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Belvoir’s The Cherry Orchard is a laugh-out-loud tragedy for uncertain times

In 1904, when Anton Chekhov wrote his last and greatest play, The Cherry Orchard, Russia was still 13 years away from the Bolshevik Revolution.

But the conditions for those future events were already all around him.

  • Huw Griffiths
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Rapid industrialisation and urbanisation had ensured old …

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