A Month in the Country

by Ivan Sergeyich Turgenev
Translated by Richard Newnham

 

Tower Theatre, Canonbury
February 7th - 15th, 1958

*** First production of this translation ***
 

Cast List

Arkady Sergeyhich Islayev, a rich landlord : Howard Strick
Natalia Petrovna, his wife : Sheila Franglen
Kolia, their son : Alan Smith
Vera Alexandrovna, their adopted daughter : Joanna Dunham
Anna Semyenovna, Islayev's mother : Annette Panter
Lizavyeta Bogdanovna, a lady companion : Joan Clotheir
Mihail Alexandrich Rakitin, a friend of the family : James Maxwell
Adam Ivanich Schaaf, Kolia's Russian tutor : Ralph Grushkin
Ignati Ilich Shpiegelski, a doctor : Walter Kennedy
Afanassi Ivanich Bolshintsov, a neighbour : John Pettengell
Natvei, a servant : Harold Bennett
Katia, a maidservant : Irene Hill

A Month in the Country


 

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