The Seagull

by Anton Chekhov / Trans. Paul Schmidt

Smallposter
Arkadina, a famous yet aging actress, brings her lover, the novelist Trigorin, to her brother's country estate. There, they encounter Arkadina's son, the aspiring author Konstantin, and Nina, the aspiring actress he's in love with. Nina's attraction to Trigorin triggers familial, romantic, and artistic conflicts.
Set in Russia at the end of the 19th century, The Seagull explores love, success, and the realities that impede our desires.
Contact the Show
at nikola.champlin@yale.edu
Performances
October 18 at 8:00pm
October 19 at 8:00pm
October 20 at 8:00pm
@ Afro-American Cultural Center, Enormous Room
Reservations
Show no longer running
Patrons should arrive at the theater 15 minutes before the performance to claim their reservation. At the scheduled performance time, patrons will be let in off of the waitlist based on when they signed up on the YDC website. Patrons with reservations arriving after this time will be treated as if they are at the top of the waitlist. Please see the full policy here.
Cast
Paulina AndreyevnaAli Viterbi
Nina ZarechnyaJessica Miller
MashaAlina Aksiyote
Konstantin TreplevZachary Bell
Irina ArkadinaJuliana Canfield
Yevgeny DornKyle Yoder
Ilya ShamrayevDave Harris
Pytor SorinLeonard Thomas
Boris TrigorinPeter Lewis
Semyon MedvedenkoEric Sirakian
Production Staff
DirectorAdela Jaffe
ProducerNikola Champlin
Stage ManagerSamantha Hansen
Technical DirectorJeffrey Zhu
Lighting DesignerAmelia Urry
Master ElectricianHarry Shamansky
Sound DesignerJosh Stein
Set DesignerGriffin Collier
Costume DesignerMalina Buturovic
Graphic DesignerAutumn VonPlinsky
Hair ArtistRachel Glodo
Makeup ArtistRachel Glodo
DramaturgMeredith Redick
Assistant DirectorMeredith Redick
Assistant Lighting DesignerSophia Nguyen