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Uncle Vanya archiveSet on a crumbling country estate, Uncle Vanya is the tale of two obsessive love affairs that lead nowhere, and a flirtation that brings disaster. The irascible Vanya and his niece Sonya have managed the estate on behalf of their relative, a renowned Professor for the last twenty-five years. Now retired, the Professor and his beautiful young wife come to visit, throwing the household into disarray, igniting hidden passions and old grudges. Family ties are tested further when the ageing and gout-ridden Professor announces his plans to sell the estate and live off the proceeds in the city. By turns comic, tragic, romantic, and wistful, Chekhov's play is an unforgettable study of unfulfilled dreams and unrequited love. One of his four great masterpieces written on the eve of the twentieth century, it features a feast of subtle comic portraits of a family at logger heads with each other and the world around them, that still has resonance at the start of another new century.
Performers Jamie Ballard, Robert Blythe (Telyegin), Oliver Dimsdale (Astrov), Sharon Morgan (Mariya), Sian Owens (Worker), Shanaya Rafaat (Elena), Veronica Roberts (Marina), Rosie Sheehy (Sonya), Martin Turner (Serebryakov).
Author Chekhov. Producer Theatr Clwyd. Producer Sheffield Theatres. Adapted by Peter Gill. Director Tamara Harvey. Design Lucy Osborne. Sound Jared Zeus. Lighting Ric Mountjoy.

Uncle Vanya

Uncle Vanya (Play) production archive for QTIX code T600782396. Details of all Uncle Vanya archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S5399

Archive Listings

18 Oct 17
to
4 Nov 17
Sheffield Theatres
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
21 Sep 17
to
14 Oct 17
Theatr Clwyd
Mold
Flintshire

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