Synopsis

An Evening with Mr Chekhov

Gus Petrakis

Published by Cyberpress

3 Male 2 Female

Natalya - an elderly Russian actress - arrives in New York with her young lover, Dmitri, to perform in Chekhov's Three Sisters on Broadway

In their Manhattan hotel, the couple fight and tension rises because of the age difference

The actress' ex-husband Ivan arrives, and the tension worsens

The CEO of the company that is sponsoring the show arrives with his girlfriend reporter for an interview with the actress

The tension further heightens

News reaches them of the death of the Natalya and Ivan's daughter, who after a sad affair with Dmitri, became estranged from her mother

In a rage, Ivan kills Dmitri, and Natalya loses her mind

One-act

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