Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (1/08/2017 - 3/19/2017)

First Preview: Dec 17, 2016
Opening Date: Jan 08, 2017
Closing Date: Mar 19, 2017
Total Previews: 22
Total Performances: 81

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)

Produced by Stuart Thompson, Sydney Theater Company, Jon B. Platt, Scott M. Delman, Ruth Hendel, The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President), Robert G. Bartner, John Gore and Jimter Productions LLC; Associate Producer: Kevin Emrick

Originally produced by Sydney Theater Company

Written by Andrew Upton; After "Platonov" by Anton Chekhov; Composer: Stefan Gregory

Directed by John Crowley; Assistant Director: Andrew Britt

Scenic Design by Alice Babidge; Costume Design by Alice Babidge; Lighting Design by Nick Schlieper; Sound Design by Stefan Gregory; Associate Scenic Design: Jerome Martin; Associate Costume Design: China Lee; Associate Lighting Design: Gina Scherr; Associate Sound Design: Tony Smolenski and Drew Levy; Moving Light Programmer: Michael Hill

Executive Producer: Rachael Azzopardi and Patrick McIntyre; General Manager: Thompson Turner Productions and Toni Marie Davis; Company Manager: Susan Brumley

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Kristen Harris; Stage Manager: Glynn David Turner

Casting (Australia): Serena Hill; Casting (U.S.): Daniel Swee, C.S.A. and Camille Hickman; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Fight Director (Australia): Nigel Poulton; Fight Director (U.S.): Thomas Schall; Fight Captain: Daniel Frith; Production Photographer (U.S.): Joan Marcus; Production Photographer (Australia): Steven Chee and Lisa Tomasetti

Opening Night Cast

Cate Blanchett
Broadway debut
Anna
Richard Roxburgh
Broadway debut
Mikhail
Anna Bamford
Broadway debut
Maria
Andrew Buchanan
Broadway debut
Osip
David Downer
Broadway debut
Yegor
Eamon Farren
Broadway debut
Kirill
Martin Jacobs
Broadway debut
Alexei
Brandon McClelland
Broadway debut
Dimitri
Jacqueline McKenzie
Broadway debut
Sophia
Marshall Napier
Broadway debut
Ivan
Susan Prior
Broadway debut
Sasha
Chris Ryan
Broadway debut
Sergei
Toby Schmitz
Broadway debut
Nikolai

Understudies: Eamon Farren (Nikolai), Daniel Frith (Dimitri, Kirill, Nikolai, Osip, Sergei), Morgan Hallett (Maria, Sasha, Sophia), C. David Johnson (Alexei, Ivan, Yegor) and Toby Schmitz (Mikhail)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2017 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play [nominee] 

Cate Blanchett

Drama Desk Award

 2017 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Cate Blanchett

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