Rehearsal images have been released for the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre's production of Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull. Check out the pictures below (click image to enlarge).
Directed by Matthew Dunster, The Seagull opens on 24th June (previews from 19th June) and runs until 11th July. Celebrated as one of the most important plays of the nineteenth century, the Open Air Theatre have commissioned a new version by Torben Betts to mark the 120th Anniversary of Chekhov’s original play.
Janie Dee stars as Irina Arkadina alongside Sabrina Bartlett as Nina and Matthew Tennyson as Konstantin. The cast also includes Tara D’Arquian as Natasha, Lisa Diveney as Masha, Tom Greaves as Yakov, Colin Hoult as Simon Medviedenko, Fraser James as Ilia Shamraev, Lisa Palfrey as Paulina Andreevna, Ian Redford as Peter Sorin, Alex Robertson as Boris Trigorin and Danny Webb as Eugene Dorn.
Design is by Jon Bausor with movement direction by Charlotte Broom, lighting by Philip Gladwell, sound by Christopher Shutt and casting by Julia Horan and Lotte Hines.
Photo Credit: Johan Persson