The History of Literature #299 – The Cherry Orchard

299 The Cherry Orchard

In 1971, critic J.L. Styan wrote: “In The Cherry Orchard, Chekhov consummated his life’s work with a poetic comedy of exquisite balance.” In this episode, Jacke and Mike take a look at Chekhov’s final play, including a draft of the Top 10 lines of dialogue.

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