A Month in the Country
by Ivan Sergeyich Turgenev, translated by Richard Newnham
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
February 7 - 15, 1958

  First production this translation

Cast
   

 
Arkady Sergeyhich Islayev, a rich landlordHoward Strick
Natalia Petrovna, his wifeSheila Franglen
Kolia, their sonAlan Smith
Vera Alexandrovna, their adopted daughterJoanna Dunham
Anna Semyenovna, Islayev's motherAnnette Panter
Lizavyeta Bogdanovna, a lady companionJoan Clotheir
Mihail Alexandrich Rakitin,
a friend of the family
James Maxwell
Adam Ivanich Schaaf, Kolia's Russian tutorRalph Grushkin
Ignati Ilich Shpiegelski, a doctorWalter Kennedy
Afanassi Ivanich Bolshintsov, a neighbourJohn Pettengell
Natvei, a servantHarold Bennett
Katia, a maidservantIrene Hill
 

A Month in the Country
 

Production Team
Director : Margery Withers
Set Design : Bruce Cleave
Lighting Design : Kay Gardner

Stage Manager : Rosemary Nockolds
ASMs : Joan Hawkins, Eileen Baker, Maureen Kerry, Mary Phillips
Lighting operator : Corinne Birch
Wardrobe : Sheila Scott
Scenery constructed by Jon Ogborne