The Kreutzer Sonata
The Mainstage Series
Meet Pozdynyshev, an enigmatic stranger in a smoky rail car, weaving a tale of love, loss and betrayal. Hear his sensuous wife playing piano while his old friend plays violin, the Kreutzer Sonata between them, powerful and evocative. Was this music the soundtrack to their illicit passion, or has Pozdynyshev made a terrible mistake? Irish playwright Nancy Harris has transformed Tolstoy’s classic novella, inspired by this oft-played sonata, into a theatrical experience you’ll not soon forget.
May 30 -June 22
Pittsburgh Premiere | Directed by Alan Stanford
Henry Heymann Theatre inside the Stephen Foster Memorial, 4301 Forbes Avenue, Oakland