Scottish demotics and Russian soul: Liz Lochhead’s adaptation of Chekhov's Three Sisters
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Horvat, K. (2019) Scottish demotics and Russian soul: Liz Lochhead’s adaptation of Chekhov's Three Sisters. Studies in Scottish Literature, 44(1), pp. 29-36.
Explores theatrical issues and theoretical approaches to translating, adapting and staging Chekhov's classic play Three Sisters, through adaptations by the Irish playwright Brian Friel and (briefly) the Scot John Byrne, and then discusses more fully the adaptation by Liz Lochhead, premiered at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, in 2000.