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The Seagull

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[Starring] Luise Rainer and Jeanne de Casalis with Michael Hordern and Geoffrey Keen
A comedy by Anton Chekhov
Translated by George Calderon
The action of the play takes place on Sorin's estate.

Contributors

Author: Anton Chekhov
Translated By: George Calderon
Producer: Harold Clayton
Assisted By: Kenneth Buckley
Settings: Barry Learoyd
Medvedenko: Norman Claridge
Masha, Shamrayef's daughter: Tatiana Lieven
Sorin, Peter Nikolayevitch (Madame Arkadina's brother): Allan Jeayes
Treplef, Constantine Gavrilovitch (Madame Arkadina's son): Geoffrey Keen
Nina, daughter of a rich land-owner: Luise Rainer
Yakof: Michael Rose
Pauline, Shamrayef's wife: Nora Gordon
Dom, Eugene Sergeitch, a doctor: Sydney Tafler
Shamrayef, Ilya Afanasyevitch, a retired Lieutenant, Manager of Sorin's estate: John Salew
Madame Arkadina, Irina Nikolayevna, an actress: Jeanne de Casalis
Trigorin, Boris Alexeyevitch, a writer: Michael Hordern
Housemaid: Josephine Hunter
Cook: Geoffrey Barrie

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