Chekhov's Ivanov: Rarely Performed First Play
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The last date listed for Ivanov was Sunday June 29, 2014 / 2:30pm.
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Very strong, very traditional and nuanced Chekhov, without any modernist excesses, silly acrobatics, prompts, etc. Excellent dramatic performances and excellent casting choices. That's what the Russians call "chamber" Chekhov. A rarely performed...continued
Quotes & Highlights
- “…a fine vehicle for dynamic ensemble acting.” — Chicago Reader (Recommended)
- “Every actor here — and there are many — finds the humor, light or hope which is always there to undermine the devastation of our hapless hero.” — TimeOut Chicago
- “Though Ivanov describes his own story as ‘good material for a farce but nothing else,’ Patinkin’s carefully contemporized adaptation and Piven’s loving attention to telling details breathe some lovely life into this challenging piece.”—Chicago Tribune