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VenueRose Theatre Kingston
From16th January 2008
Opened25th January 2008
To9th February 2008
PricesFrom £5.00. To £29.00.
What is currently on at Rose Theatre Kingston (V051452426)

Uncle Vanya

Uncle VanyaT01625246938
Set 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.
Author Chekhov

Archive :: production:T01625246938, play:S5399, venue:V051452426

Production details

Special Performances

  • 6 Feb 08 Open Captioned (STAGETEXT)


Producer English Touring Theatre
Translation Stephen Mulrine
Director Peter Hall
Design Alison Chitty
Lighting Peter Mumford
Sound Gregory Clarke
Performer Nicholas Le Prevost (Vanya)
Performer Neil Pearson (Astrov)
Performer Ronald Pickup (Serebryakov)
Performer Michelle Dockery (Yelena)
Performer Faith Brook (Maria)
Performer Loo Brearley (Sonya)
Performer David Ganly (Telegin)
Performer Antonia Pemberton (Marina)

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