Anton Chekhov performed in Islamabad


15032336_856967701072623_173729643743666878_nTheatre Wallay organized performances of two short plays of Anton Chekhov in Islamabad on 19th and 20th November 2016. The performances were held in Aiwan-e-Quaid Auditorium in F-9 Park.

The two selected plays were “The Proposal” and “The Bear”. It was a well-attended event. TW came up with an English performance after a long time. Many foreigners working in Islamabad came to see the performance.

The cast of The Proposal included:

Imran Iftikhar as Stepan Stepanovitch Chubukov

Shafaq Malik as Natalia Sepanovna

Manto as Ivan Vassiliyitch Lomov

The cast of The Bear included:

Ammar Khalid as Gregory Sepanovitch Smirnov

Nida Mehmud as Elena Ivanovna Popova

Haseeb Chishti as Luka

The crew included:

Mustafa Hasan

Hassan Pasha

Kazim Carlo

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Theatre troupe performs adaptations of Anton Chekhov’s work