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Swan Song

Anton Chekhov

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Description:

In 'The Swan Song' an aging actor reminisces about his life and the parts he's played. The piece takes a tragic look at ambition and the sacrifices that must be made in order to succeed. Chekhov’s ability to capture and explore human nature and experience is showcased here. (Summary by Lucy Perry) Cast: VASILI SVIETLOVIDOFF, a comedian, 68 years old - Peter Yearsley NIKITA IVANITCH, a prompter, an old man - Phillippa Narrated by Lucy Perry Audio edited by Peter Yearsley

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

18m


Chapters

Free Sample

00:55

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

18:27