I got the opportunity to see and review The Bear and The Proposal by Anton Chekhov at Classical Theatre Company, this past weekend. It was delightful. Here’s a snippet of my review:
Anton Chekhov was put under the spotlight when his work was performed by the famous Moscow Art Theatre under Konstantin Stanislavski’s ensemble toward the end of the nineteenth century. But don’t let the age of the work fool you into thinking you’ll have work to decipher the language. Firstly, Chekhov is one of the main theatre artists who modernized the way theatre is written and performed. But also, Jon Johnston continues to masterfully tell classical stories to modern day audiences. So, when you enter the theater in Chelsea Market, you’ll know you’re in good hands.
Read the rest of my review here: