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by Anton Chekhov
Adapted for broadcasting by Barbara Burnham from the translation by George Calderon
Produced by E. J. King Bull


Anton Chekhov
Broadcasting By:
Barbara Burnham
Translation By:
George Calderon
Produced By:
E. J. King Bull
Irina Arkadina, an actress:
Joan Swinstead
Peter Sorin, her brother:
Leon Quartermaine
Constantine Treplieff, her son:
Anthony Jacobs
Nina Zarietchnaya, daughter of a rich landowner:
Claire Bloom
Ilia Shamraeff, manager of Sorin's estate:
.Cecil Trouncer
Paulina, his wife:
Joan Matheson
Masha, their daughter:
Betty Baskcomb
Eugene Dorn a doctor:
Nigel Fitzgerald
Simon Medviedenko, a schoolmaster:
Tom Clarkson
Boris Trigorln, an author:
Francis Lister

Third of four programmes of music from his operas, prepared by Anthony Lewis
'Lotario': Act 1
Joseph Saxby (harpsichord)
The Boyd Neel Orchestra
Conducted by Arnold Goldsbrough
Narration by Geoffrey Dunn
'Julius Caesar,’ Act 1: December 19


Anthony Lewis
Joseph Saxby
Conducted By:
Arnold Goldsbrough
Geoffrey Dunn

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