This quintessential Chekhov drama--his first success--is both comic and tragic. A group of friends and relations gather at a country estate to see the first performance of an experimental ... See full summary »

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Kara Aldridge ...
David Ayliff ...
A Cook
Jill Bennett ...
John Bennett ...
David Bird ...
Lyndon Brook ...
Nicholas Hannen ...
Perlita Neilson ...
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George Relph ...
Stella Riley ...
A Maid
Vernon Smythe ...
Hugh Williams ...
Diana Wynyard ...
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This quintessential Chekhov drama--his first success--is both comic and tragic. A group of friends and relations gather at a country estate to see the first performance of an experimental play written and staged by the young man of the house, Konstantin, an aspiring writer who dreams of bringing new forms to the theatre. Written by Anonymous

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10 October 1956 (UK)  »

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