The Cherry Orchard
by Anton Chekhov
The Cherry Orchard Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The beautiful white orchard means different things to different people. It represents Lubov's heritage and her youth – a disappearing paradise. For Gaev, it's a symbol of status, mentioned in...
The breaking string sounds just before the homeless man enters in Act 2, and just after Fiers lies down at the end of the play. Different productions have handled it different ways. It could be the...