Fabrice Serafino

set and costume designer

 

ON THE HARMFUL EFFECT OF TOBACCO/

CAN CAUSE DEATH

By Anton Chekhov/Alison Carr

Directed by Charlotte Bennett

Set and costume design by Fabrice Serafino

Lighting design by Richard Howell

Music by Philippa Herrick


Performed by David Bradley for Forward Theatre Project

Cottesloe, National Theatre, 2010


Tired husband and enthusiastic smoker Nyukhin delivers a lecture on the evils of smoking, but is it really that simple?
Alison Carr’s revealing portrait of Nyukhin’s wife accompanies Chekhov’s comic monologue.

David Bradley plays both man and wife.

David Bradley as Nyukhin

Photo © Bronwen Sharp

David Bradley as Nyukhin’s wife

Photo © Bronwen Sharp

David Bradley as Nyukhin’s wife

Photo © Bronwen Sharp