The Cherry Orchard

Play - Revival

Civic Repertory Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: October 15, 1928
  • Closing Date: April 20, 1929
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 63

Playwright: Anton Chekhov


Russian aristocrat Lyubov returns from Paris to her childhood estate, which is due to be sold. Anton Chekhov's 1903 play highlights the growing irrelevancy of the Russian upper classes as the former peasant class begins to gain power.


Opening Night Cast

Walter Beck Simeonov-Pishchik, Boris Borisovich
J. Edward Bromberg Yasha
Donald Cameron Lopakhin, Ermolai Alekseevich
Sayre Crawley Firs
Beatrice De Neergaard Dunyasha
John Eldredge Epikhodov, Semen Panteleevich
Josephine Hutchinson Anya
Eva Le Gallienne in The Cherry Orchard Eva Le Gallienne Varya
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Opening Night Production Credits

Anton Chekhov Anton Chekhov Writer
  Constance Garnett Translation
Eva Le Gallienne Eva Le Gallienne Director
  Aline Bernstein Scenic Design
  Aline Bernstein Costume Design
  Helene Pons Men's Costumes
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