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Uncle Vanya

  • Study Guide

Uncle Vanya is a play by Anton Chekhov that was first performed in 1898.


Read a Plot Overview of the entire play or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis.


See a complete list of the characters in Uncle Vanya and in-depth analyses of Ivan “Vanya” Voynitsky, Yelena Andreevna, Mikhail Astrov, and Sonya Alexandrovna.

Main Ideas

Here's where you'll find analysis about the play as a whole.

Teacher's Handbook

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