Why are you wearing a tailcoat?


Ivan Lomov, a long-time neighbor of Stepan Chubukov, comes to propose to Chubukov's daughter Natalia. After receiving a cheerful permission to marry Natalia he gets into an argument with her about the Oxen Meadows, a disputed piece of land between their respective properties, and then, about the superiority of their hunting dogs. Stepan Chubukov all but forces Ivan Lomov and his daughter to stop arguing and accept the proposal with a kiss. Immediately following the kiss, the couple gets into another argument.

Production Notes

  • Theatre Company
  • Moscow Theatre - School of Modern Drama
  • Parental rating
  • Parental rating information not available.
  • Duration
  • 85 min
  • Original language
  • Russian
  • Subtitles
  • English
  • In theaters
  • No
  • Category / Genre
  • Musical

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