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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 Vanya, The Cherry Orchard, The Seagull and The Three Sisters.
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.