Chekhov Adaptation at Boston Court

Feb 21, 2012

If you are a Chekhov buff, you know his short story “Ward 6.” If you are a local theater buff, you know Boston Court (of course) and probably Theatre Movement Bazaar. BC and TMB have collaborated on an adaptation of “Ward 6,” which they’re calling “The Treatment,” a piece of “movement-based storytelling” about a complacent doctor whose world is turned upside down as he chats up a philosophizing whackjob in a remote mental hospital—a Chekhovian premise if there ever was one. Should be quite a treat.

“The Treatment,” adapted from Chekhov’s “Ward 6”
Thurs. – Sun., February 25 – March 25
The Theatre at BostonCourt
70 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena
$34 / $29;; 626.683.6883



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