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Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (11/20/1997 - 1/04/1998)
First Preview: Oct 23, 1997 Total Previews: 31
Opening Date: Nov 20, 1997    
Closing Date: Jan 04, 1998 Total Performances: 51

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Setting: In a province in Central Russia in the late 1880s.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
This version commissioned and originally presented by The Almeida Theatre Company
Written by Anton Chekhov; Book adapted by David Hare; Literal translation by Alex Wilbraham; Incidental music by Robert Waldman and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky ("Andante Cantabile" from String Quartet # 1 in D); Incidental music arranged by Robert Waldman
Directed by Gerald Gutierrez
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Catherine Zuber; Lighting Design by James F. Ingalls; Sound Design by Aural Fixation; Wig Design by Paul Huntley
LCT General Manager: Steven C. Callahan; Company Manager: Mala Mosher
Stage Manager: Frank Hartenstein; LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Deirdre McCrane
LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; LCT Director of Marketing: Thomas Cott; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; Vocal Consultant: Elizabeth Smith; General Press Representative: Philip Rinaldi; LCT Dramaturg: Anne Cattaneo; Cover photograph of Kevin Kline by Brigitte Lacombe; Advertising: Russek Advertising
Sponsored by The Laura Pels Foundation
Jayne Atkinson
Anna Petrovna
Ivanov's wife (nee Sarah Abramson)
Joan Buddenhagen
Rob Campbell
Yevgeni Lvov
a young country doctor
Lynn Cohen
Avdotya Nazarovna
an old woman of no known profession
Jane Cronin
Hope Davis
daughter to the Lebedevs
Robert Foxworth
Count Matvyei Shabyelski
Ivanov's uncle
John Michael Gilbert
Judith Hawking
Marfusha Babakina
a young widow and heiress
Kevin Kline
Nikolai Ivanov
a regional councillor
Tom McGowan
Mikhail Borkin
the steward of Ivanov's estate
Lawrence Nathanson
John Newton
William Preston
servant to the Lebedevs
Thomas Schall
Marian Seldes
Zinaida Savishna
wife to Lebedev
Evan Thompson
Jeff Weiss
an excise officer
Susan Wilder
Max Wright
Pavel Lebedev
Chairman of the local council
Stuart Zamsky
servant to Ivanov
Understudies: Joan Buddenhagen (Sasha), Jane Cronin (Avdotya Nazarovna, Zinaida Savishna), John Michael Gilbert (Yevgeni Lvov), Lawrence Nathanson (Mikhail Borkin, Pyotr), John Newton (Kosykh, Pavel Lebedev), Thomas Schall (Nikolai Ivanov), Evan Thompson (Count Matvyei Shabyelski, Gavrila) and Susan Wilder (Anna Petrovna, Marfusha Babakina)
Tony Award®
1998 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Max Wright
Drama Desk Award
1998 Outstanding Revival of a Play [nominee]
Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Max Wright
1998 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Marian Seldes
1998 Outstanding Set Design of a Play [nominee]
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty
1998 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Catherine Zuber