HTC’s “Three Sisters” – vast change is afoot in provincial Russia! [Season 1-16 May, 2015]

Preparing for a landscape change of profound magnitude!

Preparing for a landscape change of profound magnitude!

Three Sisters:     Before the HTC cast get to grips with the storm clouds of Revolution, the actors have to immerse themselves in this extraordinary script. All thoughts of a convincing performance are being converted into a powerful reality, mirroring Chekhov’s vision of early 20th century Russia. Doubtless, the intervening 100 years poses many challenges in coming to grips with a culture soon to be swept away.

(Artwork above by HTC’s Marie Mackrell)

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HTC’s Season of “Three Sisters” by Anton Chekhov – 1 May to 16 May, 2015

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Three Sisters:     In early 20th century Russia, as the storm clouds of Revolution gather, the lives of the well-to-do are under threat. The three Prosorov sisters, living in the provinces, pin their future happiness and the chance of a perfect life on a planned return to Moscow. But faced with dramatic social changes their dreams recede and they must find new meaning in their lives

(Image & text above by HTC’s Chris McLean)

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