Written by Anton Chekhov
Translated by Julius West
Abridged and adapted by Bethany Larson
Directed by Bethany Larson
Stage design by David Walker
Lighting design by Tyler Klobassa

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Irina longs to return to Moscow with her sisters, Olga and Masha. All three remember their childhood there as a happier time, but somehow time consumes desire while life is being lived. Chekhov's examination of desire, ennui, and inertia is as relevant now as it was over 100 years ago.

Cast

Nicolai Tuzenbach ..... Karl Ahrendsen
Irina Prosorov ..... Hannah Jo Anderson
Anfisa, a nanny ..... Claire Boston
Feodor Kuligin, a schoolmaster ..... Michael Boyle
Olga Prosorov, a schoolmistress ..... Nicole Boysen
Vasilli Solyony ..... Bailey Dean
Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vershinin ..... Austin Delp
Masha Prosorov Kuligin ..... Kadie Dennison
Andrey Prosorov, brother to Olga, Masha and Irina ..... Colin Hansen
Ferapont, aide to the District Council ..... Emily Johnson
Housemaid ..... Dana Korell
Natalia Ivanovna Prosorov, wife of Andrey ..... Andrea Nicholson
Housemaid ..... Lindy Pearson