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Only Human: Anton Chekhov



Guest host Jane Curtin presents works by Anton Chekhov that were part of a celebration sponsored by Columbia University and hosted by Chekhov scholar Laura Strausfeld. We’ll hear “A Drama” performed by Cynthia Nixon—an ambitious writer overwhelms her idol; “Rapture” performed by Robin Miles, Sam Underwood, Rainn Wilson, and Di Zhu—a young man enjoys his 15 minutes of fame; “Which Is Better?” performed by Rainn Wilson—Chekhov debates the merits of schools vs. pubs; and “Verotchka” performed by Rainn Wilson—a studious young man confronts romance.

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