Three Sisters


By Anton Chekhov
Adapted by Clare Barron
Directed by Sam Gold

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We regret to announce that the highly anticipated production of Three Sisters—directed by Sam Gold, in a new adaptation by Clare Barron, starring Oscar Isaac and Greta Gerwig—has been indefinitely postponed. Read our official statement here.

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NYTW Usual Suspect and Tony Award winner Sam Gold (Othello, The Black Eyed) revisits Chekhov following his acclaimed 2012 production of Uncle Vanya that was heralded as “luminous” and “the most intimate and engaging exploration of Chekhov’s bleak comedy.” This new adaptation of Three Sisters is penned by Pulitzer Prize finalist Clare Barron (Dance Nation).

Scenic Design Andrew Lieberman & Brett J. Banakis
Lighting Design Jane Cox
Sound Design Mikaal Sulaiman
Stage Manager Laura Smith
Music Director Michelle DiBucci

Clare Barron / Adaptor

CLARE BARRON is a playwright and actor from Wenatchee, Washington. Her plays include Dance Nation, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the winner of the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, the winner of the Relentless Award, the winner of an Obie Award and received its premiere at Playwrights Horizons in New York City and subsequently at the Almeida Theatre in London and is now playing across the country and internationally; You Got Older, which received its world premiere with Page 73 and later appeared at Steppenwolf (Obie Award for Playwriting, Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Play, Kilroys List, and Susan Smith Blackburn finalist);  I’ll Never Love Again (The Bushwick Starr, New York Times & Time Out Critics’ Picks); and Baby Screams Miracle (Woolly Mammoth, Clubbed Thumb). She is also the recipient of a Whiting Award, the Page 73 Playwriting Fellowship and the Paula Vogel Award at the Vineyard, and is a former member of Youngblood and the Soho Rep Writer-Director Lab.

Sam Gold / Director

SAM GOLD is a Tony Award-winning director based in Brooklyn, NY. His Broadway credits include: King LearA Doll’s House, Part 2 (Tony Award nomination); The Glass MenagerieFun Home (Tony Award); The Real ThingThe Realistic JonesesPicnicSeminar. Recent productions include: The Secret Life of Bees (Atlantic Theatre Company); Hamlet  (The Public Theater); Othello (New York Theatre Workshop); The Flick (Barrow Street Theatre, Playwrights Horizons, National Theatre; Lortel Award nomination); The Glass Menagerie (Toneelgroep Amsterdam); John (Signature Theatre; Obie Award, Lortel and Drama Desk Award nominations); The Village Bike (MCC); Uncle Vanya (Soho Repertory Theatre; Drama Desk nomination); The Realistic Joneses (Yale Repertory Theatre); The Cradle Will Rock (Encores! Off-Center); Kin (Playwrights Horizons); The Big Meal (Playwrights Horizons; Lortel); Look Back in Anger (Roundabout Theatre Company; Lortel nomination); Circle Mirror Transformation (Playwrights Horizons; Obie, Drama Desk nomination); The Aliens (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater; Obie Award). Training: The Juilliard School.

Andrew Lieberman / Co-Scenic Design

Brett J. Banakis / Co-Scenic Design

Jane Cox / Lighting Design

Mikaal Sulaiman / Sound Design

Laura Smith / Stage Manager

Michelle DiBucci / Music Director