Uncle Vanya

February 9, 2018, 8:00 pm - 2:45 pm at The City Theatre, 3823 Airport Blvd., Austin, TX
Anton Chekhov’s mostrevered work of hope, love, and loss in an exhilarating Austin premiere. Whena retired professor and his beautiful young wife are forced to withdraw to anestate in the vast country emptiness, their arrival explode hidden passions andthe lives of the entire family come undone. Shattered illusions, deep secrets,and the desire for love run thru the acclaimed play, which has been staged intheatres for over one hundred years. Both joyously comic and poignantly tragic,this newly adapted interpretation written and staged by Rod Mechem, capturesall of Chekhov’s characters, that have been embraced by audiences for theirextraordinary insight into the lives of the ordinary. Uncle Vanya is a classicof world drama still expressing themes that are just as recognizable andresonant today. A must-see for any theatre lover!

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