Three Sisters

Three Sisters

We have no happiness and it doesn’t exist, we only desire it.

1901. Moscow.
In a drawing room, on a summer day, three sisters look for a new start.      
Olga, the eldest. Masha, the middle child. Irina, the youngest.

2019. London.
In a drawing room, on a summer day, three sisters look for a new start.     
Olga, the eldest. Masha, the middle child. Irina, the youngest.

The clock strikes. Life is not yet over.

Following her critically acclaimed production ofSummer and Smoke, Almeida Associate Director Rebecca Frecknall directs Anton Chekhov’s Three Sisters, in a new adaptation by Cordelia Lynn (One for SorrowLela & Co).

Cast includes Patsy Ferran (Summer and Smoke) and Pearl Chanda (Ink).

By:
Anton Chekhov, in a version by Cordelia Lynn
Director:
Rebecca Frecknall
Lighting:
Jack Knowles
Sound:
George Dennis
Design:
Hildegard Bechtler
Costume:
Laura Hunt
Cast list:
Patsy Ferran, Pearl Chanda, Lois Chimimba, Alexander Eliot, Annie Firbank, Elliot Levey, Eric MacLennan, Peter McDonald, Freddie Meredith, Sonny Poon Tip, Shubham Saraf, Akshay Sharan, Alan Williams, Ria Zmitrowicz

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Three Sisters Customer reviews

Our Three Sisters Review

Hot off their Olivier wins for their revelatory reclamation of Tennessee Williams's Summer and Smoke, director Rebecca Frecknall and actor Patsy Ferran reunite now at the same Almeida Theatre for the more familiar Chekhov play, Three Sisters. But this time an endlessly wintry play succumbs, in this version, to directorial smoke and mirrors.

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