Lindsey Trout Hughes

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Lindsey Trout Hughes is a freelance copywriter and theater maker in New York City. You can find her on Twitter.

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Cover Photo: A photograph of a Broadway production of Chekov's 'Three Sisters' featuring two women in an embrace
Rediscovering Chekhov’s Plays in the Pandemic

The play asked suddenly familiar questions: Why all this suffering? Is life really beautiful? How are we supposed to go on like this?

Cover Photo: An image of  John Everett Millais's 'Ophelia' in which Ophelia lays in water surrounded by a lush  green landscape. She is wearing a dress and her head and hands are above water. Flowers surround her in the water.
Playing Ophelia Helped Me Navigate My Own Grief

She sings and speaks in lewd riddles, mourning her father’s untimely death and her abandonment by Hamlet, her lover.