Tag Archives: Adaptation

Chekhov Unbound: Three Sisters – Firehouse Theatre

By | February 10, 2019

Chekhov Unbound: Three SistersA new adaptation by Doug GrissomMarch 5-7, 7:30 PM$10 students/$25 general admission This project is an original adaptation of Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s play, Three Sisters, by UVA professor and playwright, Doug Grissom. It strives to reflect the community we are living in and hones in on the universal themes of Chekhov’s… Read More »

“CYRANO DE BERGERAC” – THE BEAUTIFUL TALE OF UNREQUITED LOVE

By | January 6, 2019

Cyrano will be warming hearts this winter. Rostand’s masterpiece tells the true but fictionalized story of the gifted poet, musician, soldier, and duelist who is kept from expressing his love for the beautiful Roxanne by the shame he feels about his rather large nose! Alternately funny, dramatic, witty, touching, and tragic, Ms. Frankel’s adaptation makes… Read More »

Virginia Rep seasons announced

By | March 4, 2018

SIGNATURE SEASON  The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-Time (9/21 – 10/14) This drama revolves around a neurologically atypical 15-year-old, who investigates the mysterious murder of his neighbor’s dog. Sister Act (11/16 – 12/30) Based on the 1992 hit movie that featured Whoopi Goldberg as a fallen showgirl forced to take refuge in a convent. Once (2/8… Read More »