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Play of the Month . presenting Rex Harrison in Platonov

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by ANTON CHEKHOV translated by DMITRI MAKAROFF adapted for television by JOHN ELLIOT with Sian Phillips , Clive Revill
Geoffrey Bayldon , Joanna Dunham
Music composed by NORMAN KAY Costumes JUANITA WATERSON Lighting SAM BARCLAY
Script editor ROSEMARY HILL Designer EILEEN DISS
Producer CEDRIC MESSINA
Directed by CHRISTOPHER MORAHAN † (Cover story on page 9)

Contributors

Unknown: Anton Chekhov
Translated By: Dmitri Makaroff
Television By: John Elliot
Unknown: Sian Phillips
Unknown: Clive Revill
Unknown: Geoffrey Bayldon
Unknown: Joanna Dunham
Composed By: Norman Kay
Unknown: Juanita Waterson
Unknown: Sam Barclay
Editor: Rosemary Hill
Designer: Eileen Diss
Producer: Cedric Messina
Directed By: Christopher Morahan
Mikhail Platonov, a schoolmaster: Rex Harrison
Sasha, his wife: Patsy Byrne
Anna Voinitseva, a widow: Sian Phillips
Nicolai Triletski, Sasha's brother: Clive Revill
Count Glagolyev, Anna's suitor: Donald Eccles
Sergei Voinitsev, Anna's stepson: Geoffrey Bayldon
Bugrov, a merchant: Willoughby Goddard
Yakov, a servant: Trevor Kent
Katya, a maid: Stacey Tendeter
Col Triletski, Sasha's father: John Gill
Vengerovich, a rich Jew: Kevin Stoney
Sofia, Voinitsev's wife: Joanna Dunham
Maria Grekova, a student of Chemistry: Bridget Armstrong
Osip, a bandit: Neil McCarthy
Kiril, Glagolyev's son: Peter Eyre
Marko, a messenger: Joe Gladwin

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Play of the Month . presenting Rex Harrison in Platonov

BBC One London, 23 May 1971 20.15






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