This production played in repertory with The Robber Bridegroom, Edward II, The Time of Your Life


Harkness Theatre, (11/04/1975 - 11/08/1975)

First Preview: Nov 03, 1975
Opening Date: Nov 04, 1975
Closing Date: Nov 08, 1975
Total Previews: 1
Total Performances: 7

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The drawing room of the Prozorov home in a provincial town of Russia. Olga and Irina's room. The turn of the century - two years later.
This production is a return engagement of The Three Sisters (12/19/1973 - 1/11/1974)

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Rebekah Harkness; Theatre Leased by The Acting Company (John Houseman, Artistic Director; Margot Harley, Producing Director; Porter Van Zandt, Executive Director)

Produced by The Acting Company (John Houseman, Artistic Director; Margot Harley, Producing Director; Porter Van Zandt, Executive Director); Producing Director: F. G. Harley

Written by Anton Chekhov; Musical Director: Gerald Gutierrez; Translated by Tyrone Guthrie and Leonard Kipnis

Directed by Boris Tumarin; Dances staged by Elizabeth Keen

Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by John David Ridge; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by John Quaglia

Company Manager: Manny Kladitis

Production Stage Manager: Howard Crampton-Smith; Stage Manager: Sam Clester; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jo Mayer; Technical Director: Richard Elkow

Voice Consultant: Elizabeth Smith; General Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Advertising: Michael DeLuise and The Blaine Thompson Company

Opening Night Cast

Brooks BaldwinMember of the Prozorov Household
Glynis BellAnfisa
the nanny
Cynthia DickasonMember of the Prozorov Household
Peter DvorskyVershinin
Lt. Colonel, Battery Commander
Sandra HalperinNatalya Ivanovna
Andrei's fiancee/wife
J. W. HarperMember of the Prozorov Household
Elaine HausmanDounyasha
a Maid
Benjamin HendricksonAndrei Prozorov
Patti LuPoneIrina
Andrei's sister
Anderson MatthewsMember of the Prozorov Household
Mary-Joan NegroMasha
Andrei's sister
Richard OomsKulygin
Masha's husband
Mary Lou RosatoOlga
Andrei's sister
David SchrammChebutykin
Army doctor
Norman SnowBaron Tuzenbach
Lieutenant
Roy K. StevensFerapont
Courier for the City Council
Nicolas SurovyFedotik
Second Lieutenant
Michael TolaydoRode
Second Lieutenant
Sam TsoutsouvasSolyony
Captain

Understudies: Robert Bacigalupi (Rode, Solyony), Glynis Bell (Olga), Cynthia Dickason (Dounyasha, Natalya Ivanovna), Gerald Gutierrez (Fedotik, Member of the Prozorov Household), J. W. Harper (Chebutykin), Elaine Hausman (Anfisa, Irina), Kevin Kline (Baron Tuzenbach, Vershinin), Mary Lou Rosato (Masha), Nicolas Surovy (Kulygin), Michael Tolaydo (Ferapont) and Sam Tsoutsouvas (Andrei Prozorov)

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