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1965
Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov
Adapted by Peter Watts from Elisaveta Fen's translation
Produced by John Tydeman
BBC Radio 3 first broacast in 1965
Repeated February 23, 1992

1989
Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov
Translated and adapted for radio by Brian Friel.
Studio Manager..Tony Gray
Directed by Pam Brighton
Music for Fiddle played composed and arranged by Jim McKillop.
BBC Radio Three 1989

Summary[]

Three genteel sisters raised for better things dream of escaping
from their dull lives and dreary provincial town back to Moscow.


The Casts[]

1965 Production

  • Paul Scofield
  • Lynn Redgrave
  • Ian McKellen
  • David Buck
  • George Cole
  • Rosalie Crutchley
  • Gudrun Ure
  • George Hagan
  • Terry Scully
  • Jill Bennett
  • Michael Mclain
  • Dorothy Holmes-Gore
  • Wilfrid Lawson


1989 Production

  • Olga..........Julia Davin
  • Masha.........Michelle Forbes
  • Irina.........Catherine Brennan
  • Tuzenbach.....John Hewitt
  • Chebutykin....Bernie Sweeney
  • Vershinin.....Tony Doyle
  • Andrei........Adrian Dunbar
  • Kulykin.......Ian McIlhinney
  • Solyony......Connor Hill
  • Natasha.......Sarah Jones
  • Anfisa........Kitty Gibson
  • Ferapont.....Michael Gormley

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