Already closed | 1h 30m | Brooklyn

To Moscow! A Palimpsest

From 4 member  reviews
Members say: Intelligent, Great acting, Ambitious, Tuneful, Incredible imagery

About the show

In this contemporary retelling of Chekhov's "Three Sisters," four actresses and two musicians set out to compose their version of the drama. Note: this show will be performed in Portuguese with English Supertitles. More…

From the show:

Written among the vestiges of the original play, it explores the theme of the difficulty of resisting the erosion of life and dreams by the action of time. Revisiting the drama of the three Chekhovian sisters who dream of returning to Moscow, the lost paradise, without ever succeeding, we are faced with questions that resonate perfectly with today’s world.

1h 30m | Already closed | Irondale Center (Brooklyn)

Member Reviews (4)


Intelligent, Great acting, Ambitious, Tuneful, Incredible imagery
Avg Score

Well played, Tuneful, Engaging, Thoughtful, Humanly perceptive

See it if you’d like an engaging, almost contemplative (& simplified) update of a Chekhov classic, with lots of style & tasty music.

Don't see it if you’re hoping for “Three Sisters” done pretty straight.

Also I’m glad I know “Three Sisters” well. That freed me a lot of the time ... Read more Read less

Beautiful metaphors, Ambitious, Dated, Great acting

See it if You want to see a beautifully acted play in Portuguese.

Don't see it if As this play is a bit dated. The staging was problematic at times When the actors blocked the Subtitles large screen.

Incredible imagery, Experiential, Intelligent, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if Portugués is so neurotic hear and it conveys so much in its sound which added flavor to the subtitles. The actors are beautifully expressive

Don't see it if If you have a difficult time Reading and watching action on stage you may not feel comfortable. Food and drink is shared

Also For a company from Brazil to come... Read more Read less

Quirky, Intelligent, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like inventive takes on classic theater (in this case, The Three Sisters) and appreciate creativity.

Don't see it if You like big productions or straight-forward presentations of classic plays.

Also Four excellent women actors give a new take on this Chekov play that h... Read more Read less

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