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Synonyms for Chekhov

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

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published by Oberon Books, which tells the story of his one-man show Anton Checkhov.
He acted in dramas by Pinter, Checkhov and Ayckbourn, played Iago at Stratford, and appeared in more than 20 TV roles.
The fact that she, like the mother in the nursery, "has it all" is a condition that perpetuates the trauma until the intervention of Bergman's own analyst and mentor, played by Michael Checkhov.
However, this is the scenario in The French Ball, a long-lost short story by Anton Checkhov, recently rediscovered by translator Peter Constantine in the vaults of New York Public Library.