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Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (11/20/1997 - 1/04/1998)
First Preview: Oct 23, 1997 Total Previews: 31
Opening Date: Nov 20, 1997    
Closing Date: Jan 04, 1998 Total Performances: 51

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Setting: In a province in Central Russia in the late 1880s.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
This version commissioned and originally presented by The Almeida Theatre Company
Written by Anton Chekhov; Book adapted by David Hare; Literal translation by Alex Wilbraham; Incidental music by Robert Waldman and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky ("Andante Cantabile" from String Quartet # 1 in D); Incidental music arranged by Robert Waldman
Directed by Gerald Gutierrez
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Catherine Zuber; Lighting Design by James F. Ingalls; Sound Design by Aural Fixation; Wig Design by Paul Huntley
LCT General Manager: Steven C. Callahan; Company Manager: Mala Mosher
Stage Manager: Frank Hartenstein; LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Deirdre McCrane
LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; LCT Director of Marketing: Thomas Cott; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; Vocal Consultant: Elizabeth Smith; General Press Representative: Philip Rinaldi; LCT Dramaturg: Anne Cattaneo; Cover photograph of Kevin Kline by Brigitte Lacombe; Advertising: Russek Advertising
Sponsored by The Laura Pels Foundation
Jayne AtkinsonAnna Petrovna
Ivanov's wife (nee Sarah Abramson)
Joan BuddenhagenGuest
Rob CampbellYevgeni Lvov
a young country doctor
Lynn CohenAvdotya Nazarovna
an old woman of no known profession
Jane CroninGuest
Hope DavisSasha
daughter to the Lebedevs
Robert FoxworthCount Matvyei Shabyelski
Ivanov's uncle
John Michael GilbertGuest
Judith HawkingMarfusha Babakina
a young widow and heiress
Kevin KlineNikolai Ivanov
a regional councillor
Tom McGowanMikhail Borkin
the steward of Ivanov's estate
Lawrence NathansonGuest
John NewtonGuest
William PrestonGavrila
servant to the Lebedevs
Thomas SchallGuest
Marian SeldesZinaida Savishna
wife to Lebedev
Evan ThompsonGuest
Jeff WeissKosykh
an excise officer
Susan WilderGuest
Max WrightPavel Lebedev
Chairman of the local council
Stuart ZamskyPyotr
servant to Ivanov
Understudies: Joan Buddenhagen (Sasha), Jane Cronin (Avdotya Nazarovna, Zinaida Savishna), John Michael Gilbert (Yevgeni Lvov), Lawrence Nathanson (Mikhail Borkin, Pyotr), John Newton (Kosykh, Pavel Lebedev), Thomas Schall (Nikolai Ivanov), Evan Thompson (Count Matvyei Shabyelski, Gavrila) and Susan Wilder (Anna Petrovna, Marfusha Babakina)
Tony Award®
 1998 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee] 
  Max Wright
Drama Desk Award
 1998 Outstanding Revival of a Play [nominee] 
 Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
 1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [nominee] 
  Max Wright
 1998 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Marian Seldes
 1998 Outstanding Set Design of a Play [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty
 1998 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Catherine Zuber