Plays Directory : The Suicide

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Nikolai Erdman
  • Written
    1928
  • Overview
    A young, unemployed man, Simion, believes the answer to his problems is to learn to play the tuba. However, his plan fails and he contemplaits suicide. His neighbour, Alexander Peters, decides to make money from Simion's misery by exploiting his intended suicide to several bidders. These bidders planned to exploit Simion's death to the futherence of their own individual cause. The Intelligencia, represented by Aristarch, is the first to approach him. From this point on, Simion finds himself being manipulated by various people representing the business world, the arts, the workers, romance, etc. During the course of the play, each character reveals the worst side of their personality, to humorous effect.

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2 known roles


Connected mandy members:

Yadel Gebeyehu
2019, Issam
Stratford circus
Rachael Coombes
Rachael Coombes
Wardrobe Assistant
2019, Costume Maker
Carola Pellegrino
Carola Pellegrino
Art Dept Assistant
2019, Scenic Artist
Kaitlin Wyatt
2018, Margarita Peryestova
Ruggero Barlaba
2018, Alexander Kalabushkin
Mariah Louca
Mariah Louca
Actor
2018, Serafima
Guildford School of Acting
Oliver Melvin
2018, Semyon Semyonovich
Hayley Rasdall
Hayley Rasdall
Assistant Stage Manager
2018, Deputy Stage Manager
PATS Studio
Alexandra Brett
2018, Maria
Julia Reid
Julia Reid
Company Stage Manager
2018, Stage Manager
GSA
Mckenzie Alexander
2018, Viktor Viktorovich
Esther Thomas
2017, Cleopatra Maximovna
HOME Theatre Manchester
Helen Griffiths
Helen Griffiths
Wardrobe Supervisor
2017, Assistant Costume Supervisor
HOME
Cameron Waghorn
2017, Egor Timovyeyevich
HOME Theatre
Louie Blackman
Louie Blackman
Stage Manager
2017, Gil
The Firestation Centre for Arts and Culture
Maddie Wakeling
2017, Raissa Filipovna
HOME Theatre
Chris Mould
Chris Mould
Lighting Designer
2017, Lighting Technician
The Arts Educational Schools London
Jack Cave
Jack Cave
Actor
2017, Kostya/Deaf Mute Boy/ Funeral Director
HOME Theatre
Jack Lord
Jack Lord
Sound Engineer
2017, Sound Number 3
The Lyttelton Theatre
Liam Rock
Liam Rock
Actor
2017, Brian
ArtsEd Studio Theatre