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Vanya on 42nd Street


In the late 1980s, noted theatrical director [[Performer~P28658~Andre Gregory~andregregory]] assembled a group of friends and actors and began rehearsing a new translation of Anton Chekhov's Uncle Vanya by [[Performer~P100953~David Mamet~davidmamet]], not with any specific performance in mind but as a way of exploring the beauty and precise construction of Chekhov's play. [[Performer~P100911~Louis Malle~louismalle]], a friend of Gregory's, became interested in the project and spent two weeks filming...more