The Seagull

Drama - Revival

Comedy Theatre

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  • Opening Date: April 9, 1929
  • Closing Date: May 18, 1929
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 31

Playwright: Anton Chekhov


Famous actress Irina Arkadina is obsessed with a callous lover, dismissive of her frustrated son and suspicious of an admiring young woman. Anton Chekhov's 1895 play explores the tensions between mothers, sons, lovers, friends and servants.


Opening Night Cast

Walter Abel Trigorin
Carroll Ashburn Dr. Dorn
E. J. Ballantine Sorin
Barbara Benedict Polina
Barbara Bulgakova Nina
Maynard Burgess Yakov
William Challee Shamrayev
Lewis Leverett Konstantin Treplev
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Opening Night Production Credits

Anton Chekhov Anton Chekhov Writer
  Leo Bulgakov Director
  A Cooperative Company Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1928 - 1929

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