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NT Live Vanya

21 February 2024

In the Playhouse


Australian Premiere | United Kingdom | 2023 | English | Drama
Andrew Scott (Fleabag) comes to the screen in this Australian premiere screening of National Theatre Live’s Vanya. Enjoy this award-winning one-man adaptation of Simon Stephens’ radical new version of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya. Directed by Sam Yates.

Andrew Scott is superb- brilliantly subtle, witty and precise. Tremendous.

Financial Times

Andrew Scott (Fleabag) brings multiple characters to life in Simon Stephens’ (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) radical new version of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya.

Hopes, dreams, and regrets are thrust into sharp focus in this one-man adaptation which explores the complexities of human emotions.

Filmed live during its sold-out run in London’s West End, Vanya will be playing exclusively in cinemas in 2024.

Sydney Opera House and Sharmill Films Present

National Theatre Live


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Cast and credits

Adapted by Simon Stephens, after Anton Chekhov
Director Sam Yates
Designer Rosanna Vize
Starring Andrew Scott

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