The Playwrights Database
Marta Robertson's plays including biography, theatres, agent, synopses, cast sizes, production and published dates
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below is a list of Marta Robertson's plays - click on a Play Title for more information
Breath By Breath
Breath By Breath
A play within a play: writer Anton Chekhov and female actor Olga Knipper's intimate relationship is set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century innovation in theatre and political persecution of Jews in Russia, which became indicative of major developments throughout the century. The consumptive Checkhov, who writes about love, confronts evidence of hatred. Breath By Breath is about different kinds of love; romantic love, love of family, love for theatre and art, and spiritual love for others. It asks - what is the artist's responsibility?
written by Peta Tait & Matra Robertson
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2 Act 90 mins Realism
Male: 5 Female: 2 Other: -
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