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Definition(s):

  • (n) Russian dramatist whose plays are concerned with the difficulty of communication between people (1860-1904)

News

  • Need to Know for Monday, June 17

    1Local theater company Sweet Tea Shakespeare will present Anton Chekov's "The Seagull" at Cape Fear Botanical Garden at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Fayetteville Observer

Quotes

  1. "My favorite author was Anton Chekov, and I had read a story of his called 'The Lady with the Pet Dog,' about a womanizer who ends up so attached to the woman who he's been trying to make account with. Well my story is not the same, except that I...
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: Gene Wilder Source: The Patriot Ledger

  2. "I didn't feel like I could relate to any of the characters," Abrams tells EW. "I didn't feel cocky or self-confident like Kirk. I wasn't as logical or rule abiding as Spock. I wasn't grumpy as Bones or as wide eyed as Chekov. I didn't have...
    on Dec 7, 2009 By: JJ Abrams Source: Entertainment Weekly

  3. "It's very much like O'Neill or Shakespeare or Chekov," Loggia told me at a party to celebrate the show back in its fifth season. "It's great writing, despite the f-word usage."
    on Apr 5, 2007 By: Robert Loggia Source: White Plains Journal News

Word of the Day
subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /