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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


Anton Chekhov
Translated By:
David Magarshack
Irene Worth
Zena Walker
Ian McKellen
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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