Belfast in the 1990s, Lucy Caldwell’s version of Chekhov’s Three Sisters opened at the Lyric Theatre, Belfast in October 2016.

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Faber and Faber

Anton Chekhov translated by Lucy Caldwell

ISBN: 9780571334919

Series: Faber Drama

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