“What a lovely day. Warm but with a touch of autumn in the air.”
“Yes, this would be the perfect sort of day to hang oneself.”
The Pushkinettes present a buoyantly desperate, epic, ridiculous show, merging clowning, physical theatre and Russian classics.
Tatiana and Julia escape into a Chekhovian world where they find no peace, only suffering. We Must Live! is the story of tragic heroes and heroines taken from classical Russian works, and through their lenses explores the ridiculous, at times hilarious, and profoundly tragic essence of what it means to be alive.