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' Ivanov '


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A play of provincial and pre-war Russia by ANTON TCHEKOV
Adapted and Produced by BARBARA BURNHAM
(' Ivanov' was broadcast in the National programme last night)


Unknown: Beatrice Gilbert
Unknown: Anthony Quayle
Unknown: Cecile Dixon
Produced By: Barbara Burnham
Nicolas Ivanov, a country landowner and civil servant: Val Gielgud
Anna, a Jewess, his wife: Jeanne de Casalis
Count Shabelsky, his uncle: Esme Percy
Misha Borkin, his cousin and steward: Guy Pelham-Boulton
Pavel Lebedyev, a neighbour: Miles Malleson
Zinaida Lebedyev, his wife: Gladys Young
Sasha, their daughter: Mary Graham
Marfa Babakin, a rich widow: Viola Lyel
Luov, a young doctor: Norman Shelley

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