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Caryl Hughes sings Sonya’s song

Cozmin Sime sings ‘A human being’ (Astrov)

Sonya’s story

- is a one Act opera based on the character of Sonya from Uncle Vanya. Vanya and Astrov also appear and the role of Yelena is played by a dancer. It was premiered in 2010 at the Tete a Tete festival in London. Directed by Sally Burgess and designed by Charles Phu it starred Caryl Hughes and Cozmin Sime.

Sonya’s story

Many of the songs from Sonya’s story appear in Uncle Vanya

much more on Sonya’s story website - here