Digital Archive:Cast list, Uncle Vanya (1963)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams



translated by Constance Garnett


Marina Timofeyevna – Sybil Thorndike

Mikhail Lvovitch – Laurence Olivier

Ivan Petrovitch Voynitsky – Michael Redgrave

Alexandr Vladimirovitch Serebryakov – Max Adrian

Ilya Ilyitch Telyegin – Lewis Casson

Sofya Alexandrovna – Joan Plowright

Ilyena Andreyevna – Rosemary Harris

Marya Vassilyevna Voynitsky – Fay Compton

Yefin – Robert Lang


Director – Laurence Olivier

Set Designer – Sean Kenny

Costume Designer – Beatrice Dawson

Guitar Music Arranged by – Alexis Chesniakov

Lighting Consultant – Peter Jay


Stage Manager – Diana Boddington

Deputy Stage Manager – Terence Banks

Assistant Stage Managers – Louisa Browne, Byron Chandler, Mervyn Willis


July:                   Mon 1F, Tue 2, Wed 3, Thu 4m&e, Sat 6e, Fri 12, Wed 17m, Thu 18e, Sat 20e, Mon 22,

                            Wed 24e, Fri 26, Wed 31m,

August:              Thu 1m, Sat 3m, Wed 7m, Thu 8e, Sat 10e, Mon 12, Wed 14e, Fri 16, Tue 20, Thu 22e,

                            Sat 24m, Wed 28m, Thu 29e, Sat 31L


F = First Night

m = matinee

e = evening

L = Last Night


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