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Feast in the News

Posted by: at 08/12/2015 11:51 AM
Feast in the News

Vanya and Friends in the Media

Posted by: at 07/17/2015 12:05 PM
Vanya and Friends in the Media

The Chekhov-Durang Connection

Posted by: Neena Arndt at 07/16/2015 01:49 PM
The Chekhov-Durang Connection

Anton Chekhov and Christopher Durang

Avid theatergoers will recognize the characters’ of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike existential dilemmas (and their names) from the plays of Anton Chekhov, a Russian playwright who, around the turn of the 20th century, revolutionized playwriting with his four major works: Uncle VanyaThe Cherry OrchardThe Seagull and The Three Sisters.

July with Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike

Posted by: at 07/01/2015 04:55 PM
July with Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike

The 4th of July holiday is here again. Time for family BBQs, hot dogs, swimming pools and, of course, fireworks! So we wanted to see how siblings Vanya and Sonia and Masha—and Masha's BF Spike—are planning to spend the weekend.