In this image released by Classic Stage Co., Taylor Schilling, left, and Peter Dinklage perform in a scene from "A Month in the Country." (AP Photo/Classic Stage Co., Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — Careless actions can have unexpected consequences, as demonstrated in the great 19th-century Russian playwright Ivan Turgenev’s classic “A Month in the Country.” The comedy of manners, about all kinds of love among Russian aristocrats and their employees on a country estate, resonates with tragic undertones as realism and romanticism battle it out.

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