Play directory : The Bear

Welcome to The Mandy Network Plays Directory.

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
    Anton Chekhov
  • Written
  • Setting
  • Overview
    A young widow, in mourning for a year, declares herself effectively dead, only to be stirred back into life by the blustering, salty-tongued Gregory, who she cannot resist despite her best efforts.

    Adapted several times by playwrights including Michael Frayn and Brian Friel.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: The Bear