From Russia With Angst

Thursday, June 11 @ 8:00 p.m.
Friday, June 12 @ 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 13 @ 8:00 p.m.

Monday, June 15 @ 7:00 p.m.
--(note: special time!)

Wednesday, June 17 @ 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 18 @ 8:00 p.m.

Friday, June 19 @ 8:00 p.m.
--(Post-show "Talk Back" with Tanya Mairs)

Saturday, June 20 @ 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 24 @ 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 25 @ 8:00 p.m.
Friday, June 26 @ 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 27 @ 8:00 p.m.

WorkShop One-Act Festival
In The Main Stage Theater
Ticket Prices: 

$18.00 - Students and Seniors: $15.00

For info and reservations, call (212) 695-4173x5#
Closes: 
Sat, 06/27/2009

5 short stories by Anton Chekhov adapted by WorkShop playwrights:

Death of a Government Worker
by Jonathan Pereira
based on "Death of a Government Clerk"
directed by Katrin Hilbe

We'll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet
by Scott C. Sickles
based on "Misery"
directed by David Gautschy

Joy
by Robert Strozier
based on the story of the same name
directed by Elena Araoz

In Country
written & directed by Timothy Scott Harris
based on "In a Country House"

Misery, Apathy & Despair
by John McKinney
based on "An Artist's Story"
directed by Richard Kent Green

**SPECIAL "TALK BACK" AFTER THE SHOW FRIDAY, JUNE 19**

Directly after the performance Friday, June 19th, Tanya Mairs, an adjunct professor of Slavic literature at the New School will be our guest to talk about Chekhov and to answer questions on the subject. She has taught Chekhov for 20 years, and there will be discussion on Chekhov's life and his work. The talk-back will be moderated by Scott Sickles.

Cast: 

Sutton Crawford
James Davies*
Jed Dickson*
Liz Forst
Joseph Franchini*
Dee Dee Friedman*
Stephen Girasuolo
Michael Gnat*
Carrie Edel Isaacman*
Noah Keen*
Carolinne Messihi
Mike Mihm*
David M. Pincus*
Amanda Sayle*
Tracy Shar
Sean Singer

Coordinating Producers: Carrie Edel Isaacman & Christina Romanello
Lighting Designer: Duane Pagano
Scenic Designer: John Scheffler
Sound & Projection Designer: David Schulder
Stage Manager: Jason Healy


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This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department Of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the city council.


WorkShop Theater Company
312 West 36th Street,
Fourth Floor East
New York, NY 10018
Between 8th and 9th Avenues

Click here for directions


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Joseph Franchini, Sutton Crawford and Carrie Edel Issacman in Joy by Robert Strozier

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Sutton Crawford, Joseph Franchini and Carrie Edel Issacman in "Joy" by Robert Strozier

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David M. Pincus, Carolinne Messhihi, Liz Forst and Sutton Crawford in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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Sutton Crawford and Carolinne Messihi in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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Liz Forst and Sutton Crawford in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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Liz Forst and Sutton Crawford in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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David M. Pincus and Carolinne Messihi in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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L-to-R David M. Pincus, Carolinne Messhihi, Liz Forst and Sutton Crawford in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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Liz Forst, Sutton Crawford and Carolinne Messhihi in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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David M. Pincus and Carolinne Messihi in Misery, Apathy and Despair, by John McKinney

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David M. Pincus, Carolinne Messhihi, Liz Forst and Sutton Crawford in "Misery, Apathy and Despair," by John McKinney

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Michael Gnat in "We’ll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet," by Scott C. Sickles

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Michael Gnat, with Amanda Sayle and Sean Singer (rear) in "We’ll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet," by Scott C. Sickles

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Mike Mihm and Michael Gnat in "We’ll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet," by Scott C. Sickles

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Michael Gnat, with Amanda Sayle, Sean Singer and Mike Mihm (rear) in "We’ll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet," by Scott C. Sickles

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Michael Gnat and Mike Mihm in "We’ll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet," by Scott C. Sickles

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Sean Singer Mike Mihm, Amanda Sayle, and Michael Gnat in "We’ll Take a Cup of Kindness Yet," by Scott C. Sickles

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