Ian McKellen Stage
Theatre Poster
Written by Anton Chekov, translation by Mike Alfreds with Lilia Sokolov
Directed by Mike Alfreds
Ian McKellen in the role of Lopakhin
Cottesloe, London; His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen
10 December 1985 - 8 March 1986
CAST
Dunyasha
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Selina Cadell
Lopakhin
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Ian McKellen
Yepikhodov
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Greg Hicks
Firs
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Hugh Lloyd
Anya
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Claire Moore
Ranevskaya
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Sheila Hancock
Varya
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Eleanor Bron
Gayev
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Edward Petherbridge
Charlotta Ivanovna
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Julie Legrande
Simeonov Pishchik
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Roy Kinnear
Yasha
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Jonathan Hyde
Trofimov
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Laurance Rudic
A passer-by
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Peter Needham
The Station Master
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Simon Dutton
The Post Office Clerk
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Tristram Wymark
OTHER CREDITS
Design & Lighting: Paul Dart; Music: Ilone Sekacz; Dances: Sue Lefton