Anton Chekhov - The Proposal album download
- Cover, Design – Janette Brown
- Cover, Painting [Picture] – Vasiliy Pukirev
- Edited By [Audio] – Ruth Golding
- Narrator [Stage Directions] – Philippa
- Translated By – Julius West
- Voice Actor [Ivan Vassilevitch Lomov], Read By – Simon Larois
- Voice Actor [Natalya Stepanovna], Read By – Ruth Golding
- Voice Actor [Stepan Stepanovich Chubukov], Read By – John Eddings
NotesOne act comic farce, performed in English language.
Total running time: 0:31:47
Recording of a public-domain text
Creative Commons license: Public Domain
Recorded at 22.050 kHz sampling frequency.
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The following one-act play is reprinted from Plays by Anton Tchekoff. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. It is now in the public domain and may be performed without royalties. STEPAN STEPANOVITCH CHUBUKOV, a landowner. NATALYA STEPANOVNA, his daughter, twenty-five years old. IVAN VASSILEVITCH LOMOV, a neighbour of Chubukov, a large and hearty, but very suspicious landowner. CHUBUKOV's country-house.
Piece Performed: "The Proposal" Play - Written by: Anton Chekhov (1888-1889). Event : Studio 444 Producer : The Greenville Little Theatre Time : Fall 2010 Artistic Director : Allen McCalla Event Director : Reed Halvorson Video Recording : Jason Underwood
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Anton Chekhov's "The Marriage Proposal" is a fantastic one-act comedy filled with brilliant characters. Learn how it differs from Chekhov's serious plays. Anton Chekhov is known for brilliant, full-length plays, yet in his younger years he fancied writing short, one-act comedies like "The Marriage Proposal. Filled with wit, irony, and brilliantly developed and impassioned characters, this three-person play shows the young playwright at his best. The Comedies of Anton Chekhov. Anton Chekhov's full-length masterpieces may be considered comedies, yet they are filled with dour moments, failed loves, and sometimes even death. This is especially true in his play "The Seagull" - a comedic drama which ends with a suicide.
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