Reporting: Monessa Guilfoil
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Theatre Department opens its Spring Semester with a contemporary tragi-comedy written by Jane Martin for a female cast of 7 who play all the roles of both genders. Professor Patrick Sweetman directs Anton in Show Business featuring three struggling actresses who are cast in a regional theatre production of Anton Checkov’s well-known play, The Three Sisters.
Here’s a fitting quote from The Three Sisters that also speaks to Martin’s contemporary play, Anton in Show Business:
“What seems to us serious, significant and important will, in future times, be forgotten or won’t seem important at all.”
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