Basics

Show Type
Genders
  • : 1
  • : 1
Age Ranges
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
In the Northern Mountains, daytime, on either bank of a river
Act/Scene
Act Three

Scene Context

Simon and Grusha have both fled their village in the wake of a military coup, but not before

Scene Text

Start: Grusha: Simon! Simon: Is that Grusha Vashnadze? Grusha: Simon!

End: Simon: When the wind once starts to blow, they say, it blows through every cranny. The wife need say no more.

Citation: Brecht, Bertolt. The Caucasian Chalk Circle. Translated by Eric Bentley, Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 1999, pp. 59-60.

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