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Neva is a politically charged, haunting meditation on theater and the revolutionary impulse, writer-director Guillermo Calderón's NEVA tells the story of Anton Chekhov's widow, the actress Olga Knipper, who arrives in a dimly lit rehearsal room in St ...

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Neva is a politically charged, haunting meditation on theater and the revolutionary impulse, writer-director Guillermo Calderón's NEVA tells the story of Anton Chekhov's widow, the actress Olga Knipper, who arrives in a dimly lit rehearsal room in St. Petersburg in the winter of 1905. As Olga and two other actors await the rest of the cast, they huddle together, act out scenes from their lives and muse on their art form and love - while, unseen, striking workers are being gunned down in the streets by Tsarist regime. Calderón savagely examines the relationship between theater and historical context in this ominous and tightly crafted ensemble work that allows a palpable terror to creep through the theater walls.

NEVA is an English Language Off-Broadway Premiere, written and directed by Guillermo Calderón and translated by Andrea Thome.

Neva started previews on March 1st, with opening scheduled for March 11, 2013. Get your tickets to Neva before its closing night on March 31, 2013.

Neva - The Cast at the Public Theatre

  • Bianca Amato as Olga Knipper. Bianca has appeared on Broaday in 'Arcadia' and 'The Coast of Utopia'. Off-Broadway credits include 'The Broken Heart', 'Trumpery' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest'
  • Luke Robertson as Aleko
  • Quincy Tyler Bernstine as Masha

Venue

Public Theater - Anspacher Theater photo

Public Theater - Anspacher Theater

425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY
(212) 539-8500

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