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Don't miss The Seagull (Premieres May 12)

The Seagull. Anton Chekhov. New Adaptation by Simon Stephens. 

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Unrequited love. Creative jealousy. Guns. Vodka. Art. A summer weekend at a lakeside estate falls apart when celebrities come to visit. Switching effortlessly between the ridiculous and the profound, this masterpiece of the modern era examines the burning need to create art and the destructive power of love.

Audiences enjoy unlimited access to the audio drama from the premiere date until June 30, 2021. You will receive an email on May 12 with a link to log into your account and listen to an embedded audio file through your computer or device. To purchase a Passport Subscription and enjoy all eight productions, CLICK HERE.

Complimentary access for Front Line Workers  and members of our Free 25 and Under program sponsored by Sun Life. 


COMING SOON: CBC IDEAS - RUSSIA indepth Podcast (Premieres May 12)

IDEAS is a deep-dive into contemporary thought and intellectual history. Using The Seagull as a launching-off point, Host Nahlah Ayed sits down with artists to discuss the cultural context to understand this Russian drama, and what it might have to say to our contemporary Canadian context. FREE

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Explore Arts and Culture

The State Hermitage Museum
Saint-Petersburg
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One day in Moscow - 360' Tour
Moscow
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The Bolshoi Theatre
Moscow
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Pushkin Museum
Moscow
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Museum of Cosmonautics
Moscow
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Artmossphere: street art in Moscow
Moscow
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The Theatrical Canon - Russia

9 OTHER PLAYS CURATED BY SOULPEPPER ARTISTS AND LOCAL SCHOLARS TO READ AND ENJOY! INQUIRE ABOUT THESE TITLES AT YOUR LOCAL INDEPENDENT BOOKSHOP OR LIBRARY.

Songs of the Twentieth Century
By Ludmilla Petrusheveskaya
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The Government Inspector
By Nikolai Gogol
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The Storm
By Alexander Ostrovsky
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Russian Jam and Other Plays
By Lyudmila Ulitskaya
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Three Sisters
By Anton Chekhov
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Cherry Orchard
By Anton Chekhov
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A Month in the Country
By Ivan Turgenev
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The Lower Depths
By Maxim Gorky
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Lebedinyi stan (The Encampment of the Swans)
By Marina Tsvetaeva
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