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by Anton Chekhov
Translated by DAVID MAGARSHACK with Irene Worth
Zena Walker , Ian McKellen
Hugh Burden and Jack May
The action takes place on sorin's country estate in 1896. Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX


Unknown: Anton Chekhov
Translated By: David Magarshack
Unknown: Irene Worth
Unknown: Zena Walker
Unknown: Ian McKellen
Unknown: Hugh Burden
Produced By: Charles Lefeaux
Semyon Medvyedenko, a school master: Anthony Jackson
Masha, Shamrayev's daughter: Barbara Mitchell
Pyotr Sorin, Arkadina's brother: Ronald Herdman
Konstantin, Arkadina's son: Ian McKellen
Nina, a young girl: Zena Walker
Yakov, a workman: Bernard Brown
Polina, Shamrayev's wife: Marjorie Westburt
Yevgeny Dorn, a doctor: Jack Mat
Shamrayev, manager of Sorin's estate: Victor Lucas
Madame Irina Arkadina, an actress: Irene Worth
Boris Trigorin, a novelist: Hugh Burden

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