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Theatre SC presents Anton Chekhov’s rarely-performed first play.
By Anton Chekhov
Directed by Steven Pearson
This first, originally untitled farce by influential playwright Anton Chekhov was never published in his lifetime. Finding himself on a downward spiral fueled by lust and alcohol, disillusioned schoolteacher Mikhail Platonov proudly lives by the credo “speak ill of everything.” Platonov’s cynical wit and world-weariness belie a charisma that proves irresistible to the opposite sex, leading him into a tangled – and dangerous – web of love and
Students | $15
USC Faculty/Staff, Military, Seniors 60+ | $20
General Public | $22
Tickets available online at theatre.sc.edu, or from the box office.
The box office opens one week prior to the run of each production and is open Monday – Friday from 12:30 – 5:30 p.m. Additionally, the box office is open two hours before each performance.
911 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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