Classic Stage Company CSC opened Anton Chekhov's THREE SISTERS last night, February 3. The production will run through Sunday, March 6. The production, which began previews on January 12, features Maggie Gyllenhaal Masha, Josh Hamilton Andre, Jessica Hecht Olga, Marin Ireland Natasha, Juliet Rylance Irina and Peter Sarsgaard Vershinin. Also featured in the cast are Ebon Moss-Bachrach Tuesenbach, Anson Mount Solyony, Roberta Maxwell Anfisa, Louis Zorich Chebutykin, George Morfogen Ferapont, Paul Lazar Kulygin, Gabe Bettio Rode and James Patrick Nelson Fedotik. BroadwayWorld brings you opening night photos below!
THREE SISTERS is directed by Austin Pendleton, who also directed Gyllenhaal and Sarsgaard in CSC's acclaimed 2009 production of Chekhov's Uncle Vanya. The production will feature a translation by Paul Schmidt.
The creative team for THREE SISTERS will include set design by Walt Spangler, costume design by Marco Piemontese, lighting design by Keith Parham, sound design and original music by Christian Frederickson and Ryan Rumery and hair design by Paul Huntley.
THREE SISTERS, Chekhov's immortal masterpiece of thwarted dreams, continues CSC's commitment to its Chekhov Initiative, which began five years ago during their FIRST LOOK FESTIVAL reading series. This continued with their first main production of The Seagull, starring Dianne Wiest and Alan Cumming, followed by their acclaimed production in 2009 of Uncle Vanya, which featured many of the cast members who will be appearing in THREE SISTERS.
THREE SISTERS will perform Tuesdays through Fridays at 8pm; Saturdays at 2pm and 8pm and Sundays at 2pm. Tickets are $75 for weekday performances and $80 for weekends. For tickets and information, visit www.classicstage.org or call 866 811-4111, or 212 352-3101, or visit the CSC box office at 136 East 13th Street, Monday through Friday 12 pm to 6 pm.
For more information, visit www.classicstage.org.
Photo Credit: Linda Lenzi
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