Basics

Show Type
Genders
  • : 2
  • : 1
Age Ranges
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
A small house in the Northern mountains, daytime
Act/Scene
Act Three

Scene Context

Grusha is on the run. After a military coup resulted in the beheading of the Governor, the

Scene Text

Start: Lavrenti: Where’ve you come from, Grusha? Grusha: Across the Janga-Tu Pass, Lavrenti.

End: Lavrenti: But you can’t stay here long with the child. She’s religious, you see.

Citation: Brecht, Bertolt. The Caucasian Chalk Circle. Translated by Eric Bentley, Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 1999, pp. 44-46.

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