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Antaeus Archive:

2012 Season

The Seagull

February 23 – April 15, 2012

Written by: Anton Chekhov, Translated by Paul Schmidt
Directed by: Andrew J. Traister

Set on a country estate by a lake in 19th century Russia, this idyllic locale belies the turbulent passions of its inhabitants. The famous actress, Irina Arkadina, returns home with her lover to find a household overflowing with creativity, fantasies of fame, jealousy and unrequited love.


Recommended for Ages 16+


ARKADINA: Laura Wernette, Gigi Bermingham
TREPLEV: Antonio Jaramillo, Joe Delafield
SORIN: Mike McShane, Gregory Itzin
NINA: Abby Wilde, Jules Willcox
SHAMRAYEV: Armin Shimerman, John Achorn
PAULINA: Dawn Didawick, Reba Waters Thomas
MASHA: Joanna Strapp, Avery Clyde
TRIGORIN: Bo Foxworth, Adrian LaTourelle
DORN: Kurtwood Smith, James Sutorius
MEDVEDENKO: Bill Brochtrup, Patrick Wenk-Wolff
YAKOV: Brian Abraham
THE MAID: Janice Kent, Bonnie Snyder

*member, Actor’s Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the U.S. This production is presented under the auspices of the Actors’ Equity Los Angeles Membership Company Rule

Production Team

Scenic Designer: Lechetti Design
Costume Designer: A. Jeffrey Schoenberg
Lighting Designer: Jeremy Pivnivk
Sound Designer: Jeff Gardner
Property Designer: Heather Ho
Stage Manager: Lara Nall

“The comedy its playwright intended it to be.” – Stage Scene LA

“The Antaeus Company once again proves its integrity and much appreciated artistry in their newest production.” – BroadwayWorld


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