Classic theatre fans will be thrilled to hear that Washington’s Studio Theatre will stage a revival of Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s acclaimed drama “Three Sisters” this March. The tragicomic story follows the titular three sisters as they confront one disappointment after another, while their sister-in-law continues to consolidate her power over the family. Whether you’re interested in Chekhov’s sharp, witty dialogue, or are more intrigued by the subtext of Russian class warfare, you’re bound to enjoy this show. This one will have you reaching into your Literature 101 bookshelf and thinking long after the show ends.
March 8, 2017- April 23, 2017