Three Sisters

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 8:00pm
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 8:00pm
Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 8:00pm
Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 2:00pm
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 8:00pm
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 8:00pm
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 8:00pm
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 8:00pm
Three Sisters poster image. Three women's faces in silhouette.
David Thayer Theatre, Theatre Building

Three Sisters
By Anton Chekhov
A New Version by Sarah Ruhl
based on the literal translation by Elise Thoron
with Natalya Paramonova and Kristin Johnsen-Neshati
Directed by Lila Rachel Becker

March 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14 at 8:00 p.m.
March 8 at 2:00 p.m.
David Thayer Theatre, UI Theatre Buildng

"You say: life is beautiful.
But what if it only seems that way."
In a country house in Russia at the end of the 19th century, three sisters long to return to the Moscow of their youth. Meanwhile, their sister-in-law wages domestic war. Soldiers in a battalion stationed in town long for the sisters. And across Russia, a cataclysm is brewing. Sarah Ruhl brings fresh urgency to Chekhov's tragicomic masterpiece in her lyrical translation.

Three Sisters (Ruhl) is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company.

Tickets:
$20 Adults
$15 Seniors (65+)
$10 Students & Youth
$5 UI Students

Tickets are available through the Hancher Box Office at 319.335.1160 or 1.800.HANCHER or online at www.hancher.uiowa.edu/tickets.