Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Russian dramatist whose plays are concerned with the difficulty of communication between people (1860-1904)

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Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in 1860 about six hundred miles south of Moscow in what he described as the 'dirty, drab, empty, lazy and illiterate' port of Taganrog on the Sea of Asov where only two people in the town, he claimed, owned a chamber-pot.
INTERNATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL "IN THE HOME CITY OF ANTON CHEKHOV": In 1873 in the southern city of Taganrog a 13-year-old Russian student named Anton Pavlovich Chekhov attended Offenbach's operetta Elena the Beautiful at the Taganrog City Theatre.