Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Vaudevilles post-show video and photos: Seeing the surprisingly funny side of Anton Chekhov by Terri Paddock

Anton Chekhov is, of course, best known for his "big five" classic plays: Ivanov, The Seagull, Uncle Vanya, Three Sisters and The Cherry Orchard. None of which, though the author himself lab…

SOURCE: Terri Paddock at 07:25PM
Friday, October 15, 2021

The Cherry Orchard, Windsor Theatre Royal, review - Tolstoy meets Mrs Two Soups by Ismene Brown

****THE CHERRY ORCHARD, WINDSOR McKellen's scene-stealing comic act is worth the ticket Ian McKellen's scene-stealing is not the only reason to see Chekhov's comedy The cherry orchard in Ant…

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

The Cherry Orchard review – Ian McKellen is brilliantly poignant in resonant adaptation by Mark Lawson

Theatre Royal WindsorArtfully combining clumsiness with precision, McKellen’s Firs is the highlight of a production marked by arresting gestures and modern parallels Having recently playe…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:24AM
Monday, October 11, 2021

Ripe for revival: classic views of The Cherry Orchard – in pictures

As a new production opens at Theatre Royal Windsor, look back at some of the most memorable stagings of Anton Chekhov’s final play Continue reading...

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:36AM
Thursday, July 8, 2021

Avignon festival returns with dazzling tales of eco-terror and cosmic disaster by Andrew Todd

Isabelle Huppert stars in a stripped back Cherry Orchard and Von Trier’s Dogville gets a magical reimagining at the theatre spectacular The Avignon festival, returning from a pandemic inte…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:32PM
Monday, June 7, 2021

chekhovOS /an experimental game Review: The Cherry Orchard as a Virtual Video Game (but not really) by New York Theater

The day before I was scheduled to view “chekhovOS” (OS as in operating system) — featuring  a literally game cast including Mikhail Baryshnikov as Anton Chekhov,  as well as his da…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:55AM

The Cherry Orchard

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Ian McKellen to Star in Hamlet at the Theatre Royal Windsor by Logan Culwell-Block

The Olivier- and Tony-winning actor will also appear in Theatre Royal's new production of The Cherry Orchard.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:25AM

Ian McKellen's long-awaited return as Hamlet set for June by Chris Wiegand

Shakespeare tragedy will be followed by The Cherry Orchard with a cast including Steven Berkoff and Jenny Seagrove Sir Ian McKellen’s return to the role of Hamlet, 50 years after he first …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:42AM
Thursday, March 18, 2021

Ian McKellen Joins HAMLET and THE CHERRY ORCHARD at Theatre Royal Windsor

Sir Ian McKellen will join a company of talented actors for runs in Hamlet and Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard in 2021 at Theatre Royal Windsor.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:36PM
Monday, March 8, 2021

Pining for St Kilda Instead of Moscow: “The Cherry Orchard” Grapples With Our Cultural Inheritance by Leah Mercer

Review: The Cherry Orchard, directed by Clare Watson. Black Swan State Theatre Company for the Perth Festival. Stories get told over and over, each version sitting atop every other in a neve…

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Friday, February 26, 2021

Jessica Hecht, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Melanie Moore Are Part of The Cherry Orchard: A New Media Workshop, Beginning February 26 by Andrew Gans

Director Igor Golyak’s latest work fuses film, theatre, and video game technology.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:11AM
Thursday, February 18, 2021


(via John Wyszniewski, Everyman Agency.) Baryshnikov Arts Center and Cherry Orchard Festival Foundation Co-Present Arlekin Players Theatre’s The Cherry Orchard: A New Media Workshop Int…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Jessica Hecht, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Melanie Moore Join The Cherry Orchard: A New Media Workshop by Andrew Gans

Director Igor Golyak’s latest work fuses film, theatre, and video game technology.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:06PM

Jessica Hecht, Melanie Moore, Anna Baryshnikov & More Featured in THE CHERRY ORCHARD: A NEW MEDIA WORKSHOP

The Cherry Orchard: A New Media Workshop is an experiment in development by Arlekin Players Theatre’s founder and director Igor Golyak, who has been a leading innovator of virtual theat…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:59PM

Jessica Hecht, Anna Baryshnikov, Melanie Moore to Lead New Media Presentation of The Cherry Orchard

The free workshop production will also star Mark Nelson and Mikhail Baryshnikov.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:48PM
Monday, November 2, 2020

Livestreaming a Performance and Conversation: Insulted. Belarus(sia) by Andrei Kureichik

By . Rogue Machine Theatre, Arlekin Players' Theater, Broadband, and the Cherry Orchard Festival present readings of Insulted.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 04:15PM

Livestreaming Performances and a Conversation: Insulted. Belarus(sia) by Andrei Kureichik

By . Rogue Machine Theatre, Arlekin Players' Theater, Broadband, and the Cherry Orchard Festival present readings of Insulted.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 04:15PM
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

VIDEO: Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater Presents THE CHERRY ORCHARD Using Minecraft

Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater recently presented a performance of Anton Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard inside the game Minecraft.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:45AM
Monday, July 27, 2020

Russian Theatre Stages “The Cherry Orchard” Using Minecraft by Nikolay Shevchenko

The “ironic, but reliable” version recreates the theater experience in the finest details. The Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater in St. Petersburg (not to be confused with the Bolshoi Th…

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Dorothea Gloria by Zack Calhoon

Dorothea Gloria is an actress from the Philippines. She is a resident actor at the award-winning company, The Flea Theater in Tribeca and a founder of TeamTheatre LLC. She has performed pro…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:24PM
Friday, June 26, 2020

Hamlet, Starring Ian McKellen, Begins Rehearsals with New Safety Policies by Lindsey Sullivan

With extensive testing going on to keep audiences and actors safe in the wake of COVID-19 as well as innovative new ways of staging being developed, efforts are being made so that curtains c…

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Monday, May 18, 2020

VIDEO: Sherman Theatre Cardiff Releases Short Plays Starring Michael Sheen and Lynn Hunter

Sherman Theatre has released two short plays written and donated by award-winning Welsh playwright and Sherman Theatre Associate Artist Gary Owen (Iphigenia in Splott, Killology and The Cher…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:48AM
Monday, April 20, 2020

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: THE CHERRY ORCHARD by Anton Chekhov

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focu…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:36AM
Tuesday, March 10, 2020


The production of “The Cherry Orchard” was accomplished with great hardships. The play is delicate, it has all the tenderness of a flower. Break its stem and the flower dries, its odor v…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

The Cherry Orchard review – pungent and urgent Irish take on Chekhov by Helen Meany

Black Box, GalwayContemporary themes resonate throughout Garry Hynes’s production about a debt-ridden aristocratic family on the brink of losing their estate Something in the sombre mood o…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:12PM
Thursday, February 20, 2020


(Gemma Tipton’s article appeared in the Irish Times, 2/15.) Garry Hynes directs The Cherry Orchard, a play she says that’s still of the moment Power comes in many forms. There is physica…

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Look back in Vanya: my encounters with Chekhov's classic over 60 years by Michael Billington

From Rome to Paris to London, Uncle Vanya delivers fresh meanings wherever and whenever it’s performed Which is Chekhov’s greatest play? It tends to be the one you’ve seen most recentl…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:42AM
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

André Braugher Joins Debra Messing In Broadway’s Upcoming ‘Birthday Candles’ by Greg Evans

André Braugher has been cast opposite the previously announced Debra Messing in the Roundabout Theatre Company’s upcoming Broadway production of Noah Haidle’s play Birthday Candles. Al…

SOURCE: Deadline at 01:00PM
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

‘The Rose Tattoo’: Marisa Tomei ‘valiant’ in ‘garbled’ Tennessee Williams revival by David Buchanan

In recent years, Roundabout Theatre Company has demonstrated a knack for pairing stellar actresses in revivals by acclaimed playwrights, including Annette Bening in Arthur Miller’s “All …

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 11:00AM
Sunday, October 13, 2019

The week in theatre: Mephisto [A Rhapsody]; A Day in the Death of Joe Egg; The Man in the White Suit – review by Kate Kellaway

Gate; Trafalgar Studios; Wyndham’s, London A stirring Faustian tale puts actors under the moral spotlight, a revival of Joe Egg is brave but bleak, and The Man in the White Suit fades fast…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:36AM

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