The Free State
The original text
First published in London by Methuen, 2000 (ISBN 0-413-74330-6). Published in 2011 as The free state : a South African response to Chekhov's the Cherry Orchard by Oberon Books (ISBN 9781849431330).
Playscript [Typescript (photocopy)] of The Free State from Anton Chekov's The Cherry Orchard: A version by Janet Suzman from the original South Africa adaptation by Roger Martin - 1997 held by NELM Location: [Collection: MARKET THEATRE]: 2003. 67. 4.
Translations and adaptations
Photographs of scenes from the Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company production of The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekov, a new adaptation set in South Africa, directed by Janet Suzman. The photographs feature Moshidi Motshegwa as Dikeledi, Burt Caesar as Aleksander Mashopho Lebaka, Estelle Kohler as Lucy (Lulu) Rademeyer, Sello Motloung as Khokoloho, Joseph Jones as Nyatso, Jack Klaff as Leo Guyver.
Scenes from the Birmingham Repertory Theatre production of The Free State, a South African response to Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard written by Janet Suzman. The photographs feature Janet Suzman as Lucy Rademeyer, Patricia Boyer as Anna, Jeffrey Kissoon as Alexander, Esmeralda Bihl as Maria, and Jack Klaff as Leo Guyver.
Photograph of Dorothy-Ann Gould as Karlotta in the Birmingham Repertory Theatre production of The Free State, a South African response to Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard written by Janet Suzman.
Performance history in South Africa
2002: Directed by Yvette Hardie for the National School of Arts (Johannesburg) main drama production for 2002.
The Free State theatre programme, 2002.
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