The Monday Play - The Seagull


Genome: [r4 Bd=19931101]This new production of Anton Chekhov 's classic play set on a country estate in Russia was recorded on location. It was described by the author as "a comedy, four acts, rural scenery (a view over a lake): much talk of literature, little action, five bushels of love."

Adapted for radio by Martyn Wade. Director Cherry Cookson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931101] Unknown: Anton Chekhov

Unknown: Martyn Wade.

Director: Cherry Cookson

Madame Arkadina: Diana Quick

Trigorin: Alex Jennings

Constantin: Robert Glenister

Nina: Helena Bonham Carter

Masha: Kate Buffery

Dorn: Edward Petherbridge

Sorin: Richard Pearson

Medvedenko: Nicholas Boulton

Paulina: Frances Jeater

Shamrayev: Colin Pinney