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'Alekhine's Greatest Defeat' by Vithal Rajan - additional information.

'Alekhine's Greatest Defeat' by Vithal Rajan
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Period and Geography
Locations: France and India. Time Periods: 1920 to 1939 and Now
Settings and Set Complexity
Number of Sets: 1
Setting: Living Room and A Room
Set Requirements: Backdrops/simple flats and Multiple locations in one set
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A combination of Indian storytelling and chess! Split-stage set, simple props, but needs a means of displaying the chess moves to the audience.
Game One in the Varadachary Chess Cycle. Varadachary, the story teller, relates how he witnessed Russian Grand Master Alexander Alekhine fall in love whilst losing a chess match in Paris to a beautiful student.


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