Play directory : Aristocrats

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  • Author
    Brian Friel
  • Written
  • Setting
    Donegal, 1970s
  • Overview
    Friel's retelling of Chekhov's Three Sisters, an American academic has come to a mansion, Ballybeg Hall, to write a book. Now rundown, the District Judge, an invalid, is cared for by his eldest and youngest daughters. The wedding of the youngest brings together the middle sister, from London, and their eccentric brother, who lives in Germany. Also at the house is a local, who is particularly fond of the eldest daughter.