The Seagull by Anton Chekhov, translated by Peter Gill
Directed by Kathy Duborg
Theatre at UBC
Playing till Feb 8th, 2014
Vancouver, BC: So after immersing myself in Kathy Duborg's evocative production of The Seagull, and earlier in John Wright's insightful production of Uncle Vanya, at last I find myself moving beyond my antipathy to the fatalistic hopelessness of Chekhov's plays to glimpsing the Chekhovian genius for creating complex psychological characters that confound and perplex...