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OF CHEKHOV'S 'THE SEAGULL' AT UIC THEATRE
Raffeld, associate professor and coordinator of theater, will direct
the legendary Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull." The famed Moscow play
marked a departure from 19th century theater and attempted to define
the role of the artist in the modern world.
Wednesday, April 5 (7:30 p.m.)
Thursday, April 6 (7:30 p.m.)
Friday, April 7 (7:30 p.m.)
Saturday, April 8 (7:30 p.m.)
Sunday, April 9 (2:15 p.m.)
Thursday, April 13 (2:15 p.m.)
Friday, April 14 (7:30 p.m.)
Saturday, April 15 (7:30 p.m.)
1044 W. Harrison St.
for Chekhov's "The Seagull" is an estate where a new play is being
presented, bringing together an array of family members and friends.
The rivalries and intricate alignments in this circle of relationships,
both artistic and romantic, provoke an atmosphere of vanity, failure
and vulnerability that devastates them all.
has been principally responsible for developing UIC's international
theater exchange program with Russia's Theater of Moscow Southwest,
hopes to recreate the naturalistic approach to acting that left
theater goers stunned at the legendary Moscow premiere of "The Seagull"
$7 for UIC students, $9 for UIC faculty and staff, and $11 for the
ticket information and reservations, contact the UIC Theatre at (312)