PlayRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
May 03, 1966
Closing Date
Jun 11, 1966
1st Preview
Apr 25, 1966
1st Preview
Apr 25, 1966
Previews
9
Performances
47
PlayRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Shubert Theatre
(May 03, 1966 - Jun 11, 1966)

Setting
A district in Central Russia at the end of the last Century.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Written by Anton Chekhov; Book adapted by John Gielgud; Based on the original translation by Ariadne Nicolaeff
Directed by John Gielgud
Scenic Design by Rouben Ter-Arutunian; Costume Design by Rouben Ter-Arutunian; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal; Hair Stylist: Phil Leto
General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo; Company Manager: Seymour Herscher
Production Manager: Jean Barrere; Production Stage Manager: Harry Young; Assistant Stage Mgr: Anna Minot
Production Associate: Hildy Parks; General Press Representative: James D. Proctor; Press Representative: Robert W. Larkin; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Nikolai Ivanov
a regional councillor
Anna Petrovna
Ivanov's wife (nee Sarah Abramson)
Count Matvyei Shabyelski
Ivanov's uncle
Young Girl
Marfusha Babakina
a young widow and heiress
Pavel Lebedev
Chairman of the local council
Kosykh
an excise officer
Young Girl
Avdotya Nazarovna
an old woman of no known profession
Sasha
daughter to the Lebedevs
3rd Young Man
Zinaida Savishna
wife to Lebedev
2d Young Man
Yevgeni Lvov
a young country doctor
Pyotr
servant to Ivanov
Maid
 
Maid
1st Young Man
Mikhail Borkin
the steward of Ivanov's estate
Old Lady
Butler
Standby: Esther Benson (Anna Petrovna, Marfusha Babakina), Tom Klunis (Nikolai Ivanov) and Guy Spaull (Pavel Lebedev, Count Matvyei Shabyelski)
Understudies: Linda Geiser (Sasha), Miller Lide (Yevgeni Lvov), Michael Miller (Mikhail Borkin, Kosykh, 1st Young Man, Count Matvyei Shabyelski), Anna Minot (Young Girl, Marfusha Babakina), Brooks Morton (Mikhail Borkin, Kosykh) and Betty Sinclair (Zinaida Savishna, Avdotya Nazarovna)

Tony Award®

 

Best Actor in Play

1966 Nominee
Roland Culver
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