Performance Photos by Will Hollis: GUSEV, adapted from Chekhov by Graham Schmidt, August 13 - 29, 2015

Costumes by Pam Friday, Lighting by Natalie George, Set by Ia Enstera, Projection Design by Julia Smith, mask by Jennifer Davis, and Photos by Will Hollis.

by Anton Chekhov, adapted by Graham Schmidt
Breaking String Theater

August 13 - August 29, 2015
Salvage Vanguard Theater
2803 E Manor Rd
Austin, TX, 78722
  • Thursday, August 20, 8:00 PM
  • Friday, August 21, 8:00 PM
    • Performance followed by a talkback led by Dramaturg and Assistant Director Gabrielle Randle.
  • Saturday, August 22, 8:00 PM
  • Monday, August 24, 8:00 PM
    • Industry Night! Artists pay what you will.
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 PM
    • Community Night! All patrons pay what you will.
  • Thursday, August 27, 8:00 PM
  • Friday, August 28, 8:00 PM
  • Friday, August 28, 10:00 PM (Added Performance)
    • Closing Weekend Party! Enjoy a free glass of vodka from our supporters at Dripping Springs. 
  • Saturday, August 29, 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 29, 10:00 PM (Added Performance)
    • Closing Weekend Party! Enjoy a free glass of vodka from our supporters at Dripping Springs.


Tickets and event details available at and 512-761-3247. Run time: 60 minutes.
  • General Admission tickets $15 - $30.
  • VIP Tickets $35.
  • August 29 performances at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM include complimentary cocktails for all patrons. Tickets for these performances will be $25 - $35 (sliding scale). Celebrate Gusev with us!
  • Student rush tickets available for $10 starting at 10 minutes before curtain for every performance.


Want to make your night out extra special? Purchase VIP tickets and we'll reserve you in the best seats in the house, plus you'll receive a free adult beverage, courtesy of Dripping Springs Vodka.

Sliding scale, $15-$30 (suggested price: $25) available on-line via BuyPlayTix.

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Stephen Price (image: Will Hollis Photography, costume by Pam Friday)