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The Retreat from Moscow

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Written by  William Nicholson
Date premiered  October 1999
First performance  October 1999
Original language  English language
Characters  Edward Jamie Alice
Setting  England, the present
Playwright  William Nicholson
Place premiered  Chichester Festival Theatre
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The Retreat from Moscow is a play written by William Nicholson.


The play is about the end of a three-decade marriage and the subsequent emotional fallout. The title is taken from Napoleon's costly invasion of Moscow and the subsequent retreat. It was first performed at the Chichester Festival Theatre in October, 1999. It was eventually produced in New York on Broadway at the Booth Theatre, on October 23, 2003 with John Lithgow, Eileen Atkins and Ben Chaplin, under the direction of Daniel Sullivan.

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2004 Tony Award nomination: Best Play, Best Actress in a Play, Best Featured Actor in a Play


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