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Salvage Vanguard Theater's Thr3e Zisters
This zombified take on Chekhov gets reanimated right when we need women who will bite back at the patriarchy
Arts Review  February 16, 2017, by Robert Faires
"...Having been through all this before – too many times before – the zisters are over it. As Olga, Masha, and Irina, Heather Hanna, Shawn Sides, and Jenny Larson, respectively, swing back and forth between ennui and resentment..."

The 2014-15 Austin Critics Table Awards
Top honors to Salvage Vanguard's Thr3e Zisters, LOLA Austin's Femme Bohème, and Texas State's Kiss Me, Kate
Arts Story  June 4, 2015, by Robert Faires
"...It was four for Thr3e at the Austin Critics Table Awards on Monday night, with Salvage Vanguard Theater's Thr3e Zisters receiving four prizes from the group of area arts writers...."

Thr3e Zisters
InThr3e Zisters, Salvage Vanguard disinters Chekhov's famous siblings in a beautiful, fascinating, cutting way
Arts Review  February 5, 2015, by Elizabeth Cobbe
"...Thr3e ZistersSalvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 Manor Rd. Through Feb. 14 Running time: 1 hr., 5 min...."

Art Par Excellence
The nominees for the 2014-15 Austin Critics Table Awards
DAILY Arts  May 20, 2015
"...Earning the most attention from the group were two premieres: Ballet Austin's Belle Redux/A Tale of Beauty & the Beast and the UT Department of Theatre & Dance's Refugia, created with the Moving Company, each of which received seven nominations. Four productions captured six nods apiece: Zach Theatre’s Texas premiere of the Robert Schenkkan political drama All the Way; Austin Opera's modern-day staging of Verdi's A Masked Ball; Salvage Vanguard Theater's undead riff on Chekhov, Thr3e Zisters; and the Texas State University Department of Theatre & Dance's spirited revival of Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate...."

Everything Is Exemplary
The 2014-15 Austin Critics Table Awards
DAILY Arts  June 3, 2015, by Robert Faires
"...Salvage Vanguard Theater's Thr3e Zisters took top honors at the 23rd Austin Critics Table Awards Monday. The irreverent riff on Chekhov was recognized in four areas, including Outstanding Production of a Comedy..."

Pleasure of the Paynes 2015
Big wins for Am I White?, Heathers at the 2015 theatre awards
DAILY Arts  October 28, 2015, by Robert Faires
"...Though His Thunderous Eminence drove the proceedings, the night really belonged to three companies: Salvage Vanguard Theater, which took home five awards for its world premiere production of Am I White?, by local playwright Adrienne Dawes, and another three, fittingly enough, for Thr3e Zisters, its zombified take on Chekhov; Doctuh Mistuh Productions, which received five awards for its staging of Heathers, the Musical and another two for its musical partner in rep this summer, The Rocky Horror Show; and Proyecto Teatro, which was honored with three awards for its production of Por los Mojados, one for its theatrical event Eros, and also the Distinguished Achievement Award. Among them, the trio collected almost half of this year's 46 awards...."

Five Excellent Things to Do in Austin this Weekend
Aside from enjoying this, we mean, ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS weather
DAILY Arts  February 6, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...2. THR3E ZISTERS Our theatre reviewer Elizabeth Cobbe assures us that this tongue-in-cheek critique of the playwright Anton Chekhov – in which his famous three sisters are dug up, literally, and turned into zombies – is a show worth seeing, regardless of your knowledge of Russian drama..."

Only the Fourth Wall Is Forever
After 10 years, Salvage Vanguard Theater is moving on
Arts Story  June 23, 2016, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...And remember, maybe especially, how Jenny Larson has led Salvage Vanguard forward since 2008, the company under her guidance rocking the boards with Caridad Svich's Thrush, Jason Grote's Civilization, Sibyl Kempson's From the Pig Pile, the glorious Bright Now Beyond by Daniel Alexander Jones and Bobby Halvorson, Adrienne Dawes' Am I White, and the dazzling metafictive zombiefest of Thr3e Zisters...."

Austin Critics Table Awards 2014-2015
PHOTO GALLERY  June 2, 2015
"...Natalie George wins the Lighting Design award for her work on The Tuning Project/Gold Show Rose Show/Feast of My Heart/Thr3e Zisters/1,000 Forest Gorillas in Kansas...."

Gay Place: Laissez Lez...
OUTsider, Valentine's and Mardi Gras make this one big gay week
Columns  February 12, 2015, by Kate X Messer
"...THR3E ZISTERS A little gender twist on Mr. Chekhov never hurt no one..."

Gay Place: $$ for Cats
Laugh out loud and support some baby Bobcats
Columns  February 5, 2015, by Kate X Messer
"...THR3E ZISTERS A little gender twist on Mr. Chekhov never hurt no one..."

Gay Place: Big Blue Body
GIAC's Nina Diaz is her own dang thang
Columns  January 29, 2015, by Kate X Messer
"...THR3E ZISTERS A little gender twist on Mr. Chekhov never hurt no one..."

Robert Faires' Top 10 (+1) Theatre Riches of 2017
From monsters to mountains, wolves to wild horses, the year came alive with figures boldly created onstage
Arts Story  December 28, 2017, by Robert Faires
"...1) LET THE RIGHT ONE IN (National Theatre of Scotland/Texas Performing Arts)/THR3E ZISTERS (Salvage Vanguard Theater) In a year of monstrosities, monsters ruled the stage. Our regular Scots visitors (The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart, Black Watch) blew into town with a distinctly Scandinavian chill: that of the 2008 Swedish film about young love and vampirism..."

Paper Chairs' The Audience
Elizabeth Doss' adaptation of García Lorca's unfinished play is less a drama than a dream, unbound by logic, reason, or convention
Arts Review  August 9, 2018, by Robert Faires
"...At another, three horses provide a running commentary on the action. The character of Juliet appears to complain, at length, about the tiresome resurrections she must endure every time Shakespeare's tragedy is produced (a grievance shared by the Olga, Masha, and Irina in Salvage Vanguard Theater's Thr3e Zisters)..."

The Critics Speak … and Speak … and Speak
Clybourne Park, Manchurian Candidate big winners
DAILY Arts  June 6, 2017, by Robert Faires
"...Revival of a Theatrical Work Thr3e Zisters, Salvage Vanguard Theater..."

Top 10 (+1) Theatre Riches of 2015
Wild theatrical energy and masterful performances were the hallmarks of outstanding theatre in 2015
Arts Story  December 31, 2015, by Robert Faires
"...1) Thr3e Zisters (Salvage Vanguard Theater)..."

Gay Place: GSC - the Place to Be
Hoof on down to the Longhorn home of gender diversity as the GSC celebrates 10 years
Columns  January 22, 2015
"...THR3E ZISTERS A little gender twist on Mr. Chekhov never hurt no one..."

The Gay Place: HelloDolly!
Two doors down (or so), they're thowing a party for Dolly
Columns  January 15, 2015, by Kate X Messer
"...THR3E ZISTERS A little gender twist on Mr. Chekhov never hurt no one..."

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