Please join the Russian-American Culture & Business Council (RABCC) to celebrate the 161st anniversary of Anton Chekhov’s birth. This special program will feature reflections on the life and art of the great Russian writer by renowned Chekhov scholar and biographer Donald Rayfield, a dramatic reading of two Chekhov short stories by actress Beth Gilleland, followed by an audience Q&A. This free program will be held in English.
Donald Rayfield, Professor Emeritus of Russian and Georgian at Queen Mary University of London,
Beth Gilleland, Artistic Associate at Illusion Theater in Minneapolis
Paula Ramaley, Vice-Chair of RABCC, will moderate.