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The Bear and Swan Song
30th January 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pmFree
Dublin Shakespeare Society is proud to present, online, two short comedy plays for radio by Anton Chekhov.
translated by Michael Frayn
When Yelena Popova, a reclusive young widow, receives a visit from the irascible Grigory Smirnov demanding payment of her late husband’s debts, the two find themselves at a difficult impasse…
After a benefit night in his honour Valisy Svetlovidov, an old actor, wakes up to an empty theatre. His only companion is the long-suffering prompter, who listens patiently while he reflects on his life and career…
Directed by: Paul Maher
Recording: Liam Borgström
Production Manager: Eileen Sheridan
This is an ONLINE event hosted using the “Zoom” application.
This amateur production of “The Bear (Frayn, trans.)” is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals Ltd. on behalf of Samuel French Ltd. www.concordtheatricals.co.uk
Thanks to the Teachers’ Club for their kind assistance with this production.