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Antaeus Archive:

2004 Season

Chekhov X 4

February 12 – May 16, 2004

Written by: Anton Chekhov
Directed by: Sabin Epstein, Stephanie Shroyer, Michael Michetti, Andy Robinson

World Premiere translations of four one-acts by Anton Chekhov.
Translations by Nicholas Saunders and Frank Dwyer

The Proposal – directed by Sabin Epstein
The Bear – directed by Stephanie Shroyer
The Anniversary- directed by Michael Michetti
Swan Song – directed by Andy Robinson


Recommended for Ages 16+


Eugene Alper
Tony Amendola
John Apicella
Anne Gee Byrd
Nick Cagle
JD Cullum
Dawn Didawick
Ralph Drischell
Martin Ferrero
Angela Goethals
Harry Groener
Arye Gross
Connor Kelly-Eiding
Michael Kirby
Tamara Krinsky
Dakin Matthews
Lawrence Pressman
Philip Proctor
Laura Russell
Michele Trapani

*member, Actor’s Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the U.S. This production is presented under the auspices of the Actors’ Equity Los Angeles Membership Company Rule

Production Team

Production Supervisor: Jeanie Hackett
Associate Producer: Kaitlin Harper
Stage Manager: Young Ji
Assistant Director: Jay Mower
Set Designer: Vaughan Edwards
Lighting Designer: Leigh Allen
Costume Designer: Tuesday Conner
Properties: Nick Cagle

“It is hard to know which ingredient makes for the most magic in the production.” – Plays On DVD

“The Antaeus Company is a smart group that knows Chekhov well.” – LA Weekly

“In this rich new rendering…Antaeus Company nails the broad comedy with admirable intimacy and delicacy; it’s like a cartoon played by string quartet.” – LA Times




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