Question by janesmithdp: Help finding a great sexually strong woman character from an Anton Chekhov play? or sexually suggestive, very strong female character, thank you so much! Quick answer: Answer by bnk01The only one I can think of is Elena in “The Bear”. There’s a translation here: http://goo.gl/yOZ0TR Also try and find John Frank’s 2010 […]
Question by Diana: Did Anton Chekhov have any children? Quick answer: Answer by SybarisNo, he didn’t. Around 1899 he … apparently began his first affair “with Lydia Yavorsky, an actress at Moscow’s Korsh Theater. It is thought that the relationship was not a passionate one, for Chekhov’s views were that unrestrained sexual activity contributed to […]
Question by hockey78219: How does the Cherry Orchard employ Freudian ideas? How does Chekhov’s characters in the play The Cherry Orchard act as unconsciously as Freud wrote about? Do any characters say something or act in a certain way unconsciously? etc.. Quick answer: Answer by God is love“Say to all the congregation of the people […]
Question by coldscribe: The best Chekhov short story? Quick answer: Answer by TW KI like THE SUITOR AND PAPA….hilarious and his play The Suitor ( i think that was the name)… Excellent humour.. TW K Read all the answers in the comments. Give your own answer to this question!
Question by yellowducky: Anton Chekhov’s “The Bet”? What is Anton Chekhov’s opinion on man in his short story “The Bet”? Quick answer: Answer by twilight equals Buffy fan ficI suppose you can see both “sides” of man in the story. One is greedy and grasping, ready to kill for money, while the other has completely […]
Question by mtlgirl123: Chekhov’s Cherry Orchard: Tragedy or Comedy? Writing a paper and looking for other opinions. Anton Chekhov’s “Cherry Orchard”, if you have read it (and I suggest that you do)… Is it a tragedy? Comedy? Both? I find that the dual-natured untertones of the play are symbolic of the historical state in Russia […]
Question by Cleo: chekhov’s three sisters on video? anybody know of a good movie version or play recording of the chekhov play three sisters? i’ve only read the play and would love to see it performed. there’s one version available on amazon but the comments for it say that the audio is practically inaudible. anyone […]